The outlook for investment banking

Citi's Hong Kong global banking head Ed Lam discusses the outlook for capital markets activity and M&A in the second half of the year.
Ed Lam, Citi
Ed Lam, Citi

In an interview conducted before last Friday's downgrade of the US by Standard Poor's, Citi's Ed Lam spoke to us about the outlook for investment banking activity. Although primary markets activity is on the back burner at the moment, there is still an active pipeline of issuers waiting to tap the market and a good chance that deal flow will resume soon.

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