- Feb 17, 2018
Commercial Awareness Recommended ReadingWhen you're trying to develop your commercial awareness, it can be hard to know where to start. Please find below a compilation of our best articles, guides and forum posts to help structure your reading.
What is private equity?
How do companies raise finance?
The mergers and acquisitions guide
What is an IPO?
The lawyers' guide to blockchain
Lawyers' guide to Big Tech regulation
What is the GDPR
The financial crisis
The Indian Legal Market
The Battle for Africa
Iran dividing the US and Europe
Recent Commercial Topics
UK ringfencing legislation
Collusion in the car industry
The Aston Martin IPO
Impact of interest rates on businesses and law firms
How NAFTA impacts law firms
The Business of Law
The Business of Law: Evolution of the Legal Services Market (External link but a highly recommended read)
China-US Trade War
Could the US win?
Impact on the car industry
Why is China devaluing its currency?
The trade war timeline
Impact of tariffs on businesses and law firms
Commercial Awareness Updates
Diversity and Inclusion
The future of legal talent
Future of legal education
How do law firms stay competitive
Pros and cons of a sector based approach
International strategies: alliances, mergers and Swiss vereins
Threads to Follow
Commercial awareness resources
How to stay on top of commercial awareness