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A winning pitchbook couples quantitative facts with a strong narrative about the company. Private equity expert, Sumeet Shah, shares his pitchbook tips.

In a bid to be more efficient and expend less brain power the mind has developed cognitive biases. Simply put, these are essentially lazy assistants that often filter out the details and funnel us into habitual thinking. Biologically speaking, it’s a...

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...
Industry Overhaul for Investment Banking Analysts

Following the death of 21-year-old Moritz Erhardt, the investment banking analyst who died last year nearing the end of a gruelling 7-week summer internship, banks are working to reform their policies related to the commonly exhaustive working habits of their employees. The...

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In my review of countless pitch books from M&A advisors and investment bankers, I've compiled a list of common mistakes and tips for crafting the perfect pitch book.

Last year, we highlighted what it really takes to build a successful career in investment banking. Long work hours, and an intense pressure to get the deal done, often leads to personal leisure time being sacrificed.

Tech mergers and acquisitions may be down as a reflection of the overall global economy, but software and on-demand offerings represent a greater role as more enterprises buy into cloud and SaaS resources, according to a new industry assessment. On Monday, analyst...