China on the Acquisition Trail: Increasing Competition for European Company Buyers
- VOLUME XIV, ISSUE 6
- Executive Insights
China’s growth has given many companies and financial institutions the capital to pursue aggressive mergers & acquisitions (M&A) strategies. Chinese state funds and corporate buyers have declared Europe – and especially Germany – as prime targets for their acquisition spree. In a detailed study on recently closed transactions involving both Western and Asian buyers, L.E.K. Consulting has identified a number of key success factors for both sides.
Report findings include: