Corporate Finance

Corporate Finance

It’s another election season, and for investors that means another year of trying to figure out what impact politics will have on the financial markets. Few investors disagree on the fact that there is a direct effect, but as with everything...

The numbers don’t lie: the activist investors are coming, whether you like it or not. In the first half of 2016, 463 companies worldwide were the subject of activist demands looking to shake up a board of directors or pivot a...

In a recent Merger Market report, the beginning of the year was described as a buyer’s market, and a reference was made to “unicorns”. When most people use this term, they’re referring either to a mythical mono-horned horse, or to private companies...
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It’s April, and one thing is on everybody’s minds – taxes. It’s somewhat fitting, then, that one of the biggest tax-related deals ever, the $160 billion Pfizer-Allergan mega-deal, got nixed. This comes on the heels of promised new rules from the...
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Debt makes the business world go round – from lines of credit to bank loans to bonds, companies can accomplish more today by borrowing against tomorrow. It is, however, a double-edged sword; while generally boasting a lower cost of capital from...