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Transformational Change Must Embrace the Hard Stuff

December 7, 2017
GE's share price has underperformed for years, and CEO John Flannery, who took over from Jeff Immelt in August, has acted fast and made a number of hard choices, in part no doubt because activist investor Trian has a seat on its board.
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Corporate Hustle — Senate Passes Tax Reform

December 4, 2017
With much publicity, the Senate passed an amended version of its Finance Committee’s version of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act over the weekend. Corporations now face a challenge: where to find the resources to react. Expect a scramble around year-end planning and preparing for provisions.
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A&M Conversation With: How Should Banks Manage Critical Third-party Relationships?

December 4, 2017
On this episode of A&M Conversation With, Corporate Performance Improvement, Senior Director Art Hall sits down with Managing Director Brian Smith to discuss what third parties risk management solutions are in relation to the updates to the Guidance that the OCC relased earlier this year (2017-21).
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Part 3: Detour to Vegas - How Data Analytics Was Used to Assess Caesars’ Loyalty Program

November 27, 2017
This is the third of a four-part series highlighting some of the key investigation issues and findings of the Examiner’s report. In this edition, we explore the claim that the Debtor’s (CEOC’s) customers were diverted to properties owned by non-Debtors (CGP and CERP) through the customer loyalty program, Total Rewards.
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A&M View on The Budget 2017

November 22, 2017
The Chancellor of the Exchequer today presented his 2017 Budget to Parliament. At the link below, please find our summary of the main tax announcements.