Middle-Market Trends

Split’s Creek: Human Analysis Separates Itself from AI

Inaccurate findings from automated due diligence can jeopardize a deal in progress, underscoring the importance of human analysis.

Improved Forecasting for Auto Service Retailers

Financial due diligence requires the right balance between looking through the rearview mirror and the windshield.

Coronavirus Has Shown That Social-Impact Investing Is Here to Stay

Market observers expected investors would dump socially conscious companies in a downturn, but a large proportion of ESG funds continue to outperform their peers despite headwinds from COVID-19.

The Hidden Costs of Entity Establishment

Establishing a foreign entity is a long-term commitment. Before businesses choose this route, they must consider five hidden setup costs.

Autonomous Vehicle Outlook

Private equity, venture capital and growth equity funds that understand the technology and legal framework of autonomous vehicles are likely to make the best investments in this emerging sector.