M&A Law Firms and M&A Consultants
Hagemann Trade Compliance Consulting advises, supports and relieves M&A law firms and M&A consultants in analyzing and assessing the trade compliance risks of the target in corporate acquisitions. A focus is on advising clients on cross-sectoral and sector-specific acquisitions in accordance with the German Foreign Trade and Payments Ordinance (Außenwirtschaftsverordnung).
"Chinese buy German machine manufacturers" was a headline of the Handelsblatt newspaper on January 11, 2016. Regardless of whether a foreign investor is involved in the acquisition of the company or whether it is a national "deal". Particularly in the dual-use and defense industries, a careful trade compliance due diligence is important for a proper assessment of the risks and hence of the target's purchase price.