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Dechert LLP

The Next Recession: Something…Perhaps Not Really Wicked… But Certainly Annoying…This Way Comes

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With full and complete credit to the Bard (Macbeth), and to Mr. Ray Bradbury who repurposed this line as the title for his 1962 dark fantasy (of which I was and still am a huge fan), there is just not a better title for this...more

Thomson Reuters Financial & Risk

Market Voice: Emerging markets re-emerging?

2018 has proved to be an unfriendly year for the broad performance of emerging markets (EM). Several major emerging markets have encountered headline risk related to adoption of poorly received economic policies...more

Robins Kaplan LLP

Your Daily Dose of Financial News

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Less than a day after the Journal reported that CBS and the Redstones are nearing a deal to resolve their many differences, we’ve learned that CBS chief Les Moonves—facing an investigation into alleged sexual harassment...more

Robins Kaplan LLP

Your Daily Dose of Financial News

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The FBI and OCC have each launched inquiries into pricing practices within American Express’s forex unit with an aim to determine “whether the foreign-exchange international payments department misrepresented pricing to...more

Robins Kaplan LLP

Your Daily Dose of Financial News

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Big tech (including Facebook, Google [theoretically], and Twitter) is heading back to the Hill (with @jack pulling double-duty, because that’s how he rolls). Here’s what to expect today based on their prepared testimony....more

Robins Kaplan LLP

Your Daily Dose of Financial News

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Coke is buying British coffee-shop chain Costa for $5.1 billion, as the coffee wars just keep on chugging. Costa has 3800 stores in 32 countries and “a foothold in China,” making Coke an instant player in the field....more

Robins Kaplan LLP

Your Daily Dose of Financial News

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A lot of the furor over Elon Musk’s recent “going private” tweets has centered on whether he actually had the financial backing needed to pull it off.  The Times sets aside that initial inquiry to explore the why and how,...more

Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP

10 FAQs About Blockchain and Life Sciences - August 2018

Blockchain is a rapidly emerging technology and has the potential to bring transformative changes to many industries. As more companies become aware of and study this technology, many questions arise. These questions relate...more

Thomson Reuters Financial & Risk

How is AI shaping wealth management in China?

The digitization of wealth management in China is evolving fast with a greater use of artificial intelligence in financial planning. In our Q&A, Bobby Bok, Head of Wealth Management Solutions, North Asia, examines fintech...more

Dentons

Saudi Arabia update - June and July 2018

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Saudi Economy - Saudi Arabia upgraded to “Emerging Market” - Morgan Stanley Capital International (MSCI) announced it will grant an upgrade to Saudi Arabia by adding it to the MSCI Emerging Markets Index (the Index)....more

Thomson Reuters Financial & Risk

Mega deals keep the M&A boom afloat

The M&A boom is continuing thanks to a big surge in the number of mega deals. Matthew Toole, Director, Deals Intelligence, and Breakingviews’ Deputy Editor, Richard Beales, discuss the trends so far this year....more

Ward and Smith, P.A.

Hemp News Highlights

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We've previously published articles about industrial hemp and the excitement and curiosity it continues to garner as a cash crop in North Carolina. That trend continues to develop, and recently there have been several...more

Thomson Reuters Financial & Risk

M&A rankings with a World Cup twist

With the World Cup in full swing without some of the key M&A players, we looked at how this would affect the M&A rankings of global league tables. With no United States or China at Russia 2018, who makes our first XI?...more

King & Spalding

Private Over Public? An Emerging Markets Perspective

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The private placement of debt securities, compared to the more common public issuances, has grown in popularity in recent years, particularly in emerging markets such as those in the Middle East. Whilst there is little...more

Thomson Reuters Financial & Risk

OPEC and the future of oil production cuts

With crude oil production cuts going deeper than planned, Ellen R. Wald, the author of Saudi Inc., looks at how OPEC members might react at their annual meeting in Vienna this month....more

King & Spalding

Lessons for Sellers in Contracting with Emerging Market Buyers: The “Three R’s” to Structuring Payment Security Provisions

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The recent rebound in the international energy industry is being driven, at least in part, by a large and growing appetite for U.S. hydrocarbon commodity products from buyers in China and other new and emerging markets. U.S....more

Ward and Smith, P.A.

Industrial Hemp: Go For The Boom, Avoid a Bust!

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While relatively new to North Carolina's farm economy, industrial hemp is gaining traction as a promising cash crop. Interest and acceptance are growing among market participants, both inside and outside of our state. The...more

Thomson Reuters Financial & Risk

Debt capital markets: No panic as the ‘old normal’ returns

Despite equity market volatility and multiple geopolitical curve balls so far this year, credit spreads have remained surprisingly healthy. Maartje Bus, Head of Capital Markets, examines the latest debt capital markets...more

Thomson Reuters Financial & Risk

Global capital markets have a date with reality

Following the turbulent global financial markets that have reverberated throughout 2018, the Thomson Reuters IFR Capital Markets roundtables in London – moderated by Keith Mullin of KM Capital Markets — brought together a...more

Thomson Reuters Financial & Risk

Capital markets off to a flying start in 2018

Capital markets are off to a strong start in 2018, matching the optimism found in our recent Deal Makers Sentiment Survey. Matthew Toole, Director, Deals Intelligence, Thomson Reuters, recently spoke with IFR (International...more

Thomson Reuters Financial & Risk

Tax transparency and a focus on MENA financial reporting

Tax transparency standards FATCA and CRS require organizations in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region to ensure their financial information sharing is robust. How can they achieve timely and accurate reporting?...more

Hogan Lovells

Life sciences and health care horizons - March 2018

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Innovation in the life sciences and health care industries is occurring at a dizzying pace. Five years ago, anti-PD-1 antibodies from Merck and BMS had yet to be approved, CAR-T therapies were still in small-scale clinical...more

Thomson Reuters Financial & Risk

Creating opportunities out of energy sector risk

When managing energy sector risk, what are the most important areas to prioritize? Featuring the views of 250 senior professionals, our special report considers how to turn supply chain risks into opportunities for...more

Thomson Reuters Financial & Risk

Why dealmakers have great expectations for 2018

In 2017 global dealmaking surpassed expectations, with M&A above US$3 trillion for the fourth year in a row. Will 2018 also exceed expectations? ...more

Thomson Reuters Financial & Risk

Record inflows boost European ETF industry

A record month for ETF inflows once again shows that the European industry is dominated by a few funds and promoters, says Detlef Glow, Head of EMEA Research at Thomson Reuters Lipper. The promoters of exchange-traded funds...more

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