During the 10-month period, Vietnam’s M&A market attracted over US$8.8 billion, a surge of 18% against 2020 and 13.7% compared to the pre-pandemic period in 2019.
Local mergers and acquisitions portray businesses’ confidence
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.
Vietnam green-lights Anheuser-Busch InBev-SAB Beer merger
Anheuser-Busch InBev and SAB Beer announced their merger in Viet Nam on January 12 following the approval of the Ministry of Industry and Trade.
Petrolimex pushes for PGBank-HDBank merger before Aug 31
Petrolimex, which holds a 40% stake in the Petrolimex Group Commercial Bank (PGBank), sought to complete the merger between PGBank and the HCMC Development Bank before August 31, said the Vnexpress website.
Money-hungry F&B startups flounder
The collapse of Mon Hue and Soya Garden shows not only the risk of investors when they pour money into startups in food and beverage chains, but also the inadequacies of utilising investment capital inefficiently.
Vietnam's e-commerce platforms Tiki, Sendo apply for merger
The merger will make the race in the e-commerce market more exciting.
Foreign investment in realty M&As surges
Foreign investment in Vietnam through mergers and acquisitions (M&As) in the real estate sector between January and October 2019 rocketed 235% from a year earlier to a record high value of US$1.75 billion, data showed.