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M&A activity jumps to levels unseen since before global financial crisis

  • Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP
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  • Global
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  • January 26 2015

Global M&A activity jumped in 2014, with over 40,000 tracked transactions totaling approximately $3.5 trillion in value. This represents the biggest

Record year for cross-border M&A

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • Global
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  • January 20 2015

2014 saw an increase in global cross-border divestiture activities, among others via carve-outs and spinoffs, as a growing number of corporates

M&A at a glance 2014 year-end roundup

  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
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  • Global, USA
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  • January 15 2015

2014 was the best year for M&A activity since the financial crisis, with the volume and number of deals hitting post-2007 highs. Our year-end figures

M&A at a glance (January 2015)

  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
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  • Global, USA
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  • January 15 2015

The holiday season saw a slow-down in the M&A market. Global volume, as measured by total dollar value, decreased in December 2014 from the previous

Looking back on 2014: regional trends in global M&A

  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
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  • Global
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  • January 6 2015

A look back on deal activity in 2014 undertaken by Mergermarket in its December 2014 Monthly M&A Insider reveals that North America dominated global

The Glencore giant, the law’s Lilliputians, and the mining and metals markets

  • White & Case LLP
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  • Global
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  • December 23 2014

The market’s been buzzing. Ever since Glencore’s rejected takeover bid of Rio Tinto back in October, mining and metals market participants have been

M&A: a leading growth strategy in 2015

  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
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  • Global
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  • December 16 2014

The economic fundamentals that drive M&A are back at pre-crisis levels, states a new survey published by KPMG. The number of acquisitions that

M&A at a glance (December 2014)

  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
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  • Global
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  • December 15 2014

Following a slow October, the M&A market strengthened in November, but based primarily on the offers for Allergan, Inc. by Actavis plc ($67.37

Patchwork options

  • White & Case LLP
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  • Global
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  • December 3 2014

A combination of factors since the global financial crisis has made it increasingly difficult for companies other than the majors to develop new

Five potentially ‘toxic’ contracts to pay attention to in healthcare M&A transactions

  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
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  • Global
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  • December 3 2014

The healthcare market continues to be an attractive area for financial investors, with a total value of healthcare buyouts at more than $16bn in 2013