Global M&A activity on best pace since 2007

|By:, SA News Editor

Extrapolating Q1 dealmaking to the full year, global M&A activity in 2014 could put in its best performance since 2007, according to Bloomberg. Hedgeye's Jonathan Casteleyn notes European activity is up 60% from last year and those investment banks poised to benefit the most from that are Lazard (LAZ +0.1%) and Greenhill (GHL).