A natural lull or something more concerning?

A disappointing January in terms of global M&A activity will leave many hoping the lull is a reflection of depleted deal pipelines and dealmakers taking a well-deserved holiday, rather than the beginnings of a global downturn.

Revlon to undergo a “makeover”?

The announcement of MacAndrews & Forbes that it was exploring “strategic alternatives” for its stake in Revlon could bring to a close the 30+ year relationship between the two.

2015 – What a year! Does the hangover start now?

Following a spectacular 2015 in terms of dealmaking, it will be interesting to see whether the unleashing of all this closely guarded cash by corporates means the buying spree seen in 2015 will slow down.