Corporate Finance Advisory Publications https://www.jpmorgan.com/pages/jpmorgan/investbk/solutions/banking/cfa/pub en-us © 2015 JPMorgan Chase <![CDATA[Who’s worrying about FX? Corporate finance strategies for a strong U.S. Dollar environment]]> https://www.jpmorgan.com/directdoc/JPMorgan_CorporateFinanceAdvisory_WhosWorryingAboutFX.pdf  

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17 Mar 2015
<![CDATA[2015 Bank Treasury Handbook: Differentiated thinking about the banking industry]]> https://www.jpmorgan.com/directdoc/JPMorgan_CorporateFinanceAdvisory_2015BankTreasuryHandbook.pdf Given the near-complete implementation of Basel III and the expected reversal of quantitative easing, firms in the banking industry are constantly re-evaluating their balance sheets. In the most recent Bank Treasury Handbook, we describe the implications of recent dynamics in the interest rate markets on banking strategy and provide ideas to maximize value creation.

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23 Feb 2015
<![CDATA[Here We Go Again… Financial Policies in Volatile Environments]]> https://www.jpmorgan.com/directdoc/JPMorgan_CorporateFinanceAdvisory_FinancialPoliciesInVolatileEnvironments.pdf This report reviews the set of tools energy firms have relied on to withstand downturns. These insights are useful for all firms given the potential for “shocks” in many sectors.

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18 Feb 2015
<![CDATA[Ten “Striking Facts” to guide your Corporate Finance decisions in 2015]]> https://www.jpmorgan.com/directdoc/JPMorgan_CorporateFinanceAdvisory_2015StrikingFacts.pdf  

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12 Jan 2015
<![CDATA[The Activist Revolution: Understanding and navigating a new world of heightened investor scrutiny]]> https://www.jpmorgan.com/directdoc/JPMorgan_CorporateFinanceAdvisory_MA_TheActivistRevolution.pdf No recent development has influenced firms’ strategic and financial decision-making as profoundly as the surge in shareholder activism following the global financial crisis. From a few activist funds managing less than a total of $12 billion in 2003, the activist asset class has ballooned to more than $112 billion in assets under management for activist hedge funds. This report highlights why shareholder activism is likely to keep growing, explains the changing tactics of activists and responses of targeted firms, and provides perspectives and recommendations on how to balance short-term activist pressures with the desire to create shareholder value in the long term.

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05 Jan 2015