Another year, another Russia shutdown: after two years of brisk flows, capital markets activity came to an abrupt halt in April when the US imposed sanctions on Oleg Deripaska, Viktor Vekselberg and their associated companies.
Not content with successful stints at News International, The Times, Sunday Times, and the highly successful start-ups where she worked for over a decade, Karen launched her own publishing company, Citywealth, back in 2005.
Indeed activity has firmed in recent months and, given the upturn in real earnings growth, growth should continue.
Philippe Guez, founder of cross-border mergers and acquisitions firm Guez Partners, says the European perception of Israeli technology has changed, and that Israel is now on the radar of large European companies
Jeremy Arnold from Withers LLP tells Spear's that political rhetoric, point scoring, and an avalanche of legislative changes have started to take a toll on non-dom taxpayers