Bidders, get your hands off our prized investments
Thursday 01 Aug 2019 Author: Daniel Coatsworth
Takeovers and mergers are dominating the headlines as companies make acquisitions to accelerate growth, foreign companies take advantage of a weak pound to buy UK businesses, and private equity firms put some of their spare cash to use. While this M&A frenzy has recently triggered some hefty share price movements, such as Just Eat ( JE. ) rising by 25% on a merger deal with Takeaway.com and Cobham (...