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The coronavirus crisis brought economic activity to an abrupt halt i...
Mergers and acquisitions 2021: Uncertainties remain, but there is cause for optimism – Daily Maverick
(Photo: Adobe Stock) The coronavirus crisis brought economic activity to an abrupt halt in many sectors and regions last year – and this is likely to continue in 2021 – but mergers and acquisitions were not dead in the water, especially in sub-Saharan Africa. Mergers and acquisition (M&A) transactions totalled $25.7-billion in 2020 in sub-Saharan Africa, according to Refinitiv’s investment banking analysis for the region. Refinitiv is a global provider of financial market data and infrastructure. The value of announced