Balancing fear and greed: does an expansion of the UK foreign direct investment rules beckon?

22 October 2019

In 2018, new measures were introduced to expand the scope of government intervention in mergers. This year, the government's briefing note accompanying the Queen's Speech proposes new rules on investment screening. What does this mean for business?

Our experts examine the existing UK foreign direct investment rules, and explain what any expansion of investment screening may mean in practice.




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