April 05, 2024

Reform of the EU Foreign Direct Investment Screening Regulation – How might Transactions be impacted?

On 24 January 2024, the European Commission (“Commission”) unveiled its proposals to reform the current EU Foreign Direct Investment Screening Regulation 2019/452 (“FDI Screening Regulation”). This forms part of a wider package of five initiatives to strengthen economic security in the EU following the “growing geopolitical tensions and profound technological shifts”. FDI screening remains a major element in the planning of M&A transactions that involve target companies with operations in the EU. Read about the latest proposals that may impact investors’ transaction planning in the future.

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