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Indian M&A: Can 2016 be turnaround year?

After 18% decline in M&A deals in 2015, corporates and investors are betting big on 2016.
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2016 View from the US

The fundamentals that will drive M&A in the US and underpin US corporates’ appetite to acquire overseas in 2016 remain in place, despite the events of early January that have shown there are headwinds facing financial markets, resulting in significant volatility.
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When Bad Things Happen to Good Companies: Seven Steps to Restoring a Company in Financial Distress

With volatility in today’s markets, the financial environment is unforgiving for faltering companies in the middle market.
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Call Connected: ATC buys 51% stake in Viom Networks for USD1.3b

In the largest inbound acquisition of FY16, American Tower Corp (ATC) announced acquisition of 51% stake in telecom tower infrastructure firm, Viom Networks. ATC will pay USD1.3b in cash and takeover debt of USD1b, valuing Viom at USD3.5b.
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Key Success Factors for a Management Buy-out

In a management buy-out (MBO) transaction the owner sells its company to the existing managers (the “MBO-team”) and their co-investor.
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Is Russia Stepping back from the Brink?

Since Russia openly challenged the post World War II order in forceably taking over Crimea and aiding rebels in Eastern Ukraine, it is clear that the Russian economy has suffered greatly due to a combination of low oil prices and Western sanctions.
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Record levels of corporate cash drive Japanese outbound M&A

In the year to date, January through August, corporate Japan has invested JPY 7 trillion (EUR 50 billion) in overseas M&A, up 77% over the prior year and on the way to exceeding the record of JPY 7.1 trillion in 2012.
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India Economy : Short-term pain as the economy adjusts to new construct

The key policy measures announced by the NDA Government suggest that the Prime Minister is seeking to engineer three structural resets.
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Impact of a strong Swiss franc on the M&A activity: challenges & opportunities

The discontinuation of the minimum CHF/EUR exchange rate triggered significant market reactions.
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Dissecting the Deal: Radiant Logistics, Wheels Group and the 3PL Size Premium

On January 20th, small-cap logistics provider Radiant Logistics, Inc. (NYSE MKT: RLGT) announced a deal to acquire Canadian 3PL Wheels Group, Inc. (TSXV: WGI) for approximately US$78 million
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