TL 17 March 2014
BLP joins Northern trek, with plans to open a Manchester outsourcing hub
They’re getting the mandates, and they’ve got the hiring power. Are US firms elbowing out the magic circle on leveraged finance?
Have the magic circle firms squandered their lead in acquisition finance?
Move of the week
Local and international firms are scrapping for work in Europe’s ‘golden boy’. But the market is not without its risks, including from neighbour Ukraine
The surge of oligarchs heading to London for their court battles is slacking off. But Russia still holds potential for those advisers ready to tread carefully
Scottish Power’s Glaswegian head of legal Marion Venman is driving an international agenda of integration, with language lessons at its core
Top disputes partners are quitting all over the place for the quieter boutique life