Lawyer: European M&A Could Rise Despite Risks

June 13 (Bloomberg Law) -- Guy Norman, acting global head of mergers and acquisitions at Clifford Chance, tells Bloomberg's Sarah Kopit that the prospects for M&A activity in Europe are slowly beginning to improve. Citing a recent Clifford Chance survey, Norman says that Europe is now seen as a favorable M&A destination for investors, second only to the Asia-Pacific region. Still, Norman points out that the economic picture in Europe is unstable and that the prolonged uncertainty could slow deal growth.
CME's Duffy Says Traders Positioning for Fed Rate Hike
04:44 - Terrence Duffy, executive chairman and president of CME Group Inc., talks about the company's second-quarter earnings, competition from the Nasdaq Stock Market's new energy futures market, the CME's futurization strategy and bond-market activity. He speaks with Pimm Fox on Bloomberg Television's "Bloomberg Markets." (Source: Bloomberg)
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