What makes a company an attractive M&A target?

Author(s):

Scott Moeller

 et al.
Topic:
Finance
Industry:
Any Industry

A study by Intralinks, the global technology provider, and Cass Business School found six vital indicators to be aware of to make a company attractive to buyers.

Updated: 28/11/2016
Comments:
Views: 2,439

Corporate Governance for a Changing World

Author(s):

Jeroen Veldman

 et al.

Cass academics recently presented this report as part of an international roundtable series identifying the principles and desired outcomes of corporate governance for the coming decades.

Updated: 28/10/2016
Comments:
Views: 1,614

"Transforming everything...." - Cass Business School hosts Digital Consumption Symposium

The inaugural Digital Consumption Symposium was held at Cass Business School on 21st October 2016.

Updated: 04/04/2017
Comments:
Views: 195

A new Affluence Index to help governments and pension providers improve forecasts of mortality rates

Academics have developed a new way to model socio-economic differences in mortality rates - using an affluence index.

Updated: 04/07/2016
Comments:
Views: 1,706

Global Reinsurance - the complete Masterclass series

Author(s):

Paula Jarzabkowski

 et al.

The aim of the Global Reinsurance Masterclass Series is to support (re)insurance and broking companies in analysing their position and improving their competitiveness during a period of global change.

Updated: 11/03/2016
Comments:
Views: 1,723

The Future of Video - why businesses should prepare for a boom in video usage

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg claimed that we are entering 'the golden age of video'. New research at Cass Business school, produced in association with Imagen, supports this view, demonstrating that video will dominate internet usage in the years to come, for both individuals and businesses.

Updated: 04/04/2016
Comments:
Views: 1,432

Competing in turbulent environments: lessons from Formula 1

A panel of academics, journalists and senior industry representatives came together at Cass Business School in February to discuss what Formula 1 can teach other industries about competing, innovation and success.

Updated: 17/02/2016
Comments:
Views: 1,850

The Relative Performance of UK Banks and Building Societies post-financial crisis

Author(s):

Barbara Casu

Topic:
Finance
Industry:
Banking

This report examines the performance of UK building societies since the end of the demutualisation process in 2000 It considers the relative strengths and weaknesses of the building society sector at a time when public confidence in the financial system, still shaken by the Global Financial Crisis, is low

Updated: 10/09/2015
Comments:
Views: 2,882

Professional Service Firms come out of the shadows

Author(s):

Laura Empson

 et al.

The Professional Service Firms sector has emerged as one of the most rapidly growing and profitable within the global economy. A new publication brings together leading scholars in the field to examine and elucidate this sector's ever-increasing significance.

Updated: 14/08/2015
Comments:
Views: 2,607