THE MERRILL CORP. LOGO SHOULD GO HERE. and. welcome you to our webcast: Riding the Chinese M&A wave in the U.S. Introduction Moderator : Mary Kathleen Flynn Senior Editor/Video Producer The Deal LLC.
welcome you to our webcast:
Riding the Chinese M&A wave in the U.S.
Mary Kathleen Flynn
Senior Editor/Video Producer
The Deal LLC
REMINDER:Listeners will be in listen-only mode. We encourage you to e-mail questions via the Q&A panel box to the right of your screen. Select questions will be answered during the last 10 minutes of the program.
We will be providing several poll questions throughout the discussion. These questions will also appear in a panel box on the right of your screen.
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Senior Vice President, Business Development and M&ACDC Corp.
Gene RamirezManaging DirectorMorgan Joseph TriArtisan Inc.
Lance GillilandManaging DirectorTudor, Pickering, Holt, & Co.
Charles ComeyPartnerMorrison & Foerster LLP
Todson Page Transaction Services PartnerPricewaterhouseCoopers
What conditions are currently encouraging Chinese-based companies to pursue U.S. assets?
Values are stabilizing, with technology and energy sectors leading the way
CChina into U.S. - $ in millions
CChina into U.S. - No. of deals
SSource: Thomson Reuters 4/15/2011
The coveted targeted sectors: Energy and tech leading the way
AUDIENCE SURVEY QUESTION target sector over the past 10 years. Lenovo acquired IBM’s personal-computer business for $1.75 billion in ’04.:
What do you believe is the biggest factor driving increased Chinese M&A activity in the U.S.?
A. Strength of the Chinese yuan vs. U.S. dollar
Challenges for target sector over the past 10 years. Lenovo acquired IBM’s personal-computer business for $1.75 billion in ’04.
China-based acquirers in the U.S.
Deal structure trends of Chinese acquirers: Minority stakes and joint ventures
AUDIENCE SURVEY QUESTION and joint ventures:
The effects of turmoil in the Middle East and nuclear crisis in Japan on Chinese acquirers in the U.S.
Closing remarks: in Japan on Chinese acquirers in the U.S.
Outlook for Chinese acquirers in the U.S.
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