Mergermarket is pleased to present Dealmakers: Mid-market M&A in Australia 1H21 market update, published in association with Pitcher Partners. In Pitcher Partners’ annual Dealmakers report, 38% of respondents expected Australian M&A to return to pre-pandemic levels by the end of 1H21. Australia’s mid-market seems to be aligning with these expectations: values have recovered to pre-pandemic levels and volumes are only slightly behind, down 5% from 1H19, compared with 19% for the Australian M&A market as a whole. Promising pipelines and.
Mergermarket is pleased to present Risk in Review 2020-21, published in association with Aon. This report explores investors’ M&A expectations for the next 12 months, the sectors they believe will outperform, the strategies employed to mitigate key risks beyond COVID, and how and why the suite of available M&A insurance products are being used. Key findings from the report include: Along with use of R&W insurance on traditional buyout transactions, a growing number of minority deals utilized insurance along with other unique applications,.
Mergermarket is pleased to present Land of opportunity: Private equity in Ireland – 2021 and beyond, published in association with Arthur Cox. The report features the opinions of 100 executives at global PE firms on opportunities within the Irish market, from the areas they currently regard as most compelling to the challenges they are poised to confront. Their overall message rings out loud and clear: Ireland is open for business. Key findings include: 69% of respondents expect to increase their own investment.