Locked content EY: 107 M&A deals in H1 in Poland

According to EY consultancy, there were 107 merger and acquisition deals in Poland in the first six months of the year. In the CEE and South-Eastern Europe region, there were 473 such deals, down by 27.8 percent less y/y. In Poland, one of the reasons for the lower transaction volume could be reduce...

Locked content EY: The number of FDIs in Poland grew by 21% last year

The number of FDIs in Poland amounted to 256 last year, representing a 21 percent increase, the latest EY’ European Attractiveness Survey said. Thanks to these investments 22,074 new jobs were created (12 percent increase). This makes Poland fifth biggest European country in terms of number of...

Cyber arms race

Companies spend millions on security software; meanwhile hackers are still on the winning side of the fight. Often, entrepreneurs don’t realize what they should be protecting and how to go about it. WBJ talked to Michał Kurek, director at the IT Risk Management Department of EY, about the most commo...

Locked content Steel production hampered by high energy prices – Steel Lobby Group

A study conducted by EY Consulting indicated that lowering the cost of electricity for steel production in Poland could lead to increased production and gains in government revenue, the Polish press reported on Wednesday. The study, commissioned by the Metallurgical Chamber of Commerce and Industry,...

Locked content Nearly half of Polish managers accept corruption to save company

As much as 46 percent of Polish managers admitted that corrupt activities, such as offering gifts, cash or providing entertainment are justified in order to save the company from vanishing from the market, according to a survey by consultancy EY. The survey was conducted in 38 countries on a group o...