* Evercore working with headhunting firm Charta Partners –
LONDON/PARIS/NEW YORK Several U.S. boutique investment banks are looking to hire senior staff in Paris in the wake of Britain's departure from the EU and have poached bankers from France's most established advisory firms, including Lazard, sources told Reuters.
LONDON, Oct 16 U.S. buyout fund KKR has
tapped six of its most senior partners to share the leadership
of its private equity operations in the Americas, Europe and
Asia-Pacific as part of a new management structure.
By Joanna Jonczyk-Gwizdala, Andrés González and Pamela Barbaglia
LONDON/MILAN/ATHENS Greece's Eurobank is struggling to finalize a deal to sell a majority stake in its loan-recovery business to U.S. money manager PIMCO, sources familiar with the matter told Reuters, after a Sept. 30 deadline passed with no agreement.
PARIS/MUNICH/MADRID German insurer Allianz has emerged as the frontrunner to invest in the bancassurance business of Spanish lender BBVA , two sources close to the deal told Reuters, after Italian rival Generali pulled out of the race.
LONDON/NEW YORK Global mergers and acquisitions (M&A) plunged 16% year-on-year to $729 billion in the third quarter, according to Refinitiv data, the lowest quarterly volume since 2016, as growing economic uncertainty curbed the risk appetite of companies considering deals.
LONDON Woodford Patient Capital Trust plc , a listed trust run by money manager Neil Woodford, said on Thursday that its administrator would cut valuations on three of its holdings due to a "challenging fundraising environment."
LONDON European private equity firm Ambienta SGR said on Monday it had agreed to sell Italian hydraulic components specialist Safim to U.S. car parts maker DexKo Global.
LONDON Investment bank Moelis & Co has hired Barclays' banker and army veteran Will Peters to advise its tech, media and telecoms (TMT) clients as a managing director based in London, a source familiar with the matter told Reuters.