The first three months of the year have witnessed more local businesses beef up their mergers and acquisitions efforts in order to scale up operations.
Developers’ commitment to Vietnam illustrating strengths
After a period of strong negative impacts caused by the pandemic, real estate investment activities in Asia-Pacific and Vietnam in particular started to show signs of recovery in the second half of the year,
Foreign investors still dominate Vietnam’s M&A market
Many Vietnamese businesses conducted successful mergers and acquisitions (M&As) in 2019 and 2020 but the market was still led by foreign investors, the Vietnam M&A Forum in HCM City on November 24 heard.
E-commerce M&A activities ready to take centre stage
As brick and mortar shopping falls in popularity during the pandemic, online shopping platforms took have increased presence among Vietnamese consumers.
Challenges and opportunities from Covid-19 for Vietnam's M&A market
Low interest rates could open up new opportunities for investors to take advantage of the cheap capital to buy shares and acquire new assets via M&A deals.
Cash-strapped local businesses hunting for foreign M&A deals
The coronavirus crisis is expected to create mergers and acquisitions opportunities for foreign dealmakers in the coming months as cash-starved Vietnamese companies seek funding to overcome their difficulties.
Top lenders latch onto fintech future
Banks and investment funds are racing to partner up with fintech businesses in their quest towards digitalisation.
Field opens up for bigger M&A deals
Driven by momentum in growth, Vietnam’s mergers and acquisitions market is expected to continue its strong focus on the sectors of consumer goods, retail, realty, and banking in the months to come.
Education funding reaches fever pitch
The past year was a very exciting period for the educational investment market, showcased not only through direct capital but also via mergers and acquisitions deals carried out by financiers.