Cross-Border Deal Activity Assessed

May 2002
Financial Executive;May2002, Vol. 18 Issue 3, p10
Academic Journal
The article reports on a panel discussion in New York which was sponsored by The Directors Roundtable and focused on international merger deals. Ulrike Zeilberger, a European-based investment banker and managing director of UBS Warburg AG, spoke about the outlook for European firms to acquire American companies. She says that the acceptance of American Depositary Receipts increases merger activity. Zeilberger explains the "flowback" process that is related to the target company's shares. The views of James Flanagan of PricewaterhouseCoopers and Clyde E. Rankin III of Coudert Brothers LLP are mentioned.


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