Bankers shrug off Catalonia in scramble for Spanish M&A

Bankers hope political turmoil won’t scupper Spain’s M&A market just as it emerges from years of stagnation, writes David Rothnie.

  • By David Rothnie
  • 16 Nov 2017

The stakes are high in Spain’s mergers and acquisitions market as the country plays host to Europe’s biggest takeover battle in years against a backdrop of political uncertainty driven by the bid of some Catalan politicians for independence.

Spain is one of the tougher M&A markets for the ...

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