Published on Feb 1, 2016 2015 was a record year for Mergers & Acquisitions with deal volumnes up by more than 40 percent on the previous year, totalling $4.6 trillion. It was also good for the people who print the documents as Hayley Platt reports when she goes behind the scenes of financial printers Black & Callow.
When bankers talk about paper, they usually mean stocks and bonds. But in a record year for M&A, for the people who print the documents for the bids and offers and prospectuses for corporate deals, paper means paper -- and lots of it. A Reuters new story by Freya Berry
On the 10th November we attended the latest IFR ECM Conference to find out what 2016 holds in store. Find out what key ECM figures at Barclays, Commerzbank, HSBC, ING, Jefferies, Societe Generale and UBS think here....