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Interview with A&M's Julie Hertzberg, President of INSOL International

June 13, 2019
In an eight-part video series, Ms. Hertzberg sits down with INSOL International to discuss her new role as President, INSOL's plans for recruitment and education, as well as remaining relevant and responsive to members around the world.

Five Predictors of a Successful Transformation Program

June 13, 2019
Five key factors produce the most successful corporate transformations, according to new research published in the MIT Sloan Management Review: cost cuts in the short term, a publicly announced transformation program with target benefits, a clear strategy for future growth, investment in research and development (R&D), and new external leadership.
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Limitations on Corporate Tax Attributes: An Analysis of Section 382 and Related Provisions

June 12, 2019
As a result of the recent economic recession, many corporations found themselves with unprecedented losses from investments and operations. These losses can result in the creation of tax attributes for the corporation that can be used as deductions against future profits. Corporations with such attributes have to understand the rules that limit the use of these tax attributes.
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Proposed Regulations Released with Respect to Qualified Foreign Pension Funds

June 12, 2019
The Protecting Americans from Tax Hikes Act of 2015 (“PATH Act”) provided a tax exemption from gain or loss on certain dispositions of United States real property interests (“USRPIs”) for Qualified Foreign Pension Funds (“QFPFs”) under section 897(l) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, as amended (the “Code”).
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Customer Centricity and Complexity Reduction in Manufacturing Inside Supply Management Weekly

June 11, 2019
Like other sectors within supply management, manufacturing is transforming. Faced with new technologies and changing business models and processes, manufacturers must react more quickly to the changing marketplace and adjust their manufacturing base to support new products and categories, two Alvarez & Marsal managing directors say.
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Glossary of Financial Terms for Divorce Attorneys

June 10, 2019
Based on a presentation by Neil Beaton at the BVR-American Association of Matrimonial Lawyers’ National Divorce Financial Conference, we have produced a glossary of financial terms for divorce attorneys covering options, warrants, hybrid securities and dilution.
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Alvarez & Marsal Expands Cybersecurity and Forensic Technology Offerings

June 4, 2019
Alvarez & Marsal (A&M) has expanded its cybersecurity and forensic technology offerings with the appointments of Rocco Grillo in New York, Ken Mendelson in Washington, D.C, Kevin Negangard in Chicago, and Robert DeCicco and Vishal Oza in Los Angeles within the Disputes and Investigations practice.
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Top European banks fall short of resilience and profitability expectations

June 4, 2019
Global professional services firm Alvarez & Marsal (“A&M”) today announces the findings of its first edition of the Euro Banking Pulse (“The Pulse”). The Pulse analyses the 24 largest European banks in 2018, scoring each of them against KPIs linked to both profitability and resilience.
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Euro Banking Pulse

June 4, 2019
The Euro Banking Pulse is a report based on analysis by A&M into the 24 largest European banks in 2018, scoring each of them against Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) linked to both profitability and resilience using proprietary calibration based on the European Banking Authority (EBA) and A&M thresholds.

Automotive Suppliers: Adapting to Technological Disruption

May 31, 2019
The auto industry is at the start of the biggest disruption in its history: electric vehicles will replace the internal combustion engine, autonomous vehicles will replace drivers and shared ownership and ride-hailing will replace private cars.