• The skinny on FATCA

    The Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) has survived legal challenges, and disclosure is now the law of the land, with tight deadlines for compliance. Foreign financial institutions (FFIs) must register with the IRS and comply with investor due diligence and verification procedures to identify and report on US account holders.
  • M&A and Capital Markets Update Q4 2013

    Despite favorable macroeconomic factors in place for increased deal making, fourth quarter results for US middle market activity experienced a similar pattern seen throughout the majority of 2013.