Bob Diamond buys Kepler stake, IPO possible later

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By Sam Kerr
27 Jun 2018

The shareholders of French brokerage Kepler Cheuvreux have restructured its ownership, with two new investors coming in and UniCredit increasing its stake, while others have sold out.

Atlas Merchant Capital, the fund run by former Barclays chief executive Bob Diamond, has taken a 19.7% stake in Kepler. Another new shareholder, Edmond de Rothschild Equity Strategies (ERES), has taken an 8% stake. The amounts paid have not been disclosed.

UniCredit has increased its holding from 5.2% ...

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