Bubble here, bubble there, bubbles everywhere. As the Dow Jones Industrial Average smashes the 18,000 mark and marches toward 20,000, it's useful to understand the asset world is awash in a sea of financial bubbles.
London's $55B hedge fund manager Man Group worked with Prosek Partners in the US and RLM Finsbury in the UK for PR counsel on its acquisitions of Boston-based Numeric Holdings and Pine Grove Asset Management this month.
Interpublic chairman Michael Roth today presided over a crisp, 31-minute (with video reel) annual meeting in New York, quickly dealing with the top concern of the estimated 150 shareholders in attendance: How did he get a black eye?
American Achievement, the maker of commemorative products like class rings and yearbooks, has relied on PR counsel from Sard Verbinnen & Co as it sought to be acquired rival Jostens, a $500M move that was blocked by the Federal Trade Commission on Thursday.
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