Part-Time CFOs Flourish Inside Lower Middle Market as Technology Advances Growth

Podcast: Play in new window | Download What’s it like to have a line of sight into the finance departments of numerous lower middle-market companies? Join us as Matthew May, managing partner of AcuityCFO, explains how the demand for interim CFOs among lower middle-market firms is on the rise as young management teams adopt an […]

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The Inner Workings of a Deal: Early Discussions and Indications of Interest

The Inner Workings of a Deal: Tips for a Successful Transaction Part V – Early Discussions and Indications of Interest Last month, we created a marketing package and began to market your company to potential acquirers. Last Article By now, your M&A advisor has begun having discussions with interested buyers, and the real work begins. […]

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As Global Earnings Stall, Emerging Markets Set-Up For Crisis

What’s on Your Radar Screen? Emerging Markets Are Set Up for a Crisis Who’s Competing with Whom? O Canada, Where Are You Headed? Thinking about Momentum The Rational Bear San Antonio, Washington DC, and Dallas Toward the end of every week I begin to ponder what I should write about in the next Thoughts from […]

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Investing In Argentina is a Little Like Buying Along Alabama Shore After BP Spill

Argentina can’t get much worse, Grant observes, and the path to the upside is clear — so long as it is taken Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner has led Argentina into an economic mess, but value investors should pay attention, says Jim Grant in a recent issue of Grant’s Observer: in the near future Argentina could […]

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Mobilicity Backers File $1.2-billion Lawsuit Against Industry Canada

The financial backers behind struggling wireless startup Mobilicity — a group that includes Canadian businessman and sports mogul John Bitove — have filed a $1.2-billion lawsuit against Industry Canada. The claim accuses the federal government of reneging on assurances that it would enforce foreign ownership takeover rules and prevent unfair competition. It also claims that […]

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Canadian Midmarket Firms to Leverage EU Trade Deal

LONDON—With Canada poised to finalize a sweeping free trade pact with Europe, Prime Minister Stephen Harper says the next big challenge will be convincing Canadian companies to broaden their business ambitions to take advantage of the new opportunities. While the trade deal promises to open new markets across Europe, the question is whether Canadian business […]

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