The M&A market is in the midst of one of the strongest sellers markets in quite some time. We discuss why, how long it will last, and the remarkable role of private equity in economic growth in the U.S. [Read more…]
In this week’s M&A Digest, we explore several common questions from private business owners, dive into the manufacturing recovery, and take a look at the numbers behind Canada’s M&A activity. As usual, click on the headline to read the full article.
First let’s start with the questions:
We discuss the relationship between IPO activity and M&A activity, the sizes of investments private equity firms make, where interest rates are headed, the formal arrival of values-based due diligence in the acquisition vetting process, and why North America is still the go-to place for business buyers. [Read more…]
As we catch up on last week’s M&A articles, this week’s digest covers pieces about the stock market’s relationship with M&A, economic news, how interest rates affect [Read more…]planning, the amount of cash on corporate balance sheets, and where private equity firms prefer to focus.