With the recent global outbreak of the coronavirus disease known as COVID-19, many business entities face possible significant disruption in their operations. The outbreak is not only a major threat to public health but also a considerable economic affliction.
How Covid-19 changed the M&A landscape
It is well known that the COVID-19 pandemic has been challenging for all businesses, regardless of which sector and region. Companies have to go back to the drawing board just to think of strategies to survive, let alone strive. This has in turn, affected how businesses go about mergers and acquisitions (M&A). In certain cases, some M&A transactions are no longer a viable option.