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UK public companies under siege from overseas buyers, or are they?

UK public companies under siege from overseas buyers, or are they?

Henrik Persson, Head of PLC Strategic Advisory, looks at whether UK plc is up for sale and if it presents an enticing opportunity for overseas or opportunistic domestic raiders.

finnCap Tech Chat | Disruptors disrupted

finnCap Tech Chat | Disruptors disrupted

These are 'interesting times' for the global tech industry. In today's Tech Chat, we review the challenges facing the global tech industry and note the wave of layoffs across the Silicon Valley and beyond as US tech titans tighten their belts and face up to the reality of having to make profit to earn their keep. UK tech learned this discipline a while ago.

"Be fearful when others are greedy, and greedy when others are fearful" | The Consumer Sector View

"Be fearful when others are greedy, and greedy when others are fearful" | The Consumer Sector View

At finnCap, Consumer Research Director Nigel Parson recently published his consumer note ‘Shopping Trolley’ which analyses six UK restaurant operators. Despite some recent poor trading, current market conditions for the restaurant industry represent an interesting opportunity for investors seeking high operational gearing as we head into recovery.

Why biogas is generating attention | finnCap Energy Insights

Why biogas is generating attention | finnCap Energy Insights

Why biogas is generating attention - Biogas and biomethane currently account for less than 3% of total bioenergy demand, but are gaining traction due to a number of benefits they offer the energy transition. Our latest Energy Insights report delves deeper.

In the business of carbon removal | finnCap Energy Insights

In the business of carbon removal | finnCap Energy Insights

Carbon removal becoming essential - As we are all too aware, the earth’s surface temperature is already over 1.0°C above pre-industrial levels and it is becoming increasingly clear that removing CO2 from the atmosphere will be necessary to reach global climate goals. Carbon Capture & Storage (CCS) and Direct Air Capture (DAC) are CO2 removal technologies that are key enablers for reaching global net zero emissions by 2050.

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Why biogas is generating attention | finnCap Energy Insights

Why biogas is generating attention | finnCap Energy Insights

Why biogas is generating attention - Biogas and biomethane currently account for less than 3% of total bioenergy demand, but are gaining traction due to a number of benefits they offer the energy transition. Our latest Energy Insights report delves deeper.

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In the business of carbon removal | finnCap Energy Insights

In the business of carbon removal | finnCap Energy Insights

Carbon removal becoming essential - As we are all too aware, the earth’s surface temperature is already over 1.0°C above pre-industrial levels and it is becoming increasingly clear that removing CO2 from the atmosphere will be necessary to reach global climate goals. Carbon Capture & Storage (CCS) and Direct Air Capture (DAC) are CO2 removal technologies that are key enablers for reaching global net zero emissions by 2050.

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Why the energy storage market is set to explode | Energy Insights - May 2022

Why the energy storage market is set to explode | Energy Insights - May 2022

EV battery supply chains are already under pressure, stationary energy storage requirements are increasing and alternatives to lithium-ion are needed globally. Nevertheless, new battery chemistries are being commercialised and in this report we look at a panoply of battery technologies being developed.

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Why 2022 will be a record year for cell and gene therapy | Life Sciences Insights - March 2022

Why 2022 will be a record year for cell and gene therapy | Life Sciences Insights - March 2022

Download the latest Life Sciences Insights, which heralds the encouraging new era of innovative technologies within the life sciences sector with long-term benefits and curative potential, Cell and Gene Therapy (CGT) which has been seen as the ‘future’ of medicine for many years. We are now closer than ever to that future becoming the present.

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Direct to Consumer: Rite of Passage | Consumer Insights - Jan 2022

Direct to Consumer: Rite of Passage | Consumer Insights - Jan 2022

Direct-to-consumer is the biggest trend in retail today, but it is proving difficult for investors to make money from this secular shift at present. In this report, we highlight the cases, growth trajectories and strategies of leading DTC brands.

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