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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

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Chinese firms are scaling up their cross-border acquisitions, amid slowing domestic economic growth


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

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