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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
This is the first time that many of today’s investors will be operating in a period of high inflation. But with the IMF expecting inflation in the O...
How should PE navigate high inflation? Read more here
The pound has been flirting with record lows against the dollar, yields on UK government debt have been rising and confidence in the economy is at roc...
Soldiering on Read more here
The Investment 360 Index provides a valuable analysis of business confidence among investors and business leaders at the present moment and over time....
Investment 360 Index 2022 Read more here
There’s no doubt that 2021 was a record year for private equity, with investors charging out of the gate off the back of COVID. To date, this year s...
Mid-Market M&A Pulse Check 2022 Read more here
This time last year, the UK economy was battling with Covid-19, another lockdown loomed large and the national mood was fearful. Today, the picture is...
On track for growth Read more here
Welcome to CIL’s fifth Investment 360 Index (I360). The I360 is based on a survey of business and investment professionals which took place in Septe...
Investment 360 Index 2021 Read more here
2020 provided the global M&A community with a once in a lifetime shock, with many processes put on hold at the beginning of March. Investors have sinc...
Mid-Market M&A Pulse Check 2021 Read more here
The UK is in the midst of unprecedented uncertainty but there are genuine reasons for optimism over the long term. Sunday Times Economics Editor, Dav...
Short-term pain, long-term gain Read more here