What trends did we see in Q1 2015?
Companies are reassessing cost structure, pricing and product mix to enhance margin and offset currency fluctuations.
M&A activity continued in full steam, with 73 technology deals valued at US$22.3 billion in the first quarter.
Eurozone grew by 0.4% against a forecast of 0.5%, posting its fastest rate in almost two years and outpacing the US.
The technology sector recorded 23 new IPOs in Q1 2015, slightly less than the 26 IPOs recorded in Q1 2014.