Global M&A hits the skids as Ukraine war saps confidence

The value of global merger and acquisition (M&A) activity took a 29% hit in the first quarter of 2022 as market volatility fueled by Russia’s invasion of Ukraine pushed the brakes on last year’s breakneck pace of dealmaking. Overall deal volumes fell to $1.01 trillion from $1.43 trillion in the first quarter of 2021, according … Read more