Research and Investigative Services

We leverage our global network of regional market experts to gather critical business intelligence to support our clients’ global strategies.

 

Due Diligence/Investigative

  • Obtain market sales, production cost and shipping intelligence for sourcing, licensing and anti-dumping enforcement purposes.

  • Perform due diligence analysis, asset searches and related research on potential partners and target companies or individuals.

  • Monitor activities of manufacturers such as sub-contracting and out-sourcing that may adversely impact quality and on time delivery.

  • Provide up-to-the-minute information from our in-country associates throughout the world. This information is critical for developing viable expansion strategies.

  • Provide background on government officials and private sector players. This information is useful in gaining an understanding of a company’s negotiating counterpart and often opens alternative means of moving the negotiation process forward.

  • Obtain information on upcoming regulatory changes, such as privatization and the opening up of markets. Information includes but is not limited to internal Ministerial discussions on privatization/regulatory policy, as well as timing, extent and direction of privatization and regulatory changes.

  • Research and ongoing monitoring of infringements of intellectual property, trademark and patent protection and unauthorized uses of technology.

Market Research

  • Undertake feasibility studies for companies and organizations seeking to expand operations into new markets and introduce new product lines or license technology. .

  • Obtain information on upcoming regulatory changes, such as privatization and the opening up of markets. Information includes but is not limited to internal Ministerial discussions on privatization/regulatory policy, as well as timing, extent and direction of privatization and regulatory changes.

  • Perform studies to determine potential size of market and factors that may impact a commercialization effort.