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Geneva-based investment advisor sees an “acceleration in number of private market investments” among HNW clients, as well as increasing interest in digital assets

Geneva-based investment advisor sees an “acceleration in number of private market investments” among HNW clients, as well as increasing interest in digital assets

High-net-worth investors across Europe, Asia, and South America have placed faith in private markets specialists over the last 18 months, as illiquid investment opportunities were seen as a safer bet during the uncertainty of Covid-19.

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Maples advises Literacy Capital on Cayman Islands Stock Exchange Listing

Maples advises Literacy Capital on Cayman Islands Stock Exchange Listing

Maples and Calder, the Maples Group's law firm, has advised Literacy Capital on a first-of-its-kind dual listing on the Specialist Fund Segment of the London Stock Exchange and on the Cayman Islands Stock Exchange (CSX). The offering, which closed on 25 June 2021, took approximately two months to arrange with the listing on the CSX only taking two weeks from start to listing.

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CMO IPO caps hat-trick of high multiple exits for KCP

CMO IPO caps hat-trick of high multiple exits for KCP

The recent IPO of online building products retailer CMO Group PLC rounded off a busy and productive 12 months for private equity firm Key Capital Partners(KCP). The flotation represented the firm’s third high-value exit in the last 12 months; coming hot on the heels of the sale of nursing business Routes Healthcare (North) to Palatine Private Equity in June and IT training and consultancy firm Sparta Global to Inflexion in October.