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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
A recent CIL survey of investment banks found that the use of vendor commercial due diligence (VCDD) has increased significantly
VCDD: Improving process, predictability and price Read more here
CIL’s Investment 360 Index, now in its fourth year, is based on a survey of business and investment professionals which
Investment 360 Index FY21 Read more here
For the best part of a decade, the UK wealth management industry has remained a growing and profitable market, offering high levels of recurring reven...
The Growth Paradox Read more here
CIL's COVID-19 Sentiment Tracker measures the changing priorities of businesses, investors and advisors throughout this period of crisis. This interac...
COVID-19 Sentiment Tracker Read more here