Desautels Faculty of Management

Beyond the potential financial benefits of an M&A deal, two of the biggest payouts for asset managers are access to investment expertise and new markets. 
... “We have solid evidence that there are positive synergies for both firms,” says David Schumacher, an assistant professor of Finance at McGill University and co-author of the study.

Classified as: David Schumacher, Asset Management
Published on: 13 Aug 2015

With US$4-5tn of assets directly under its control, BlackRock is a giant among giants in the financial world, and until recently was firmly under the eye of the Financial Stability Board (FSB).
... To this end my colleagues David Schumacher, Assistant Professor of Finance at McGill University, Yan Wang, Assistant Professor at Erasmus University and I examined the impact of the 2009 acquisition by BlackRock of Barclays Global Investors (BGI) on a cross section of stocks globally.

Classified as: David Schumacher
Published on: 13 Aug 2015

A majority of Canadian mothers now rely on social media platforms to both discover and buy products, a new report by Mintel suggests.

Classified as: Jui Ramaprasad, social media
Published on: 13 Aug 2015

You probably thought (or hoped) your high school yearbook would never see the light of day again. 
... And, William Shatner, known for his role as cultural icon Captain Kirk, was an active member of McGill University’s theatre world in the days before television became mainstream in Canada.

Classified as: BCom Alumni, william shatner
Published on: 13 Aug 2015

Vivimos en un mercado poblado de productos y servicios similares donde la competencia es muy fuerte, por lo cual, el diseño de la estrategia de una marca es muy importante para la vida y el futuro de los productos o servicios “bautizados” con un nombre. Iniciamos en esta edición el tema: Estrategia de Marca. 

Classified as: Henry Mintzberg
Published on: 13 Aug 2015

This Is Karl Moore of the Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill University with Talking Management for The Globe and Mail. Today I am delighted to speak with Gianpiero Petriglieri from INSEAD.

Classified as: Karl Moore, the globe and mail, INSEAD
Published on: 13 Aug 2015

This is Karl Moore of the Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill University with Talking Management for The Globe & Mail. Today I am delighted to speak to one of our senior I.T. professors at McGill, Samer Faraj.

Classified as: Karl Moore, Samer Faraj, the globe and mail
Published on: 13 Aug 2015

OnMobile Global Limited ("OnMobile") today announced the results for First Quarter FY2016 ended June 30, 2015.
... Pascal Tremblay is currently President, Managing Partner of Novacap. He holds a Bachelor degree in Business Administration from the University of Sherbrooke and an MBA from McGill University.

Read full article: The Telegraph, July 31, 2015

Classified as: MBA Alumni, Pascal Tremblay
Published on: 13 Aug 2015

Airline analyst Karl Moore says a union goes against WestJet's family-approach to its business and employees.

Watch full interview: The Loop, August 6, 2015

Classified as: Karl Moore, WestJet
Published on: 13 Aug 2015

Management – Lorsqu’on leur demande s’ils se sentent engagés dans leur travail, 37 % des Canadiens répondent : « Mon travail ne sert qu’à joindre les deux bouts. Je m’épanouis, en fait, dans d’autres aspects de ma vie »... Y a-t-il moyen de relancer leur intérêt pour le travail ? De les remotiver ? De les réenchanter, même ? Henry Mintzberg, professeur de management à l’Université McGill et auteur d’une quinzaine de livres, dont celui à succèsGérer dans l’action(Éd. Transcontinental, 2014), a sa petite idée sur le sujet.

Classified as: Henry Mintzberg
Published on: 7 Aug 2015

Professor Ken Lester talks about what the retailer Laura needs to do to survive in this market.

Listen to the interview: CBC News, August 5, 2015

Classified as: cbc news, Ken Lester
Published on: 7 Aug 2015

Per Olsson, Tamer Boyaci, and Xu Li join faculty as professors in areas of accounting, operations management, and strategy.

Read full article: Mittelstand, August 6, 2015

Classified as: MDIIM, Tamer Boyaci
Published on: 7 Aug 2015

Ken Lester, Desautels' finance professor, talks about the tanking Chinese stock market and fears about repercussions for markets elsewhere.

Watch the video: CTV Montreal, August 5, 2015

Classified as: Ken Lester
Published on: 7 Aug 2015

Desautels' Professor of Practice Mo Chaudhury deciphers economic progress in Bangladesh. 

Read full article: BD News 24, August 5, 2015

Classified as: mo chaudhury
Published on: 7 Aug 2015

Professor Karl Moore talks about "Why introverts should put a game face to effectively lead" in The Globe and Mail. 

Read full transcript: The Globe and Mail, August 4, 2015

Watch video: The Globe and Mail

Classified as: Karl Moore, the globe and mail
Published on: 7 Aug 2015

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