The drive to expand global reach and new mandates to advance domestic strategies: we look at these parallel trends for organizations with cross-border interests in the Torys Quarterly.
M&A activity is at record-breaking levels—but with a global economy still coping with the pandemic, cross-border dealmakers are paying close attention to changing regulation, and deal terms and practices.
The COVID-19 crisis has disrupted market activity and stirred changing sentiments toward globalization, affecting how governments at all levels and businesses build their strategies. At the same time, pandemic-related litigation is ramping up, with implications for cross-border business.
Regulators are turning their focus to a wide range of issues for cross-border business, from foreign investment reviews and cryptocurrency to tax and how businesses should manage proof of vaccination in different jurisdictions.