M&A party is rocking, for nowSteve Rosenbush
Researcher Dealogic reported today--and I know, this is a shock--that global M&A volume has hit an all time record. It seems that $19 billion Clear Channel deal won by Bain and its club has pushed global volume to $3.36 trillion. That beats the previous record of $3.33 trillion set in 2000. Areas of growth include financial sponors, which accounted for $563 billion in volume and now drive 17% of all M&A worldwide. And European M&A, now accounts of $1.34 trillion, of 40% of all deal volume.
To continue reading this article you must be a Bloomberg Professional Service Subscriber.
If you believe that you may have received this message in error please let us know.