GBS Financial News and Opinions
Learn about the current financial news and opinions from the leaders at GBS Finance.
Acon Investments L.L.C. has announced the acquisition by its subsidiary ACON Latin America Opportunities Fund IV, L.P. of a majority stake in Salesland S.L., leading in direct selling and marketing. With 7,600 sales agents in Latin America and 3,300 in Iberia.
The Galician company Congalsa announces the acquisition of the Portuguese company Sulpasteis. To formalize the transaction the firm had the external support of GBS Finance
GBS Finance Wealth Management has expanded its team with the new addition of Javier Garcia Matias to the Barcelona office.
GBS Finance has expanded its Wealth Management team with the appointment of Ana Álvarez as head of Institutional Relations. Ana Álvarez will be responsible for the management and development of the company’s relations with banks and associates.
GBS Finance advised the Metrópolis Real Estate Fund in its capital increase of 77 million euros. The Barcelona-based fund aims to buy new office buildings with this new increase in capital.
Gerardo Lorenzo, director at GBS Finance Wealth Management, states that “at GBS we have no doubt that Galicia’s growth potential is extraordinary” in an interview published by El Correo Gallego. He analyzes the Galician economy and companies, and he predicts that “there will be great business opportunities.”
GBS Finance strengthened its Wealth Management team by appointing two members to its Business Development area. Gerardo Lorenzo and Xavier Moreno will be responsible for the company as directors in Madrid and Barcelona, respectively.
Alberto Roldán of GBS Finance Wealth Management, analizes why it is a good option to incorporate gold, as a means to diversify, into your portfolio in an article for Invertia. He justifies this by stating, “we live in a very complicated and difficult times for the saver” in relation to low interest rates among other reasons.
The board of directors from the chocolate company, Natra approved yesterday the take over bid put forth by the Italian group Investindustrial.
Alberto Roldán of GBS Finance Wealth Management, participates in a report on alternative investments published by the magazine Estrategias de Inversión. Roldán points out that “we cannot simply classify these investments as better or worse, they are simply different based on the most basic scale of parameters that every investor demands in any investment, such as profitability and risk”.