Datasite surveyed 590+ dealmakers from every region, industry, and size to find out their top challenges in the new environment and key takeaways going forward. The survey was conducted by Datasite in February 2021.
Europe is expected to see the most M&A activity over the next 12 months, ahead of Asia-Pacific and North America, as a post-pandemic deal frenzy revs up. What else will impact global dealmaking this year? Datasite surveyed 180 global finance, accounting and corporate development professionals (director level and above) to find out. Here’s what they had to say.
2020 was a breakout year for Special Purpose Acquisition Companies (SPACs). Investors, sponsors, and target companies realize the numerous market advantages of taking a company public via a SPAC. The faster timelines, reduced pricing risk, and the opportunity to work with experienced management teams make the vehicle a viable exit option. In this infographic, we take a look at the recent rising trend in SPACs as an exit option, and how long it may last.