M&A Falls to Six-Year Low as Firms Delay Deals

M&A Falls to Six-Year Low as Firms Delay Deals

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Bradesco BBI and Banco Santander SA advised JBS SA, the world’s largest beef producer, in the biggest Brazil deal this year, announced on June 10, when the Sao Paulo-based company said it would purchase meat-processing plants from Marfrig Alimentos SA for $2.73 billion.