News from Pacific Northwest Advisors

KEEPING UP WITH RETALIATORY TARIFFS

The U.S. Commerce Department has up-to-date websites The U.S. Department of Commerce is tracking retaliatory tariffs against U.S. steel and aluminum tariffs. So far Canada, China, the EU, India, Japan, Mexico, Russia and Turkey have imposed or threatened...

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FEET ON THE GROUND IN BRAZIL?

Stephen Murphy plans to visit São Paulo, April 30 to May 8 - can he find you a new partner or licensee? He is a permanent resident of Brazil with longstanding friends to 'check out' any business situation. He'll also be in Rio May 9-15. Contact:...

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Finance 2017: Looking back and moving forward

PNWA Managing Director Jeff Hoyt (jeff.hoyt@pnwa.com) Corporate Finance: In 2017 we saw 10-year treasury yields move up and down and then end the year essentially flat at 2 ½ %. This despite the fact that the Fed Funds rate range was increased three times...

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2016: THE YEAR CHEAP MONEY ENDED

By Jeff Hoyt, PNWA Managing Director — Corporate Finance At last in December the Fed finally decided that the economy was strong enough to head towards normalizing interest rates. A single quarter point rise in itself was not terribly meaningful; however,...

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2015 Corporate Finance – Our Perspective

PNWA Managing Director Jeff Hoyt reports that M&A activity in 2015 set a new record, surpassing 2007. Mid-December global announced deal volume was $4.35 trillion globally. Factors driving this high level of deal volume include increasing global...

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