2020 banking and capital markets M&A outlook

Deloitte
By March 2, 2020 12:29

2020 banking and capital markets M&A outlook

Mounting economic and political uncertainty in 2020 is likely to create a backdrop of short-term headwinds for banking and capital markets (B&CM) mergers and acquisitions (M&A). 2019 closed with record-low US unemployment, an all-time-high stock market, and considerable available capital for acquisitions and investments—all positive indicators for continued M&A. However, a concerning mix of dropping interest rates (three cuts in 2019 alone), ongoing tariffs and trade disputes, persistent rumblings about an economic slowdown, and the upcoming US presidential election are …

Deloitte
By March 2, 2020 12:29

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