Global M&A Chair Mark Gerstein sits down with The Deal to discuss the outlook for M&A in 2017.

Growth and earnings, consolidation, and geopolitics, among other factors, drove M&A activity in 2016. Mark Gerstein, Global Co-chair of Latham & Watkins’ Mergers & Acquisitions Practice, talks to The Deal about the outlook for 2017 and how these trends will impact momentum in 2017, as well as how deal valuations will evolve and the impact of activist investors.

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