June 13, 2018 |
The active election cycle in Latin America and the lingering effects of corruption scandals have heightened investor caution throughout the region, but M&A should stay strong in 2018.
“M&A amounts will be up this year, even if the volume might be lower,” said Nicolás Rodríguez, a partner at Jones Day.
He said the election cycle had affected the number of transactions in different countries. “Investors are looking at what could happen. This has definitely impacted the number of transactio
LatAm, particularly Andean transaction values could increase this year even though overall deal flow may slow