Tim White, Managing Director, will speak at Nixon Peabody's M&A Outlook: Trends, Issues, & Opportunities discussion on January 29, 2014 in Boston. The pannel will address key issues around M&A, including:
- Recap of the M&A market in 2013 and trends for 2014
- Is now the time to be a seller or has the window of opportunity closed?
- Is this a better market for private equity buyers or strategic buyers?
- Update on taxes and the availability of debt and their impact on the current deal environment
- What are the hot industries for 2014?
- Buy and build strategies by private equity buyers as compared to strategic buyers. Who has the advantage in terms of acquisition and why?
- What prices are private equity and strategic buyers paying for platforms vs. add-ons?