Poll: Antitrust still the biggest M&A negotiation point

Author: Jimmie Franklin | Published: 18 Sep 2019

A poll of attendees at IFLR’s fifth annual European M&A forum in London yesterday revealed that antitrust and other regulatory issues remains the biggest negotiation point for dealmakers.

The poll result was hardly surprising, with tough rules in place in the EUas Margrethe Vestager, Competition Commissioner, has shown herself to be unafraid of wielding fines upon companies who do not adhere effectively to regulations.

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