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As of May 1, there are 244 days left in 2017. If you’re involved in M&A, you may be wondering what the remainder of the year has in store for you and your business, and how busy you’ll be. Firmex surveyed...

In contrast to M&A levels in many other sectors, deal making activity in the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries remained strong in 2016, but is this area likely to stay hot in 2017? In the latest edition of our quarterly report series, Firmex...

A disappointing first half of 2016 for the middle-market saw transaction closes lowered to levels last seen in the midst of the 2009 recession. A deepening concern over uncertainty in the next American Presidential election, the BREXIT, as well as a slowdown in China and of...

Takers of the monthly Mergers and Acquisitions' survey show that they believe the Brexit, the financial hurdles in China, the uncertainty in the looming US presidential election and the global terrorist movements have deepened the hole where the M&A finds itself...
data security report

View and download graphs in Shide Share Data security threats are becoming a larger and larger concern for businesses and their advisers, especially in the M&A and deal making space, but there's a lack of clarity on how...
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At the end of each year, Goldman Sachs compiles their favorite charts from their Thematic Research team and publishes them. These charts often capture interesting trends outside the more conventional research trends, covering topics that range from caloric consumption by gender...

2015 was quite a year – from a meltdown in oil to a Greek (near) tragedy to interest rate liftoff, quiet moments were a rare thing. With most of it in the rear-view mirror, our sights turn to what 2016 will...

Last week, Firmex and Mergermarket released the 2016 Outlook edition of their quarterly newsletter on North American mid-market M&A. It featured a commentary piece by Tom Stewart, the Executive Director of the National Center for the Middle Market. Here is his...

Much has been made of the recent pullback in emerging markets, and with good reason. Many of the regions that powered global growth through the Great Recession with great gusto have struggled to make headway amidst a host of issues, while...

Take a look at the Q3 2015 edition of our series, Mid-Market: The Crux of North American M&A. It pulls together exclusive interviews with industry leaders and statistics supplied by Mergermarket to provide an outlook for the rest of 2015 and...