The Deal Awards Cross-Border Asia NYC 2019

Sep. 24, 2019

Award Categories

Deal of the Year
Most exemplary M&A transaction of the year involving at least one Asia-based party (buyer, target or seller). Includes public, private and sponsor-led transactions.

Dealmaker of the Year
Awarded to the leading individual deal adviser (lawyer or banker) based on both quality and volume of transactions as well as breadth of expertise involving deals that include at least one Asia-based party.

Law Firm of the Year
Awarded to the leading law firm advising on deals involving at least one Asia-based party. Based on a combination of both quality and volume of transactions as well as breadth of expertise involving deals with at least one Asia-based party.

Investment Bank of the Year
Awarded to the leading investment bank advising on deals involving at least one Asia-based party. Based on a combination of both quality and volume of transactions as well as breadth of expertise involving deals including at least one Asia-based party.

Most Innovative Deal of the Year
The deal that most significantly transformed a company or industry including an Asia-based buyer, target or seller. Not predicated on size of transaction or sector.

Private Equity Deal of the Year
Most exemplary deal involving a private equity firm targeting an Asia-based company.

Activist Campaign of the Year
Most influential and/or transformational activist campaign or company defense. (Target company must be listed or based in Asia.)

Sector Awards

Consumer, Retail, Food & Beverage Deal of the Year
Consumer, Retail, Food & Beverage Law Firm of the Year
Consumer, Retail, Food & Beverage Investment Bank of the Year

Energy & Industrials Deal of the Year
Energy & Industrials Law Firm of the Year
Energy & Industrials Investment Bank of the Year

Healthcare & Pharma Deal of the Year
Healthcare & Pharma Law Firm of the Year
Healthcare & Pharma Investment Bank of the Year

Technology, Media & Telecom Deal of the Year
Technology, Media & Telecom Law Firm of the Year
Technology, Media & Telecom Investment Bank of the Year

About The Deal Awards

Who are the Star Dealmakers at Your Firm?

Deal activity across the globe continues to stay hot, and The Deal is set to launch an effort to expand, and better highlight, its coverage of this M&A activity globally. The newest installment of The Deal Awards will honor the leading advisers at U.S., European and other global law firms, investment banks and service providers that are doing exemplary work in the region. 

 

TO BE CONSIDERED FOR AN AWARD

  • Deals announced: January 1, 2018 to March 31, 2019
  • No value threshold (all values considered)
  • Deals must include one Asia-based party
  • Activist-targeted company must be based in Asia

IMPORTANT DATES  

  • Nominations end July 26, 2019
  • Shortlist will consist of 3 finalists and will be posted in early August
  • Winners will be announced live at a breakfast ceremony in New York on Tuesday, Sept. 24

 

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