Asia

Asia IPO Review: Could Asia’s IPO Lead Slip as China Tightens Regulations?

December 21, 2018 | by Senith Pathirane - Global Research and Analysis Team

Asian IPOs bounced back in 2018, despite a decline in deal volume driven by Mainland China owing to stricter IPO regulations. However, the region has continued to lose global proceed...

Industry 4.0 – New Avenue for Cyberattacks; is Asia Ready?

October 4, 2018 | by Senith Pathirane - Global Research and Analysis Team

 Smart factories and digital supply chains have become a growing trend in global business and trade, signalling the era of modern manufacturing and Industry 4.0, the fourth industria...

Asia ex Japan M&A Report – May 2018

June 24, 2018 | by Senith Pathirane - Global Research and Analysis Team

Value of M&A in Asia, ex Japan up in May, despite slight month-on-month decline in volume  The aggregate value of mergers and acquisitions (M&A) deals target...

Artificial Intelligence: Will Asia Pacific Outsmart the Rest of the World?

April 12, 2018 | by Senith Pathirane - Global Research and Analysis Team

As we enter the Fourth Industrial Revolution, the implications of major technological breakthroughs are nothing new. However, many technologies are competing with each other to lead ...

Asia ex Japan M&A Report – January 2018

March 6, 2018 | by Senith Pathirane - Global Research and Analysis Team

M&A value falls back for second consecutive month  The value of mergers and acquisitions (M&A) deals targeting companies based in Asia, excluding Japan, decl...

Asia ex Japan M&A Report – December 2017

February 27, 2018 | by Senith Pathirane - Global Research and Analysis Team

Gains recorded in M&A deals targeting Asia ex Japan in November were pared in December.  The volume and value of mergers and acquisitions (M&A) deals targeti...

FinTechs versus Banks: Compete or Collaborate? An Insight on the Asian Market

January 31, 2018 | by Senith Pathirane - Global Research and Analysis Team

Following the 2008 global financial crisis, gaining customer trust has been a key challenge for financial institutions. At the time that most banks were recovering from the crisis, f...

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