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Future tense

Don't get scared - get informed. Shaun Beaney looks at Alec Ross's book on the tech innovation revolutionising business.

Death from above

Drones are employed by a Big Four firm. But, Jon Moulton asks, should we be carrying out higher-level reviews or getting a bit closer?

Profit before protection?

The impact of BHS’s administration on its defined benefit pension schemes has been front page news. Martin Hunter looks at some of the lessons from a very messy story.

It's good to talk

What exactly do fund managers look for when investing in quoted companies? The recent RSM and Quoted Companies Alliance survey of small and mid-cap investors offers some insight.

Go your own way

For UK owner-managed businesses, staff skills, domestic expansion and investment in new tech are among the top priorities, finds Jason Sinclair.

Digital Gamechangers

Technological innovation is changing business models in many sectors. Tony Qui explains how a business should approach a transformational acquisition.

Creative ferment

What are the creative industries 'Shaun Beaney looks at the role they're playing in UK innovation, investment and deals - and why the Corporate Finance Faculty is stepping up it's engagement with the sector.

Deflation nation

With inflation heading towards deflation, Jon Moulton asks is it really 'good news'? What does negligible inflation mean for investors?

Can we have some more

High demand and low supply is the key trait of UK infrastructure. Recycling assets in the secondary market is perhaps the main source of deal activity. Andy Thomson asks why.

Difficult start to 2015 for City Link

City Link’s Christmas collapse brought no cheer. Jon Moulton, whose firm, Better Capital, owned the next-day courier business, gives his take on the ultimately doomed turnaround.

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