Brexit: impact on M&A and ECM transactions
6 July 2016
Mayer Brown Legal Update
The UK’s decision to leave the EU will of course have implications for corporate activity in the UK. The immediate consequence is uncertainty, which has led to some transactions being delayed or put on hold indefinitely. As we do not yet know what model (if any) the UK will follow in leaving the EU, it is too early to say with any certainty what the specific implications of Brexit will be on any area of law. However, we have put together the following high level overview of some of the potential consequences on M&A and ECM transactions.