Equity

News analysis

  • The challenge of Australian dual tracks

    18 September 2014

    Strong equity markets have prompted sellers to consider parallel exit routes. But as By Herbert Smith Freehills' Philippa Stone and Nick Baker explain, running two deals at once prompts legal challenges

  • Barriers to Reit spin-off success

    10 September 2014

    Windstream Holdings' spin off of assets into a publicly traded real-estate investment trust marks the US's fourth tax-free Reit spin-off in less than two years. But regulatory burdens could prove problematic for other deals in the pipeline

  • Vietnam ETF first highlights ECM interest

    04 September 2014

    The IPO of Vietnam’s first domestic exchange-traded fund shows that foreign investors have revived their interest in the capital markets