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Is the SPAC boom over?

June 21, 2021

A wave of special purpose acquisition company deals have helped take the US equity capital and M&A markets to new heights, but there are signs the surge is tailing off. 

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London remains a key market for SocGen, says its UK head

June 17, 2021

French bank has big plans for the UK market in key areas such as energy transition and ESG, says Christophe Lattuada.

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Minority-owned investment banks increase share in US corporate bond markets

June 8, 2021

Minority-, women- and veteran-owned firms are playing a more prominent role in corporate bond issuance. But will it prove to be a long-term shift? 

Sustainable loans hit 20% market share in Europe

May 24, 2021

Syndicated loans linked to green or social objectives have dramatically increased their share of the market. 

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Sustainable ABS: as easy as ABC?

May 18, 2021

Green and social securitisation transactions are starting to break through. Is this market on the cusp of taking off?

Is there a clear path ahead for Spain’s recovery?

May 17, 2021

Spain is pinning its hopes on EU recovery funds to boost its economy, but it faces a number of challenges. 

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Citi gets set for growth in the Nordics

May 17, 2021

Alex Stiris outlines Citi’s ambitious plans for the region, including the expansion of its commercial banking and custody offerings.

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Deals of the Year 2021 – Middle East

May 4, 2021

A look at the year's most noteworthy deals in the Middle East.

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Deals of the Year 2021 – Europe

May 4, 2021

The best deals in Europe over the past year are celebrated.

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Deals of the Year 2021 – Asia-Pacific

May 4, 2021

The Banker reviews the Asia-Pacific region’s best deals of the past year.

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