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M&A toolbox: environmental risks and solutions

M&A activity is back with a vengeance. Don’t let environmental liabilities derail your deal.

Understanding Environmental M&A Exposures

M&A activity is back with a vengeance. Given the pent up demand coming out of 2020, there was $1.16 billion in global M&A deals, and North American deal flow was up more than 50% over Q1 2020.  Environmental liabilities are common items that need to be understood and managed to facilitate transactions and control post-transaction risk.

M&A Toolbox: Environmental Risks and Solutions, is a 20-minute class that introduces broad categories of environmental risks present within an M&A setting and addresses the associated risk management solutions.

Environmental short-course series

Marsh’s Environmental Short-Course Series is a collection of highly focused, 15-20 minute topical discussions on environmental risk management that are relevant and useful in today’s business climate.

Other courses in the series include:

  • Asbestos Bodily Injury Claims and Risk Transfer Solutions - Asbestos claims are a frictional cost of doing business. What can be done to manage mounting claims?
  • Cost Cap Insurance - Yes, there are solutions to cover project cost overruns. Learn about the options.
  • Counterparty Credit Risk - Concerned about divested environmental liabilities coming back home? Excess of indemnity insurance might be the answer.