Investment Forum

Welcome to the Cantor Fitzgerald Investment Forum where we bring you market news, investment insights and a series of informative articles.

Richard Power

Richard Power

Regular investors will soon be invited to buy shares in AIB, when the Government announces a 25% trade sale as part of an IPO (initial public offering) or secondary market offering. On the timing of the upcoming IPO, AIB management has said “the bank is now ready for an IPO, when market conditions permit and

Liam Kiely

Liam Kiely

The Irish Venture Capital Association recently released its Pulse Survey for 2016 and it seems Irish SMEs had a record year in terms of fund raising for expansion. An incredible €888.1 million was raised into private Irish SME’s (including IPOs), a rather excellent improvement of 70% on 2015 and 230% on the 2012 total raise

David Coffey

David Coffey

100 days of Trump Politically, it has not been the roaring success that the President had hoped for – Obamacare repeal remains in question, the travel ban on Muslims was overturned, there has been no funding for a wall along the Mexican border and no detailed proposals on tax and regulation reform. However, financial markets

William Heffernan

William Heffernan

Could we have a conventional result in a year of anomalous results? In the French presidential election Emmanuel Macron is gaining momentum as the first round approaches. Just as increasing political risk had kept European equities constrained over the past 6 months, the decline in said political risk over the past month has allowed investors