Executive Insight

According to Intralinks' Deal Flow Predictor, the Asia Pacific M&A recovery is well underway, with quarter-on-quarter and year-on-year gains in early stage M&A activity in Q3 this year. Leading the pickup in activity were South Korea, Singapore, India and Japan, with Australia and Hong Kong...

There is certainly commercial logic behind Halliburton’s move to acquire rival Baker Hughes – to form an oilfield services company that would be slightly more than half the size of the dominant global leader Schlumberger – as plunging oil prices threaten to curb activity in...

In Bangalore, the self-described Silicon Valley of Asia, investment bankers have an acquisitions conundrum. According to Acquisitions Daily, despite a flurry of deals in recent years, there remains a disparity between the levels of investment coming in from private equity and venture capital and the cash...