Frank Aquila Appears on CNBC's "Street Signs"October 15, 2012
On October 15, Mr. Aquila was a guest on CNBC TV's "Street Signs" program. He discussed the outlook for increased cross-border M&A activity. Pointing to the Softbank/Sprint deal, CNBC asked whether there would be an increase in U.S. acquisitions by Japanese buyers. Mr. Aquila noted that the demographics of the Japanese market, the favorable exchange rate and the financial strength of many Japanese multinational corporations will likely result in more Japanese companies spending a larger share of their acquisition dollars in the United States.