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February 24, 2021

Corporate and M&A, Hi-Tech, Projects & Energy

IsraelDesks Magazine – Renewable Energy, Poland and Defining Deals of 2020

Last Friday (February 19th), President Biden recommitted theUnitedStates to the Paris Climate Agreement. Climate change and renewable energy are firmly back on the map. With UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson looking to “turn Britain into the Saudi Arabia of wind” and Israel building some of the most cutting-edge solar farms in the world, we explore the current state of play […]

February 18, 2021

BCLP hosted a webinar discussing the ‘SPAC’, with speakers from leading investment bank Houlihan Lokey

Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner (BCLP) hosted a webinar discussing the ‘SPAC’, with speakers from leading investment bank Houlihan Lokey. Richard de Rose and Andy Stull of Houlihan Lokey joined our panel alongside BCLP Partner Amy Taylor Wilson, and discussed the commercial considerations of choosing a SPAC and the business implications in contrast to a traditional […]

February 4, 2021

Hi-Tech

Israeli startups raised record USD 1.2 billion in January 2021

Israeli startups raised a record monthly figure of over USD 1.2 billion in January 2021, according to press releases from the companies and their investors. Israeli tech companies raised a record more than USD 10 billion in 2020, according to IVC-ZAG, up from USD 8.3 billion raised in 2019, and USD 6.4 billion in 2018. […]

February 2, 2021

Corporate and M&A, Hi-Tech

The Changing U.S. Cannabis Legal Landscape: Challenges and Opportunities for Israeli Companies and Investors

One clear winner in the 2020 U.S. election has been the continuing state-level legalization of both medical and recreational cannabis. Four additional states voted to allow recreational use, and Mississippi voters authorized a medical marijuana program. As it stands, 36 states have legalized medical marijuana, and 15 of those states will allow recreational (or “adult […]

Carter Ledyard

February 1, 2021

Corporate and M&A

M&A: The Last 12 Months at a Glance

In the world of global mergers and acquisitions, the last 12 months have been roller-coaster. While 2019 was particularly strong – M&A transactions totalled over $20 billion – the Covid-19 pandemic has put many new transactions on hold. In fact, since the end of the first quarter of 2020, mergers and acquisitions around the world […]

Erdinast, Ben Nathan, Toledano & Co