We are delighted to launch our inaugural mergers and acquisitions (M&A) conference on Thursday 21 March 2024.

This (morning) half-day event will bring together practitioners and stakeholders from across the M&A industry, including investment banks, lawyers (including in-house counsel), regulators, private equity practitioners, and corporates.

A multi-disciplinary faculty of speakers with vast experience in M&A will share their first-hand experience and insights about how to navigate challenges impacting cross-border transactions.

  • Featuring keynotes from Tulip Siddiq, Shadow Economic Secretary to the Treasury, Labour, and Ian Hart, Director General, The Takeover Panel.
  • Hear from experts as we discuss pivotal topics such as the growing significance of ESG, cybersecurity, deal structuring, and financing in a high-interest rate environment, along with the transformative impact of Artificial Intelligence on M&A.|
  • Hear from regulators on developments to the national security and merger control regimes in the UK, EU, and US and the UK Takeover Code. Expert panelists will also share their insights on how to navigate the complex regulatory landscape for cross-border M&A to successfully close deals.
  • Gain valuable insights into key considerations for effective shareholder engagement including dealing with shareholder activism and driving shareholder value ahead of and during the bid process.

Don't miss your chance to stay ahead in the ever-evolving world of M&A and network with leading M&A practitioners.

Secure your place today!

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Learning outcomes:

This event will bring together practitioners and stakeholders from across the M&A industry. A multi-disciplinary faculty of speakers with vast experience in M&A will share their first-hand experience and insights about how to navigate challenges impacting cross-border transactions. 

Linklaters

Linklaters

Linklaters is a leading international law firm and has advised on significant deals in over 100 countries. Our work with financial institutions, chall...

Linklaters is a leading international law firm and has advised on significant deals in over 100 countries. Our work with financial institutions, challenger banks, infrastructure providers and technology companies gives us a deep understanding of the key issues that matter to our clients, whether incumbents or disruptors. Our market-leading practitioners take a unique cross-practice, cross-jurisdictional approach to support complex fintech projects across the full fintech spectrum and all aspects of transactional and regulatory advice. Our team is recognised for its market leadership and innovation, tracing its fintech roots to some of the earliest widespread implementations of DLT and blockchain technology.

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