This week’s M&A Access features Peter Pang, Managing Partner for IPO Pang Xingpu Law Firm. Pang illustrates what makes M&A in Chinese markets different than what one might expect. He also highlights how regulations have brought clarity to the M&A world in China and more.
Buyers, as part of their due diligence, usually employ accountants to check the numbers and attorneys to both look at legal issues and draft or review documents. Buyers may also bring in other professionals to look at the business’ operations. The prudent buyer is also looking behind the scenes to make sure there are not any “skeletons in the closet.” It makes sense for a seller to be just as...Read More
This week’s M&A Access features Brian Wendler, Principal for National Business Valuation Services. Wendler deciphers contingent or performance earnouts, as well as the difference between earnouts and purchase price adjustments. He also defines common financial metrics, including revenue and gross profits.
There is no doubt that the times are definitely changing. The COVID-19 pandemic has caused a shift across many industries, and the simple fact is that many industries will never return to the old normal. Success in the 21st century will require a good deal of adaptation and the ability to evaluate where you stand today and where you need to be tomorrow.
One of the...Read More
This week’s M&A Access features Aaron Zeid, Area Senior Vice President for Gallagher Specialty Products, Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. Zeid surveys the current state of the transactional risk market, highlighting its responsiveness to underwriting the COVID-19 pandemic. He also provides valuable advice on how reps and warranties insurance should be...Read More