The Prospect of Higher Taxes Could Spur Rush of Year-End PE Deals
Many PE players are starting to assess which way the political and fiscal winds are blowing and to work on getting deals done.
Mega-Deals Fuel Record Month for M&A Activity
The upcoming presidential election hasn't dampened activity, with U.S. firms striking $248.9 billion of merger agreements this month.
Don’t Tell Me, Show Me
The third-quarter Duke/CFO Business Outlook Survey finds CFOs will slow spending while awaiting a new president’s policy decisions.
Election Drags Down Small Business Optimism
"Small business owners are deeply uncertain about the future, and that is affecting their decisions,” the NFIB says.
Presidential Election Weighing on Executives
A survey finds nearly two-thirds of executives say the race for the White House is a consideration in their business planning.