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Elliott Puts More Stress on ESG

By Nikitha Sattiraju
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Published: September 28th, 2020
While Elliott will never be an ESG fund, it's paying more attention to ESG considerations in all of its investments, according to Christine O'Brien, head of investment stewardship at the firm.
Podcasts

Behind the Buyouts: VSS's Stevenson Takes the Long View

By Steve Gelsi
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Published: September 23rd, 2020
VSS' Jeffrey Stevenson says the firm's focus on subscription revenue in the media and business information services sectors led it to sharpen its focus on SaaS and healthcare IT deals in recent years.
Mergers & Acquisitions

Covid Trumps Trump-Biden as Top M&A Concern

By Tom Terrarosa
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Published: September 22nd, 2020
The focus for 2021 remains how to set up business for a post-Covid world, rather than worrying about tax changes and other potential shifts stemming from the November elections, according to panelists at The Deal Economy virtual event.
Private Equity

Software Investing Gains Nuance During Pandemic

By Chris Nolter
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Published: September 18th, 2020
Insight Partners managing director Lonne Jaffe discusses trends in growth software, investing during the Covid-19 outbreak and the firm's $9.5 billion fund.
Podcasts

Drinks With The Deal: Author Marc Levinson

By David Marcus
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Published: September 17th, 2020
Marc Levinson discusses his new book, "Outside the Box," a study of the history and current state of the globalization of the economy, in the latest edition of the Drinks With The Deal podcast.
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Webcast: Diversity a Must for Effective Corporate Governance

By Nikitha Sattiraju
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Published: September 14th, 2020
Corporate boards need to go beyond superficial diversity and simply counting the number of women or people of color if they want to ensure effective corporate governance, according to a panel hosted by The Deal and Cozen O'Connor.
Mergers & Acquisitions

T-Mobile/Sprint: Building the Strategy for an 'Unwinnable Case'

By Tom Terrarosa
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Published: September 11th, 2020
In part one of The Deal’s podcast series in partnership with Cleary Gottlieb, T-Mobile and its advisers discuss the strategy to navigate the company's blockbuster deal with Sprint.