• China - M&A: Opportunities and Challenges
  • July 10, 2012 | Authors: Michael (Zhengping) Gu; Peng Wu
  • Law Firm: Zhong Lun Law Firm - Beijing Office
  • It is estimated that M&A activity in 2011will be even more active than last year. But foreign investors, seeking M&A targets in China, will face unprecedented competition. To ensure successful M&A transactions in China, foreign investors should have a clear M&A strategy. In particular, foreign investors need to assess whether their M&A deals are able to leap over three potential hurdles, namely, industry access restrictions, antitrust review, and national security review.