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A strong growth in M&A activities is expected in 2021. Join our live webinar in partnership with Les Echos, to hear from leading advisors in France as they discuss the defining trends for the year ahead: SPACs, ESG and digitization of M&A processes.
With M&A activity expected to accelerate in 2021, Datasite in partnership with FT Live, will examine the defining trends for the year ahead, focusing on three key areas that dealmakers will need to monitor for successful deal making in 2021.
What a difference a year makes. Join Datasite in partnership with Mergermarket for the fourth and final installment of our Q1 "M&A Momentum in the Americas" virtual briefing series, as we look at the state of M&A in the US, and where the risks and opportunities lie as the economy reopens and we move towards recovery.
In this live panel, we take stock of M&A activity in ANZ and consider, outlook for the rest of the year.
While 2020 may have had a slow start for Canadian transactions, the fourth quarter accelerated dramatically. That faster pace seems to be holding true for 2021 as well - which begs the question - where do the risks and opportunities lie? Join Datasite, in partnership with Mergermarket, for the third installment of our "M&A Momentum in the Americas" series of live virtual briefings.
Stay in peak deal-making shape physically, and mentally, with our Datasite Virtual Workout Series. Browse the event dates and select the options that work best for you.
The Nordic M&A market has been severely affected by the pandemic and the amount and value of M&A deals in the region dropped substantially during the spring. However, M&A in the Nordics recovered considerably in the final quarter of 2020.
The long-term impact of the COVID-19 pandemic will be felt everywhere, but Latin America promises to be particularly transformed, for better and worse. Join Datasite and Mergermarket for the second in our four-part "M&A Momentum in the Americas" virtual event series to hear our expert panel discuss what they expect the rest of 2021 to hold for the LATAM markets. Please note this presentation will be held in Spanish.
As Mainland China managed to achieve a V-shape recovery in the economy post Covid-19, the burst in M&A activities since the second half of last year helped record a 52.6% full year increase compared to 2019. Deal-making in Mainland China in 2020 alone, mounted 56.5% year-on-year to USD 463.9bn, while Hong Kong M&A activity increased by 0.7% year-on-year to USD 22bn over the same period. In this live panel, we take stock of M&A activity in Hong Kong and Mainland China and consider, outlook for the rest of the year.
Despite a tough 2020, investor confidence in Benelux has not been shaken and opportunities still exist. Join our live webinar where leading advisors will discuss sectors with potential for increased deal flow and technology opportunities for M&A.
After another difficult year, activity in the Brazilian IPO market is picking up sharply. Join Datasite, in partnership with Mergermarket, for the first in a four-part virtual roundtable series "M&A Momentum in the Americas". Our experts will discuss what they expect the rest of 2021 will mean for the Brazilian economy, IPOs, and for M&A more widely. Note: this presentation will be held in Portuguese.
In a world turned topsy-turvy by COVID-19, sell-side M&A is running white-hot. With valuations shooting through the roof, how do top buyers succeed? Get the market outlook directly from top buyers in our next virtual roundtable.
Presented with PitchBook. Dry powder is at an all-time high. Fundraising has dramatically increased. Will this translate to increased portfolio company turnover? In recent years, the answer has been no, with both exits and valuation down. Join the conversation on February 23rd and hear what our panel of experts are seeing in private equity exit trends and opportunities.
What forms of creative dealmaking and innovation will prevail in 2021? The new year brings new optimism for the M&A outlook. Join FT and Datasite for our latest webinar exploring the risks and opportunities that today’s new environment poses.
The pandemic has triggered restructurings and corporate defaults, with many sectors under stress and businesses clinging on to government support schemes.For bold credit investors, and specialized funds, the rise of NPLs presents an opportunity not seen since the 08/09 financial crisis, yet the circumstances, drivers and market conditions are different this time round.
Join a panel of legal M&A experts as they discuss the impact of the pandemic and the U.S. elections for dealmakers worldwide. 60 minute CLE, in partnership with ABA.
Over the last few years, a new path has emerged for private companies to monetize their assets via a business combination with a Special Purpose Acquisition Company (“SPAC”) as compared to traditional options. The success of SPACs has fundamentally altered how companies think about access to the capital markets to fuel and accelerate their growth trajectory.
Japan dealmaking is seeing a surge in activity, spurred by a rebound in domestic M&A and an uptick in crossborder deals in Q3 2020. In this live panel discussion with Daiwa Securities Co. Ltd., Renesas Electronics Corporation, Nishimura & Asahi, and KPMG FAS, we took stock of M&A activity in Japan and considered the opportunities that dealmakers should be focusing on.
Deal Drivers Africa M&A Spotlight Live Virtual Briefing
At this three-day virtual summit, we gathered C-suite executives and senior leaders from a diverse range of industries to share their personal anecdotes and how they addressed key issues faced by their organizations this year on the theme The Corporate Playbook: From Survive to Thrive.
Join the M&A communities across Turkey for a live panel webinar. Our expert panel will discuss M&A activity in this key region, focusing on both concerns and opportunities.
It’s not news that Global PE dealmaking is down from pre-pandemic peaks. But today’s uncertainties are not stopping PE firms from finding novel ways to deliver investor returns. In an era of record levels of dry powder, PE dealmakers are taking the opportunity to re-think their approaches to sourcing, targeting, and making buy-side processes like due diligence more effective and efficient. Join us for this panel discussion in partnership with PitchBook to learn more.
Financial transaction management has never been harder. Corporate teams, already juggling multiple strategic priorities, expanding numbers of stakeholders, and tough new data privacy laws, now face an environment transformed by Covid-19. Join us for a live roundtable with top minds in corporate dealmaking to discuss navigating the new landscape, key workflow challenges, and best practices for keeping it all together.
This webinar, in partnership with FT Digital Dialogues, will examine the immediate and long term impact of the pandemic on the Americas M&A market. Will the crisis trigger a paradigm shift in deal-making, and if so, what will the “new normal” look like?
In partnership with MuMAC, Datasite invites you to the Annual Cross-Border M&A and Private Equity Investment Conference, the must-attend event for M&A professionals, strategic and private equity investment professionals and industry advisors.
Join the dealmakers in Mainland China for a live panel webinar on 9 September at 11:00am Beijing. Our expert panel will discuss M&A and IPOs in Healthcare and Life Sciences in Mainland China, focusing on both concerns and opportunities.
Market Persistence across the Americas - a Virtual Event Series
The first half of 2020 marked a new low in Nordic M&A activity, with just €9.1bn spent across 384 deals as most of the region was forced into lockdown. However, signs of cautious optimism in the market are emerging, with activity slowly picking up pace since late April. Will it last?
Market Persistence across the Americas - a Virtual Event Series
Whenever a downturn strikes, dealmakers start looking at distressed assets. This crisis has been no different. But with soaring demand and limited supply, what's the best way to raise funds and safely deploy capital? Watch this on-demand recording of a live panel of experts in an insightful discussion and Q&A hosted by Datasite and Mergermarket.
Join the M&A communities across mainland China and Hong Kong SAR for a live panel webinar on Wednesday, 6 August at 11:00am CST/HKT. Our expert panel will discuss M&A activity in Greater China, focusing on both concerns and opportunities.
Developing professional skills is critical as you step into a very demanding role. MDs and VPs rely on you to do whatever it takes to help them win and close deals. How can you meet their expectations and still accelerate your career? Datasite has brought together a group of veterans to host our upcoming “#iblifehacks – Career insights from the top minds in dealmaking” webinar.
Join the M&A communities across Australia & New Zealand for a live panel webinar on Wednesday, 15 July at 2:00pm Sydney / 4:00pm Auckland time. Our expert panel will discuss M&A activity in this key region, focusing on both concerns and opportunities.
M&A activity in the Middle East showed signs of life in the first quarter of 2020, despite a decline in overall economic activity and the implementation of social distancing caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Join the SEA and India M&A communities for a live panel webinar on Thursday, 2 July at 2:00pm SGT. Our expert panel will discuss M&A activity in these key regions, focusing on both concerns and opportunities.
Join us for a live panel discussion for legal practitioners. We'll cover market insights, best practices in productivity and the latest in Legal Tech. One-hour CLE credit eligibility for attendees in select jurisdictions.
Join our live virtual briefing on 25 June, hosted in partnership with Mergermarket, to hear the views of M&A practitioners in Italy, Portugal and Spain.
You can’t predict the future, but you can prepare for it. If your organization decides to restructure or refinance debt, will you be ready to act? What should you be doing now to execute quickly when the time comes? Join us for a live discussion and Q&A on readying your company for refinancing, restructuring and rebuilding.
The final in a series of regional spotlights in partnership with Mergermarket. Join our panel of experts for a long-view look at M&A and ECM in Brazil and what practical steps the market can take to keep deals moving in a locked-down world. NOTE: This presentation will be in Portuguese.
The first in a series of regional spotlights in partnership with Mergermarket. Join our panel of experts for a long-view look at the Canadian economy and what practical steps the market can take to keep M&A moving in a locked-down world.
In this on-demand webinar recording, we partner with Debtwire and a panel of experts to discuss the US market response to date and take stock of emerging restructuring issues.
Join Merrill at Imperial Capital’s 16th Annual Security Investor Conference, connecting the leading security-focused companies with an audience of key investors and business leaders.
Join us in Toronto for an exclusive evening of networking and the chance to play for a great cause.
Brought to you by Merrill Corporation and IJK Capital Partners, this exclusive, invitation-only event will enable you to network with C-level executives, subject matter experts and industry thought leaders across Singapore to learn from their successes (and failures).
The future of M&A includes many innovative ways for companies to come together and keep their relevance in the market. Join us and Olivia Ferris, Executive Director at Capstone Headwaters, as we discuss best practices and innovation on the entire M&A Lifecycle.
In this latest installment of our Merrill Insight series, join us for a journey into the innovative world of eCommerce, where we’ll examine how new business models are disrupting the online consumer world anew.
The road is long, the rewards high. Think you have what it takes for a career in investment banking? We've invited investment bankers at the top of their game to discuss how they got there and what advice they have for analysts and associates just starting out.
Join us as we discuss with Ben Herkenhoff, Analytics Product Lead, how Dashboard and Visual Analytics works and field audience questions on this new DatasiteOne capability.
What are the common DNA threads behind healthcare M&A in sectors ranging from drug development to digital health to services? Watch our Healthcare M&A Spotlight to hear what a cross-section of experts think and benchmark yourself against your peers.
Political and market uncertainty and increasingly rapid advances in technology have created an environment rich with both challenge and opportunity for corporate development professionals. Hear from our panel of experts as they explore the pitfalls and promise of the modern landscape.
What direction do dealmakers think the M&A market is headed? What due diligence hurdle will sink the most deals next year? How can corporate development professionals best navigate internal structural challenges to achieve M&A success? These are some of the questions we tackled during our 2019 Corporate Development Outlook live-video panel discussion.
What's coming down the pipeline for 2019 Industrial M&A? Benchmark yourself against peers and watch panelists discuss big picture drivers, answer audience questions, and tackle topical due diligence best practices in this latest installment of our Merrill Insight series.
What is the 2019 Industrials M&A Outlook? How is industrial technology shaking up the industry and what are concrete examples of how it will have the most impact? What deal hurdles are top of M&A professionals’ minds? Finally, what advice do experts have on how to navigate industrials due diligence in today’s environment? These are some of the questions we tackled in our December 4 Merrill Insight™ Video: Technology, Topography and Technocrats: Trends in Industrials M&A.
With due diligence evolving thanks in large part to innovations in technology and digitisation, are you prepared for what’s coming next? Do you know the impact that digital advances like social media have on the M&A due diligence process? Catch up on this Merrill Insight™ Video to learn about the challenges and technology solutions on the horizon for M&A due diligence.
Is the autonomous car boom overrated? What do female entrepreneurs and ed:tech have in common? How do different investor types approach tech valuation? And what do new CFIUS regulations have to do with it all?
How will corporates adapt to the increase in volume and size of shareholder activism campaigns? Panelist from Lazard, CACI International and Kirkland & Ellis joined Merrill Director Jeff Golterman to examine the activists and corporate strategies for defense. This Merrill Insight™ Video is now available on-demand.
In this Merrill Insight™ Video, banking, legal and private equity associates spoke about their careers, offered advice to new professionals, and shared what's important to them professionally and personally. The panel also answered questions from the audience. They described how they chose their employers, what career paths they are considering, and what kind of future lifestyles they hope to have.
We covered a lot of ground in this month's Merrill Insight™ Video | Healthcare Spotlight, with topics ranging from hot drugs and under-invested areas to the Hong Kong Stock Exchange and physician roll-ups. The webinar playback and transcript are now available.