The COVID-19 pandemic is likely to give rise to a wave of distressed companies looking for buyers or investors. With depressed valuations and significant pockets of cash available to investors, there are likely to be many M&A opportunities that might be classed as “distressed M&A”.
This publication, Opportunities in Distressed M&A, considers:
- the opportunities for investors with a degree of appetite for risk
- the issues investors in a COVID-19 recovery environment might face
- how the sophisticated buyer might address some of them