The Importance of Pre-deal Planning
As the pace of technological innovation quickens, mergers and acquisitions (M&A) can provide a good solution for accelerating product roadmaps, gaining access to new technologies and markets, and fending off competitors from both inside and outside one’s industry.
Locking in Value
A quick guide to Locked Box closing mechanics
You’ve agreed the headline valuation for the business and due diligence is progressing quickly. Before you know it, you’re racing towards the deal completion, so what next? Chosing an appropriate closing mechanism is a key decision.
Alternative Lending in Action
Spotlight on the Irish market
Historically dominated by local banks, the Irish lending market has experienced a period of unprecedented change since 2008. What has emerged is a smaller traditional banking sector containing fewer active players with a reduced appetite for risk.
Deloitte strengthens M&A team as Jan Fitzell joins as partner
April 3 2018
Deloitte is pleased to announce the appointment of Jan Fitzell as a partner in its M&A team. In this role Jan will jointly lead the firm’s M&A Services offering, using his extensive experience in advising companies on their acquisition, disposal and capital raising strategies.
Future of the Deal
The beginning of a new M&A Season
Recent research conducted by Deloitte shows that global M&A activity continues to climb, with 2017 deal volumes at their highest level for a decade. Irish M&A activity followed similar trends, with 2017 proving to be an extremely strong year.
Management Buyouts make for a popular choice
Management Buy Out (MBO) acquisitions are finding increasing favour in the current Irish corporate transaction market, thanks in no small part to greater availability of finance, in addition to new and innovative options available to management teams.