Assembling value is a quarterly analysis of global merger and acquisition (M&A) activity in the industrial manufacturing industry. Each edition includes a review of overall deal activity for the quarter and year-to-date and a summary of large deals.
Here's a snapshot of the perspectives you'll find in this quarter's report:
- Deal totals remain subdued with fears of the direction of global manufacturing
- US leads the activity as companies pull out of Europe and China’s manufacturing growth slows
- Fabricated metal products subsector generates the most deal traction as companies align growth efforts with mega-trends
- Deal activity to muddle along in the next quarter