The environment for mergers and acquisitions is as strong as it's ever been, a top JPMorgan Chase banker with nearly 40 years of experience on Wall Street told CNBC on Thursday.
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"I think it's going to continue to be a place where companies can achieve some growth objectives," James B. Lee Jr., vice chairman of JPMorgan, said on "Squawk on the Street."
"If you're a CEO and you've been thinking about, contemplating doing a deal over the last couple years, I mean, I don't remember a better time to do a deal."