Investors and dealmakers around the world are anticipating a big year in M&A activity. This includes Canada. While deals stalled in 2020 as a result of many organizations opting to stand on the sidelines and assess the pandemic’s impact on business, 2021 has revealed renewed optimism with signs of accelerated activity. With these new opportunities, however, organizations pursuing M&A deals will also face new challenges. For legal professionals focused on Canada-related merger and acquisitions, the latest data trends and updated guidance from the Competition Bureau must be well understood to better navigate the current climate.
By downloading this guide from FTI Technology, M&A in Canada 2021: Navigating Data Challenges and Competition Control, you will learn:
- Key trends shaping the current M&A environment in Canada
- Emerging data policies impacting SIRs and use of cross-border data
- Considerations for better navigating updated Competition Bureau guidance and tightened standards