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Tech M&A makes news

Mainstream press reports on the increase in tech M&A keep popping up, with Business Week joining in yesterday with Tech M&A: Ready for a Ramp-Up at ... Click here to read more

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Tuesday, May 25, 2010 - 08:58
Posted by Elon Gasper, Executive Vice President, Research & Technology
Corum President Nat Burgess quoted in USA today

USA has published an excellent article on the surge in tech M&A. The article covers the blockbuster deals, with quotes from IBMs CEO and others. Fortunately, the article also references the small transactions as well, with a Quote from Corums Nat... Click here to read more

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Wednesday, May 19, 2010 - 07:03
Posted by Corum Group,
Guerilla Marketing Tools Business card message

If your company name is XYZ Computing and you specialize in website development, put a message in quotes on your card that says The Website Developers. How many times have you looked at an old business card and tried to remember what the company does... Click here to read more

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Monday, May 17, 2010 - 05:15
Posted by Pat Sultan, Director
A difference in attitude - Germany vs US

During our yearly planning meeting in Seattle a few weeks ago, I chatted with my colleagues about various aspects of our jobs and realized again that there is a... Click here to read more

Friday, May 14, 2010 - 10:12
Posted by Frank Berger,
Ventyx Energy Deal Commentary - ABB acquires Ventyx

The Deal
The acquisition of Ventyx ... Click here to read more

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Wednesday, May 12, 2010 - 03:05
Posted by Jeff Brown, Senior Vice President
Debt and uncertainty in the UK

Like most of Europe, the UK is coming out of recession. Given the largesse of the financial stimulus that was provided and the poor state of the public finances going in to what was a deep recession,... Click here to read more

Tuesday, May 11, 2010 - 03:46
Posted by John Melotte,
Timing is everything

They say that timing is everything. Valuations are on their way up, so when will they reach their peak? Well, past evidence would suggest that valuations build over five or more years and the low point... Click here to read more

Friday, May 7, 2010 - 09:49
Posted by John Melotte,
PE secondary market opening up?

It looks like the PEs secondary market and exits to other financial sponsors is beginning to open up. Yesterday, TA Associates sold a majority of Sophos to the larger technology oriented investor group, APAX... Click here to read more

Wednesday, May 5, 2010 - 00:49
Posted by Miro Parizek, Managing Director

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