Bryan, Garnier & Co Promotes 4 To Strengthen European Presence

Bryan, Garnier & Co has announced key promotions to bolster its European presence at a crucial time for the financial sector, which is facing challenges like market volatility, inflation, and regulatory changes in the EU. Over the past year, the firm has successfully completed more than 60 transactions across sectors such as Software & Fintech, […]

PWP Exclusive: Advisory on Lionsgate’s $383 Million Senior Notes Exchange

The Perella Weinberg Partners Office. PHOTO: Vault/PWP

Perella Weinberg Partners (PWP) served as the financial advisor to the Ad Hoc Group of Noteholders in Lionsgate’s recent senior notes exchange, a significant development for the entertainment powerhouse. On May 2, 2024, Lionsgate, based in Santa Monica, California, and Vancouver, BC, announced an Exchange Agreement involving around $383 million in principal of its 5.500% […]

Apollo & Sony: Record-Breaking $26bn Paramount Strategy Explained

Apollo Global Management and Sony Pictures Entertainment have unveiled plans for a strategic acquisition of Paramount Global, with a purchase price set at $26 billion. This ambitious move aims to restructure and streamline Paramount by maintaining its core movie studio and selling off other significant assets including the CBS network, MTV, and the streaming service […]

Brookfield Asset Management: Profits Decline and Shares Drop Explained

Bruce Flatt, CEO of Brookfield. PHOTO: Brookfield/CHRIS YOUNG/THE CANADIAN PRESS

Brookfield Asset Management has reported a decline in quarterly profits, the first since its separation from its parent company. This drop was primarily due to decreased fee revenues in several of its core business segments. The company recorded distributable earnings of $547 million, or 34 cents per share, down from $563 million in the same […]

Houlihan Lokey Exclusive: New Sovereign-Debt Advisory Unit Explained

Houlihan Lokey, Inc. (NYSE:HLI) is a global investment bank with expertise in mergers and acquisitions, capital markets, financial restructuring. Photo: Shutterstock

Houlihan Lokey Inc. has launched a new division focused on advising governments on managing their sovereign debt. This initiative marks a significant expansion for the firm, traditionally known for its corporate restructuring prowess. Leading this new effort is David Gadmer, a former Lazard Inc. banker with extensive