OPINION: the trade war winners

Author: | Published: 8 Oct 2019

Against an unstable political backdrop and increasing scrutiny over transactions, Chinese outbound M&A deals were down 31.3% in the first half of 2019 compared to the same time last year, reaching $20.4 billion. Chinese companies invested $12.3 billion in Europe and North America in the first half of 2019, down 18% year-on-year. Overall Asian (excluding Japan) M&A value dropped to $241 billion, which is the lowest since 2013....