We prepared a summary of the North American and European M&A activity in the first half of 2017 for you. It will give you insights into key developments in M&A in both regions and the role of PE.
Some key findings for the first half of 2017 to get you started:
- Overall M&A activity slowed down in North America and Europe.
- Cross-border M&A between North America and Europe is on the rise.
- The IT sector becomes more popular – it is especially targeted by PE firms.
- PE activity grew and makes up a larger part in total M&A activity.