A new Deloitte report states that the top 1000 medium-sized business contribute more than 9 percent to U.K.'s economy. Chris Gentle, head of Insight at Deloitte UK discusses the report, saying two thirds of these companies are outside of London and the South East.» Read More
Rolf Buch, CEO of Deutsche Annington, talks about the company's successful float, as well as its strategy and investment program going forward.
Max Falckenberg, partner at Roland Berger, discusses a survey on German companies and how, despite still seeing some risks, they are looking to increase their competitiveness against Europe and Asia.
Brett Butcher, CEO of Langham Hospitality Group talks about Langham's expansion strategy into North America, China, and the Middle East.
Derek Cheung, Executive Director and CEO at New Century Asset Management says he's out to create an asset heavy vehicle. Cheung also says that despite China's slowdown, demand for New Century's properties will only push higher.
Francesco Radicati, research analyst at Informa Telecoms & Media, discusses Telcom Italia ahead of the watchdog's decision on the company's spinoff plan and whether it would create a "competitive imbalance".
Ian Stewart, chief economist at Deloitte, talks about a survey which revealed that U.K. companies are now looking at expansion and investment opportunities due to a fall in risk perception.
Sheldon Trainor, Executive Director at Macau Legend Development, and Carl Tong, Co-Chairman and Non-Executive Director at Macau Legend Development, discuss the casino operator's expansion plans following its Hong Kong IPO.
Danny Meyer, CEO of Union Square Hospitality, discusses Shake Shack's first restaurant in London, and explains that their burger operations are "fine casual" and not fast food.
Rytis Vitkauskas and Viktoras Jucikas, founders of YPlan, talks about their event booking app, their lack of competition and their plans to expand to New York and other global cities in the coming year.
Andrew Keith, President of Lane Crawford, says the luxury retailer's move into Shanghai and Chengdu is reflective of how the Chinese consumer is moving.
Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Japan's largest lender by assets, is in advanced talks to buy U.S. commercial property loans from Deutsche Bank worth about $3.7 billion.
Aaron Levie, co-founder and CEO of Box.com, explains his plans for global expansion, why his growth numbers are attracting investors and how Box.com has worked towards building a secure environment for its clients.
Dave Prokupek, CEO of Smashburger talks to CNBC about his "fast casual" model and his global expansion plan.
Open door policy or not, it's highly unlikely that your employees are telling you everything you need to know. Here are things that your employees may be thinking, and what you should do about it.
Nick Wright, Senior Vice President & Head of South & Southeast Asia, State Street discusses the firm's Asian expansion, saying banking reforms have positive implications for custodian banks like State Street.
Arthur Zafiropoulo, Chairman and CEO, Ultratech talks about the company's second time expanding in Singapore and its goal to double revenue capacity in the city-state.
Tech startup founders in their 20s and 30s make all the headlines, but when it comes to entrepreneurship, increasingly it’s baby boomers who are more likely to be in business for themselves.
The private equity industry is misunderstood, especially regarding middle-market companies that comprise most private equity activity. And with the election cycle in full swing, private equity has taken a spotlight based on Mitt Romney’s past at Bain Capital.
Middle market companies are the true growth engine of the U.S. economy. Unfortunately, this engine continues to be seriously hampered by federal regulation.
One common misconception is that the “equity” in private equity begins and ends with money. Of course, new financing can help companies expand during a downturn, add staff or manufacturing capacity, and pay down loans, but today’s firms must bring intellectual capital to the table to be successful.