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Tag Archives: M&A

Investment Banking surviving on smaller deals

Image by Getty Images via @daylife According to BarCap’s Matt Ponsonby even as IB revenues for Banks depend most on M&A revenues esp Advisory  fees, the quantum of deals has been going … Continue reading

October 1, 2011 · 1 Comment

A busy day from dealmaking newsvine | An Advantage dealbook Tweetpost

Advantage Research blogs >>> Morgan Stanley unlikely to be better than $8.4 bln revenues without Credit spread costs, Google unlikely to disappoint << Advantage zyaada 2 seconds ago · Like … Continue reading

January 20, 2011 · 3 Comments

Circular 698, Brazilian IPOs and new post Treaty shopping concerns | Advantage zyaada

China tripped up another foreign investor, taxing Vodafone’s offshore sale of its Jiangsu assets in China with the new 2009 circular, Circular 698. India is also hoping to add CFC … Continue reading

July 11, 2010 · 1 Comment

Britain’s biggest slides the longest | Advantage ‘zyaada’

more from the gulf of mexico: anadarko’s operational ownership and $1.6b from the Spill Trust Fund of the government would amount to $5 Bn but Anadarko want’s 65% owner BP … Continue reading

June 10, 2010 · 2 Comments

Amazon gets behind the technology

After all, Amazon will have to do a lot of value buying to keep the spirit of competition with the iPad! Amazon has acquired New York-based startup Touchco, according to Nick … Continue reading

February 4, 2010

Citibank out of Private Equity , Real Estate

Private Equity is a specialised business, in that the players concerned are unlikely to turn up to defend their investments and even trading actions to a Senate Banking Committee, even … Continue reading

February 4, 2010 · 1 Comment

We believe it too | The Big Picture

In the world of social engagement, Murdoch’s boys may not be able to sirke much gold, if their antics continue. Though they may find it easy to complain about the … Continue reading

January 24, 2010

Dairy Milk in my Oreo, Irene

Warren Buffet invested Kraft was finally able to up the offer beyond 840p without issuing additional equity and convince Cadbury to sign the dotted line, with the deal announcement after … Continue reading

January 19, 2010 · 1 Comment

Making Chocolate Kisses for Eggheads

It gets wierd(er). I am flummoxed. Let me bite into a little late night chocolate. Searing hot. One would have thought, esp the fat cat bankers and the Bens, that … Continue reading

January 18, 2010 · 1 Comment

Is it Novartis? Is it Kraft? Just the cheese.

It’s not even about Cadbury’s anymore And I am not wondering about the title, just who is the bigger offender in this new twist Nestle: $NSRGY         … Continue reading

January 5, 2010