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Mergermarket quotes Andrew Collins and Emily Dobson on London’s status in the IPO market

The IPO of Air Astana could help lead to the resurgence of London as an attractive destination for fast-growing companies from traditional emerging and frontier markets.

Andrew Collins, Partner, and Emily Dobson, Senior Associate, speak with Cristiano Dalla Bona, London ECM Reporter, at Mergermarket on London's status in the IPO market.

They say that several international companies still envision London listings as opposed to other jurisdictions.

For instance, natural resources – oil, gas, and mining –, and infrastructure and aviation businesses from emerging countries will still find a home in London, much more than in the US, they argued.

They say that the UK’s historic track record, language, sector research, and advisory capabilities still make London a suitable listing venue.

Read the full article in Mergermarket here.

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