Enhanced Investment Opportunities in 2016 for U.S. Financial Investors and Their Portfolio Companies in Germany – A Closer Look at Trends and Related Transaction Terms

January 11, 2016

While for some years, profitable and market leading private equity backed companies pro-actively pursued acquisition opportunities in the U.S., U.S. buyers are increasingly looking to Germany and other parts of Western Europe for deal opportunities. Deal appetite of U.S. strategic and financial buyers has significantly increased in Germany in the last two years and as a result the German market for M&A and leveraged buy-outs has become increasingly vibrant and competitive. This article discusses these trends, reasons and associated deal terms.

Read "Enhanced Investment Opportunities in 2016 for U.S. Financial Investors and Their Portfolio Companies in Germany – A Closer Look at Trends and Related Transaction Terms."