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Concerns grow in the U.S. over drugs made abroad

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M&A needn't spell inefficiency for corporate...

With half of all M&A deals failing, 'Winning the Merger Decathlon' outlines the 10 steps to ensuring mergers generate long-term corporate value

With the global liquidity crisis set to fuel new merger and acquisition (M&A) activity this year, a new report by global management consultancy Arthur D. Little claims that despite the growing experience with mergers over the last seven years, the failure rates stay at a high level.   To...
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Arthur D. Little launches The Water Margin: How strategic...

With two-thirds of the world to experience water shortages by 2025, a new report warns businesses: sink or swim

A new report from global management consultancy Arthur D Little warns businesses that a reactive response regarding water management can damage business performance. The report provides several illustrations of how water affects many businesses' financial performance. These include Électricité de...
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Privatisierung der Stromverteilung in der Türkei - ein...

Start der Privatisierung des türkischen Strommarktes / deutsche Energieversorger verpassen möglicherweise Chancen / Investionen erfordern genaue...

Die Türkei ist einer der am stärksten wachsenden Strommärkte, dem im Blick auf die Zukunft besonders hohe Attraktivität zugeschrieben wird. In den nächsten zehn Jahren erwartet die türkische Regulierungsbehörde eine Wachstumsrate des Stromverbrauchs (188 TWh im Jahr 2007) von durchschnittlich 7,6%...
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Kredite für Milliarden: Microfinance

Kleinstkredite entwickeln sich zu neuem Finanzprodukt / Kreditkrise verhilft Ansatz zu neuem Aufschwung / Ein Ansatz für entwickelte Länder?

Microfinance-Konzepte haben bereits das Leben von Millionen Menschen entscheidend verbessert. Dabei sind es nicht länger nur Menschen in der Dritten Welt, denen das Konzept der Kleinstkredite geholfen hat, den Schritt in die wirtschaftliche Selbständigkeit zu wagen und sich somit von der Armut...
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Microfinance looks set to emerge as a new asset class

New report from Arthur D. Little reveals how microfinance institutions are surpassing repayment rates and exhibiting promising risk and return ratios

No longer limited to third world countries, according to a new report released today by global management consultancy Arthur D. Little, microfinance is thriving as it finds untapped demand within the European market. Founded on microcredits, microfinance programs extend small loans to the world's...
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Financial services

"Le vent tourne et la tendance est au rapatriement...

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La privatisation de Charleroi Airport est lancée

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ACQ Finance honors Arthur D. Little with two annual awards

Arthur D. Little applauded for excellence in Commercial Due Diligence and Management Advice

Today ACQ Finance Magazine announced that Arthur D. Little have been honored twice in the publication's first annual Country Awards for Achievement in the private equity field Arthur D. Little Nordic has been awarded the Swedish ACQ Country Award for Commercial Due Diligence, and the global...
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