Melinda Davis Lux, a partner with Womble Bond Dickinson, is a mergers and acquisitions attorney with broad experience in providing guidance on sophisticated merger and acquisition, joint venture, and corporate financing transactions for companies in a variety of industries.
Even if the market, the industry, and the economy are absolutely perfect for a merger, if two companies combine with three principles against them, it usually means failure. Here are the three principles.
CEO confidence in future business conditions fell 6% in August from July, according to Chief Executive’s most recent polling. At 6.2 out of 10 on our 1-10 scale, confidence is at its lowest level since October 2016.