Mergers & acquisitions

Pharmaceutical and Life Sciences Deals Insights Quarterly

07/29/16

We bring you PwC’s perspective on deal activity in the pharmaceutical and life sciences industry. Each quarterly publication now features two sections that highlight deal activity and insights from a global view.

Recent mergers and acquisition tax guidance - July 2016

07/29/16

Our July edition features final Section 108 regulations, temporary and proposed regulations, and private letter rulings

US retail and consumer deals insights: Q2 2016 update

07/29/16

Retail and consumer deal volume continued its positive trajectory, reaching its highest level in the past four quarters.

Global Aerospace and Defense M&A Deals Insights: Q2 2016

07/29/16

While deal values remained relative consistent (with the exception of Q3 of 2015), deal volume in the Aerospace & Defense sector declined by 20% (as compared to the previous quarter) to one its lowest levels in recent history.

Automotive M&A Deals Insights - First half of 2016

07/29/16

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%.

US technology deals insights - analysis and trends in US technology M&A

07/29/16

Despite global economic uncertainties, 2016 is keeping pace with 2015’s record-breaking year for tech M&A. Following a modest start to the year, dealmakers came alive late in Q2’16 with a handful of multi-billion dollar transactions.

Global Transportation and Logistics M&A Deals Insights: Q2 2016

07/29/16

With over 50 global transportation and logistics (T&L) M&A deals announced in Q2 2016, the sector reported its third highest quarter by aggregate value of the last three years (20% higher than Q1 2016).

US entertainment, media and communications deal insights: Second quarter 2016

07/29/16

After two light quarters, mega-deal volume and values rebound in Q2 of 2016, with five announced deals over $1B.

Global Engineering and Construction M&A Deals Insights: Q2 2016

07/29/16

Global engineering and construction M&A deal volume remained unchanged when compared to Q1 2016 but declined marginally by 6%, compared to Q2 2015. Deal value also declined (by 42%) compared to the previous quarter.

Global Industrial Manufacturing M&A Deals Insights: Q2 2016

07/29/16

Industrial manufacturing M&A deal value and volume for the first half of 2016 decreased by 15% and 29% (respectively) compared to the first half of 2015. Excluding megadeals, deal value decreased by almost half for these same periods.