As Many Sellers as Buyers
The amounts of acquisitions and divestitures are headed in opposing directions, according to an E&spamp;Y survey.
How to Add M&A Value: Pay Cash, Go Hostile
The perception that up to 70% of mergers and acquisitions destroy value is somewhat out of date, according to a U.K. study.
Integrated Corporate Reporting Comes One Step Closer
The framework connects strategy, governance, and financial performance with the broader social, environmental, and economic backdrop against which corporate reporting operates.
Opening Up Capital Markets for Mid-caps
A U.K.-government commissioned report suggests reforms to open up capital markets to mid-cap corporates. So far, its ideas have been well received.
End of the Line for Share Buybacks? Don’t Count on It
Buybacks are sure to remain on the European investment scene, not least because so many companies are sitting on very significant cash balances generating very low yields.