How currencies will affect M&A in coming years?

Recent article in the Wall Street Journal says that stronger regional currencies may drive cross-boarder M&A deals. Emerging countries will play a key role as buyers. Some Brazilian companies as Gerdau, Vale and JBS are already recognized consolidators in their industries. But this trend is just arising and many other companies should follow their stepsContinue reading “How currencies will affect M&A in coming years?”

IBM’s new research lab is in Brazil

It is true that IBM has been in Brazil for 93 years. But now,  the American company launches its first lab in 12 years in the country. The mission of the Brazilian IBM lab is to develop technology systems around natural resource development –  namely petroleum and gas –  and large-scale events such as the Olympics.Continue reading “IBM’s new research lab is in Brazil”