January 24, 2017
Global automotive M&A deal value for 2016 was down 34% from a very strong 2015. However, with 583 deals transacted, volumes were only down 1.4% indicating there is still appetite for deal activity in the sector.
July 28, 2016
Auto M&A deal value for the first half of 2016 was down 37%, off the pace experienced in 2015. However, with 257 deals, volume was only down 7%.
February 26, 2016
While auto companies are confident they can achieve cost and margin targets, demand pattern shifts and segment customization could provide challenges.
February 15, 2016
Automotive M&A deal volume for 2015 was up 9 percent, further extending gains made in 2014. The industry saw its highest volume of deals since 2011.
January 14, 2016
Mergers and acquisitions in the global automotive supplier sector are occurring at an unprecedented level in 2015, according to the Strategy& seventh annual “Consolidation in the Global Automotive Supply Industry” report.
December 15, 2015
Cybersecurity has become a driving issue for automotive organizations as security incidents accelerate and a combination of new risks associated with product lifecycle management, supply-chain partners, consumer privacy and connected vehicles are introduced.
December 14, 2015
A deeper dive into how accelerating urbanization, demographic shifts, and technological breakthroughs (Megatrends) are impacting, both individually and collectively, the automotive finance industry.
November 30, 2015
Take a closer look at the latest automotive SEC comment letters and trends to prepare your end of year financial reports and high quality annual reports.
November 03, 2015
In light of slowing growth in BRIC markets, automakers are rapidly turning their attention to new growth frontiers in Southeast Asia. The region boasts a consumer market of over 600 million people, low vehicle ownership, and is growing in importance as an automotive manufacturing and export hub.
September 16, 2015
The 2015 PwC's Strategy& study of connected car technologies shows innovation racing ahead as auto makers unveil new digital services and autonomous driving features.
January 28, 2015
In the 2014 Global Innovation 1000, Strategy& analyzed R&D spending and innovation trends of the automotive industry. We take a closer look at how automotive compares to other industries when it comes to innovation strategies.
April 30, 2014
Other Autofacts thought leadership and publications.
June 20, 2013
Analyst Note Plus
June 20, 2013
May 06, 2013
Issues in focus in this Global Analyst Briefing include: Global market overview, along with deep dive regional analysis, including unique market drivers, contribution to growth and mature vs. emerging market data.
May 03, 2013
Issues in focus in this Americas Analyst Briefing include: North and South America light vehicle sales and assembly outlook, powertrain forecast data, and a detailed macroeconomic review of key market / demand drivers.
May 02, 2013
Issues in focus in this EMEA Analyst Briefing include: Assembly, capacity and sales outlook for EU, East Europe, and ME&A regions, with assembly forecast scenarios and regional powertrain outlooks.
May 01, 2013
Issues in focus in this Asia-Pacific Analyst Briefing include: Asia-Pacific light vehicle sales and assembly outlook, powertrain forecast data, and macroeconomic review of key market / demand drivers.
September 20, 2012
This PwC report examines activities in M&A throughout the Automotive sector in the first half of 2012.