The new year 2021 has begun on a strong positive note with vaccination drives ikn major economies as well as in India. The COVID-19 incidence is seen receding and economic recovery was seen. The economic survey and union budget were presented in February and their development orientation was well received by the market. 

Key Mergers & Acquisition deals include Total acquiring stake in Adani Green and Metropolis Healthcare acquiring Dr. Ganesan’s Hitech Diagnostic Centre. Key Private Equity deals were Advent acquiring controlling stake in ZCL Chemicals and Biocon Biologics raising funds from Goldman Sachs.