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Mergers and acquisitions, a sector relying on strategic innovation

Against a backdrop of global political instability and growing financial fluctuations, the M&A sector remains positive, thanks to enlightened strategies rooted in technological innovation. However, there is an expanding range of skills which the professionals of tomorrow must acquire. Technology will radically change the way in which we work.

08. February 2017 | Drooms Global

Fintech: an Opportunity for Financial Professionals

Predicting the performance of the stock market with consistent accuracy over the course of a year is difficult, even for seasoned investment professionals. While forecasting precise outcomes may only produce frustration or lucky guesses, it is important to periodically take stock of current market conditions and recent industry developments. Unexpected events are still going to surprise investors over the course of 2017 but, in this increasingly fluid market, reliable project management is necessary to successfully plan for whatever the future may hold.

25. January 2017 | Drooms Global

How to achieve a painless end-of-year review and closing

At the end of the year, better to be ready for business contingencies. As companies work at reviewing and closing the fiscal year, missing relevant documentation might result in significant problems and consume unnecessary amounts of time. With these simple rules, we want to help you to have a painless end-of-year closing. Happy holiday season!

13. December 2016 | Drooms Global

Drooms M&A Mood Monitor: Brexit Not a Major Cause for Decreasing Deal Flow

Drooms’ latest M&A Mood Monitor shows that, three months after the UK’s vote to leave the EU, experts are still cautious in forecasting the future of M&A deal flow in the long term. The overall decrease of M&A activity seems to relate more to a global slowdown than to the outcomes of Brexit, which are still uncertain.

26. September 2016

Should You Insure Your Next Transaction?

Warranty and indemnity (W&I) insurances can offer real peace of mind in a transaction. However, there are some requirements to pay attention to, namely concerning the disclosure of the documents required by the insurers and the timings. Discover how to get ready for an insurance underwriting in your next M&A deal.

06. June 2016

Ever audited cyber risk before doing due diligence?

You should! Preventing cyber-crime is vital to the M&A market, especially in the whereabouts of the due diligence process. Auditing your company to assess cyber risk is very important – and is doable. We'll explain how in only five steps with advice that could prevent your next billion dollar deal from venturing off the rails.

21. March 2016

Golden year for M&A with more to come

Mergers and acquisitions have this year hit record levels, following the Great Recession, and 2016 looks set to continue the upward trend.

21. December 2015