News releases – 2012

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December 2012

26 December 2012 – 2012 Global M&A values half that of 2007’s boom; 2013 to see strategic, bolt-on deals 

20 December 2012 – More job losses predicted by European banks as crisis refuses to fade 

18 December 2012 – Demand outlook strong but cost competitiveness and project execution top priorities for miners in 2013 

12 December 2012 – Equity markets in emerging economies to experience significant growth in next decade 

November 2012

30 November 2012 – Global renewables industry at tipping point as it seeks to reduce reliance on subsidies 

22 November 2012 – Q3 global power and utility deals hit by valuation concerns 

7 November 2012 – Eurozone periphery’s pain to continue as retreat of banks behind national borders exacerbates recession 

6 November 2012 – Mining & metals deal making slows but opportunities remain

October 2012

31 October 2012 – Significant increase in global mobility assignments to emerging markets creates challenges 

29 October 2012 – Ad-hoc information security solutions no longer an option, as companies struggle to keep pace with today’s threats 

25 October 2012 – Growth in rapid-growth markets to slow but quick rebound expected 

24 October 2012 – Private equity ready to do deals, but quality of transactions and economic concerns remain 

22 October 2012 – Rapid expansion of Asian companies provides strong competition for developed-market organizations 

9 October 2012 – Falling confidence and rising concerns on valuation gap to hit M&A in next 12 months 

9 October 2012 – EY reports 2012 global revenues of US$24.4 billion 

1 October 2012 – M&A market prepares for the chill to set in 

September 2012

18 September 2012 – Opportunity and optimism: global media and entertainment CEOs see digital media as a significant driver of future growth 

11 September 2012 – Igor Chufarov promoted to partner of EY Ukraine Tax and Legal practice 

5 September 2012 – Political support and clear policies prove critical for renewable energy market growth

August 2012

13 August 2012 – Breaking down the barriers for women on and off the sports field 

8 August 2012 – Supply outweighs demand for oil, while gas is the growth story for rest of 2012 

July 2012

12 July 2012 – Slowdown in rapid-growth markets to be short-lived 

11 July 2012 – Resource nationalism remains number one risk for miners 

11 July 2012 – Private equity drives productivity and employment across Europe 

6 July 2012 – Global IPO activity rose in Q2 2012 

4 July 2012 – Bank balance sheets to shrink faster than during the financial crisis, shaving €1.6tr off in a year 

3 July 2012 – Despite tough economic times entrepreneurs are creating jobs and growth 

June 2012

18 June 2012 – Governments increase fiscal focus on oil and gas sector 

13 June 2012 – EY nominates young finalist from Ukraine for its international tax competition 

6 June 2012 – Working capital performance improves in the US but stalls in Europe 

1 June 2012 – Markets with strong “soft power” brands attract greater share of FDI

May 2012

18 May 2012 – EY wins high-profile international National Tax Firm of the Year award 

14 May 2012 – EY Ukraine presents its Corporate Responsibility Report for 2011 

10 May 2012 – Large corporates have the means but lack motivation for M&A

April 2012

23 April 2012 – Hospitality sector recovery likely to continue in 2012, despite ongoing global economic uncertainty 

23 April 2012 – Consumption a panacea to weak world outlook in rapid-growth markets 

13 April 2012 – Majority of organizations struggling to adapt business models to capitalize on new generation of ‘co-creating’ consumers 

3 April 2012 – Global IPO activity falls to lowest level since Q2’09

March 2012

22 March 2012 – Private Equity deal-making continues despite slower overall M&A environment 

16 March 2012 – EY launches 2012 Young Tax Professional of the Year Award 

15 March 2012 – A tough 2012 but is there light at the end of the tunnel for the Eurozone? 

14 March 2012 – New data shows financial considerations driving sustainability activities of leading companies

February 2012

28 February 2012 – Insurers are left playing catch up globally as consumer expectations soar 

16 February 2012 – Technology mergers and acquisitions surge in 2011 

1 February 2012 – 12 for 2012 – a dozen reasons why the outlook for M&A might be more positive than expected this year, says EY

January 2012

31 January 2012 – Oil and Gas M&A in 2011 – volume up, values down 

26 January 2012 – Steelmaking over-capacity pressures profitability 

25 January 2012 – European buyout market defies Eurozone fears 

24 January 2012 – Globalization continues to advance despite uncertain economic outlook 

17 January 2012 – Funding squeeze to continue for European financial services in 2012 EU public finances could face €116b hole as a result of the Financial Transactions Tax 

13 January 2012 – Global CFOs face tough balancing act investing across both developed and rapid-growth markets 

11 January 2012 – Global automotive industry to experience modest growth in 2012