The Newest Era Of M&A Disputes: 4 Tendencies

Looking back on the strongest M&A market in history and the disputes that have been emerging. 2021 was a record year for mergers and acquisitions (M&A). Driven by high values ​​and abundant liquidity, the total global value of all deals reached an all-time high of USD$5.9 trillion64% higher than 2020. Since then headwinds from geopolitical … Read more

LifeStar plc : An enchanting tte–tte with Prof Paolo Catalfamo

Never one to settle into one occupation for too long, Paolo found he was itching for yet another challenge just a few years later. But rather than head back into asset management a sector he felt offered new and exciting to him, nothing, rather he found himself drawn to the life insurance industry. “I became … Read more

Direct Line Insurance coverage : Group Half 12 months Report 2022

Financial summary Group gross written premium of £1,523.1 million was 2.1% lower than H1 2021 as we navigated challenging market conditions and the implementation of the regulations coming out of the FCA pricing practices review in Motor and Home. Commercial continued to see the benefits of its transformation and delivered double-digit growth. The UK motor … Read more