COVID-19 will hit life insurers hardest
The shifting economic landscape is creating an air of uncertainty and many M&A deals are being put on hold. But, dealmakers also see opportunities in an economic downturn.
Q: “An insurer may act as a safe haven for private equity firms, offering a more stable investment opportunity when pitted against other industries experiencing wide-spread supply chain disruption.” Ravi Arps, managing director, Stonybrook Capital.
- Market uncertainty threatens M&A activity
- Deal discussions put on hold
- Deal markers planning to lean into economic downturn
- Companies with strong balance sheets will weather the storm
Once investors can evaluate the market impact, deal activity should regain momentum.
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