M&A Mavens: No Reason for Uncertainty

Friday, 15 Feb 2013 | 8:18 AM ET

There's no reason for uncertainty over the economy, says Jimmy Dunne of Sandler O'Neill. So you're going to have to do deals. Robert Kaplan, former vice chairman of Goldman Sachs, says a lot of this market is funded by the Fed, but they can't do it forever. For companies, he says, this is not a bad environment because the Fed has removed a lot of the extremes.