The 10-year euro-denominated bond was oversubscribed, priced at a yield of 4.375 percent which surprised many analysts and Ukraine watchers. Konstantin Stetsenko, founding partner of ICU, the leading asset manager in Ukraine, noted that Ukraine would not have been able to sell the bond at such a low yield a year before.
The head of one of Britain’s largest trading platforms has become one of the most senior industry figures to speak out against proposals to cut trading hours in London, saying it would not be “helpful” for the City and could make it “less competitive globally”. June Felix, whose company IG Group offers 24-hour trading to customers, said “the whole idea that everything has to be around work/life balance” is a “bit skewed”.
Ahead of the kickoff of Frieze LA, Galerie‘s editorial director Lisa Fayne Cohen, editor-in-chief Jacqueline Terrebonne, and Ralph Pucci hosted an event at Pucci’s eponymous design gallery in Hollywood, known for featuring such legendary designers as Hervé Van Der Straeten, Pierre Paulin, Paul McCobb, and India Mahdavi.
Manish Gudka, CEO, Aprirose, said: “As we develop and grow our hotel offer, we continue to look for the best opportunities. Creating a concept hotel is an exciting first for Aprirose, working alongside best in class partners to deliver both a destination and experience at a well-located site. We look forward to the launch of the hotel later in the year, as well as subsequent Birch spaces in the coming years.”
Rt Hon The Lord Mayor of the City of London Alderman William Russell introduced the session, and the late Lord Mayor Alderman Peter Estlin and Caroline Wright, CEO of The Lord Mayor’s Appeal signed the Time to Change pledge and encouraged organisations in the room to do the same, highlighting how This is Me is a tool that organisations can use to achieve their own Time to Change pledge and/or Thriving at Work standards.
Jensen Partners has expanded its global footprint to meet the growing demand for specialized recruitment services. Peter Mayer, formerly a Partner at PJT Park Hill, joins Jensen Partners as Head of Europe, set to lead European efforts out of the firm's London office and spearhead recruiting and AUM growth advisory.