FCA Consultation Paper

The fairest, most informative deal for investors in post-Brexit IPOs. That’s what the FCA wants us to think The FCA consultation paper regarding research written pre-IPO will improve Britain’s perception as a competitive global listing hub The FCA – the City regulator – yesterday published its long awaited Consultation Paper outlining sweeping reforms as to how information should be disseminated, and indeed who it should … Continue reading FCA Consultation Paper

Active networking – is this the end of the long lunch?

When I started my career in public relations 20 years ago, ‘networking’ was a euphemism for long lunches and hazy evenings in hostelries around the City…with some passing similarities to the TV series Mad Men.  How things have changed.  This week I found myself cycling laps of the Olympic Velodrome with 14 business executives, entrepreneurs and assorted advisers as part of BDO Velo – an … Continue reading Active networking – is this the end of the long lunch?

Successful night for Newgate clients at the Grant Thornton QC Awards

It was a successful night for Newgate’s financial PR clients at the 2017 Grant Thornton Quoted Company Awards last week. Blue Prism won IPO of the Year with judges recognising the Company as an emerging leader in the world of robotic process automation software. Maiden results showed sales growth of 59 per cent and a revenue run rate 143 per cent higher than the previous … Continue reading Successful night for Newgate clients at the Grant Thornton QC Awards