You are here

Global M&A activity cools despite Chinese hunger for foreign firms

Value of deals in Q1 down 24% from a year ago; China's outbound acquisitions hit 99.2% of Asia-Pacific total
Wednesday, April 6, 2016 - 05:50

37760987 - 15_03_2016 - CHINA-ECONOMY_.jpg
Chinese firms are scaling up their cross-border acquisitions, amid slowing domestic economic growth

Singapore

LATEST statistics are backing what anecdotal evidence has suggested so far this year: that faltering global economic conditions have put a strain on mergers and acquisitions (M&A) activity worldwide.

According to data from intelligence and news service company

sentifi.com

Market voices on:

Nespresso
Pair your daily business read with the perfect cup of espresso.

Subscribe to The Business Times today to receive your very own Nespresso Inissia coffee machine worth $188.

Find out more at btsub.sg/btdeal

Powered by GET.comGetCom