Finding The Market In Private-Company M&A

Law360, New York (March 3, 2014, 2:38 PM EST) -- As a mergers and acquisitions lawyer, I often get questions from clients about whether a particular provision in an acquisition agreement is “market.” For lawyers working primarily with privately held companies, identifying market trends for private-company mergers and acquisitions proves challenging due to the inherent lack of data. Most transactions are not reported; those that are announced rarely provide details on the terms of the transaction.

In 2006, the Mergers & Acquisitions Committee of the American Bar Association released its first Private Target Mergers & Acquisitions...
To view the full article, register now.

UK Financial Services

UK Financial Services

Read Our Latest UK Financial Services Coverage

Financial Services Law360 UK provides breaking news and analysis on the financial sector. Coverage includes UK and European Union policy, enforcement, and litigation involving banks, asset management firms, and other financial services organizations.