M&As jump over 17 pc in Q1: Report
   Date :23-Apr-2021

MERGER and acquisitions surged 17.4 per cent in the March quarter to USD 25.3 billion across 97 deals, a report said. According to the report collated by Mergermarket, relaxation in the pandemic restrictions as well as investor optimism due to vaccines roll-out and Govt stimulus have helped the delay activities.
But, it is unlikely to sustain into second quarter given ferocity of second wave, even though pharma and IT firms are expected to attract investments, it added.