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Specialty Chemicals: Capitalizing on a Surge of M&A/Carve-Out Activity

As chemical companies begin to see the light at the end of the COVID-19 tunnel, Glenn Hoskin, EVP Energy, Natural Resources & Chemicals looks at the predicted rise in M&A and carve-out activity and asks how, in a hyper-competitive deal environment, corporate buyers can increase confidence and accelerate time to value pre- and post-acquisition.

Topics: Sustainability and Value Creation Specialty Chemicals M&A Carve-Out

2021 Will be the Year of M&As and Carve-Outs - How Private Equity can Maximize Performance

Analysts predict carve-out deal value in 2021 will hit the highest level on record with some buyouts likely to be priced above 20x EBITDA. Maine Pointe’s private equity leads, Mark McTigue and Joseph Esteves look at the basis of these predictions and consider how, in a hyper-competitive market, businesses can position themselves for success whether they are preparing an asset for sale, or looking at it from a buyers’ perspective.

Topics: Private Equity M&A Carve-Out