April 13, 2015
M&A is poised for significant growth as reflected by the development of several high-profile deals in recent months. These multi-billion dollar deals signal a positive outlook for the sector and are expected to pave the way for further deal activity in 2015. In its commentary on the present M&A environment, the Financial Post referenced partner and co-head of our M&A Practice, John Emanoilidis. Below is an excerpt of the article.
“The multi-billion-dollar deals, these really large blockbuster deals, they tend to drive the overall market. It’s like a spillover effect,” says John Emanoilidis, co-head of the mergers and acquisitions practice at Toronto law firm Torys LLP.
“The return of these very large, mega-billion-dollar transactions is attributable [to and] part of the stabilization of the U.S. economy.”
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