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Is this the end of European conglomerates?

Is this the end of European conglomerates? The end may be in sight for European conglomerates. Activist investor Christer Gardell of Cevian Capital predicts a growing trend of “demergers” in the next five to seven years, due in large part to an increasing number of European conglomerates engaging in in spin-off transactions, or “spin-offs.” Generally, … Continue reading

A new reality: living with lower oil prices

The below is an excerpt taken from a bulletin published on the Norton Rose Fulbright (United States) website earlier this month. Please click here to read the entire bulletin, which also includes an overview of managing contractor and counterparty exposure, proactively reviewing and renegotiating contractual arrangements, mitigating the risk of contractor exposure in construction projects, … Continue reading
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