Why So Many M&As Fall Short

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By Domenick J. Esposito
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Principally because of the “post COVID-19 blues” and anticipated difficulty in growing organically at an acceptable rate and because of the ever-increasing number of baby boomer retirements, there is a sense that small and mid-sized firms will continue to merge at a healthy pace.

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To illustrate, in just the past few weeks, we learned that Anders CPAs + Advisors picked up Cummings, Ristau & Associates (both of St. Louis), Adams, Brown, Beran & Ball Chtd (Great Bend, Kansas) added Jonesboro, Arkansas office of EGP PLLC and Hancock Askew & Co. (Georgia and Flordia) acquired CAPA (Miami). These are noteworthy transactions and we believe that there are more to come.