Big Deal is a Financial Times content series on the fascinating, fast-moving world of M&A.
Led by Arash Massoudi, corporate finance and deals editor, and James Fontanella-Khan, US corporate finance and deals editor, the FT's Due Diligence team illuminates the trends behind the complex global transactions that dominate the headlines, in a series of videos and articles. Big Deal also includes expert commentary from law firm Baker McKenzie, in the form of partner content audio features, articles and videos on the developments shaping global transactions.
The disruptions brought about by Covid-19 means that China is back in the spotlight as businesses contend with supply chain disruptions and renewed trade wars. Laurent Bouvier, Managing Director at UBS Investment Bank, Brian Chia, M&A Partner at Wong & Partners, Malaysian member firm of Baker McKenzie, and Jannan Crozier, Partner in Baker McKenzie's Corporate Group based in London reveal how companies are using cross-border transactions as a valuable tool for accessing new markets and adapting to the challenges and opportunities of this new world.