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Paiement mobile

According to an Arthur D. Little study, "total m-payment transaction volume will reach almost USD 250 billion by 2012 growing at 68% per year. (...) Developed countries will eventually generate 35% of mobile transactions versus 65% for emerging countries.
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Arthur D. Little about CO2 emissions

This article explains Arthur D. Little has divulged an article about Energy & Sustainability urging companies worldwide to consider their CO2 emissions control in their long term growth plans. It also states, Arthur D. Little advises companies to work earnestly in sustainability strategies to...
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Natural Gas fighting difficult battle in Washington

In this article, Sheila McNulty details the debate surrounding natural gas and the problems it currently faces politically. Sheila makes reference to Peter Hughes from the UK’s Energy Practice following the FTs continued coverage of his ‘The Beginning of End for Oil?’ report.
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Industrie pharmaceutique : les big pharmas soignent leurs profits

Major pharmaceutical laboratories are well aware that many of their top selling medecines (blockbusters) are reaching the end of their life cycle. That is why they are searching new business models in the short run. According to Arthur D. Little, in one of their studies (2007) the end of those...
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Ruhr area hopes for a change of image

Art and culture have become much more important economic factors than is usually perceived in the general public says Stefan Höffinger. In his latest report he cites the example of Liverpool. In 2008 the British city was European Capital of Culture and was able to reap great financial and economic...
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GENOPOLE Evry : le virage stratégique se confirme

Over the last 5 years, the world biopharmaceutical market has reached an 18 % growth rate. In 2011, it could rise up to USD 114 billion according to a 2005 study conducted by Arthur D Little.
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The global truck and bus industry will experience market and technology...

Latest report from ADL predicts that mastering new powertrain technologies will be critical within the rapidly evolving commercial vehicle market

The impact of the global financial crisis on the truck and bus industry has been profound. However, other forces such as increasing divergence in market requirements and new powertrain technologies are driving major changes in the commercial vehicle (CV) industry, which are fundamentally changing...
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Automotive

M&A needn't spell inefficiency for corporate consolidation in 2009,...

With half of all M&A deals failing, 'Winning the Merger Decathlon' outlines the 10 steps to ensuring mergers generate long-term corporate value

With the global liquidity crisis set to fuel new merger and acquisition (M&A) activity this year, a new report by global management consultancy Arthur D. Little claims that despite the growing experience with mergers over the last seven years, the failure rates stay at a high level.   To...
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Strategy

Microfinance looks set to emerge as a new asset class

New report from Arthur D. Little reveals how microfinance institutions are surpassing repayment rates and exhibiting promising risk and return ratios

No longer limited to third world countries, according to a new report released today by global management consultancy Arthur D. Little, microfinance is thriving as it finds untapped demand within the European market. Founded on microcredits, microfinance programs extend small loans to the world's...
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Financial services

Trading up: Sustainable businesses must prepare for post-2012 carbon trading...

A new report by Arthur D. Little reveals how uncertainty over future carbon trading policy could leave companies exposed if they do not implement...

Emissions trading has been described as the most economically efficient way to force carbon emission cuts, however, a new report released today by global management consultancy Arthur D. Little warns that uncertainty about the nature and scope of post-2012 global carbon trading policy has left...
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