Tagged: Reporting tips

mergers and acquisitions 20

Rumors, accuracy and the M&A beat

Only one third of stories written about companies being takeover targets between 2000 and 2011 proved to be accurate, according to research by two business school professors. “Accuracy” was defined by whether the rumored...

James Pomfret 0

A mix of documentation and gumshoe reporting

Chinese are using the country’s state-backed bankcards to illegally spirit billions of dollars abroad, according to a story by Reuters South China correspondent James Pomfret. He reported that near Macau’s ritzy casino resorts, hundreds...