There is reason to be "cautiously optimistic" about a rise in mergers and acquisitions (M&A) activity in the second half of 2020, a senior corporate lawyer has said.
Published 7 August 2020
Commercial law firm Tughans remains the top M&A firm in Northern Ireland by deal count, according to the latest report from Experian Market IQ.
Published 4 August 2020
A&L Goodbody has ranked as the top M&A firm in Ireland by deal count in the latest edition of Mergermarket's Global and Regional M&A Report.
Published 29 July 2020
Dorit McCann, partner at Beauchamps, considers whether firms emerging from the COVID-19 crisis with access to financing can use the "failing firm defence" to justify acquisitions of competitive businesses.
Published 18 June 2020
Corporate law firm A&L Goodbody's Belfast office advised on deals worth £1.1 billion last year, greater in value than any other law firm in Northern Ireland for a sixth consecutive year.
Published 3 February 2020
Arthur Cox has topped the league table of Irish M&A legal advisers by both deal value and volume for 2019.
Published 9 January 2020
The total value of mergers and acquisitions (M&A) in Ireland has risen by 24 per cent to €2.5 billion in the past year, according to new analysis from William Fry and Mergermarket.
Published 15 August 2019
A&L Goodbody (ALG) has won two China Business Law Journal awards for its complex and high-profile work throughout 2018.
Published 12 April 2019
Belfast-based Cleaver Fulton Rankin played an integral role in the merger of major dairy processing co-operatives Lakeland Dairies and LacPatrick Dairies.
Published 2 April 2019
The volume of M&A deals in Ireland reached a five-year high, despite a backdrop of increased geo-political instability and macro-economic issues, according to William Fry.
Published 7 March 2019
Ronan Daly Jermyn has advised an Irish wine importer on its acquisition by a multinational wholesaler.
Published 31 January 2019
Pinsent Masons has celebrated being ranking in the top 10 for M&A deal volume in its first full year in the Irish market.
Published 30 January 2019
Tughans has topped an M&A league table for the fourth consecutive year.
Published 22 January 2019
Magic Circle firms have overtaken US firms in the UK league table for mergers and acquisitions, The Times reports.
Published 9 January 2019
The Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (CCPC) has revealed it is preparing internally for an increase in complex merger notifications after Brexit.
Published 7 January 2019