SEPTEMBER MNA 2019

In September 2019, 1,333 transactions were announced in the U.S., representing a decrease in volume of 2.1% compared to August. These 1,333 transactions accounted for over USD$84.6 billion in total reported deal value for the period. Year-to-date (“YTD”), the volume and value of announced transactions accumulated to 13,387 and USD$1.3 trillion, respectively, representing an increase in volume of 1.9% and an increase in reported value of 2.0% year-over-year.

In September 2019, international M&A by U.S.-based companies numbered 164 transactions, representing a total reported deal value of USD$4.5 billion. .  Year-to-date (“YTD”), the volume and value of announced transactions accumulated to 1,555 and USD$150 billion, respectively, representing an increase in volume of 2.2% and a decrease in reported value of 48.9% year-over-year.