Deal Drivers Americas FY 2019

19 February 2020

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Mergermarket is pleased to present the full-year edition of Deal Drivers Americas, in partnership with Merrill DatasiteOne.
The deal market in North America has, on the other hand, recorded steady figures in 2019. Deal value for North American M&A was recorded at US$1.7trn across 6,493 deals in 2019, only fractionally down on 2018 figures. The technology, media & telecom sector accounted for the largest share of deal value at US$300.5bn, closely followed by the life sciences & healthcare sector, which more than doubled its 2018 total of US$120.7bn with transactions worth US$265.7bn in 2019.
This report provides an in-depth review of M&A activity for 2019, offering insights into how announced deals will impact M&A for the year ahead.