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Stephen Archer is a speaker with great charisma. By using illustrations and personal experiences and not being afraid to share his own point of view of the current situation and who is to blame for it, he engages the whole audience, at the same time helping us all to understand the credit crunch a little better.

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Big Mergers 2+2=3

June 3rd, 2014 by Stephen Archer | View Comments

Mergers and acquisitions may excite the markets and shareholders on both sides but their record of success in delivering the anticipated benefits is not good. Around 80% fail on the key measures of synergies, costs savings and growth in shareholder value. No matter if they are small medium or large, mergers hold high risks. Nonetheless,…