We are able to draw upon considerable resources, enabling us to act in a co-ordinated way with small companies and multinationals alike. Bringing together specialists in corporate finance, private equity and equity capital markets, the group allows our clients to benefit from a multidisciplinary approach through a single team.
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Listing your company can seem like a daunting task with many regulatory and business hurdles to overcome. We have the depth of experience and access to resources to ensure that you will be best placed to make the transition to the public markets as smoothly as possible.
Whether yours is a small, private company or a large plc, Pinsent Masons can offer company secretarial support and advice tailored to your specific requirements. The role of a company secretary varies widely between companies, however in most cases the company secretary will be expected to advise on a range of legal, financial and administrative matters.
Our focus is on your long-term success on public markets, with the specialist advice crucial in helping you with the strategic changes often necessary to realise your business goals.
"Corporate governance" is a much used term, but can have a variety of meanings. At its narrowest, it refers to the UK Corporate Governance Code which applies to companies with a premium listing in the UK. More widely, it has become shorthand for the way any organisation is run, with particular emphasis on its accountability, integrity and risk management.
Much of our work is complex, high-value, cross-border and innovative.
We recognize that establishing an investment fund involves bringing together a number of different elements to ensure your fund is established as quickly and efficiently as possible. It is important that your fund is structured in a tax efficient manner, is consistent with market practice and that you have a team that is responsive to you and to your prospective investors.
Strategic alliances and joint ventures can be key elements of a business strategy. They can provide incredible opportunities for companies to access new markets, share market risk, develop joint IP and implement economies of scale and scope. These can be highly complex and as such can easily lead to a loss of shareholder value if not structured in the most efficient way for both parties.
Whatever your role in a merger or acquisition, our M&A team (Ranked No 1 for UK M&A and ECM deals by volume, Corpfin 2012 H1) has the expertise and resources needed to achieve a successful transaction.
Our award winning international Private Equity Team is recognised as one of the leading private equity practices. It is dedicated and focussed to helping successful institutions in the mid market deliver their ambitions.
Pinsent Masons has a first-rate reputation in general corporate matters and our lawyers have considerable experience in major transactional work around the Asia Pacific region. Our Asia corporate team members come from diverse backgrounds yet they share a common approach in providing practical commercial, tailored to local markets.
With over 35 years experience in the Middle East, our regional Corporate Group advises international and local corporations across core sectors and markets including Energy, Infrastructure, Advanced Manufacturing, Healthcare and Life Sciences, Education and Retail.