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Our insights page provides a portal for CIL’s latest thinking and perspectives on growing markets, changing business trends and the economy.
CIL’s latest Mid-Market M&A Pulse Check reveals a perceived decline in the level of mid-market M&A activity through 2023, but a busier market could be just around the corner.Read more here
As spring transitions into summer, CIL’s latest quarterly Consumer Confidence Index shows a clear increase in consumer sentiment. Our proprietary Mo...
Consumer Confidence Index: Spring 2023 Read more here
CIL’s Consumer practice recently attended Pet Care Innovation Europe 2023 in Berlin, engaging with a diverse mix of investors, advisors, and innovat...
The future of pet care: insights from Pet Care Innovation Europe Read more here
CIL recently surveyed ~150 education agents to understand the outlook for international students in UK higher education. Overall sentiment remains pos...
Sector snapshot: international student demand Read more here
CIL’s James de La Salle recently joined attendees at ISH Frankfurt, Europe’s leading HVAC trade fair. Here he walks us
ISH Frankfurt: Solutions for a Sustainable Future Read more here
Despite global market uncertainty, international expansion remains an important growth strategy for many. However, successful execution is not based o...
Going global Read more here
CIL’s latest quarterly Consumer Confidence Index is a clear reflection of the increasingly tough macroeconomic backdrop facing the UK population. Th...
Consumer Confidence Index: Winter 2022 Read more here
CIL recently surveyed 100 nursery operators to understand the key market trends affecting the early years sector. Despite a challenging macro environm...
Sector snapshot: Nursery operators Read more here
The cloud services market presents a clear opportunity for managed service providers to profitably serve customers in both the private and public clou...
Head in the Clouds Read more here
Buy & build is a favoured investment strategy for many, but it can be hard to know which sectors will deliver maximum returns. CIL’s Buy & Build Opp...
European Buy & Build Opportunity Index Read more here