Fachartikel – Activists target increasingly smaller companies
21. September 2016
Expert explains how ‘nano-caps’ can prepare for activist investors
Activists are increasingly setting their eyes on smaller companies and in August there was a substantial increase in activist activity toward ‘nano-caps’ compared with the same month last year. In August this year 60 companies drew activist attention. Of these, 26.7 percent were nano-caps or companies with a market cap of less than $50 mn. This represents a 6.2 percent increase since August 2015.