While most of the ingredients necessary for a deal recovery are now in place — plentiful cash reserves, adequate credit availability and rising economic confidence — the M&A market continues to be restrained by conservatism.
Listen to Pip McCrostie discussing the mixed M&A messages coming from respondents of the fourth Capital Confidence Barometer.
How Eurozone issues create M&A opportunities Professor Simon Johnson, of MIT and the Peterson Institute for International Economics, points out that Eurozone challenges present great opportunities for forward-thinking businesses.
Bullish on M&A long-term Corporates are cautious on M&A short-term, but bullish beyond that. Rich Jeanneret, Vice Chairman of Transaction Advisory Services, discusses the Capital Confidence Barometer on Fox Business News.
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