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A Return to 2019 M&A activity has declined significantly from the record 2021 levels, though remains within the historical average, at levels similar to the pre-pandemic era in 2019, considered to be a strong, healthy year for M&A. Compared to Q2 2021, middle market M&A volume and value in Q2…
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Strength Amid Uncertainty for Middle Market M&A Global M&A transactions exceeded $1 trillion in value for Q1 2022, largely driven by a spate of mega-deals, such as Microsoft’s $75 billion acquisition of gaming company Activision Blizzard. The U.S. middle market M&A took a breather in Q1 2022 compared to same…
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Mergers and Acquisitions Reaches Record Heights Q4 wrapped up a record year in M&A, with global mergers and acquisitions deals over 2021 exceeding 60,000 and more than $5 trillion in value, increases of around 25% and 50% from 2020, respectively. Within the U.S. middle market, deal volume and values in…