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Global M&A market defies gravity in 2021 second half

McKinsey

But what are the odds that M&A remains buoyant in the months ahead? M&A Insights Private Equity Mergers & acquisitions Corporate Finance

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The flip side of large M&A deals

McKinsey

Research shows there is a 50-50 chance that companies pursuing large M&A deals will outperform industry peers. M&A Insights Mergers & acquisitions StrategyHere are the four actions executives can take to increase those odds.

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Strategic M&A in US banking: Creating value in uncertain times

McKinsey Public & Social Sector Insights

Uncertain times can spell opportunity for companies seeking acquisitions—if companies proceed with care. Four actions can help banks maximize the value of their M&A. Insights on Financial Services Financial Services Banking Mergers & acquisitions

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Buy and scale: How incumbents can use M&A to grow new businesses

McKinsey Public & Social Sector Insights

Digital disruptors use M&A to build and scale new businesses at speed. Digital Insights Leap by McKinsey Digital strategy and organization Mergers & acquisitions Growth Innovation LeadershipIncumbents can do so, too.

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Japan: Regional Bank M&A On The Rise

Global Finance

While the decline of regional banks in Japan can be traced as far back as the mid-1980s and 1990s, led mainly by a series of bankruptcies up until around 2003, the precipitous drop since the mid-1990s has been mainly due to mergers and acquisitions

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Developing an effective M&A blueprint for insurers

McKinsey

A good place to start is the where, why, and how of an effective M&A blueprint. Insights on Financial Services Insurance Mergers & acquisitionsThe North American insurance industry needs systematic capabilities to support programmatic deal making.

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XPO’s Brad Jacobs on building businesses through M&A

McKinsey Public & Social Sector Insights

Having done hundreds of deals, the leader of the logistics company explains what he’s learned matters most when making acquisitions. Strategy & Corporate Finance Insights Mergers & acquisitions Post merger management Strategy

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Can M&A in APAC trigger business transformation?

Future CFO

Business Insights Mergers and Acquisitions EY mergers and acquisitions transformational mindsetThere are differences between a transactional mindset and a transformational mindset.

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Bold moves in global M&A might appear in 2023

Future CFO

Bold moves in global M&A might appear in 2023 — a year full of uncertainties, said Bain & Company recently when releasing its 5th annual Global Mergers & Acquisitions Report. Business Insights Mergers and Acquisitions Bain & Company ESG M&A

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Programmatic M&A: Winning in the new normal

McKinsey

Strategy & Corporate Finance Insights Mergers & acquisitionsHow to successfully source and execute a string of deals that lead to the creation of a new business.

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Head Of Facebook M&A Defends Instagram Acquisition

PYMNTS

Amin Zoufonoun, who heads up Facebook’s mergers and acquisitions (M&A), defended the company’s Instagram purchase in a Facebook post amid investigations by lawmakers and regulators, CNBC reported on Thursday (Nov. Zoufonoun, a former Google executive, was a guiding force in Facebook’s $1 billion Instagram acquisition in 2012. Partnerships / Acquisitions Antitrust Competition Facebook Instagram investigation M&A mergers and acquisitions News Social Media What's Hot

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Fall 2021 | M&A Report In The Business Services Industry Sector

Corporate Finance Associates

Business Services acquistitions Corporate Finance Associates merger-and-acquisition mergers mergers and acquisitions mergers-acquisitionsThe report below gives a good overview of the Fall 2021 M&A activity in the Business Services Industry Sector.

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Fall 2021 | M&A Report In The Industrials Industry Sector

Corporate Finance Associates

Industrials acquistitions Corporate Finance Associates merger-and-acquisition mergers mergers and acquisitions mergers-acquisitionsThe report below gives a good overview of the Fall 2021 M&A activity in the Industrials Industry Sector.

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Fall 2021 | M&A Report In The Energy Industry Sector

Corporate Finance Associates

Energy acquistitions Corporate Finance Associates merger-and-acquisition mergers mergers and acquisitions mergers-acquisitionsThe report below gives a good overview of the Fall 2021 M&A activity in the Energy Industry Sector.

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Fall 2021 | M&A Report In The Metal Fabrication Industry Sector

Corporate Finance Associates

Metal Fabrication acquistitions Corporate Finance Associates merger-and-acquisition mergers mergers and acquisitions mergers-acquisitionsThe report below gives a good overview of the Fall 2021 M&A activity in the Metal Fabrication Industry Sector.

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Global M&A set for positive start in 2023

Future CFO

According to research on completed deals from WTW’s Quarterly Deal Performance Monitor (QDPM), companies making M&A deals outclassed the wider market by +5.2pp (percentage points) for acquisitions valued over $100 million between October and December 2022, based on share price performance.

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Global M&A activity might rise in 2H 2023

Future CFO

Industrial Manufacturing and Automotive (IM&A): Portfolio optimisation will drive divestitures and acquisitions, particularly those focused on sustainability and accelerating digital transformation. Business Insights Mergers and Acquisitions global M&A performance PwC

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Fall 2021 | M&A Report In The Transport, Logistics and Supply Chain Industry Sector

Corporate Finance Associates

Transport/Logistics acquistitions Corporate Finance Associates merger-and-acquisition mergers mergers and acquisitions mergers-acquisitions

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Best practices in orchestrating M&A in times of crisis

Future CFO

Staff communication and managing pre-acquisition the rumours are more challenging when the people cannot come to the office to work and need to work from home.

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Global M&A trends in 2023: Smaller deals and slower pace 

Future CFO

Technology M&A: From defence to offence The need for speed in digital transformation across all industries, accelerated by an era of volatility, will keep dealmaking front and centre, with a wave of acquisitions in the AI and machine learning markets expected in 2023. .

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Fall 2021 | M&A Report In The Technology, Media and Telecom Industry Sector

Corporate Finance Associates

The sector experienced increased investments driven by initial public offerings of special-purpose acquisition companies, and venture capital funding during the initial period of 2021. The report below gives a good overview of the Fall 2021 M&A activity in the Technology Industry Sector.

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Fall 2021 | M&A Report In The Aerospace, Defense and Government Industry Sector

Corporate Finance Associates

Aviation/Aerospace acquistitions Corporate Finance Associates merger-and-acquisition mergers mergers and acquisitions mergers-acquisitions

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Fall 2021 | M&A Report In The Engineering and Construction Industry Sector

Corporate Finance Associates

Engineering/Construction acquistitions Corporate Finance Associates Engineering and Construction merger-and-acquisition mergers mergers and acquisitions mergers-acquisitions

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How to Build a Champion M&A Team for Your Growth Company

CFO Alliance

Business Growth Finance For Financial Leaders For M&A Leader Mergers & AcquisitionsThe post How to Build a Champion M&A Team for Your Growth Company appeared first on CFO Alliance.

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Fall 2021 | M&A Report In The Semiconductors & Advanced Materials Industry Sector

Corporate Finance Associates

Technology/Media acquistitions Corporate Finance Associates merger-and-acquisition mergers mergers and acquisitions mergers-acquisitions

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Fall 2021 | M&A Report In The Food and Beverage Industry Sector

Corporate Finance Associates

Food/Beverage acquistitions Corporate Finance Associates merger-and-acquisition mergers mergers and acquisitions mergers-acquisitionsThe report below gives a good overview of the Fall 2021 M&A activity in the Food and Beverage Industry Sector.

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PodChats for FutureCFO: The CFO’s role in M&A and other initiatives

Future CFO

In countries like Japan, China and Australia, there are significant opportunities for growth and acquisition, so there may be a lesser focus on cross-border deals,” he posited. Leadership and Roles Mergers and Acquisitions EY M&A mergers and acquisitions Podchats for FutureCFO

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2021 M&A report: Mastering the art of breaking up | The M&A market responds to COVID-19

Future CFO

Business Insights Mergers and Acquisitions Resources Videos/TutorialsDuring the launch of BCG's recent Global M&A Report, Dr. Jens Kengelbach shed light on how the M&A market responds to COVID-19 generally. The post 2021 M&A report: Mastering the art of breaking up | The M&A market responds to COVID-19 appeared first on FutureCFO.

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House GOP Letter Decries M&A Moratorium

PYMNTS

Six Republican lawmakers have opposed a Democratic Party initiative in Congress to ban mergers and acquisitions (M&A) between large companies during the pandemic, according to Reuters. Delrahim, speaking with CNBC , said the idea of a moratorium on mergers was “misguided.”.

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Asia Pacific M&A remains robust in 2022

Future CFO

Business Insights Mergers and Acquisitions Asia Pacific EY M&AAsia Pacific M&A activity remains robust in 2022 despite major geopolitical and financial headwinds, said EY recently when releasing results of an analysis.

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M&A success factors dealmaking execs must know

Future CFO

ESG needs to be more than a check-list item during the M&A process, and it can take multiple forms in deals: acquisitions can be “ESG-motivated” and hinge upon an ESG thesis, or they can be ESG-conscious, pursued for other reasons but with eyes open about the ESG considerations at play.

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Optimism in M&A sustainable despite persistent headwinds

Future CFO

Business Insights Mergers and Acquisitions AON Asia Pacific M&AThe optimism in M&A might be sustainable though activity level would not be the same as that in 2021, said AON recently when releasing a study by the firm and Mergermarket.

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Global M&A performance enjoys bounce back in Q3

Future CFO

M&A activity is likely to continue with a more cautious tone as we head toward the end of the year,” said Duncan Smithson, senior director, Mergers and Acquisitions, WTW. Business Insights Mergers and Acquisitions global M&A performance WTW

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Why The Pandemic Is A ‘Black Swan’ That Will Spur Payments M&A

PYMNTS

The mergers and acquisitions, the deal-making, the funding and IPOs among payments players may be just getting started. Western Union has been public about its desire for acquisitions. Special purpose acquisition companies (SPACs) have been all the rage, too.

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Activist Investor Starboard Mulls ACI As Potential M&A Prey

PYMNTS

The valuations paid for recent acquisitions exceeds the multiple that ACI is currently trading at,” he said. Partnerships / Acquisitions ACI Worldwide acquisitions mergers News Starboard Value What's HotActivist investor Starboard Value already has 10.5