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Reassessing Deployment of CapEx in the Post-TCJA Era

February 16, 2018
An omnipresent policy objective underpinning the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) has been to encourage the speedy return of cash, jobs, capital expenditures (CapEx), and tax revenue back to Uncle Sam. Many critics, and even supporters, of the TCJA have questioned the rushed pace at which the Act was put together.
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A&M Activist Alert

February 15, 2018
The AAA is the most comprehensive statistical analysis of its kind. The analysis was initially undertaken in June 2017 with a focus on 1,170 corporates with a market capitalization of USD $250 million or more in the U.K., Germany, France, Switzerland and Scandinavia.
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How to Think and Act Like a Day 1 Company

February 15, 2018
What makes a Day 1 company? According to Jeff Bezos’ letter to Amazon shareholders in 2016, the qualities are: high velocity decision making, true customer obsession, embracing external trends and resisting proxies, that is to say, not letting the business process become a proxy for the business goal.
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Global Insights on Forensic Technology: View from United States

February 15, 2018
Andy Gandhi, Managing Director from our Disputes and Investigations team in the United States, addresses the need for firms to evolve in their approach when dealing with data and move away from merely ‘putting out fires’.
A&M News & Releases

Alvarez & Marsal Expands Presence in India, Opens New Office in New Delhi

February 12, 2018
Alvarez & Marsal (A&M) today announced the firm’s expansion with the launch of its New Delhi office. To expand A&M’s business, the company has appointed Mr. Nitin Jain and Mr. Vivek Kamra as Managing Directors to lead the A&M’s performance improvement and restructuring business in the National Capital Region (NCR) and North India.
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RegTech 2.0

February 12, 2018
Our latest report, in collaboration with FinTech research company, Burnmark, focuses on the emerging trends in RegTech, exploring the sector landscape from three different perspectives, startups, regulators and banks.

Your Semiannual Financial Crimes & Compliance Briefing

February 9, 2018
In this edition of the Navigator, we briefly review some of the politically-driven changes that impacted financial services throughout 2017, share industry conference chatter and examine old news that resurfaced in the headlines last year.