Regaining Momentum in Cross-Border Operations
Finance executives are looking beyond the turmoil created by the coronavirus pandemic and toward economic recovery and growth.
Shining a Light on Earnings Adjustments
Finance will have to make some judgments when trying to present a normalized view of ongoing financial performance.
Microsoft to Buy Startup CyberX
In a blog post, the tech giant said the deal was part of a wider initiative to accelerate and secure deployments of the internet of things (IoT).
Metric of the Month: Days Cash on Hand
Strong cash reserves help you prepare for the unexpected — whether good or bad.
How to Maximize Economic Development Incentives
Such incentives are often available to acquiring companies or merged entities, but getting the most out of them requires close attention.
M&A Didn’t Add Value in 2018. How About 2019?
While acquiring companies have underperformed stock indexes for the past two years, the outlook for M&A may be brightening.
Top Issues for Boards Heading Into 2019
Board diversity, corporate culture, and sexual harassment will be among the key discussion topics for corporate directors next year.
What to Do When an Activist’s Letter Arrives
The question is no longer whether an activist will invest in your stock, but when they might go active.
M&A Activity Expected to Rise Again in 2019
Despite trade and tariff tensions, three-quarters of U.S. corporate executives expect to close more and larger deals next year than they did in 2018.
Acquisitions Boost Short-Term Stock Value
While there are different ways to measure the success of M&A deals, shortly after deals close investors tend to expect they'll deliver incremental value.
Twilio Agrees to Buy SendGrid
The $2 billion deal values the Denver-based email platform company at about 10 times expected 2019 revenue.