Changes in professional services: are they affecting talent retention and engagement?

Firms in the professional services industry are experiencing dramatic changes as they respond to evolving client demands. Since these firms define themselves by the quality of their people — the urgency of keeping and attracting the best talent is more intense than ever. FTI Consulting recently surveyed full-time employees working in the professional services sector,…

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Brexit Research Highlights: A Global Institutional Investor View

FTI Consulting recently fielded a survey amongst 100 global institutional investors to gauge their immediate reactions to the United Kingdom (UK) referendum (“Brexit”) and their expectations for its impact on the UK, the European Union (“EU”) and global economies, as well as their portfolios. #1. Access to EU 56% are concerned that the UK won’t…

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Confidence in the Continent: Research with Opinion Leaders on Investment Sentiments in Africa

                          FTI Consulting’s third annual survey ahead of the World Economic Forum’s 2016 African summit builds on the findings of previous years, examining the ways in which opinion leaders perceive general risk and appetite for investment in the continent and discusses the drivers…

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Regulation & Innovation – FTI Consulting research shows businesses prefer a lighter touch

                    Regulation is necessary for the efficient functioning of most markets, to facilitate innovation and offer protection for investors and customers. UK companies are broadly happy with current levels of regulation and are even open to more of it – but they believe that it works…

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Broadband Consumers Demand more of Everything

                  European telecoms regulators have focused for some time on price regulation as a way of promoting consumer welfare. New research by FTI Consulting highlights the importance of a regulatory approach that also stimulates investment, innovation and service-based competition for the benefit of consumers. With reform of…

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Eye on Iran: Trends and Expectations of Iran’s Business Community

                      This briefing is based on an extensive public opinion survey conducted by FTI Consulting to explore Iranian attitudes to both the recent nuclear deal and the possibility of increased interaction with the West. It also reflects contributions from a panel of experts as part…

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Investing in Africa, Fortune Follows the (Moderately) Brave

                Any discussion of why it makes sense to invest in African companies, or to pursue mergers and acquisitions (“M&A”) there, must begin by confronting all the negativity that historically has surrounded the continent. Companies and investors in Africa have had well-founded concerns about political instability; endemic corruption;…

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The key issue for investors in the TMT sector

                    Regulation is a key consideration for those working with and investing in the Telecom, Media and Technology (TMT) sector, according to research by business advisory firm FTI Consulting. Based on a survey of 143 senior executives and advisors working within the TMT sector, the research…

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