Insights and media coverage

Euronext IPOReady program

Euronext, Kepler Cheuvreux, Crédit Agricole CIB invited Ariane Hayate, CFA from Edmond de Rothschild Asset Management and our CEO Per Einar Ellefsen to share the public investors' perspective in an IPO with the participants in the IPOReady program...

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World Green Economy Summit

On 28 November, we were invited by Dubai Electricity & Water Authority - DEWA to speak at the World Green Economy Summit in Dubai.As COP28 UAE kicked off, we discussed the role of banks and investors in enabling the energy transition. My take...

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IIGCC publishes climate solutions guidance

🌱Institutional Investors Group on Climate Change (IIGCC) has published their Climate Solutions Guidance to help investors identify, classify and measure allocation to climate solutions - and in line with Amundsen Investment Management, they...

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Deutsche Börse pre-IPO day

Deutsche Börse invited us to Berlin on 2 November to share our views on public markets investors' expectations in an IPO. Amundsen Investment Management has a long experience investing in IPOs in Germany (and globally), and we were happy to share...

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VIX and IPO volumes

On Linkedin: The VIX index is back to pre-Covid levels and below 15%.VIX has proven to be a good 3-9 months lead indicator for #ipo activity.As we head into summer, I cannot help but flagging the summer 2011 episode. VIX spiked on the back of EU...

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Euronext Techshare campus in Lisbon

This morning our CEO Per Einar Ellefsen participated in a panel discussion with Jacques-Aurélien Marcireau, CFA and Alexis JANIN about Building a #Tech ecosystem in Europe,...

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Take-privates of recent IPOs

On Linkedin: Today another take-private announcement with Bain Capital capital bidding for SoftwareOne YTD - in Europe - we have seen more take-private announcements than #ipos (companies with capitalisations >100m$) !!! What is...

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Euronext Tech Leaders 1-year anniversary

Amundsen Investment Management was a founding partner of Euronext's Tech Leaders initiative, which aims to highlight the diversity of technology companies listed on the European stock exchanges. Press Release from Euronext: Paris – 15 June...

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Quid pro quo? What factors influence IPO Allocations to investors?

In 2014, the UK FCA began a review of financial markets, which gave them access to the IPO books for 220 EMEA IPOs between 2010 and 2015. With access to this dataset, the paper by Tim Jenkinson, Howard Jones and Felix Suntheim is quite unique, as it is one of the few studies that leverages information about actual investor demand, interaction and allocations. The main question they try to answer is how #IPO allocations are determined – and whether it is based on help in information gathering, or “quid pro quo”, ie. to their “good” clients.

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Innovations in Sustainable Finance podcast

In this podcast with Julian Kölbel, Professor of Sustainable Finance at University of St.Gallen, our co-founder and CEO Per Einar Ellefsen discusses the IPO process, the need for further ESG disclosure in IPOs, and how providing...

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Euronext Tech Leaders initiative

We are present today at Euronext’s Tech Leaders conference, to affirm our support to the listing of #tech companies in Europe. The French minister of technology announced the government’s ambition to see 10 French unicorns listed by...

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LSE IPO Forum 2022

Thank you to LSEG (London Stock Exchange Group), Bank of America and Moelis & Company for the invitation to speak at the London IPO Forum today. Our CIO Gautier Rousseau shared our views on important questions...

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Euronext Oslo Børs conference

We are happy to attend the Euronext Oslo Børs conference today, celebrating the re-opening of the Oslo Stock Exchange building. The theme of the conference was The role of capital markets in the green transition.Amundsen Investment Management is...

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Galion Project: Expectations of IPO Investors

We are very excited to be invited to participate in a roundtable on the expectations of #IPO investors at an event organized by Societe Generale and The Galion Project in Paris on July 5th. Our CIO Gautier Rousseau will be discussing with Aude...

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Lhyfe IPO

🚀Congratulations to Lhyfe for its IPO! 🚀 Current market conditions are extremely challenging but Lhyfe was successful in raising capital to finance the deployment of its growing pipeline of green hydrogen projects. 🌱 Capital markets can...

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