Any analysis of M&A activity during the second quarter of 2013 makes it difficult to ignore the increasing significance of offshore jurisdictions in international capital flows. With $31.6n (£19.7bn) of deals involving offshore targets during the three months to June, the region ranks sixth globally by cumulative deal value, with offshore-incorporated businesses the subject of transactions worth more than those in Africa, the Middle East or Oceania.
Offshore deal and IPO activity is looking more robust after a volatile period, with the region ranking above Africa, the Middle East and Oceania on transaction value in the second quarter. Cameron Adderley...
Outstanding Individual Innovator award handed to Schillings COO Christopher Mills
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Will Addleshaw Goddard succeed where others have failed and pull off a transatlantic merger?
Head of international financial technology at the firm Angus Mclean is responsible for the new venture