AN EY report on Wednesday said the appetite for mergers and acquisitions (M&A) among oil-and-gas firms is at its highest among all industries surveyed, amid a more stable economic growth...

MERGER and acquisition (M&A) activity in Singapore in the first half reached heights not seen since H1 2014, with the total value of deals up 19.1 per cent to US$33.8 billion from H1 2017.

IT'S hard to view the unprecedented flow of capital into private equity funds over the past five years as anything but positive. Buyout funds alone have raised a stunning US$1.1 trillion since...

MERGERS and acquisitions (M&A) in the financial sector in the Asia-Pacific is forecast to rise above 2017 levels this year, driven by Chinese outward investment, according to a recent Baker...

[NEW ORLEANS] Major shifts in industries ranging from semiconductors and food to beverages and pharmaceuticals will keep fueling the blistering pace of mergers and acquisitions, one of Goldman Sachs...

[FRANKFURT] After years of pain that saw clients flee as its very survival appeared in doubt, Germany's Deutsche Bank hopes to reclaim a place of prestige alongside global investment banking...

[HOUSTON] Bankers that work the oilfields can't close deals this year thanks to the newfound financial discipline of explorers...

[TOKYO] Japan's Mizuho Financial Group Inc sees a pickup in overseas lending after a slowdown last year in the United States, where a recently enacted corporate tax cut is widely expected to...

[LONDON] With no let-up in sight for listed UK real estate agents, the companies could find themselves the targets of a wave of M&A activity.

THE changing habits of consumers around the world are set to make the sector one of the most exciting in the year ahead.