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Stepping it up at M&A International

By Bryan Livingston
Executive Vice President and Principal

Attending M&A International’s 61st Fall Conference certainly put a spring in my step. The environment in Bangkok, Thailand, was energetic, to say the least. I will have more to say on the economic and deals outlook in...

Professional Employer Organizations bouncing back – right along with the economy

By Bradley Buttermore
Senior Vice President and Principal

Every year I get involved in a survey of Professional Employer Organizations (PEO), those firms that provide human resource services to mostly small to medium size companies. We try to quantify the financial and operating...

Germany’s federal environment minister Peter Altmaier visits the 58th M&A International conference in Berlin

Over 160 mergers and acquisition professionals from M&A International Inc. met this June in Berlin to attend the 58th M&A International Conference and the 12th M&A Mid-Market Forum. One of the special highlights of the conference was the appearance of the Federal Environment Minister...

Private equity overflowing with opportunity

According to the 2012 Capital Overhang and Fund Cashflow Report published by Pitchbook (, private equity funds collectively have $432 billion of “dry powder” available for investment.  This represents a considerable amount...

Historically low natural gas prices extending the trend of NG power plants

Historically low natural gas prices resulting from the shale gas boom are having disruptive effects on the fuel mix for power generation.  While the expansion in natural gas combined cycle power generating stations can be attributed to several causes, it is evident that historically low natural...

Oil & gas pipeline construction showing positive growth in non-building construction segment

Oil & gas land pipeline construction is a bright spot for the non-building construction segment in North America, despite the political battles...


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