Category: News

Natixis Client Garden Party

No, not auditions for next year’s The Apprentice, but three of the Moorgate team arriving at the Natixis Client Garden Party on the roof garden of Cannon Bridge House in the City of London. Left to right: Paige Long, Samantha Smith and Samantha Randall

Natixis announces second infra-debt partnership

Further to the news that Natixis signed an agreement with French insurer CNP Assurances – in which the French investment bank will originate and source infrastructure debt for the institutional investor – Moorgate oversaw the distribution of the announcement and ensured it was covered in all of the specialist project finance titles. The news was …

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TFR profiles Falcon Group’s UAE Head, Nam Sahasra

UAE Regional Head, Nam Sahasra, describes his background and role as ‘financial engineer’ at Falcon Group to editor Clarissa Dann in this month’s issue of Trade & Forfaiting Review. To read the full article, please click here

Our blog turns one

The Moorgate blog is one year old tomorrow. We hope it has highlighted our brand of financial PR – involving communicating the expertise of our clients. Below are our top 10 posts by viewing: S&P – Global Reinsurance Highlights 2012 Edition News announcement for Natixis infra debt distribution deal with Ageas S&P Project Finance and Shadow Banking …

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Moorgate CEO writes in anniversary edition of Trade Finance

In May Trade Finance magazine turned 30. In order to mark this milestone, the current managing editor Jonathan Bell (“JB”) invited our CEO – and former editor of the magazine back in the 1990s – to offer his thoughts and memories. In the article, Robert Kelsey supports this most benign form of finance, and offers …

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Natixis’s Pierre-Henri Denain in EMEA Finance

Following his appointment as Natixis’s Head of EMEA for Wholesale Banking, Pierre-Henri Denain was featured in the May edition of EMEA Finance. In the article, Denain explains what he hopes to achieve as he steps into his new role – and predominately, how his wholesale banking team is gearing up for growth across the EMEA …

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Simon Lonergan joins Falcon Group from Société Générale

Trade and Forfaiting Review and City A.M report that alternative financier Falcon Group has hired Simon Lonergan as Head of Operations to manage its continued growth.

Triumph for Australia at Moorgate Comic Relief Table Football Tournament

In the inaugural Moorgate Comic Relief Table Football Tournament, the trophy was carried home by the competition’s surprise package – Southern-hemisphere battlers Paige Long and Samantha Smith. The Aussie outsiders triumphed over the self-proclaimed pre-tournament favorites, Thomas Pankovas and Alex Welsby, in the final – avenging their defeat in the group stages. In the end …

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Natixis expands with new Head of EMEA

Following the announcement that Pierre-Henri Denain, Natixis’ Senior Country Manager for the UK, was appointed Head of the bank’s EMEA platform (further to his existing duties), Moorgate reached out to the media to ensure the news was circulated to a select list of tier-one journalists and specialist press. The appointment, which signals a boost for …

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Siemens Financial Services (SFS) looks at changing role of captives in new white paper ‘Making the Difference’

Current volatilities in the financial markets are having a deep and lasting impact on the funding environment for companies, as proposed regulations are likely to lead to banking constraints, reducing the supply of long-term debt. In light of these trends, Moorgate interviewed nine executives from Siemens Financial Services (SFS) and helped SFS put together a …

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