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The coronavirus lockdown in SA raises some potentially deal-breaking obstacles to mergers and acquisitions (M&A) already underway — but it presents opportunities for acquirers, too.

Business Day TV’s Michael Avery speaks to Johan Holtzhausen, MD of PSG Capital; Arie Maree, director at Ansarada, a world leader in M&A technology; Eldad Friedman, joint head of  investment banking at Investec; and Lydia Shadrach-Razzino, executive at ENSafrica in the corporate commercial department, about how Covid-19 is affecting M&A.