Activist Investing in Europe

Activist Insight

Lorenzo Corte Armand W. Grumberg Holger Hofmeister Matthias Horbach François Barrière

In this report, attorneys from Skadden's European offices provide an overview of the state of activism in the U.K., Germany, France and Italy. Thus far in 2019, activist investors have focused on Europe’s key markets, increasingly tackled corporate governance affairs and generated a record number of activist campaigns at U.K.-headquartered companies.