BCC and Bibby Financial Services: Uncertainty around Brexit, tariffs and exchange rates holding back UK exports

The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) and Bibby Financial Services (BFS) have revealed that uncertainty around Brexit, tariffs and exchange rate volatility are holding back the potential of many UK exporters. The recent survey included 1,140 internationally active UK businesses, and found that general uncertainty around Brexit was considered the top barrier to export, listed…

Your essential information pack on Brexit

Brexit is looming around the corner as UK is set to leave the EU on 31 October 2019, whatever the circumstances. Therefore the British Embassy created this handy guide for organisations and companies, so they could encourage UK nationals living and working in Slovakia to check the Living in Slovakia guide as a source of…

The UK’s impending departure from the European Union will bring change for businesses of every size and sector

While some companies are already planning for the challenges and opportunities ahead, Chambers of Commerce believe that all firms – not just those directly and immediately affected – should be undertaking a Brexit ‘health check’, and a broader test of existing business plans. Time spent thinking through the changes that Brexit may bring to your…

CMS European M&A Outlook: European M&A executives cautious over dealmaking prospects

European M&A Outlook 2019: European M&A executives cautious over dealmaking prospects Weak economic indicators, uncertainty surrounding Brexit and growing protectionism in global trade have contributed to a shift in sentiment in the M&A community and the beginning of a downturn in dealmaking activity, according to the seventh edition of the European M&A Outlook, published by…

CMS Restructuring Wednesdays

A seminar series on the key legal aspects of restructuring . CMS is pleased to introduce a series of three breakfast seminars: “Restructuring Wednesdays”. In these seminars we will tackle the key issues that regularly arise in the course of the restructuring of assets and liabilities of troubled companies from both a creditor and debtor…

Cushman & Wakefield is growing

Barbora Kostrecová, Tomáš Némethy and Ján Miček are becoming a part of the Bratislava office BRATISLAVA, 22 August 2019 – Cushman & Wakefield in Slovakia is growing and strengthening its teams. Barbora Kostrecová joined as Partner and Head of Asset Services; she leads a team of seventeen Property Management professionals. Tomáš Némethy, member of the Royal…