Emerging Markets

05May 2014

Edited by: William Billeaud The recent widely publicized case of the scrapped IPO for the WH Group, the world’s largest pork producer, is a poster child for what has gone wrong in public markets as of late. The failed Hong Kong listing will give the sellers and its underwriters a lot of food for thought […]

29Jan 2014

The following is an uncensored and unedited letter concerning the rise of  Egypt’s army chief Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, whom the military has approved for the presidency. These comments do not necessarily reflect the views of Lombard Global, Inc. management.   Hello Bill, Hope you are well. I saw this today in the NY Times. I […]

09Jan 2014

written by: Bruce Mitchell edited and published by: William Billeaud  Obtaining a Building Construction Permit Prerequisites 1. You have selected the Industrial Zone and contracted to purchase the land and/or to have a Developer construct your facility. 2. Received a business license establishing your Chinese Company. As part of this process you will have also […]

07Jan 2014

Written by Bruce Mitchell Edited and published by William Billeaud If you have available equipment in the U.S. that you can relocate without impacting your existing manufacturing capacity for current sales, you should seriously consider relocating the equipment to your China operations.  If you think that all you need to do is disconnect the equipment, […]

19Dec 2013

  Written by:  Ales Senegacnik Edited and published by:  William Billeaud               Slovenian automotive industry Source: sloveniatimes.com Background Slovenia is a relatively young country that declared its independence in 1991 from Yugoslavia and joined the European Union (EU) in 2004. Since its independence the country’s economy has boomed. Between […]