The better the question. The better the answer. The better the world works. У вас есть вопрос? У нас есть ответ. Решая сложные задачи бизнеса, мы улучшаем мир. У вас є запитання? У нас є відповідь. Вирішуючи складні завдання бізнесу, ми змінюємо світ на краще. Meilleure la question, meilleure la réponse. Pour un monde meilleur. 問題越好。答案越好。商業世界越美好。 问题越好。答案越好。商业世界越美好。

How can M&A deal with today’s demands while activating your digital tomorrow?

Global Capital Confidence Barometer | 17th edition

Actively managing the present and anticipating the future defines new M&A strategies. Executives are taking advantage of a broad-based recovery in the global economy to boost near-term earnings, as they continue to plan growth through deals. With 56% intending to pursue acquisitions, executives are looking to secure their long-term strategies at a time of rapid technological change. And with heightened competition, they also recognize the need to balance both short- and long-term demands from shareholders while satisfying the necessity to have a compelling growth narrative.

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