Mon.Feb 05, 2024

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Air Sickness, Token Appeal, and Cooling Down

JD Supra: Mergers

Editor’s Note: Hat tip to the Creditors Rights Coalition for reaching out after last week’s blog to inform yours truly that the “judge shopping” concerns of creditor advocates extend beyond just the S.D. of Texas, and that a uniform rule providing for the random assignment of cases would, in their view, protect against other jurisdictions (such as the recently popular District of the Garden State) implementing Houston-like panels in the future.

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Chad Ettmueller and Monty Walker Discusses Structured Installment Sales and Annuity Products

How2Exit

b' E183: Chad Ettmueller and Monty Walker Discusses Structured Installment Sales and Annuity Products - Watch Here rn rn About the Guest(s): rn rn Chad Ettmueller: Chad is with JCR Settlements, a settlement planning firm based in Scottsdale, Arizona. They specialize in structured installment sales and offer annuity products to help individuals design a future payment schedule that meets their unique needs. rn Monty Walker: Monty is a CPA with a formal background in accounting.

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EU publishes summary of recent competition enforcement in the pharmaceutical sector and promises to continue policy of proactive enforcement

JD Supra: Mergers

The European Commission (EC) has published its latest report on competition enforcement in medicines and medical products. Key takeaways are that: EU and Member State authorities imposed multiple material antitrust fines from 2018-2022, totalling approx. EUR780 million.

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Chandler Reed On His Journey as an Entrepreneur and the Success of His Green Energy Business

How2Exit

b' E184: Chandler Reed On His Journey as an Entrepreneur and the Success of His Green Energy Business - Watch Here rn rn About the Guest(s): rn Chandler Reed is a finance and real estate professional based in Tampa, Florida. He acquired his first business through the ETA (Entrepreneur Through Acquisition) method and is currently the co-owner of Get Green NOI.

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Navigating the Future: Generative AI, Application Analytics, and Data

Generative AI is upending the way product developers & end-users alike are interacting with data. Despite the potential of AI, many are left with questions about the future of product development: How will AI impact my business and contribute to its success? What can product managers and developers expect in the future with the widespread adoption of AI?

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US Merger Filing Thresholds and Filing Fees 2024 Updates

JD Supra: Mergers

Annually, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) reviews and adjusts the premerger notification reporting thresholds for reporting acquisitions of voting securities, assets, or noncorporate interests (each a Transaction) under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, as amended (HSR Act) if the Consumer Price Index (CPI) increase since the last fiscal year is greater than 1 percent.

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Analysis: How the FTC and DOJ Final Merger Guidelines Impact on Health Care System Mergers

JD Supra: Mergers

In prior posts, we discussed the draft, updated merger guidelines that had been issued by the Federal Trade Commission and the Department of Justice (sometimes referred to as the “Agencies”) in July of last year. At that time, the Agencies solicited public comments and subsequently more than 30,000 were received.

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A Russian Bank Account May Offer Clues to a North Korean Arms Deal

The New York Times: Banking

Moscow may be trying to help Pyongyang with access to the international financial system in exchange for missiles and ammunition, U.S.-allied intelligence officials suggest.

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Court of Appeal Overturns Restructuring Plan Sanction and Looks at Cram Down

JD Supra: Mergers

On 23 January 2024, Snowden LJ handed down the Court of Appeal's judgment in the Adler Restructuring Plan case - AGPS Bondco plc - overturning the sanctioning of the Plan by the High Court in April 2023.

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Paul Tudor Jones says the U.S. economy is on an 'unsustainable' path, threatening markets

CNBC: Investing

Billionaire hedge fund manager Paul Tudor Jones said the U.S. economy could run into major problems down the road due to its burgeoning fiscal deficits.

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Predictions You Can Rely On: How Data Drives Successful Financial Forecasting

Speaker: Robbie Bhathal, Founder & CEO, and Matthew Acalin, Head of Credit Intelligence

In today's volatile financial environment, how confident are you in your company’s financial forecasting? To get the most accurate cash predictions that will lead to long-term financial survival, real-time data is critical. Innovative cash management strategies can lead to better credit opportunities, more sustainable growth, and long-term financial prosperity.

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OCC issues proposed rule for bank merger approvals

JD Supra: Mergers

On January 29, the OCC announced a proposed rule for bank merger approvals under the Bank Merger Act (BMA). The OCC proposed changes to 12 CFR 5.33 to reflect its view that a business combination is a significant corporate transaction.

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A bullish options bet on a rallying fintech into earnings

CNBC: Investing

Taking advantage of lower-than-average longer-dated options premiums in an e-commerce payment services company to frame a modestly bullish bet going into earnings.

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Market outages and resiliency a must watch area for market participants going forward, says Liquidnet

The TRADE

Looking at what 2024 holds in store, Liquidnet’s most recent liquidity landscape report highlighted market outages and resiliency as one of the ‘must watch’ areas for both regulators and market participants, highlighting the importance of individual responsibility when it comes to ensuring markets remain healthy. In the second half of 2023 the London Stock Exchange (LSEG) experienced two outages on AIM stocks between October and December.

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‘The Big Short’ investor Steve Eisman doesn't see a systemic problem from commercial real estate losses

CNBC: Investing

Steve Eisman of the "The Big Short" fame said the recent problems at NYCB are not systemic so won't have a negative impact on the wider economy.

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How Embedded Analytics Gets You to Market Faster with a SAAS Offering

Start-ups & SMBs launching products quickly must bundle dashboards, reports, & self-service analytics into apps. Customers expect rapid value from your product (time-to-value), data security, and access to advanced capabilities. Traditional Business Intelligence (BI) tools can provide valuable data analysis capabilities, but they have a barrier to entry that can stop small and midsize businesses from capitalizing on them.

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Onex acquires majority interest in Morson Group

PE Hub

Morson Group is an engineering and technical staffing and workforce services provider. The post Onex acquires majority interest in Morson Group appeared first on PE Hub.

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Paramount, even with a takeover offer, may still prove a rare losing bet for Berkshire Hathaway

CNBC: Investing

Paramount got a boost after reports of a takeover offer, but it could still be a rare losing bet for its biggest institutional investor Berkshire Hathaway.

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Congratulations to Cisco’s 2024 CRN Channel Chiefs!

Cisco: M&A

This is always an exciting time of year at Cisco. Today not only marks the start of Cisco Live EMEA, it’s also the release date of the 2024 CRN Channel Chiefs list.

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Thoma Bravo to take enterprise software firm Everbridge private

PE Hub

The transaction puts Everbridge at a valuation of approximately $1.5 billion. The post Thoma Bravo to take enterprise software firm Everbridge private appeared first on PE Hub.

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Embedding BI: Architectural Considerations and Technical Requirements

While data platforms, artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning (ML), and programming platforms have evolved to leverage big data and streaming data, the front-end user experience has not kept up. Holding onto old BI technology while everything else moves forward is holding back organizations. Traditional Business Intelligence (BI) aren’t built for modern data platforms and don’t work on modern architectures.

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Bank of America traders are long Spotify because of new Taylor Swift album dropping in April

CNBC: Investing

"The Tortured Poets Department" can be a positive second-quarter catalyst for the streamer, the traders said.

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Yellen Says Stable Financial System Is Key to U.S. Economic Strength

The New York Times: Banking

The Treasury secretary will offer an upbeat assessment of the economy on Tuesday, a year after the nation’s banking system faced turmoil.

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Shares of this restaurant chain are forming a long-term turnaround, according to the charts

CNBC: Investing

Dave & Buster's Entertainment (PLAY) is a restaurant and sports entertainment company with a compelling long-term setup on its chart.

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Yandex Reaches $5 Billion Deal to Exit Russia

The New York Times: Mergers, Acquisitions and Dive

Yandex, often called “Russia’s Google,” said it reached a deal to sell off its assets in the market where it made its fortune, after the war in Ukraine upended its operations.

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How to Leverage AI for Actionable Insights in BI, Data, and Analytics

In the rapidly-evolving world of embedded analytics and business intelligence, one important question has emerged at the forefront: How can you leverage artificial intelligence (AI) to enhance your application’s analytics capabilities? Imagine having an AI tool that answers your user’s questions with a deep understanding of the context in their business and applications, nuances of their industry, and unique challenges they face.

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Retirees are about to shift money into equity income, boosting these stocks, says Bank of America

CNBC: Investing

Stocks with big dividend yields could be more attractive to income-hungry investors as interest rates on cash fall.

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Thoma Bravo announces debut deal of the year; Matt Leeds featured in new Dealmakers to Watch series

PE Hub

Thoma Bravo has agreed to take Everbridge private in $1.5 billion deal. The post Thoma Bravo announces debut deal of the year; Matt Leeds featured in new Dealmakers to Watch series appeared first on PE Hub.

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Cisco CX is Accelerating Outcomes Through Technology Innovation

Cisco: M&A

I am constantly amazed by the increasingly rapid pace of innovation in areas ranging from AI, security, automation, and sustainability to data privacy, workplace solutions, multi-cloud networking,… Read more on Cisco Blogs

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McNally Capital taps Rassey as co-CEO and managing partner

PE Hub

Rassey's career includes over 12 years with McKinsey & Company, where he was a partner. The post McNally Capital taps Rassey as co-CEO and managing partner appeared first on PE Hub.

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Embedded Analytics Insights for 2024

Organizations look to embedded analytics to provide greater self-service for users, introduce AI capabilities, offer better insight into data, and provide customizable dashboards that present data in a visually pleasing, easy-to-access format. To better understand the factors behind the decision to build or buy analytics, insightsoftware partnered with Hanover Research to survey IT, software development, and analytics professionals on why they make the embedded analytics choices they do.

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The Journey to CCDE, a Personal Story

Cisco: M&A

This guest post was authored by Cisco Designated VIP David Peñaloza Seijas. Background/Story Since I was a kid, I was fascinated by many things I found interesting.

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Freeman Spogli-backed Batteries Plus promotes Malmuth to chief development officer

PE Hub

Headquartered in Hartland, Wisconsin, Batteries Plus is a battery retail franchise. The post Freeman Spogli-backed Batteries Plus promotes Malmuth to chief development officer appeared first on PE Hub.

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Safeguard Your Network in a Post-Quantum World

Cisco: M&A

Security is critical when transmitting information over any untrusted medium, particularly with the internet.