M&A opportunities: what are the chances?

With the transactional market quiet (save from the odd £1bn skyscraper sale), major listed companies trading at a discount to their net asset value, and the world awash with cash, many financial advisers and those with equity are eyeing M&A opportunities. Here, research compiled by Green Street Advisors shows which firms it believes make for the most attractive takeovers. The research does not imply that those listed are takeover targets, but shines a light on options currently being weighed up. While many talk of discount to NAV being a key factor in a firm’s attractiveness to potential suitors, Green Street