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Cross-border transactions: the new Franco-German partnership

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2019 has been a pivotal year in terms of the security, independence and digitalisation of European cross-border transactions, particularly with regard to the development of a Franco-German partnership. At an M&A breakfast briefing hosted by the Franco-German Chamber of Commerce and Industry (IHK) at Grant Thornton LLP’s Paris offices on the 15th of November, Drooms shared insights on cross-border activity between Germany and France and the latest market developments.

10. January 2020 | Drooms Global

The 25 essential documents for your M&A deals

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Regardless of the size of a transaction, due diligence is to some extent a regulated process. Having these 25 documents in your data room will make the world of difference. Here we advise you on how to start off a deal on the right foot.

08. August 2019 | Drooms Global

Trends That Are Reshaping Wealth Management Today

For industries to thrive and remain relevant, they must be willing to embrace change – and the wealth management industry is no exception. As consumers’ lifestyles, priorities, and demands shift, companies must continue to evolve to cater to their needs. Change, after all, is inevitable.

27. June 2019

The low down on ICOs: the best form of crowdfunding?

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In 2017 alone, initial coin offerings (ICOs) raised $5.6 billion worth of capital compared to just $1 billion for traditional venture capital. While several companies are opting for the new fundraising option however, just as many are warning against it.

12. April 2018 | Drooms Global

M&A in 2018: What will characterise next year's transactions?

M&A activity has been on an upward trajectory in the past few years. In 2015, such activity reached a record-breaking US$4.3 trillion worldwide. Although this activity has since slowed slightly, deal sizes are hanging on – it’s been a seller’s market. So, what are the predictions for 2018?

06. December 2017 | Drooms Global

China moving to renewable energy – who is following?

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China is one of the world’s biggest polluters, but it is also the country leading the change towards renewables. As the US has chosen to withdraw from the Paris Agreement, China is attracting more followers to adopt its strategy – a very attractive perspective for investors.

16. November 2017 | Drooms Global