The National Association of Broadcasters hosted their annual NAB Show at the Las Vegas Convention Center last month, attracting over 100,000 attendees for this year’s “The M.E.T. Effect” in mind: Media, Entertainment, and Technology.
Partner and Senior Managing Director Chris Legg provides his perspectives on the sale of Red Hat to IBM for a blockbuster $34 billion transaction. Beyond the deal's obvious size importance, the transaction provides valuable insight on the current state of the technology M&A environment and serves as a case study on how bankers are generating value for clients. Read more here.
The digital video supply-side platform market has existed in a constant state of flux, expanding and contracting, over the last decade. Bombarded with infusions of venture capital, many companies that play in the ad tech space struggle to attain scale, causing investors to lose interest as they burn through their investments.
What’s to come? More saying than knowing. Much depends on predictability; and, much moves on the ability to see around corners. The eruption of this new administration’s first couple of weeks has sent the predicators back to rethink what’s possible.