With private equity activities reaching a record high and mounting pressure to innovate and transform, the 2017 M&A year in Switzerland was a lively one. Remarkable transactions could be seen in the consumer goods, technology & media and pharmaceutical industries, in particular. Get insight into the biggest deals, industry convergence and outlook for 2018.
On the 20th of December, President Trump hosted an array of Republican Congressmen and Congresswomen at the White House to celebrate the successful passage of the Tax Reform Bill, the most sweeping reform of the U.S. tax system in over 30 years.
The die is cast! After weeks of busy discussion and negotiations, the US Congress voted to approve the “Tax Cuts and Jobs Act” (H.R. 1). The changes represent the most significant and fundamental tax reform in the US in over 30 years.