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The healthcare industry is faced with slow revenue growth, uncertainties resulting from healthcare reform and the economy in general.  As a result, hospitals and healthcare providers are looking to cut expenses and increase efficiencies or to consolidate in the hopes of...

We often highlight articles from our customers that would be interesting and relevant to the Firmex community. We hope you enjoy this in-depth report by Mike Rosendahl of PCE Companies, on M&A activity in the natural gas sector. The abundance of...

A law firm in Virginia, one of the latest victims in a string of cyber attacks against U.S. based law firms, is picking up the pieces after hackers infiltrated the firm’s e-mail system and released emails containing confidential information related...

Today we enjoyed an in-depth discussion of The Regulatory Cooperation Council (RCC) with Emily Larose, partner in the advocacy group at Cassels Brock. Her insights into how the RCC and the Border Action plan are impacting cross-border business in agriculture and food,...

Today we enjoyed our fourth collaborative Master Class with Andrew J. Sherman, author and Partner at Jones Day. He led us through his best practices to ensure success in post-close integration with a Buy-Side perspective of M&A. Andrew spoke to the challenges in...

ASC 820 - Fair Value Measurements and Disclosures sets forth the definition of Fair Value as "The price that would be received to sell an asset or paid to transfer a liability in an orderly transaction between market participants at the...

Tightening FDA standards are pushing Life Sciences firms to make even further investments in technologies that support secure document sharing with multiple parties.

When a new technology emerges, wars are waged to create market standards, and the victorious companies involved control the market and the options available for end users.  Defining internet standards has been an ongoing series of battles, and we are witnessing...

I have a friend who works at a small investment bank. Their focus is sell side engagements with small to mid size companies in a select few industries. We were having coffee one morning, and I asked him to walk me...

In the past six months, we’ve noticed that corporations of various sizes across multiple industries have been turning to SaaS solutions to share large volumes of critical information beyond their office firewall.  More specifically energy, biotech, manufacturing, health care and pension...