Ukrainian Investment Roadshow once again provided a platform for leading Ukrainian companies to get together and meet the most influential fund managers of new markets, investment bankers and consultants and a wide range of stakeholders from the London financial community, not to mention a wide range of current and potential strategic investors.
"Ukraine has very attractive investment opportunities, but they are unevenly distributed in the Ukrainian corporate landscape,” says Mikhail Merkulov, one of the speakers of the Roadshow.
Leaders of Ukrainian finance raising companies spoke about plans to raise capital for strategic development; international experts, consultants and financiers shared their experience and knowledge; international investors told what opportunities exist for Ukrainian issuers. In London, the leaders of leading Ukrainian companies met with potential strategic investors - fund managers of new markets, investment bankers and consultants, as well as with a wide range of stakeholders from the financial community of the UK capital.
The program of the Second Ukrainian Investment Roadshow consisted of 4 sessions, which discussed the macroeconomic prospects of Ukraine for 2019 and the subsequent period, an assessment of the infrastructure of capital markets and key capital raising tools available to Ukrainian issuers; case studies of fundraising strategies by the most well-known companies in the public and private sectors were presented, as well as a round table discussion was held between a group of investor consultants in transition markets and leading companies.
Roadshow included speakers from the government, business, financial and investment institutions, namely: Natalia Galibarenko, Ambassador of Ukraine to the UK; Matteo Patrone and Artem Shevaliev, EBRD; Adomas Audickas, Advisor to the Prime Minister of Ukraine; Yulia Kovaliv, Head of the Office of the National Investment Council of Ukraine; Ministry of Finance of Ukraine; representatives of financial, analytical organizations and business leaders, including Kyivstar, UVCA, Ukrzaliznitsya, PrivatBank, Metinvest Holding, Arricano Real Estate, Ukrtransgaz, Horizon Capital, UFuture Investment Group, White & Case, Trident Acquisitions, Amundi Asset Management, Allianz Global Investors, DLA Piper, Evris Law Firm, Black Iron Exploration & Development, Morgan Stanley, Ferrexpo, Ukrinnovate, Clearstream, Evris Law Firm, International Finance Corporation, BlueBay Asset Management.
Sponsors of the Roadshow: Evris Law Firm, UFuture, BNP Paribas, GNO Group, White & Case, DLA Piper.
According to the article http://www.dsnews.ua/novosti_kompaniy/mihail-merkulov-investitsii-v-ukrainu-nado-rassmatrivat-06122018105600