|The PCC is
stepping up enforcement scrutiny
Tensions between China and the US have reached bursting
point in a number of areas, and M&A is set to be up next.
It's widely expected that Asian buyers will have to better
manage their transaction risks – and expectations
– when it comes to international targets, as
regulators globally increase their focus on security
In November, the US Congress unveiled legislation to expand
the power of the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United
States (Cfius) to review acquisitions of US targets. Proposed
reforms to Cfius – which have been plentiful over the
years – have been criticised over...