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Attached is the CCCA economic dashboard as of November 29th, 2013. Click here to view a larger image.
Attached is the CCCA economic dashboard as of November 22nd, 2013. Click here to view a larger image.
We have all heard the saying “Capital is King.” After the passage of Basel III, we might revise it for banks to read “Tier 1 Common Capital is King.” The new Basel III rules made many revisions to the risk-based capital framework including, but certainly not limited to: new P... [More]
Attached is the CCCA economic dashboard as of November 15th, 2013. Click here to view a larger image.
As reported in Deal Book, the Justice Department has cleared the $11 billion merger of American Airlines and US Airways. This paves the path towards creating the world's largest airline. The merger comes at the end of a tough period for airlines, which has seen high fuel prices, bankruptcies and lab... [More]
As reported by Pitchbook, PE transaction multiples were reasonably steady in Q3 2013. However, deal size showed significant changes. For example, median enterprise value (EV) for small deals (EBITDA<$25 million) fell from 5.0x in Q2 to 2.5x in Q3. On the flip side, EV/EBITDA multiples rose to 10.... [More]
It looks like all eyes are glancing to the NYSE today, to see if the stock exchange can pull of the IPO of Twitter without the glitches and issues that plagued the Facebook IPO. As reported by Dealbook, shares were priced at $26, making the valuation stand at more than $18 billion. The company... [More]
It's getting crowded in the mobile video and picture sharing space. As reported in TechCrunch, Mobli, an Israel based picture/video sharing service and competitor to apps like Instagram, received a $60 million investment from América Móvil. América Móvil, ... [More]
As reported by Pitchbook, the median pre-money valuation financings in 3Q 2013 fell across the board. The exceptions were Series Seed and Series C, both of which increased to new record highs. Valuatons have been trending higher for the last several years, but it had historically been most pronounce... [More]