Europe Still Calling

MacFadyen, Ken
August 2010
Mergers & Acquisitions Report;8/9/2010, Vol. 23 Issue 32, p38
The article focuses on the business opportunities offered by Europe amidst the sovereign debt crisis in Greece and Spain and the negative demographics associated with the region. According to Ashley Rountree, a partner at CW Downer, there was two areas of Europe, wherein one was doing well, including Germany, France and Austria. Several recent acquisitions in the region were mentioned, including the purchase of Talecris Biotherapeutics Holdings by Grifols SA and Covidience acquisition of Ev3 Inc.


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