(40 marks). Mergers and Acquisitions

Section B
If the route chosen is acquisition, it is likely that a Chinese company will be the target. Write a note to the Board outlining and evaluating the key issues to be taken into consideration when contemplating a cross border acquisition. Your answer should specifically address issues arising for a UK company seeking to acquire a Chinese business. Note: the issues you raise should be evidence based (provide references) and not based on opinion or anecdotal evidence.