When in Rome . . .

Is Italy looking to protect its key companies from its most acquisitive neighbour?

The M&A crop circle

As consumers we might be having to pay more for our food but at least it is easily accessible.

The not so beautiful game

Watching last night’s World Cup final, where the Dutch national team turned to a style of play against the Spanish that could definitely not be considered to be “total football”, set me wondering if this type of over-enthusiastic approach had been seen in the world of M&A deals between the two countries.