In our corporate advisory newsletter, Finbarr Griffin, Head of Corporate Advisory, reflects on a volatile first quarter amid geopolitical instability, surging inflation and concerns over tighter monetary policy.
After record-high levels of global IPO activity in 2021, volatile market conditions have resulted in a slowdown in both IPO volumes and proceeds raised in the first quarter of 2022. Nevertheless, Finbarr and his team are beginning to see some tentative signs of IPO interest re-emerging, with a handful of “early look” processes commencing in Q2 2022.
Other highlights in this edition include:
- Trends to watch: David Kearney, Head of Corporate Broking, examines the signs for optimism in the months ahead
- Our Q1 2022 transaction highlights
- A Q&A with Nuala McMahon, Head of Aviation and Transport Research, where she presents her views on the sector’s recovery from the pandemic and sustainability strategies
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