The other Merrill: how Datasite’s virtual world is taking over

The other Merrill: how Datasite’s virtual world is taking over

April 01, 2020
By MARK BAKER

With offices deserted across the world as coronavirus takes its toll on traditional processes, the recent transformation of a 50-year-old financial printing firm into a leading virtual dataroom and online M&A software service company may have made it more relevant than ever

RMBS and coronavirus: Holidays from hell

RMBS and coronavirus: Holidays from hell

March 26, 2020

Most European residential mortgage-backed securities deals can absorb the hit from payment moratoria for now, but junior notes are at risk if the crisis persists.

The coronavirus crash: will 'whatever it takes' work?

The coronavirus crash: will 'whatever it takes' work?

March 20, 2020

A blizzard of monetary and fiscal policy announcements finally began to calm market nerves this week; but bankers and analysts are struggling to figure out what more might be needed – and just what kind of crisis this is.

Should Buffett buy Bloomberg?

Should Buffett buy Bloomberg?

March 19, 2020

Warren Buffett can take his pick from public companies with beaten down stock prices at the moment, but he may be interested in buying privately held Bloomberg.

Gulf markets still struggle to attract investors

Gulf markets still struggle to attract investors

March 04, 2020

Despite MSCI index inclusion and a landmark trade by Saudi Aramco, global funds are still $70 billion underweight Gulf equities, but the UAE and Saudi are making progress in deepening markets.

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SME financing: special focus

SME financing: special focus

March 25, 2019

The vexed battle to finance small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) continues amid risk aversion, economic weakness, new regulations and banks’ balance-sheet repair.

Donald Trump: special focus

Donald Trump: special focus

March 18, 2019

What has Trump's presidency meant for banking and financial markets? Unsurprisingly, things haven't gone as expected.

Iran sanctions: special focus

Iran sanctions: special focus

December 03, 2018

Euromoney investigates how the relaxation of western sanctions on Iran – dubbed the world’s most lucrative closed economy – will jump-start trade and capital flows from Europe to the Gulf, and plots a vision for the country's banking system and economic transformation, more generally.