Booming Business For Corporate Sleuths

Hahn, Avial Louria
November 2005
Investment Dealers' Digest;11/7/2005, Vol. 71 Issue 42, p28
Trade Publication
The article reports that a growing number of consultants and restructuring firms in the U.S. are marketing to dealmakers investigative due diligence. This is basically a thorough background check of individuals and companies through a number of sources. The growth of this industry has been stimulated by globalization, increasing investments in emerging markets, capital flows into hedge funds, and greater enforcement of U.S. antibribery laws.


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