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CDR London supported Shurgard’s €2.04 billion Initial Global Offering

The CDR Financial team in London supported Shurgard on its successful €2.04 billion Initial Global Offering and listing on Euronext Brussels in October 2018.

Could uncertainty provide an opportunity for communicating internationally?

The next chapter of the Brexit saga has reared its contentious head  as the government published the first set of 25 notices advising on the possibility of a ‘no deal’ Brexit. This is the first batch of up to 80 advisory notices the government is set to publish in the coming months.

Adding value?

We are entering an interesting phase of societal and economic development, which could be characterised as the era of wealth disinflation. Consider all the major ‘business innovations’ over the past 10 years, from Amazon to AirBnB. Are they creating new sources of income and a reason to purchase or simply slashing the cost from established…

We helped Grit Real Estate Income Group list on the London Stock Exchange

Our London financial team provided strategic communications advice to Grit Real Estate Income Group on its London listing, which took place on 31 July.

I’ve got an integrated marketing campaign!

ITV’s hugely popular reality show Love Island has come to an end, and while many of the competitions, conversations and challenges in the programme should be avoided by corporates, the show does a fantastic job integrating its marketing across channels, such that the awareness of the programme goes way beyond those who watch the shows…

It’s hot and there’s a carrot crisis

Roads are melting and the UK has been officially experiencing a heatwave for more than a month with the current spell of hot weather lasting since at least June 23rd – and no end in sight.

Sometimes even the biggest disrupters should play by established rules

Last week saw the first public outing of the Wild Boars, the Thai football team who were rescued, to worldwide acclaim, after spending more than two weeks trapped in flood-filled caves.  Though, sadly not before the death of one of the rescue divers.

Can social media impact a start-up’s ability to get funding?

There are several ways that start-up owners can raise funds to grow their business. Some ask friends and family, whilst others go after investors with an inspiring pitch deck and business plan.