Foreign Direct Investment: How to Expand Your Global Footprint
Foreign direct investment levels declined sharply during the global financial crisis. But recently, this type of investment, usually involving cross-border mergers and acquisitions, has begun to rebound.
In this Driving Enterprise Value Dbriefs webcast, Foreign direct investment: How to expand your global footprint, held on November 16, 2011, Steve Joiner, AERS Partner, Deloitte & Touche LLP, Matt Slaughter, Senior Advisor, Deloitte Center for Cross Border Investment and Jeff Weirens, Principal, Deloitte Consulting LLP discussed:
- How the foreign direct investment landscape has changed since the financial crisis as more activity is arising from developing countries.
- How different markets operate with different rules and present risks that finance executives need to keep in mind.
- How the payoff from these investments can be measured by clarifying expected sources of increased profitability from a transaction.
Watch the Dbriefs webcast replay to learn the importance of examining the benefits and risks of cross-border merger and acquisition activity.
The following polling questions were conducted during the Webcast: