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August 18, 2010

Ströer Out-of-Home Media AG, the family-controlled provider of outdoor advertising, has returned to the capital markets following the announcement of its IPO last month.

Ströer Out-of-Home Media AG, the family-controlled provider of outdoor advertising, has returned to the capital markets following the announcement of its IPO last month.
 
The Germany-based business said on Monday that it expects to raise €12.8 million from the issue of 640,000 new shares.
 

August 18, 2010

Family ownership is a big factor in the success of the luxury consumer sector, which has rebounded sharply since the credit crisis, according to a leading analyst, writes Marc Smith.

Family ownership is a big factor in the success of the luxury consumer sector, which has rebounded sharply since the credit crisis, according to a leading analyst, writes Marc Smith. 
 
Scilla Huang Sun, the lead fund manager for Julius Baer's luxury brands fund, said: "Luxury brands that have a majority owner like a family are likely to have a long-term strategy in place, which is vital to their success."
 

June 16, 2010

Last week was award season for family businesses in the UK and of the four main winners, it was interesting to note that three came from the alcoholic beverage sector, writes Katie Barker.

Last week was award season for family businesses in the UK and of the four main winners, it was interesting to note that three came from the alcoholic beverage sector, writes Katie Barker.

April 30, 2010

Katie Barker spoke exclusively to the CEOs of two award-winning family-owned firms to discover the secrets of their success

Katie Barker spoke exclusively to the CEOs of two award-winning family-owned firms to discover the secrets of their success.

UK family businesses Shepherd Neame Ltd and Day Lewis Plc were awarded the regional Coutts Prize for Family Business in February in recognition of their success during what was a difficult past 12 months.

March 24, 2010

UK family businesses Shepherd Neame Ltd and Day Lewis Plc were awarded the regional Coutts Prize for Family Business last month in recognition of their success during what was a particularly difficult past 12 months. Katie Barker spoke exclusively to the CEOs of both companies to find out how they succeeded in a year of financial crisis

UK family businesses Shepherd Neame Ltd and Day Lewis Plc were awarded the regional Coutts Prize for Family Business last month in recognition of their success during what was a particularly difficult past 12 months. Katie Barker spoke exclusively to the CEOs of both companies to find out how they succeeded in a year of financial crisis.

October 22, 2009

It is hard to remain positive when we are surrounded with negativity: rising unemployment, falling revenues and hardship dominate the headlines. Yet now is the perfect time to turn bad news into good, writes Peter Thomas.

It is hard to remain positive when we are surrounded with negativity: rising unemployment, falling revenues and hardship dominate the daily headlines. Yet now is the perfect time to focus on the positive and turn bad news into good, writes Peter Thomas.

The global economic downturn, which has touched all of us in some way, presents us with the perfect opportunity to rethink what's important in life and the true meaning of success. From there, we can focus on how to achieve success, or more of it, for those already on their way.

May 1, 2008

Professor K Ramachandran from the Indian School of Business looks at the impact that values and visions can have on the success of a family

Professor K Ramachandran from the Indian School of Business looks at the impact that values and visions can have on the success of a family

May 1, 2006

The success of a business depends on the quality of leadership throughout, but especially from the top. Good management disciplines and skills ensure the business is run effectively but they are not enough on their own. Graham Yemm looks at the top job requirements

Graham Yemm works with organisations on a range of training and development issues, including leadership, culture and communication skills. For more information visit www.solutions4training.com

The success of a business depends on the quality of leadership throughout, but especially from the top. Good management disciplines and skills ensure the business is run effectively but they are not enough on their own. Graham Yemm looks at the top job requirements

May 1, 2006

Little is known about how family business members define success and how it can be realised. Katrien Baetens and Johan Lambrecht take a closer look at this issue and provide some solutions on preventing family business ruptures

Katrien Baetens  is researcher at the Research Centre for Entrepreneurship at EHSAL European University College.
Johan lambrecht  is director of the Research Centre for Entrepreneurship at EHSAL European University College and professor at EHSAL.

Little is known about how family business members define success and how it can be realised. Katrien Baetens and Johan Lambrecht take a closer look at this issue and provide some solutions on preventing family business ruptures

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