Thomson Reuters’ UK Public M&A 2021 Review released

17 January 2022

We are delighted that the Strand Hanson M&A team has once again been invited to provide market commentary for the prestigious Thomson Reuters Practical Law UK Public M&A Trends and Highlights report for 2021, as well as predictions for the UK public M&A market in 2022.

Electronic copies of the report are available at Public M&A: Trends and Highlights from 2021.

2021 again witnessed a sustained level of UK public M&A activity at all levels of the market and across a wide range of sectors, with a particular focus on overseas buyers and PE buyers, trends we see continuing into 2022.

Strand Hanson continues to see a sustained level of interest in a variety of Takeover Code governed transactions. If you would like to discuss any of the trends identified in the article, or wish to discuss any UK public M&A matters / potential transactions for yourselves or your clients, please get in touch with the dedicated Strand Hanson M&A Team.