Mon.Sep 19, 2022

CEO Succession Practices in the Russell 3000 and S&P 500: 2022 Edition

Harvard Corporate Governance

Posted by Matteo Tonello (The Conference Board, Inc.) and Jason D. Schloetzer (Georgetown University), on Monday, September 19, 2022 Editor's Note: Matteo Tonello is Managing Director of ESG Research at The Conference Board, Inc., and Jason D.

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Business Valuation for Buy-Sell Agreements

Chris Curtain

How to Value a Company for Buy-Sell Agreements Buy-Sell Agreements for Closely Held Companies and Their Value As a business owner, you are likely familiar with the importance of a buy-sell agreement.

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The Global ESG Regulatory Framework Toughens Up

Harvard Corporate Governance

Posted by Chris McGarry, Jacquelyn MacLennan, and Clare Connellan, White & Case LLP, on Monday, September 19, 2022 Editor's Note: Chris McGarry , Jacquelyn MacLennan , and Clare Connellan are partners at White & Case LLP. This post is based on a White & Case memorandum by Mr. McGarry, Ms. MacLennan, Ms. Connellan, Taylor Pullins , Maia Gez , and Mark Clarke.

Finance Without Law: The Case of China

Reynolds Holding

In a new article. I investigate how two financial markets of trillions of dollars each have developed extralegally in the past two decades, creating risks of regulatory enforcement actions and contract defaults.

Orders scarce for Citrix LBO debt sale in sign of weak credit market

Financial Times M&A

Deal reflects difficulties raising funds as the economy turns and interest rates climb

Four Reasons to Align Your Supply Chain and Tax Strategies

Machen McChesney

Did you know that 45% of tax executives say they are not involved in supply chain planning? That’s according to BDO’s 2022 Tax Outlook Survey , which found that business leaders do not always consult with their tax departments on decisions that can affect their companies’ total tax liability.

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Bank of Cyprus/Lone Star: takeover needs more than just a higher price

Financial Times M&A

Not only shareholders but local regulators as well will need convincing

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Share this video interview with your board and top management

Norman Marks

Today, I will review two very different sources for perspectives on risk management. Then I will provide a link to a paper by a law firm of relevance for board members and CROs. The first is an interview with Robert Finocchio on ‘Risk Oversight and Assessment’. If you look at his background, you will see […]. Risk audit boards compliance ERM governance GRC IIA risk

Still feeling good: The US wellness market continues to boom

McKinsey Public & Social Sector Insights

Our research shows continued growth of consumer interest in health and wellness, with persistent gaps in certain areas presenting exciting opportunities for companies to serve unmet consumer needs. Insights on Consumer Packaged Goods Consumer packaged goods North America

Ardurra Group, Inc. Acquires Shephard – Wesnitzer, Inc.

Business Wire M&A

MIAMI--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- #Ardurra--Ardurra Group, Inc. Ardurra) has acquired and merged with Shephard – Wesnitzer, Inc. SWI), a public works/civil engineering firm in northern Arizona established in 1990.

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Software bill of materials: Managing software cybersecurity risks

McKinsey Public & Social Sector Insights

As software-related vulnerabilities continue to grow, companies must manage their software cyber risks to innovate faster and create safer, more secure digital products. Cybersecurity Software Cybersecurity/Risk Risk Management

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McKesson Signs Agreement to Acquire Rx Savings Solutions

Business Wire M&A

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A biotech survival kit for a challenging public-market environment

McKinsey Public & Social Sector Insights

After a decade of plenty, biotechs are grappling with a challenging market. To emerge strongly, they can streamline R&D and G&A expenses, evaluate new financing options, and consider mergers with other biotechs. Insights on Life Sciences Biotechnology Public Sector

FDJ Enters Into Exclusive Negotiations to Acquire ZEturf Group, France’s Second-largest Operator in the Online Horse-race Betting Market

Business Wire M&A

BOULOGNE-BILLANCOURT, France--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Regulatory News: La Française des Jeux (Paris:FDJ) announces that it has entered into exclusive negotiations to acquire ZEturf group.

The gathering storm: The transformative impact of inflation on the healthcare sector

McKinsey Public & Social Sector Insights

Inflation is at record highs and is now blowing through healthcare. Insights on Healthcare Systems & Services Health care payors Health care providers United States

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Livonia, Avon & Lakeville Railroad Corp. Completes Control Acquisition of Ontario Midland Railroad

Business Wire M&A

LAKEVILLE, N.Y.--(BUSINESS BUSINESS WIRE)--Livonia, Avon & Lakeville Railroad Corporation (LA&L) attained control of the Ontario Midland Railroad Corp.

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Genfit To Buy This Swiss Firm Expanding Its Portfolio in Liver Diseases

Benzinga

Genfit SA (NASDAQ: GNFT ) has agreed to acquire the Swiss startup Versantis for CHF40 million upfront in a small-time buyout. The deal, which includes another CHF65 million in milestones, further consolidates the company's position as a leader in acute-on-chronic liver failure (ACLF).

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Developing a customer-centric approach to rare conditions

McKinsey Public & Social Sector Insights

Roche Pharmaceuticals’ approach to rare conditions highlights industry efforts to make a difference for patients, their caregivers, and healthcare professionals. Insights on Life Sciences Pharmaceuticals Medical products

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Aries I Acquisition Corporation Announces Extension of Deadline to Complete Business Combination

Business Wire M&A

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Accelerating gender equality through healthcare

McKinsey Public & Social Sector Insights

As part of this year’s G20 summit, McKinsey partner Phillia Wibowo addressed the W20 working group’s plenary session in Indonesia. Our Insights Indonesia

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Musk Calls Suit To Force Twitter Purchase 'Unprecedented'

Law 360 M&A

An attorney for tech mogul Elon Musk on Monday called a Twitter stockholder suit to force him to close on a $44 billion offer to buy Twitter Inc. completely unprecedented," telling Delaware's chancellor that only Twitter and Musk can seek specific contract performance

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How carbon markets can help Malaysia achieve its climate targets

McKinsey Public & Social Sector Insights

Malaysia has the opportunity to not just meet its climate targets but also support the world through additional sequestration. Acting now to scale carbon markets could help. Insights on Sustainability Asia-Pacific Sustainability

Data Rooms Are Your Secret Weapon for Any Businesses on the Move. What’s the Catch?

Financial Analyst Insider

Virtual data rooms allow the secure exchange of important financial or legal documents and confidential client information. VDR provides safe access to documents for authorized. The post Data Rooms Are Your Secret Weapon for Any Businesses on the Move. What’s the Catch?

The COVID-19 challenge to gender equality

McKinsey Public & Social Sector Insights

At a meeting of the W20 working group, part of this year’s G20 summit in Indonesia, McKinsey’s Mekala Krishnan discussed the impact of COVID-19 on women. Our Insights Indonesia

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Building a Successful Investment Portfolio: Financial Tips to Help You

Financial Analyst Insider

A portfolio could be a collection (or group) of financial instruments formed by an investor. When an investor develops a portfolio, attention should be paid. The post Building a Successful Investment Portfolio: Financial Tips to Help You appeared first on Financial Analyst Insider. Investing

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Digital Challengers on the next frontier: Perspective on Romania

McKinsey Public & Social Sector Insights

As CEE economies catch up with Europe’s frontrunners, accelerated digital growth may bring Romania’s digital economy to almost €52 billion by 2030. Digital Insights Romania Digital Disruptive Technology Growth Innovation

Avoid Employee Deferral Limit Excesses

Trout CPA

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) determines how much 401(k) plan participants can defer into their plan accounts, but many plan participants sometimes fail to fully understand or keep these deferral limits top of mind. Participants exceed 401(k) deferral limits for a variety of reasons.

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What’s Lurking on Your Family’s Balance Sheet?

Auto Dealer Valuation Insights

If a cursory reading of the financial press is an accurate judge, it would appear those most bullish on the crypto and digital asset space are eating at least a small helping of crow before their quest to upend the global financial system.

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Benchmark International Successfully Facilitated the Transaction Between United Revenue Corporation and Credit Service Company, Inc.

Benchmark Report

Benchmark International is pleased to announce the sale of United Revenue Corporation to Credit Service Company, Inc. United Revenue Corporation is a debt collection agency serving hospital-based physicians in Texas.

Can Your Business Run Without You?

Value Scout

If something catastrophic were to happen to you, would your company survive? Do your employees depend on you to make decisions, solve problems, and even run day-to-day operations? If your business cannot run without you, then your business may be in trouble.

5 Simple Sense-Checks That Vastly Improve Your Business Valuation

Valutico

5 Simple Sense-Checks That Vastly Improve Your Business Valuation (According to the Experts). It’s easy to get tripped up by detailed assumptions when valuing a business, especially if you’re in a hurry to produce results.

Deputy AG Lisa Monaco Speaks on DOJ’s New Approaches to Corporate Crime

Reynolds Holding

Good afternoon. Thank you, Dean McKenzie, for the introduction and for hosting us today. I’m happy to be back at NYU, and to see so many friends and former colleagues in the room. Let me start by acknowledging some of my DOJ colleagues who are here. That includes the U.S. Attorneys for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut.

Is Adobe’s $20 billion acquisition of Figma good for shareholders?

Valutico

Adobe Inc. Weekly Valuation – Valutico | 19 September 2022. We valued Adobe in March this year, at a time when it reported disappointing Q1 earnings and its share price had been down 25% year-to-date.

Volkswagen Sets Price Range for Porsche’s Blockbuster I.P.O.

NYT M&A

The public offering values the luxury sports car maker at up to $75 billion. Automobiles Initial Public Offerings Mergers, Acquisitions and Divestitures Porsche AG Volkswagen AG

The 125th anniversary of the little engine that couldn’t

McKinsey Public & Social Sector Insights

Once upon a time, the Stanley Steamer was the “car of the future” that broke speed records, drove beautifully, and famously climbed Mount Washington. What could go wrong? Automotive & Assembly Insights Automotive Electric Power

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Warning Signs For FTC In AGs' Meta Appeal At DC Circ.

Law 360 M&A

An at-times skeptical D.C. Circuit panel signaled a tough road ahead Monday not only for the 48 attorneys general trying to revive their suit accusing Facebook successor Meta of buying or burying the competition, but also for federal enforcers still pursuing a parallel case at the district level

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Global Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) Market to Generate Sales of $492.45 Billion By 2028 | Top 10 Players Generate 60% Market Revenue

Benzinga

Westford, USA, Sept. 19, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- As businesses continue to grow, the need for efficient and effective business processes rises. Outsourcing these processes can be a cost-effective way to achieve this goal, as well reasonable to oversee and maintain. This growth in Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) Market has led to the development of a number of different outsourcing options, from manual process outsourcing to enterprise resource planning (ERP) outsourcing.