TITLE

Deals are Back

AUTHOR(S)
Coffey, Peter L.
PUB. DATE
February 2005
SOURCE
Mergers & Acquisitions: The Dealermaker's Journal;Feb2005, Vol. 40 Issue 2, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Letter
ABSTRACT
Anticipates the increase of merger and acquisition (M&A) deals in the U.S. in 2005. Description of the economic condition in the country; Average amount spent by private equity firms in M&A deals in 2004; Factors that could contribute to the rise of M&A deals in 2005.
ACCESSION #
16208890

 

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