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Booz Allen Hamilton: FY2019 highlights strong growth, but with reason to worry about US government


Revenues for Q4 stood at $1.8bn, representing a 9.1% increase for the same period a year ago, while financial year end revenues reached $6.7bn – a huge 8.7% increase year-on-year. EBITDA for the year increased 15.4% to $675m, while net income was the company’s biggest mover compared to 2018, with a 34.2% increase to reach $395m. Booz Allen Hamilton is also wary of the company’s reputation being damaged by the US government. Reputation issues could be pointed towards President Trump and his potential to create public outcry for the company,… Read more

Canopy Growth acquires This Works: Entry into skincare market will pay dividend


This Works was created in 2003 by Beauty Director of Vogue UK and International journalist Kathy Phillips, and has since established an international footprint and become a notable player within the health and beauty industry. The company is headquartered in London and develops products high-quality natural skincare and sleep solutions, which have garnered a loyal following over the years and propelled the company to success. Canopy Growth purchased This Works for £43m ($57.3m) in an all-cash transaction, highlighting the value it sees in the brand. This Works is an ingenious… Read more

eSports continues to grow in popularity: However challenges like match-fixing amplify the need for more regulatory bodies


eSports has grown at an impressive pace in recent years, and this rise has attracted the interest of globally recognized sponsors and sporting clubs. As the speed of internet has increased as have broadband connectivity levels, and the ease of playing games online has substantially increased. Sensing this opportunity brands like Intel and Red Bull as well as sporting clubs like Paris Saint-Germain and the Philadelphia 76ers have entered eSports as sponsors. However as the popularity of eSports has increased, so have the challenges it faces. One notable example is… Read more