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Nov 2018

Examining the Medtech M&A Boom: Global Forces Operating on the Sector

Livingstone has curated a panel of CEOs, OEMS and private equity investors to discuss key drivers of the medtech M&A boom. We’ll explore why medtech assets are trading at premium prices, discuss how consolidation in the global medtech industry is impacting companies throughout the supply chain and ask what the future holds for medtech industry participants. Karl Freimuth, partner and...
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In The Press

Jim Moskal | Nov 2018

Jim Moskal Quoted in Home Health Care News Magazine, Discusses Home Care Consolidation

Jim Moskal spoke with Robert Holly at Home Health Care News about the merger between Family Resource Home Care and Spokane-based Family Home Care in order to become a regional powerhouse capable of catching the attention of Medicare Advantage plans. Jim supported the idea that prospective Medicare Advantage opportunities are driving...
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Healthcare

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Andrew Bozzelli | Nov 2018

Global Media & Technology Report

The Livingstone Global Media & Technology Report provides insights into the trends and activities driving the active sector worldwide. In this issue, we discuss the continued robust activity in the sector and global debt trends, break-down the ongoing business phenomenon digital transformation, and the industries transforming themselves. We look at what...
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Media & Technology

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Jeremy Furniss | Oct 2018

Heart of the Deal, Livingstone founders research

The Heart of the Deal

Livingstone surveyed over 200 founders of UK mid-market private companies with £5m to £150m annual turnover to discover the people and motivations behind a successful business and a successful sale. Across the consumer, business services, industrial and media & technology industries, we asked owners about their ambitions, worries and passions.
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Stephen Miles | Oct 2018

Global Acquirer Trends | Q3 2018

People keep expecting the North American market to cool down but we haven’t seen it yet.  In North America, business services remained the most popularly targeted sector, accounting for 475 deals, outpacing industrials (333) and media & technology (313). Much of this reflects the ongoing boom in digital transformation....
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M&A: Buy-Side

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Ian Wagner | Oct 2018

Shift Happens: how digital transformation is reshaping business and M&A

Worldwide spending on digital transformation technologies — hardware, software and services — hit $1.3tn in 2017. Spending is expected to almost double between now and 2021 when the total amount spent on digitalization globally will surpass $2.1tn. According to a recent survey conducted by Grant Thornton, more than two-thirds...
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Media & Technology
M&A: Buy-Side

In The Press

Brennan Libbey | Oct 2018

Brennan discusses emerging technologies with the LA Business Journal

Recently Brennan Libbey spoke with the LA Business Journal about the emerging podcast networks market – and its potential growth trajectory. “Podcast networks – both upstart and established – are seeking new footholds in a shifting audio content market that increasingly counts Los Angeles as a hub. It’s a...
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Media & Technology
M&A: Buy-Side

News

Stephen Miles | Oct 2018

Livingstone welcomes Michael Westhoven as German Partner to its global Media & Technology Team

Michael Westhoven has joined Livingstone as a Partner in its global Media & Technology team.
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Joseph Greenwood | Oct 2018

Ian Brown, Special Situations

Livingstone expands its Special Situations team

Ian Brown has joined Livingstone as a Managing Director to lead the firm’s Special Situations team in London, complementing its established Debt Advisory practice and existing Special Situations teams in the US and Germany.
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Special Situations