Recent global news releases issued by EY.
Financial investors to be key players in 2014 mining M&A
London, 3 February 2014
A steady improvement in market conditions should see a gradual return to deal-making in the mining and metals sector in 2014, off the back of a seven-year low in global M&A volumes in 2013.
EY offers global mentoring opportunity to entrepreneurs
London, 28 January 2014
EY announced this week that submissions are currently being sought for the 2014 “Ready, Set, Grow” program in Monaco.
“Innovation at the center” emerges as fundamental for media and entertainment businesses
New York, 28 January 2014
EY’s Sustaining digital leadership! study, released today, shows leading media and entertainment (M&E) companies are putting continuous innovation at the center of everything they do.
Global ETF AUM to surpass hedge fund industry in 18 months
London, 27 January 2014
The exchange traded funds (ETF) industry could surpass the hedge fund industry in assets under management (AUM) in the next 12-18 months according to EY’s Global ETF Survey.
EY appoints John Rudaizky as Brand and External Communications Leader
London, 23 January 2014
EY is delighted to announce the appointment of John Rudaizky as Brand and External Communications Leader.
Foreign companies in India to expand presence
New Delhi and London, 23 January 2014
India has a strong foothold in investors’ emerging market strategies, despite the recent slowdown in economic activity, according to Enabling the prospects, EY’s 2014 Indian Attractiveness Survey.
New wave of rapid-growth markets provide significant opportunities for global insurers
London, 23 January 2014
Global insurance companies seeking to expand their businesses are increasingly looking to a new wave of rapid-growth markets (RGMs) as well as the BRICs.
Private equity CFOs play expanded role in facilitating growth despite formidable regulatory challenges through strategic investment in process and technology
New York, 22 January 2014
Confronted with numerous changes that affect their business model, most CFOs at private equity firms recognize that global regulation and compliance, as well as operational efficiency, are the top challenges facing their firms over the next two years, according to Navigating the headwinds, EY’s inaugural global private equity survey in collaboration with PEI.
Oil & Gas M&A outlook remains robust despite a decline in 2013
London, 21 January 2014
Oil and gas M&A activity was significantly lower in 2013 in value and volume according to EY’s Global oil and gas transactions review. The impact of supply side trends on restricting activity are also likely to continue over the next 12 months.
A third of global companies planning a sale and 80% of global executives are open to offers at a time of growing M&A activity
London, 20 January 2014
A third (33%) of global businesses are planning a sale in the next two years according to a new report from EY.