Predictions that conglomerates
would decline in India are generally predicated on changes in these underlying conditions.
An official said, 'There is more risk in the financial conglomerates
because their groups are getting bigger.
This stocktaking exercise also provides information on the implementation of the Joint Forum Principles for the Supervision of Financial Conglomerates
and, in particular, Principle 6 relating to supervisory cooperation, coordination and information-sharing.
The survey shows Taiwan's top-100 conglomerates
have been increasing investment in China while cutting the same in Taiwan over the past five years, with the top-100 conglomerates
heavily relying on China as moneymaker.
Many studies on internal capital markets suggest that internal capital allocation can create value for conglomerates
by avoiding costly external markets (see, e.
In its latest report, Managing for Value: How the World's Top Diversified Companies Produce Superior Shareholder Returns, BCG identifies ten key "levers" that the top conglomerates
use to create superior long-term value creation.
The FSA cited as one operational problem the difficulty for a financial conglomerate
to properly supervise the management of many affiliated firms under its umbrella.
But he added that Time Warner also had its eye on buying Adelphia Communications, which may have forced the conglomerate
into a choice over how to spend its capital.
ACTIVIST GROUPS SUCH as the Rural Advancement Foundation International complain that the technology behind genetically modified (GM) crop seeds is usually patented, often by huge conglomerates
such as Monsanto.
The Jones' worldview has been molded -- sometimes subtly, sometimes brazenly -- by people with an agenda, people who are, almost without exception, somehow connected to one of about a half-dozen global media conglomerates
To the plaintiffs in this case, which include all six broadcast networks, several cable channels (including those run by Turner), and most major entertainment conglomerates
, commercials are not just their chosen method to generate revenue, but something viewers have a responsibility to watch.
And it has renewed long-standing questions about the fundamental value of conglomerates
, especially the questions that analysts often ask: Is there a unifying vision?
Title inflation--the use of multiple CEO titles within a company--took off during the era of conglomerates
in the '60s and '70s.
The 42-year-old has not hesitated with his multibillion-dollar plan to transform the world's largest iron ore producer into one of the globe's top-four mining conglomerates
Microsoft already has cooperative arrangements with two other major Japanese computer and electronics conglomerates
, Hitachi Ltd and Fujitsu Ltd