Deutsche Bank to Boost Team in Africa to Tap Deals on Continent

Breadcrumb Trail Links PMN Business Deutsche Bank AG is beefing up its investment banking team and services in Africa’s most developed economy as part of a plan to grow on the continent. Author of the article: Bloomberg News Loni Prinsloo Publishing date: Aug 10, 2022  •  11 minutes ago  •  2 minute read  •  Join the … Read more

Insurtech funding boosted by mega deals in latest quarter – Insurtech – Insurance News

Insurtech funding boosted by mega deals in latest quarter 8 August 2022 Global insurtech investment rose 8% to $US2.41 billion ($3.49 billion) in the second quarter, up 8% from the previous quarter but only half 2021’s bumper second quarter. Average deal size was up 18% to $22.11 million while total deal numbers fell to 132, … Read more

EU must act faster to agree more global deals, trade chief says

The EU’s trade chief has vowed to accelerate efforts to boost the union’s network of trade deals, as Brussels responded to member state calls to strengthen global supply chains, wean itself off Russia and deepen links with key allies. Valdis Dombrovskis, EU trade commissioner, said geopolitical pressures were “shifting our perspective on trade policy”, adding … Read more

End of cheap money era scuppers dozens of corporate bond deals

Dozens of corporate bond deals have failed to launch in recent months as the end of central bank stimulus leaves companies starved of cheap funds. It is generally rare for companies to pull the plug on bond deals once bankers are actively trying to sell the debt to investors. But in June, pulled or postponed … Read more

IBS Intelligence Awards Objectway #1 for Private Banking and Wealth Management Deals

Article content LONDON — Objectway, a global wealth, banking & asset management software provider, has been recognised as the market’s leading firm for Private Banking and Wealth Management deals in the IBS Intelligence Sales League Table (SLT). Objectway also got a very favorable place in the SLT Leaderboard for Private Banking & Wealth Management, a … Read more

Boris Johnson overselling benefits of post-Brexit trade deals, say MPs

Boris Johnson’s much-lauded trade deal with Australia will cut the price of an imported bottle of a wine only by “a couple of pence”, according to a critical report by MPs, which urged the prime minister not to oversell the benefits of such agreements. The international trade select committee said on Wednesday that while tariff … Read more

M&A Deals: Record $82 billion dealmaking spree in Q2 makes India defy global slump

Bankers in India recorded their best-ever quarter for mergers and acquisitions while dealmaking elsewhere slows to a crawl. India saw $82.3 billion pending and completed M&A deals in the second quarter, the highest amount on record, according to data compiled by Bloomberg. That’s more than twice as … Read more

Booming tech M&A deals require ‘unique insurance solutions’ – Daily – Insurance News

Booming tech M&A deals require ‘unique insurance solutions’ 24 June 2022 Brokers should play a greater role in helping tech clients mitigate merger and acquisition (M&A) deal risk, cyber specialist CFC says. Transaction Liability Private Enterprise Product Manager Joe Perrett says brokers can play a vital role in helping facilitate a smoother transaction and ensuring … Read more