Merger and Acquisition Readiness: Preparing for the Resumption of M&A Activity

As the lull in merger and acquisition (M&A) activity nears an end and deal-making resumes, both strategic buyers and private equity group investors naturally will focus on identifying potential opportunities and closing quickly. Before proceeding, however, they would be wise to assess their integration capabilities and identify ways to improve how they integrate acquisitions. A thorough and objective evaluation now, as activity resumes, will enhance the chances for success in future transactions.