Bad Blood Is Good for M&A, The Edge Reveals 16-Year Global Study The Big Banks Didn’t Want Released

Bad Blood Is Good for M&A, The Edge Reveals 16-Year Global Study The Big Banks Didn’t Want Released By Brooke Sutherland, Senior Reporter [@blsuth], Bloomberg Gadfly: Hostile takeovers get a bad rap 16-year study by The Edge unlocks how investors can benefit This is “the report the big banks didn’t want released” Sure, the back-and-forth rhetoric can turn, well, hostile and the risks of overpaying or wasting time and energy are high. And yes, oftentimes the deals don’t even happen, as occurred this week when Canadian Pacific Railway dropped its months-long (and unbidden) pursuit of Norfolk Southern. Be that as it may, some bad blood between deal partners...

Harvest Interview Series: Finding an Edge in Catalyst Investing

Harvest Interview Series: Finding an Edge in Catalyst Investing “I believe that in order to act on anything, you need to have a level of trust. Particularly in a sector which unfortunately breeds some unscrupulous people.” Jim Osman, CEO, The Edge Khai Nguyen of Harvest goes further behind the scenes to get an understanding into the very high end world of advising the world’s leading money managers by interviewing Jim Osman, CEO and founder of The Edge Consulting Group. The global independent intelligence provider advising the biggest Hedge Funds, Mutual Funds, Family Offices and Activist Funds charged with finding hidden...

Le Point: Deutsche Bank’s New CEO, John Cryan is Killing Value says The Edge Group

Le Point: Deutsche Bank’s New CEO, John Cryan is Killing Value says The Edge Group By Benoit Toussaint reporter, Le Point, Paris: The market severely punished Deutsche Bank, who finished with a fall of 6.38% to 25.59 euros. The first German bank has been in difficulty for several years, had a very heavy loss of 6 billion euros in Q3 and depriving shareholders of dividend for 2015 and 2016. “Deutsche Bank is focused on costs and not enough on the opportunities,” said Ryan Mendy director of analyst firm The Edge Consulting Group. The new boss of the group, Briton John Cryan, unveiled an updated version of the 2020 strategic plan...

BNN: 6 Global Banks Now at Tipping Point for a Corporate Spinoff Reveals The Edge

BNN: 6 Global Banks Now at Tipping Point for a Corporate Spinoff Reveals The Edge Frances Horodelski, Business Anchor, BNN: The banking sector could provide the next round of big-name corporate spinoffs, according to Ryan Mendy, Chief Operating Officer, The Edge Consulting Group. Names to watch over the next 12-to-18 months according to Mendy: JPMorgan, Bank of America, Citigroup, Deutsche Bank, UBS and HSBC. Click to watch the full TV interview...