A surge in M&A is expected as a result of President Trumps plan to cut taxes on companies offshore earnings from the current 35% to 10%, experts say.
Following a year of slowed deal activity, a PwC report addresses the added challenges managers face amid the developing economic, tax and regulatory agenda of the new administration.
With a close watch on the policies from incoming President-elect Donald Trump, industry leaders and analysts share their predictions for industry trends in 2017.
Some of the region's largest hedge-fund firms have resulted from spinoffs from global managers.
Advisors Asset Management CEO Scott Colyer says loosening regulatory reigns may free up spending previously directed toward compliance.