Mergermarket on Gorkana.com
24 July, 2015
Brunswick leads M&A for H1 2015
Mergermarket’s report on UK PR advisors for the first half of the year saw an overall increase in deal value despite drops in M&A activity across the board on the previous year.
Brunswick, which presided over 38 deals amounting to US$127,753 million in the first half of the year, saw an increase in the value of its M&A activity over the same period in 2014 by 340.2%, despite working on one less deal.
FTI retained its position at top of the deal count league having supported 50 M&A deals, a drop of 14 from 2014. It increased its overall value by 272.3%.
Tulchan and Greenbrook saw jumps in M&A activity and value, increasing their client merger activity by four and 11 respectively.
Hill+Knowlton recorded the largest value change, increasing by 13,547% as it supported deals worth US$35,481 million. Mergermarket’s report recorded a global growth in M&A of 11.6% to $1.70tn. Activity within Europe made up 26.4% of that.
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