After a Busy 2016, Asset Management M&A Looks Set to Slow
Last year brought $17.1 billion in transactions in the asset management sector, but that figure may drop this year as firms grow more cautious.
January 30, 2017
Why the Janus-Henderson Deal Was Just the Beginning
Tough times for active managers have bankers predicting an uptick in M&A.
December 12, 2016
Lazard’s Alexander Hecker Caps Blockbuster Beer Merger
Hecker, who advised AB InBev on its $105 billion takeover of SABMiller, sees more cross-border mergers ahead despite regulatory pushback.
November 7, 2016
M&A Surge Throws Health Care Pension Plans off Investment Game
As mergers sweep the U.S. health care industry, retirement sponsors grappling with integration are looking to the corporate world for a way forward.
October 31, 2016
Alan Schwartz Makes Guggenheim Partners an M&A Player
As executive chairman of Guggenheim, the former Bear Stearns CEO has built a full-service investment bank for the firm.
October 7, 2016
Mark Echlin Looms Large in Credit Suisse’s EMEA M&A Revival
Fluent in Russian, the firm’s co-head of investment banking and capital markets for the region made his name in the mining sector.
August 19, 2016
U.S. M&A Could Rebound as Companies See Few Other Growth Options
Although deal volume has slipped this year, acquisitions remain the easiest way to boost revenue in a low-growth environment.
July 6, 2016
The 2016 Hedge Fund Rising Stars: Katina Stefanova
Stefanova recently launched Marto Capital after almost a decade at hedge fund giant Bridgewater Associates.
June 21, 2016
Make Cybersecurity an Essential Part of M&A Due Diligence
It’s not prudent to buy a house without checking its structural integrity. Neither is acquiring a company with shoddy cybersecurity.
June 2, 2016
Severin Brizay Seeks to Rebuild UBS’s European M&A Franchise
The French banker has overseen the Swiss firm’s participation in three of the top five deals announced in Europe this year.
May 24, 2016