FDI scrutiny has seen many new developments in the last months, said Roberto Chieppa, Secretary General of the Presidency of the Council of Ministers. The official was speaking atMergermarket’s Italian M&A and Private Equity Forum, held virtually.
Business cycles are guaranteed, but few anticipated the global recession precipitated by a viral pandemic that sent the world into lockdown. Italy was the first country in Europe to be hit by the pandemic and has been on of the worst affected. Consequently, buyout activity and M&A more broadly took a significant hit. Read the full report published in partnership with Gatti Pavesi Bianchi here.