Davy Corporate Finance is Ireland’s largest corporate finance adviser.
We work with domestic and international public, private, commercial and semi-state entities, combining innovative advice and proven execution skills, to provide a complete range of integrated corporate finance services.
Davy's Debt & Specialist Finance team is the largest in Ireland. We act for both borrowers and investors in the global debt markets.
We are active traders in all sovereign bonds and global credits, and are primary dealers of Irish government bonds.
Our Institutional Services are supported by innovative, timely and commercial ideas based on our knowledge and understanding of the companies we cover and the industries in which they operate.
For more than 85 years, Davy has been committed to serving charitable organisations.
Davy Charities offers comprehensive investment solutions across the Charity, Not-For-Profit, Endowment and Philanthropic investment landscape.
Davy has over 15 years' experience in the credit union market in Ireland, and can offer investment expertise and assistance in relation to regulatory and market developments.
Our dedicated Credit Unions team provides a choice of service offerings to meet the individual requirements of each Credit Union.
Davy offers a competitive share dealing service for Employee Share Option Plans (ESOP).
We have a highly qualified and experienced ESOP team dedicated to assisting members of company share plans. Services include Approved Profit Share Schemes, Employee Share Option Schemes, Restricted Stock Unit Schemes, and Save As You Earn Schemes.
1994 was a year which many bond investors would like to forget, as bond markets crashed and many investors suffered huge losses in what subsequently became known as the ‘Great Bond Market Massacre’. Many now fear a repeat of 1994 with 10-year US Treasury yields rising by almost 1% since the start of May, eerily matching the early stages of the 1994 sell-off.
Back in the 1980s, Japan was the role model for global economic policy makers. It was seen as having achieved the most effective mix between free market and social structures and had the best potential for longer term sustainable growth rates.
With companies facing increasing financial challenges and with anticipated legislative changes which may reduce the security of retired members’ entitlements, individuals holding Defined Benefit (‘DB’) pensions in company schemes should give serious consideration to the alternative Approved Retirement Fund (‘ARF’) option before making any retirement decisions.
America is slowly emerging from the worst economic downturn since the Great Depression. Despite predictions of its demise as the world’s greatest superpower, we expect the US to reassert its economic and financial prowess over the next decade.
Through the development of new technologies such as hydraulic fracking and horizontal drilling, America is on the cusp of an energy renaissance. In time, a move toward energy self-sufficiency will yield numerous advantages for the US economy.
With the knowledge that the current pension tax relief regime is being reviewed, 2013 may be the last opportunity for individuals to accumulate a fund of up to €2.3 million; and/or take a pension lump sum of up to €575,000.