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Deb LaMere, Vice President of Human Resources, discusses how Datasite has continued to build a strong culture with remote employees during the COVID-19 pandemic. This episode of the What the HR! podcast covers topics such as supporting employee safety, well-being and mental health, as well as Datasite's return to work strategy.
Global CRO Todd Albright discusses the potential impact that the result of the recent U.S. elections may have on M&A through 2020 and beyond. The article references Datasite's survey of 150 dealmakers on several geopolitical and economic factors that could impact global M&A over the next six to 12 months.
EMEA CRO Merlin Piscitelli shares insights on how technology is impacting the way M&A is conducted. The article references findings from the report, The New State of M&A, including how AI and machine learning are expected to reduce the time it takes to complete due diligence.
CEO Rusty Wiley provides comments on the impact that a change in administration could have on dealmaking. The article references a recent Datasite survey of 150 global dealmakers on several geopolitical and economic factors that could impact global M&A over the next six to 12 months.
Americas CRO Mark Williams discusses the potential impact of the recent U.S. Election on the technology industry. The article focus on three areas of impact: tax policy, regulatory policy and foreign policy.
VP of Sales Nick Renter discusses how a potential change in US administration could create regulatory, environmental and tax policy changes, that could impact the US oil industry. The article references a recent Datasite survey of 150 global dealmakers on several geopolitical and economic factors that could impact global M&A over the next six to 12 months.
Global CRO Todd Albright discusses the potential impact that the upcoming U.S. elections may have on M&A through 2020 and beyond. The article references Datasite's survey of 150 dealmakers on several geopolitical and economic factors that could impact global M&A over the next six to 12 months.
Mark Williams, Americas CRO, shares insights on how the technology, media and telecom sector has been leading M&A activity in 2020, as a result of its importance in helping businesses navigate the global pandemic.
Global CRO Todd Albright shares comments on the impact a change in administration could have on dealmaking. A change in administration could mean changes to corporate and capital gains taxes and in trade policies which could potentially affect the urgency of some deals.
Merlin Piscitelli, CRO, EMEA, explores the role Covid-19 has had in changing the way in which deals are getting done, as well as the new technologioes that are helping dealmakers speed up the M&A process.The article focuses on adoption of digital technologies, and references findings from The New State of M&A: an EMEA perspective.
Datasite® (the “Company”), has entered into an agreement to be acquired by funds managed by CapVest Partners LLP (“CapVest”), an international private equity firm. Headquartered in Minneapolis, Datasite is a leading SaaS provider for the mergers & acquisitions (M&A) industry, with more than 750 employees in 25 locations across 13 countries.
CEO Rusty Wiley shares insights on how hospitals struggling to manage the financial strain from Covid-19 can use technology to help make managing any complex transactions they are considering easier and more effective. The article provides best practices selecting and using the right tool, such as a virtual data room, to materially reduce their workload and ensure transaction success.
S&P Global features insights from VP of Sales Nicholas Renter on M&A trends in the U.S. oil and gas sector, including COVID-19's impact on the industry and a projected increase in industry consolidation.
Mergers & Acquisitions features a conversation with CEO Rusty Wiley as part of its M&A Wrap. The original article focuses on the second half surge in M&A activity, as well as findings from the The New State of M&A, the potential impact of the US election on dealmaking, and the importance of being deal-ready.
Mergers & Acquisitions features insights from Datasite CEO Rusty Wiley on the recent 2nd half surge in M&A activity. The article references findings from The New State of M&A, the potential impact of the US election on dealmaking, and the importance of being deal-ready.
Despite a decrease in global mergers and acquisitions (M&A) year to date, private equity (PE) professionals, especially in North America, are leaning into new tactics and technologies, including the use of artificial intelligence, to deliver investor returns. This is according to findings from the Invest in Insight: Private Equity Market Brief report from Datasite®, a leading cloud-based technology provider for the M&A industry, and PitchBook, a financial data and software company.
Global Banking & Finance Review features insights from Merlin Piscitelli, CRO, EMEA, on breaking down digital barriers to M&A in the EMEA region. The article highlights key findings from Datasite's The New State of M&A: an EMEA Perspective and discusses ways that technology can help dealmakers and their organizations succeed.
PE Hub references survey results from Datasite’s The New State of M&A, which shows that 72 percent of 500+ private equity dealmakers see due diligence as the most time-consuming stage of M&A. The reference was part of a broader story on how sourcing tools for M&A are gaining attention and investor interest.
Nasdaq features insights from CEO Rusty Wiley on the key factors shaping M&A activity in Q4. Though current activity is still below 2019 levels, more than $1 trillion worth of global transactions were completed in Q3. Even as several economic and geopolitical factors are in motion, if conditions continue to improve, the combination of new and relaunched deals should drive strong deal volumes in Q4 .
Datasite®, a leading SaaS-based technology provider for global mergers and acquisitions (M&A) professionals, today announced that Deb LaMere, Vice President of Human Resources, has earned a Bronze Stevie® Award in the 17th annual Stevie Awards for Women in Business.
A fierce battle between virtual data room (VDR) providers to dominate due diligence - the mid-point of the M&A cycle - is spreading out across other points of the process of buying and selling companies, according to a series of interviews published by DealTech.
The Scott Becker Business Podcast features a discussion with CPO Thomas Fredell on Datasite's business transformation, using innovation to solve customer pain points, and the importance of effective leadership.
Corporate development teams, particularly in larger companies, are increasingly embracing technology platforms and applications, including virtual data rooms (VDRs), to manage their mounting workload, according to a survey conducted by Datasite®, a leading cloud-based technology provider for the M&A industry.
Hong Kong Business Magazine features an article on Datasite's recognition as a 2020 fintech leader in mergers and acquisitions. Part of the publication's Technology Excellence Awards, Datasite was cited for its innovative platforms and applications, which help dealmakers simplify, streamline and accelerate M&A.
Benzinga features insights from Datasite's The New State of M&A in its Fintech Focus. Findings from the report show that not only will new technologies reduce the time it takes to conduct due diligence to one month or less by 2025, but dealmakers in the Americas will be the first to adopt them.
Datasite, a leading Saas-based technology provider for global mergers and acquisitions (M&A) professionals has been named the Fintech-Financial Services and Fintech - Mergers & Acquisitions award winner as part of the Hong Kong and China Technology Excellence Awards 2020, presented by Hong Business Magazine.
Not only will new technologies reduce the time it takes to conduct due diligence to one month or less by 2025, but dealmakers in the Americas will be the first to adopt them. This is according to findings from The New State of M&A report from Datasite®, a leading cloud-based technology provider for the M&A industry, and Euromoney Thought Leadership Consulting, a leading source of research and content for global business leaders.
Dealmakers in Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) lag their peers in other regions when it comes to adopting mergers and acquisition (M&A) processes that are digitally mature and technologically sophisticated. However, like most of their peers, they do believe new technologies will shorten the time it takes to complete due diligence, the most time-consuming phase of M&A. This is according to The New State of M&A, a report from Datasite®, a leading cloud-based technology provider for the M&A industry, and Euromoney Thought Leadership Consulting, a leading source of research and content for global business leaders.
Deal makers in the Asia Pacific region aren’t as optimistic as their peers about adopting new digital processes to complete mergers and acquisitions activity in the future, nor do they believe new technologies, such as artificial intelligence, will cut the time it takes to perform due diligence as much. This is according to findings from The New State of M&A report from Datasite, a leading cloud-based technology provider for the M&A industry, and Euromoney Thought Leadership Consulting, a leading source of research and content for global business leaders.
@Dime shares key takeaways from a recent Datasite Deal Drivers APAC report on the key M&A trends in the Asia-Pacific region in the first half of 2020, as well as the outlook, including industries, for the remainder of the year.
Toto Ku, Datasite Senior Sales Director, provides comments on the outlook for the Chinese biotech sector, including the surge in M&A and IPO deals amid the COVID-19 pandemic. The South Morning China Post article highlights findings from a recent webinar (link) discussion on Deal Drivers in the Healthcare and Life Sciences: Mainland China.
CEO Rusty Wiley discusses trends driving the recent pick up in M&A activity.
CEO Rusty Wiley discusses how new technologies are transforming the M&A process and shares key takeaways from The New State of M&A.
Global dealmakers are optimistic about the outlook for this year’s second half, spurred by a rebound in mergers and acquisitions (M&A) following a decline in the first half, according to a series of polls conducted by Datasite ®, the leading SaaS-technology provider for the global M&A community, and Mergermarket, the mergers and acquisitions intelligence company.
Datasite, a leading SaaS-based technology provider for global mergers and acquisitions (M&A) professionals, earned a Silver Stevie Award in the 5th annual Stevie Awards for Great Employers.
VP of Sales Nicholas Renter discusses M&A trends for the oil and gas industry, and the importance of being deal-ready.
CMO Doug Cullen discusses trends in M&A activity and shares key findings from The New State of M&A with the Minneapolis Star Tribune.
VP of Human Resources Deb LaMere shares tips on preparing for a return to the office during COVID-19.
CPO Thomas Fredell discusses how technology, especially AI, is helping to improve the M&A management process.
CRO Todd Albright provides insights on successful sales strategies and Datasite’s culture of being your best self.
CEO Rusty Wiley shares how to use technology to manage the restructuring process during unpredictable times.
Datasite, the leading SaaS-technology provider for the global M&A community, has been recognized by Selling Power magazine as a top three company on the publication’s annual ‘50 Best Companies to Sell For’ list.
Mergers & Acquisitions features key findings from The New State of M&A.
CEO Rusty Wiley discusses the impact of ESG concerns on M&A, as outlined in Datasite’s The New State of M&A.
AI to Shrink Due Diligence to One Month by 2025 from Three to Six Months Today
CRO Todd Albright shares best practices for sales professionals navigating the COVID-19 pandemic.
Mergers and Acquisitions features information on Datasite Prepare.
Datasite Prepare Advances Company Vision to Streamline M&A Deal Lifecycle
CPO Thomas Fredell discusses the launch of Datasite Prepare
VP of Human Resources Deb LaMere shares six strategies to keep an organization's people and long-term value at the center of plans to return to work.
CEO Rusty Wiley provides insights on the projected increase in demand for distressed M&A.
CEO Rusty Wiley provides insights on how leaders can help their employees and business succeed during economic uncertainty.
Restructuring Activities in U.S. to Focus Most on Bankruptcies, while EMEA Expects More Debt Financing, and APAC More Non-Performing Loans
CEO Rusty Wiley discusses how to tackle the challenges of restructuring and steps businesses can take to streamline operations.
EMEA CRO Merlin Piscitelli provides insights to Barron’s on how governments banning M&A during the COVID-19 pandemic could have a negative effect on distressed businesses.
Mergers & Acquisitions highlights Datasite research that shows dealmakers expect their organizations to change their business strategy in the next 12 months.
CEO Rusty Wiley outlines best practices for managing sensitive information during the merger and acquisition process in Forbes.
EMEA CRO Merlin Piscitelli discusses how companies are at varying stages in preparing for a full restructuring cycle in response to current market conditions in Europe.
CEO, Rusty Wiley, shares insights on the current state of M&A.
On a scale of 1 to 10, dealmakers rank the current economic downturn as an 8, with 59% of dealmakers expecting the downturn to last 7 months or more.
Our CRO EMEA, Merlin Piscitelli, provides insights to Bloomberg on the innovative ways dealmakers are carrying out due diligence during times of social distancing.
Our global CRO Todd Albright provides comments on how private equity firms are focusing on their existing portfolios as a first priority, in response to the coronavirus outbreak.
Our Americas CRO, Mark Williams, discusses how covid-19 is impacting TMT deals.
CEO Rusty Wiley discusses the change in use cases for Datasite, formally known as Merrill Corporation, amidst COVID-19 crisis.
CEO Rusty Wiley shares insight on why Merrill Corp has rebranded to Datasite, including the story behind the new name.
Our CEO, Rusty Wiley, and CMO, Doug Cullen share information on our rebrand to Datasite during global disruption, and the creation of our new purpose-built global headquarters in Minneapolis.
CEO Rusty Wiley discusses our rebrand to Datasite as the final step in our transformation, as well as our new headquarters.
Our CRO Todd Albright shares insights with Mergermarket on how covid-19 is impacting how our customers are using our applications.
CEO Rusty Wiley provides insights to Mergers & Acquisitions Magazine on how COVID-19 is impacting the global M&A market.
Datasite CEO, Rusty Wiley, provides insight on how the coronavirus may impact M&A
Datasite recently welomed Patricia Elias as our new Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary.
Merrill today announced the appointment of Patricia Elias as Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary.
Thomas Fredell, our Chief Product Officer, provides insight to Database Trends & Applications on how AI and machine learning can provide effective data management capabilities.
Merrill CEO Rusty Wiley shares insights with the Star Tribune on the outlook for the deal making activity in 2020.
Our CEO, Rusty Wiley, shares his expertise with Authority Magazine on some of the key principles that help create a successful software, app or SAAS business.
Merrill CEO Rusty Wiley discusses how technology is impacting businesses in the TMT sector and beyond, in this regular Forbes column.
38% say energy storage will bring in the most alternative energy investments.
Merrill research on how GDPR is affecting transactions is featured in Fox Business.
Merrill polling research identifying energy storage as the most-likely alternative energy investment in 2020 features in Power Magazine.
Merrill's DatasiteOne platform named product/service of the year by M&A Advisor at the organization’s 18th Annual M&A Advisor Awards.
Merrill's Chief Revenue Officer for Americas, Mark Williams, provides insight on M&A trends in the technology, media and telecom sector to the Observer.
Over 220 share insights on how technology is impacting the M&A lifecycle.
Merrill CEO Rusty Wiley provides insights on how AI is streamlining the M&A process in Forbes.
In partnership with Mergermarket, Merrill recognizes the top 40 legal and financial advisors in Sweden in inaugural awards.
Our General Counsel, Gretchen Dahlberg, discusses how Merrill is using AI and other technologies to surround the M&A lifecycle with technology, insight and expertise to support our customers' administrative and decision-making process.
Our Chief Revenue Officer, Todd Albright, shares his expertise with Law.com on ensuring a smooth deal process and avoiding needless mishaps.
DatasiteOne Marketing Advances Company Vision to Streamline Every Phase of the M&A Lifecycle
Merrill CEO Rusty Wiley and CPO Thomas Fredell discuss the company’s new application, DatasiteOne Marketing, which optimizes the early stage asset marketing processes for dealmakers, with Benzinga.
Thomas Fredell, our Chief Product Officer, speaks to Mergermarket on our new product, DatasiteOne Marketing, which streamlines the buyer outreach process as well as new updates to DatasiteOne Diligence such as automated redaction.
Merrill Corporation, a leading provider of technology for global mergers and acquisitions (M&A) professionals, has been recognized as a 2019 Stratus Award winner for Cloud Computing.
Merrill's General Counsel, Gretchen Dahlberg, provides insights on the company's transformation to a leading SaaS technology provider to M&A professionals, and how the company continues to innovate its DatasiteOne platform with tools such as integrated redaction.
As a member of the Forbes Technology Council, Merrill Chief Executive Rusty Wiley delivers insight on the importance of staying on top of regulation and compliance while continuing to foster innovation.
Our Chief Product Officer, Thomas Fredell, speaks to Tech Funnel about Merrill’s journey to becoming a leading global technology provider for M&A professionals, and the opportunities emerging technologies such as AI, will bring to the M&A space.
A report from Lexology highlights findings from our survey which show that transactions are failing or stalling because of GDPR compliance concerns.
Thomas Fredell, our Chief Product Officer, talks to Regalix TV about creating a successful product and harnessing data to solve customers’ problems.
Merrill Corporation's due diligence platform, DatasiteOne, hailed as a financial technology leader by Hong Kong Business International Business Awards.
Our CEO Rusty Wiley talks about the importance of mentors in business to American Express Open Forum.
The Star Tribune showcases Merrill's transformation to becoming the leading global SaaS provider for participants in the M&A lifecycle. Our Chief Financial Officer Thomas Donnelly speaks about this journey and our upcoming move to the Baker Center in Downtown Minneapolis.
Maintaining or improving the customer experience during and after a merger is a critical success factor for a newly formed organization. Mark Williams, our Americas Chief Revenue Officer, offers some best practices to CMS Wire for keeping the customer experience front and center.
Our Chief Revenue Officer, EMEA, Merlin Piscitelli, discusses GDPR compliance and the importance of technology in SC Magazine UK.
Merrills Software Engineering Manager Drew Strickland describes the impact of his work on one of our innovative projects to Built In NY.
Minneinno takes a look at Merrill's headquarters move to the Baker Center in Downtown Minneapolis, which will bring our Twin Cities employees under the one roof for the first time.
Twin Cities Business outlines our headquarters move to the Baker Center in Downtown Minneapolis which will accommodate growth and better attract talent.
Our upcoming move to the Baker Center in downtown Minneapolis, following rapid growth, is featured in Twin Cities Pioneer Press.
Company expects to add fintech jobs in the local area to support growth
The Minneapolis/St.Paul Business Journal showcases Merrill's exciting move to the Baker Center in downtown Minneapolis. The move comes off the back of a period of strong growth for the company.
More than 120 seasoned investment bankers share insights on common mistakes and key learnings.
Merrill Corporation, a leading provider of technology for global mergers and acquisitions (M&A) professionals, has been recognized by Selling Power magazine as a top 5 company on the publication’s annual 50 Best Companies to Sell For list.
Comments on the importance of supporting women in finance and dealmaking by Merrill's General Counsel, Gretchen Dahlberg, are featured in a Mergers & Acquisitions article on the second annual Exponent Exchange, an event Merrill is happy to sponsor.
Merrill Corporation today announced the appointment of Deborah LaMere as Vice President of Human Resources. Deborah is a member of the company’s leadership team, reporting to Merrill Corporation Chief Financial Officer Thomas Donnelly.
Read how DatasiteOne's new redaction tool can speed up both redaction and unredaction time by as much as 50% in Technolawgist.
New DatasiteOne Functionality Allows Dealmakers to Block Sensitive Information and Shrink Redaction Time.
CEO Rusty Wiley, who helped transform Merrill Corp into a hightech company, shares his top tips for company CEOs and leaders looking to innovate their current business model.
Merrill Corporation today announced that DatasiteOne, its due diligence application, is now available as part of Deloitte Tohmatsu Financial Advisory LLC’s (DTFA) mergers & acquisition (M&A) advisory solution.
The Editor and Director of Medical Content at Medical Design Briefs examines the results of Merrill's global poll of M&A professionals on trends in healthcare and life sciences dealmaking.
FierceHealthcare showcases Merrill's global poll of M&A professionals on trends in healthcare and life sciences dealmaking.
HealthExec takes a look at the results of Merrill's global poll of M&A professionals on trends in healthcare and life sciences dealmaking.
Becker's Hospital Review highlights the results of Merrill's global poll of M&A professionals on trends in healthcare and life sciences dealmaking.
Most mergers and acquisitions (M&A) professionals see a positive outlook for healthcare and life sciences deals next year.
Merrill Corporation's flagship due diligence platform, DatasiteOne, was awarded two Silver Stevie Awards for “Collaboration/Social Networking Solution,” and “Content Management Solution,” and a Bronze Stevie Award for “Cloud Application/Service.”
CPO Thomas Fredell speaks to Mergermarket about the latest updates and enhancements, including Redaction.
Merrill CEO Rusty Wiley describes why keeping the user experience top of mind is critical to a product’s success.
Merrill Corporation today announced the appointment of Dixon Gould as Chief Information Officer. Dixon is a member of the company’s leadership team, reporting to Merrill Corporation CEO Rusty Wiley.
Merrill CEO Rusty Wiley writes about some of the practical measures healthcare executives can take to mitigate the risks of deal failure.
Q&A, Dashboard and Visual Analytics and Security Features among updates to make M&A process more efficient and secure.
See what makes Merrill a top NYC technology company to work for and build a career.
Merrill CEO Rusty Wiley discusses Merrill’s successful transformation from a 50 year old financial printing company to a leading global SaaS-based technology provider to M&A professionals.
Tricia Douglas, an experience design lead at Merrill, talks about her career experience, opportunities and work at the company.
Merrill Corporation, the premier technology provider for M&A professionals around the world, has been presented with a 2019 Bronze Stevie® Award for Customer Service Department of the Year - Financial Services – for 100 or More Employees.
In this short podcast, Thomas Fredell, Merrill’s Chief Product Officer, talks about his career and his focus on innovation in the M&A space.
Merlin Piscitelli, Merrill’s Head of Sales for EMEA, provides insights on the importance of conducting due diligence effectively and quickly.
Merrill CEO, Rusty Wiley discusses his background and passion for technology and the current state of the M&A industry and future trends.
Our poll results on the risks and opportunities in the M&A space in the future, including the concerns around the US-China trade war on M&A, are highlighted.
National security and GDPR are factors most likely to sink deals. 86% see M&A market headed in a positive-to-neutral direction.
Merrill CEO Rusty Wiley discusses the results of Merrill’s poll on the risks and opportunities in the M&A space in the future.
Technologies such as AI and machine learning are helping reduce the time and resource costs associated with M&A transactions, helping close deals faster.
Merlin Piscitelli, Merrill’s Head of Sales for EMEA, talks about the findings from our Due Diligence2022 Survey, which predicted that the speed of M&A due diligence will accelerate.
Omar Janabi, Merrill Marketing Director, EMEA, writes about the need for efficient due diligence, swift execution and the importance of technology in managing the complexities of M&A deals.
Axel Kirstetter, Merrill’s Vice President for Product Marketing, Content Marketing and Pricing, discusses common mistakes that can thwart M&A deals.
Based on polling from Merrill Insights Industrials webinar.
Merrill Corporation survey highlights future challenges for EMEA dealmakers when complying with regulations, accelerating deals and harnessing the power of data.
Newly launched Merrill Insight™ Advisor Program to inform direction of M&A technologies.
Over 30 new features in addition to analytics roadmap.
Merrill Corporation to focus on reinvestment and growth opportunities around its DataSite division.
For the second consecutive year, Merrill Corporation has been named one of Selling Power magazine's 50 Best Companies to Sell For. Among the factors Selling Power uses when compiling the list are: compensation and benefits, sales-rep onboarding and sales enablement, sales training and coaching, and sales culture.
Merrill Corporation to focus on reinvestment and growth opportunities moving forward, capitalizing on its innovative applications, expertise and global security capabilities.
As a national sponsor of the award program, Merrill is committed to identifying entrepreneurs who are building and innovating today so they can transform their industries and communities tomorrow.
Merrill congratulates Rubens Menin Teixeira de Souza on being named 2018 World Entrepreneur Of The Year.
Merrill Corporation collaborates with Microsoft, MongoDB and Pivotal to launch a SaaS application for due diligence participants.
Created for the investment banking, legal, private equity and corporate development communities, DatasiteOne addresses the needs of today’s dealmakers as they conduct rapid, secure and compliant due diligence globally.
Lowered corporate tax rate and overall strong market dynamics likely to drive M&A activity
Announcing the launch of a new series of thought leadership webinars branded Merrill Insight™. The series is focused on emerging trends, high-profile topics and new developments impacting the global M&A and capital markets community.