The current environment seems more conducive to accelerating M&A activity than a year ago. This paper takes an in-depth look at the top 10 issues insurance companies across many market segments should consider when developing their 2013 M&A strategies.
In the summer of 2013 the Economist Intelligence Unit, on behalf of Deloitte, surveyed 296 insurers to investigate the views of insurance companies on the intricacies of the International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) and their level of preparation for implementation.
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