Philippe Germond opens the European trading day
Friday, June 26th Europcar Group formalized its IPO on Euronext Paris by leading the traditional bell ceremony to open the European markets.
Take a look at the highlights of the ceremony:
Philippe Germond, Chairman of the Management Board and CEO of Europcar, said: “We are very proud and pleased at the success of Europcar’s listing. Our history and track record convinced a very broad pool of French and international investors to join us in the next stage of our business development. Listing opens new investment options that will accelerate the deployment of our strategy and transformation as we focus on meeting our clients’ new mobility needs.”
Marc Lefèvre, Euronext’s head of Listing, added: “We are delighted to welcome Europcar, Europe’s leading vehicle rental specialist, to our market. Europcar Group serves both institutional and retail investors, as reflected in individual investors’ enthusiasm for its. The listing of Europcar, backed by its partner Eurazeo since 2006, is one more example of how our markets can be used by businesses to finance their growth and deploy their business strategy more quickly.”