The M&A market in the Human Capital Management (HCM) sector experienced several years of continued growth through 2019 and into January and February 2020. In March 2020, deal activity declined as economic concerns surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic took hold.
Lower activity is expected for the remainder of 2020 as fewer deals will launch in Q2 and deals currently in market either have extended timeframes or are being put on hold. As we continue to monitor the COVID-19 situation, we want to provide some thoughts and potential action items as you continue to navigate COVID-19 and its impact on your business.
Find out more about the five action items to effectively navigate the COVID-19 impact, together with our view on relevant M&A activity, market summary and outlooks & trends, in the latest issue of CFI’s Human Capital Management M&A Pulse – United States – Q1 2020