Standard data room index to speed up M&A deals

In the fast-changing transaction market, those who turn a blind eye to technology will miss the train of excellence

Mergers dominate $473-billion beauty industry

The value of the beauty business is growing, evidenced by the flurry of mergers and acquisitions so far this year and smaller brands financing expansion

Knowledge is power in M&A

Before deciding on a merger or acquisition, make sure you are the best-informed executive in the room

M&A fever grips emerging markets

The agribusiness sector is booming as global players, particularly in China, move to secure a bigger slice of food production

Joining links in the chain to strengthen supply

As improving global financial markets look set to drive a resurgence in takeovers, what are the potential benefits and challenges facing supply chains? James Dean finds out

Tips for managing antitrust risk

Competition compliance in global markets can be a challenge for businesses expanding abroad. Lawyers at Baker & McKenzie can help