There are indications that M&As are increasing again in as the world recovers from the pandemic. The companies need to be digitally transformed again. These can include reduction in workers’ efficiency, deterioration in customer service quality and even temporary shutdowns in production.
M&As happen all the time, but the intensity of their occurrence is cyclic, as is the global economy. M&A numbers and values always grow significantly after the economy has experienced severe shocks. Knowing that, it only seems rational to expect a wave of these transactions after the coronavirus turmoil is over.