Looking ahead to 2018, what role will M&A has to play in both grasping the opportunities this change creates, and managing the risks presented by technology led disruption? … More Technology-driven disruption is changing the role of M&A
A strong 2017 bodes well for M&A activity in 2018, but deals will depend on more than the numbers … More More than just the numbers
I’ve picked my five biggest themes of 2017 with some thoughts on what comes next. Spoilers – it might not be more of the same. … More What happened in 2017?
When you consider the financial and reputational risks, it has never been more important for investors and boards to know a company’s level of cyber and data exposure. Yet, whilst many business balance sheets and growth projections look healthy, their cyber-hygiene is often underinvested, contains hidden vulnerabilities and has evidence of compromise – which may … More Bringing cyber risks into the light
High-yield bond indices are on track for their worst month since January 2016 How worried should we be? … More Risky business?
In the last few weeks, EY surveys and reports have taken the temperature of the UK’s capital confidence, earnings forecasts and the economy. In this week’s blog, we’re pulling this together and picking out five essential takeaways. UK companies face an extraordinary range of challenges; but they are also taking extraordinary measures, doing more than … More Five takeaways….
UK M&A activity continued to slow in Q3 2017 with volumes and value down year-on-year … More A new chapter in UK M&A