Each 90-minute SEC comment letter trends webcast will provide you with insights and analysis of recent SEC comment letter trends at an industry level. One webcast discusses trends impacting Commercial and industrial companies sectors and the other is focused on Financial services industries.
2015 will be a record year for mergers and acquisitions (M&A) in the aerospace and defense (A&D) sector. The announced deal value for third quarter (3Q15) alone exceeds the deal-making value for any full year on record for this sector.
The chemicals sector saw strong growth in merger and acquisition value during the third quarter of 2015 when compared to the previous quarter.
Deal value increases in the third quarter for the engineering and construction sector.
Global industrial manufacturing M&A activity shows continued strength in the third quarter.
Despite a decline in deal volume in 3Q15 compared to the previous quarter, average deal value has continued to increase in each of the last four quarters. Both, total deal value and average deal value for the year-to-date are up over 40% and 50% respectively, compared to the prior period.
M&A value in the metals industry jumps in the third quarter with megadeals.
Manufacturers turn cautious on global economic outlook during the third quarter of 2015.
Tax rate benchmarking can be an enormously valuable tool for tax executives determined to generate greater value from their tax departments. Assessing tax 2015 not only provides peer group comparisons for improvement in planning and shaping the tax function, it helps you to gain meaningful insight into sector trends to support business growth.
In the wake of an extended period of financial challenges, airlines stand to gain significant benefits from unexpected periods of reduced fuel prices, which in the short term have resulted in increased profits. How are airlines responding? And what are the long-term implications?