As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to shake the world, dealmakers continue to rise to the challenge and adapt to new market conditions. Their resilience has required tremendous determination and creativity to move M&A deals ahead. Austrian M&A lawyer Christian Ritschka shares how he sees the M&A market moving forward.
In a robust deal market bursting with soaring valuations and low interest rates, corporate acquirers and private equity are fiercely competing. Meanwhile, a wave of SPACs — an alternative to the traditional IPO — are flexing their well-capitalized muscle. What are the best methods to stay competitive?