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For Sale: Japan Inc.
M&A activity in Japan appears to have picked up in recent months – some of the most notable transactions include a consortium buying Toshiba, KKR’s purchase of Calsonic, and Bain’s... [Read More]
How big name retailers stretch real estate muscles to weather hard times
Following less-than-impressive second quarter results, Hudson’s Bay Co. announced it’d be ramping up its real estate strategy in a bid to weather hard times in the retail sector amidst changing trends... [Read More]
Tweets can be market movers but are they enough to trade on?
In mid-August, a single tweet by U.S. President Donald Trump wiped over US$5 billion off Amazon’s stock valuation. “Amazon is doing great damage to tax-paying retailers. Towns, cities, and states... [Read More]
SEC triggers stealth mode for any businesses looking to IPO
The Securities and Exchange Commission’s covert mode power-up went online last week with companies of all sizes gaining the right to file a “stealth” initial public offering without immediately letting... [Read More]
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Here Come the Great Crypto Gold Rush Swindles
Everyone knows it’s not a true gold rush until the swine come out. And while the age of cryptocurrency has been in full swing since Bitcoin launched the fray in... [Read More]
How to Build a Winning Pitchbook from a Private Equity Perspective
This article covers the dos and don'ts of building a winning pitchbook from a private equity perspective, where the numbers are supported by a strong story. [Read More]
The Investment Banker Playbook for Any Weather
In this article, we look at how investment bankers can prosper in any financial climate. To understand this resilience we examine how they survived the financial crisis, how the concepts... [Read More]
Using Behavioral Finance to Impact Your Earning Power
In this article, we’ll look at the discoveries of behavioral finance experts and see how to apply them to our financial goals. [Read More]