Global dealmakers: European M&A market update 2020
The world certainly has changed since our ‘Global dealmakers: Cross-border M&A outlook 2019’ report released last October. Then, the US-China trade war and Brexit were the top concerns for dealmakers. Now a new threat has arisen: pandemic and the ongoing spread of Covid-19. The uncertainty around this new challenge has shaken markets and populations globally, sending a crushing blow to stocks, corporate confidence and population centers worldwide.