Mergers & Acquisitions

Private equity healthcare sales lift M&As

Private equity in the healthcare sector has accounted for nearly 20 per cent of the merger and acquisition activity in the last financial year in Australia, with a specific focus on health stocks.   A report from

India Inc strikes M&A deals worth $46 bn in Jan-Sept

Despite a relative slowdown in deal-making globally, India has witnessed a strong merger and acquisition activity (M&A), as Asia’s third biggest economy remains a key destination for M&As even amid a global economic slowdown.   According to

Global M&A spree slows down in Jan-Sept

Amid increased regulations, high political uncertainty and reduced confidence on boards, the global Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A) momentum in 2016 has not been as aggressive as it was in 2015. Last year, M&A statistics were marked by

Global M&A insurance deal value zooms 176%

Amid challenging economic and market conditions, the global insurance industry is experiencing a phase of consolidation. This new phase has, effectively, led to a significant surge in the merger and acquisition deals in global insurance industry, especially

Asia’s outbound M&A momentum beats 2015 record

Outbound deal making in Asia is all set to reach the highest ever annual deal value since 2001, buoyed by China’s overwhelming outbound M&A (merger and acquisition) spree that has propelled the number and value of transactions

India M&A H1 2016: Riding high

Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A) momentum in India has maintained its uptrend in the first half of 2016, with deal making hitting a five-year high, as Asia’s third biggest economy remains a key destination for M&As even amid

M&A momentum strong for power and renewables sectors in India

Mergers and acquisitions (M&A) activity within the power and utilities (P&U) sector shot up and is poised for more such deals in FY16, as both the domestic and foreign players are looking to expand their portfolios. According

India Inc goes slow on M&A in May

The aggressive pace of M&A activity in 2015 looks unlikely to be repeated this year amid global economic uncertainty and financial volatility coupled with absence of big ticket overseas acquisitions by India Inc. However, the outlook for

Stage set for Tech M&A in 2016

Mergers and acquisitions (M&A) have boomed over the course of time and is set for sustained growth in 2016. As the wider M&A market heats up, the activity in the tech space too is gaining traction. The

M&A activity set to surge in 2016

Following a record-breaking 2015, M&A (mergers & acquisitions) momentum in India is set to continue in 2016 as improved domestic macroeconomic fundamentals and game changing reforms to ease the business environment in Asia’s third biggest economy increase