About Anna Menin

Reporter covering private equity, investment, and regulation. Email stories to anna.menin@cityam.com

2019 Articles

Extinction Rebellion activists target Blackrock in Amazon deforestation protest
Extinction Rebellion activists target Blackrock in Amazon deforestation protest
Extinction Rebellion protesters have targeted the London headquarters of Blackrock, protesting what they described as the role of the world’s [...]
November 15, 2019
Private equity giant Carlyle dragged into dispute over Taylor Swift's past hits
Private equity giant Carlyle dragged into dispute over Taylor Swift's past hits
Taylor Swift has begged private equity titan The Carlyle Group for help after accusing two record executives of exercising “tyrannical [...]
November 15, 2019
China condemns 'attack' on Hong Kong minister in London
China condemns 'attack' on Hong Kong minister in London
The Chinese government has condemned what it called an “attack” on Hong Kong’s justice minister after she fell to the [...]
November 15, 2019
Media group Future buys Barcroft Studios as results beat expectations
Media group Future buys Barcroft Studios as results beat expectations
Media company Future has acquired production company Barcroft Studios for £23.5m, in a deal announced alongside the group’s annual results, [...]
November 15, 2019
Exclusive: Questions over Chilango's future after burrito chain calls in restructuring firm RSM
Exclusive: Questions over Chilango's future after burrito chain calls in restructuring firm RSM
Mexican chain Chilango, best known for its “Burrito Bonds”, is in talks to secure its long-term future with restructuring firm [...]
November 14, 2019
Softbank-backed fintech Oneconnect chooses New York over Hong Kong for IPO
Softbank-backed fintech Oneconnect chooses New York over Hong Kong for IPO
Oneconnect, the fintech arm of Chinese financial conglomerate Ping An, has chosen New York over Hong Kong for the launch [...]
November 14, 2019
Private Equity firm 3i posts 10 per cent return
Private Equity firm 3i posts 10 per cent return
Listed private equity firm 3i has reported an increased half-year return of 10 per cent, boosted by good trading performance [...]
November 14, 2019
Stobart Group shares fall after dividend suspended
Stobart Group shares fall after dividend suspended
Shares in Stobart Group fell as much as five per cent this morning after the company said it would suspend [...]
November 14, 2019
Asian markets sink further as Hong Kong protests escalate
Asian markets sink further as Hong Kong protests escalate
Asian markets have closed lower as anti-government protests continued to paralyse Hong Kong, with escalating violence forcing schools and universities [...]
November 14, 2019
Alibaba poised to launch record-breaking $13.4bn Hong Kong listing
Alibaba poised to launch record-breaking $13.4bn Hong Kong listing
Alibaba has launched the share sale for its Hong Kong listing, in a $13.4bn (£10.4bn) fundraising effort that’s set to [...]
November 13, 2019
Google to offer current accounts from next year
Google to offer current accounts from next year
Google will offer personal current accounts from some time next year in partnership with banks and credit unions, as the [...]
November 13, 2019
Coca-Cola HBC's revenue fizzes up in third quarter despite bad weather
Coca-Cola HBC's revenue fizzes up in third quarter despite bad weather
Shares in Coca-Cola HBC have risen this morning after the Coca-Cola company bottler reported an increase in revenue for the [...]
November 13, 2019
Alibaba’s secondary Hong Kong listing gets exchange approval
Alibaba’s secondary Hong Kong listing gets exchange approval
Alibaba has been given the green light by the Hong Kong stock exchange (HKEX)for a secondary listing in the city [...]
November 13, 2019
Revealed: The 50 fastest growing tech companies in the UK
Revealed: The 50 fastest growing tech companies in the UK
Firms based in London dominate a new ranking of the 50 fastest growing tech companies in the UK. Fintech bank [...]
November 8, 2019