JANUARY M&A 2020
In January 2020, 1,663 transactions were announced in USA, representing an increase of 16.2% compared to the previous month. In this period, the total reported deal value was US$77.1 billion. Compared to January 2019, the volume and value of the announced transactions represented a decrease of 8.9% and 62.8%, respectively.
In January 2020, 160 transactions were made by U.S. companies outside of the U.S., with a reported value of US$24.1 billion. Compared to January of 2019, the volume and value of the announced transactions represented a decrease of 0.6% and an increase of 1.1% respectively.