Daily Agenda: Macro Uncertainties Weigh on Investors’ Minds
Pound sterling experiences flash crash; Merrill moves to retirement fees; Schwab joins ETF cost-cutting; protectionism hot topic at IMF.
October 7, 2016
JPMorgan Deal Maker Chris Ventresca Sees More Good Times Ahead
Co-head of global M&A at JPMorgan Chase, Ventresca believes merger activity will keep thriving despite tough market conditions.
February 22, 2016
Pension Fight: Private Equity Aims for Defined Contribution Market
Partners Group and other firms face challenges as they seek to tailor their offerings to retail investors.
January 12, 2016
Private Equity Seen Pausing But Not Slumping
High valuations are slowing the deal pace, but firms have plenty of dry powder to put to work.
November 20, 2015
The Case for Minority Private Equity Stakes in Emerging Markets
New research by Harvard’s Josh Lerner shows that taking smaller positions in emerging-markets companies can improve investors’ odds of success.
November 11, 2015
Shale Oil Explorers Face a Cautious Buyer’s Market
Suitors like ExxonMobil and Blackstone Group won’t rush into deals, given weak energy prices and past investment flops in the sector.
October 12, 2015
Daily Agenda: Another Day, More Losses for Chinese Stocks
BP reports indicative of sluggish oil sector; Turkey calls for emergency NATO meeting; Volkswagen world’s largest carmaker by volume.
July 28, 2015
Daily Agenda: Cautious Optimism for Greece
Business leaders in the U.K. prepare to push for Brexit; Carlyle makes an energy play in India; major telecom merger announced in Europe.
June 22, 2015
The Morning Brief: Another Defection from Chanos’ Kynikos
June 5, 2015
Daily Agenda: The Impact of PBOC Liquidity Measures
Prologis, supported by Norway’s sovereign wealth fund, announces major acquisition; U.K. housing prices reach record high.
April 20, 2015