Global M&A-Article-201612200421

While 2016 was characterised by geopolitical volatility, epitomised by the Brexit vote and Donald Trump’s election as US president, many corporate lawyers remain cautiously optimistic about the prospects for M&A activity.

This global M&A guide provides expert analysis and updates from some of the leading law firms across the globe, including Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison, RPC, A&L Goodbody, Conyers Dill & Pearman, Switzerland’s Lenz & Staehelin and Africa’s Bowmans.

A common theme is China’s importance as a driver for global M&A. It is a major source of investment into Africa, as well as other jurisdictions featured in this guide, such as the UK and Israel. Click here to download the full guide.