The panel examined what kind of request makes for a "bank story" vs a “unitranche story”. What projects can banks support and which are more challenging? Which sectors present a more difficult risk profile for credit committees and why? Borrowers and lenders offer their perspectives on raising debt; can the hausbank still be relied upon for all funding requirements? Which projects or strategies have been challenging to finance through relationship banks?
"In my 30 years in the market, I've never seen an environment that is so full of threats". Olof Manner, Head of Research at Swedbank presents in March 2016 at Mergermarket's Nordic M&A and Private Equity Forum #NordicMnA
A panel of M&A specialists lead a discussion around the key features of the Nordic M&A market, including the risks of rising asset prices for Nordic acquirers, the influence of US and Asian bidders as well as cross-border trends. #NordicMnA
The rotation in the region's debt market continues. In this market overview, Mathew Cestar, Co-Head of Global Credit Products in EMEA at Credit Suisse provided an assessment of how the European debt markets are evolving away from banks toward institutional-based relationships.
Stefano Giudici, Head of Global Banking Italy at HSBC summarises his conversation with Francesco Tanzi, CFO at Pirelli and Maximo Ibarra, CEO of WIND Italy with Giovanni Amodeo, Global Editor-in-Chief at Mergermarket.
Maximo Ibarra, CEO of WIND Italy, talks with Giovanni Amodeo, Global Editor-in-Chief at Mergermarket, on the recent disposal programme, giving insight to the timeline of the process. Maximo also talks about the threats to European telecom operators.