TFTF | Apr 30, 2020


The fortnight thus far

Reports & resources we loved in the last 15 days, once every 15 days.


Issue #30


Apr 30, 2020

1

Corporate M&A Report 2020

The value of scope deals now comprises nearly 60% of deals above $ 1bn, which is 10% more than the previous year. Is there a reason why such deals are popular? More on what do top executives have to say about M&As.

[ Bain & Co. > Full report here:

https://www.bain.com/insights/topics/global-corporate-ma-report/ ]

2

Strategy in a Structural Break

A corporate crisis is often a sign that the company’s business model has petered out—that the industry’s underlying structure has changed dramatically, so old days of doing business no longer work. Is this break a blessing in disguise to rethink on strategy?

[ McKinsey & Co. > Full report here:

https://www.mckinsey.com/business-functions/strategy-and-corporate-finance/our-insights/strategy-in-a-structural-break ]

3

COVID-19 Win the Fight, Win the Future

With many companies thinking on how to project revenues, adjust budgets, etc, they need to focus on framing potential scenarios and use them to develop a robust plan of action. More on how to win the future.

[ BCG > Full report here :

https://www.bcg.com/en-in/publications/2020/covid-scenario-planning-winning-the-future-series.aspx ]

4

Embedding Trust on COVID-19 Recovery

Rebuilding trust among stakeholders is essential during this crisis to ensure that the leaders can steer the ship towards long term growth. What are the four dimensions of trust that leaders should focus on?

[ Deloitte > Full report here:

https://www2.deloitte.com/us/en/insights/economy/covid-19/building-trust-during-covid-19-recovery.html ]

5

Global Threat Report 2020

Malware-free attacks have grown by 10% in a year, and North America has recorded the highest jump in these attacks, while APAC is more prone to malware attacks. What do they mean? How are these attacks made?

[ CrowdStrike > Full report here:

https://www.crowdstrike.com/resources/reports/2020-crowdstrike-global-threat-report/ ]

6

What is a Private Capital Fund Worth

Over the past decade Private Equities have remained in the 12-15% IRR range. With median IRR being 10.6% and 75th percentile generating 18.4% IRR. What does this meanwhile we evaluate the value of a PE?

[ PitchBook > Full report here:

https://pitchbook.com/news/reports/q1-2020-pitchbook-analyst-note-what-is-a-private-capital-fund-worth ]

Every article here has had 100s of hours of effort that have gone into making this relevant, insightful and concise. Due credit and thanks to all these professionals and organizations who toiled to put together these insights, of such high quality, for the use of businesses across the world.