M&A: What to expect in 2017
INSIGHT ARTICLE |
With 2016 in the rearview mirror, dealmakers are now focused on 2017. At the end of 2016, Mergers & Acquisitions hosted a roundtable to explore what dealmakers can expect in 2017. RSM US LLP sponsored the event. The wide ranging conversation covered how the private equity market is changing, how the credit markets are impacting M&A activity, where deal flow is coming from, how private equity firms and strategic buyers are winning deals and what challenges dealmakers face as they transact in 2017. What follows is an excerpted version of the conversation.