Mark Humphery-Jenner

Mark Humphery-Jenner

Mark Humphery-Jenner is an Associate Professor of Finance at UNSW Business School. His research interests are mainly in corporate governance and in law & finance.

TPG Capital, the US private equity firm leading a consortium bidding for some of the assets of troubled Australian media company Fairfax, has a reasonable track record in media acquisitions. Judging by its past performance, a sale to the group might not be all bad news for Fairfax shareholders and

Snapchat’s parent company, Snap, is preparing for an intial public offering (IPO). But it seems that ordinary shareholders will not have voting rights. Shares in the newly public Snap will either be dual-class or multi-class. A dual-class structure creates two classes of shares, each with different voting rights; a multi-class