How ArbitrOption Tames the International Approvals Beast

More than half of the deals announced so far this year are outside the U.S. As investors who focus primarily onĀ merger arbitrageĀ opportunities, we have to be effective at anticipating the international approvals that go with a non-U.S. deal. Regulatory approvals always include antitrust reviews, but can also be based on national security, a securities exchange,…