Trends and key legal issues for both acquisitions and disposals of private companies in the UK by overseas investors.
Despite uncertainty around Brexit, in 2016 the UK was the second largest recipient of foreign direct investment, attracting $254 billion (The World Investment
The scale of international investment in the UK and its importance in the global investment/M&A market means the UK remains very much "open for business".
Drawing on deals acted on by TLT's Corporate team over the last year, our UK M&A Legal Trends Report 2017 highlights the trends and key legal issues which arise on both acquisitions and disposals of private companies in the UK and analyses whether a different approach is taken by those international buyers in comparison to those in the UK M&A market.
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