WORLDWIDE M&A UP 10%, DEALS OVER US$5 BILLION ACCOUNT FOR 31% OF M&A
GLOBAL SYNDICATED LENDING UP 10% FROM 2012
Growing wealth inequality means that the wealthy have nowhere to hide and that events like those in Cyprus will happen in more countries around the world, including developed nations, said Marc Faber, the contrarian investor and publisher of the Gloom, Boom & Doom Report.
Any Asia (ex-Japan) Inv Announced, Jan 1 – Mar 28 2013.
Any Japanese Involvement Announced, Jan 1 - Mar 28 2013.
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Virtual Reality seems like a remnant from the 1990s-but the team at the start-up Oculus thinks there's still a lot of potential in the idea-and it has managed to bring several of the video game industry's top developers onboard.
If HBO called right now and asked me to pitch ideas on a new series about the games industry, I know what I'd put right at the centre of it: EA's search for a new CEO. In March, John Riccitiello resigned from the position after a tumultuous period of change and controversy.
Subaru of America and General Motors are recalling cars to check for corroded brake lines and steering wheel problems, federal safety officials said on Tuesday.
When it comes to comedy I prefer mine raw. So with the writers of South Park and the creator of Avenue Q in the mix, I was expecting this – the hottest show on Broadway that has now arrived in London – to really hit close to the mark, and follow Jackie Mason’s mantra: “Tragedy is when I cut my finger, comedy is when you fall into an open sewer and die”.