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Megafunds have a higher perceived consistency of returns, says McKinsey

Megafunds have a higher perceived consistency of returns, says McKinsey

The coronavirus has decimated global markets in recent weeks. And with PE funds competing to complete deals last year at record high valuations, the big question now is how managers navigate the threats of recession over the coming period. Many will be asking themselves: ‘How far might valuation multiples fall in this current climate and do we have the right risk protection in place for our portfolios?’

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Global dealmakers expect M&A activity to increase despite potential economic downturn, says new White & Case survey

Global dealmakers expect M&A activity to increase despite potential economic downturn, says new White & Case survey

Global law firm White & Case LLP today released the results of its Global M&A Sentiment Tracker, a global survey of 800 senior M&A executives in a wide variety of sectors. The survey was conducted in the US, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Latin America in the fourth quarter of 2019 (before the beginning of the coronavirus crisis).

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Data revolution in healthcare puts spotlight on AI targets for M&A, says Hampleton Partners' report

Data revolution in healthcare puts spotlight on AI targets for M&A, says Hampleton Partners' report

The latest Healthtech M&A market report from Hampleton Partners, an international technology mergers and acquisitions advisor, reveals that boom times are back in healthtech M&A, along with a rapidly increasing appetite to apply Artificial Intelligence (AI) to solve many of medicine’s pressing problems.