A weak currency and cheap valuations make the UK a happy hunting ground for deal-makers
Thursday 12 Sep 2019 Author: Ian Conway
Last year was a vintage one for mergers and acquisitions (M&A) with deals totalling more than $4trn, the highest figure since 2007 and the onset of the global financial crisis. This year is shaping up to also be a historic period for takeovers and we believe UK-listed companies are prime targets for foreign companies. In 2018 mega deals worth $10bn or more grabbed the headlines. According to the MAN...