PE & VC Trends in LATAM

By Adem Abbas and Fabrizio Coccaro Initially posted on the BSPEC blog Introduction Last year, many investors began noticing Latin America for their large private equity and venture capital deals, often backed by the SoftBank group. With 20% of Softbank’s fund portfolio invested into countries such as Mexico and Colombia due to their


作者为香港商业银行副总裁 尽管从新闻中可以看到 (就业問題),香港的商业银行仍然蓬勃发展。如果你上 LinkedIn,电子财务职业或 的網站,你会发现大量的工作职位需要填补,从入门级到高级管理层。失业率很低,但也是因为没有足够的合格候选人。 8093

Equities, Shares and Stocks | 股本和股票

无论您的目标是为退休储蓄还是子女的教育費,投资都可以帮助您实现长期财务目标。当您第一次开始投资时,您必须做出的最重要的决定之一就是将钱放在哪里。听起来很简单。但是,有超过2,000种共同基金和14,000种股票可供选择,您从哪里开始呢?首先,对您可以使用的投资类型以及每种投资提供的内容有深刻的了解,您将拥有信心和知识来制定健全的投资策略。 8070

10 Implications of the Coronavirus on the Chinese Economy

With parts translated from an article by 水木然 The 2019 novel coronavirus, known as COVID-19, has been in the headlines for a few weeks. The deadly virus originated from Wuhan, Hubei right before Chinese New Year (CNY), and has since spread over China and subsequently the world. As of February 21st,

Walgreens-Boots LBO

By Thor Höfs and Jakob Jones Initially posted on the BSPEC blog With a market capitalization of over $52 billion and a prominent position in the American, British, and global pharmaceutical market, the Walgreens Boots Alliance is now at the center of what could be the largest leveraged buyout in history. The

Canada M&A Roundup Q4 2019

Contribution from Kirill Sukhikh, Edited by Vlad Kovalenko Canadian M&A market in the fourth quarter has seen a decrease in aggregate deal value by $8.8B comparing to the previous quarter. 677 deals valued at $69.8B were announced over the third quarter. Consumer Cyclical sector accounted for $17.27B, Financial sector for $16.24B

Bridge Loans in Private Equity

By Boris Mihaylov and Konstantin Ba Initially posted on the BSPEC blog The world of private equity requires funds to react immediately to potential purchase opportunities. But what if an attractive opportunity arises during the draw down period and the funds required exceed the sum of collected commitments? Bridge loans (appropriately labeled

Chinese Technology Stocks in the 2020s

Chinese stocks are hot. Technology stocks are hot. Chinese technology stocks are probably more hot. Large asset managers as well as retail investors in the US have jumped on the Chinese technology stock bandwagon. As per usual, Wall Street tends to simplify a phenomenon and turn it into something that is