This week’s Dealcast examines Vodafone’s [LON:VOD] offer for some of Liberty Global’s [NASDAQ:LBTY] European assets. The companies have tried to negotiate a deal for years and finally seem to have narrowed it down to something they can both agree on.
Geopolitical events continue to provide a challenging backdrop to M&A in Europe. In an effort to help give dealmakers clarity in navigating this new political era, attendees to Acuris events in 2017 events have benefitted from these first-hand views by government ministers and political commentators.
As regulators returned to the fray following the summer to continue what has been a fizzing year of antitrust enforcement PaRR brought lawyers, in-house counsel and regulators together to discuss some of the hot topics under consideration in Europe.
Mergermarket conducted a roundtable discussion with Crispin Vicars, Senior Director of M&A at Nokia; Stephane Zeghbib, Executive Director at Zaoui &Co; and Leonard Lvovich, Group Director of Corporate Development at SIG, at the European Corporate Forum on July 7 in London to discuss the impact of Brexit on European M&A.
Looking beyond the regulatory requirements for public M&A, Leonard Lvounich From SIG sat down with Catherine Ford, Editor-at-large, mergermarket after their panel to discuss his experiences of communicating deals to managers, employees, suppliers and the press