Assembling value: Third-quarter 2014 industrial manufacturing industry mergers and acquisitions analysis

October 2014
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Assembling value: Third-quarter 2014 industrial manufacturing industry mergers and acquisitions analysis

At a glance

Following a historic second quarter, M&A activity in the industrial manufacturing sector maintained a strong momentum in the third quarter of 2014.

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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.

Below is a sampling of highlights from our third-quarter 2014 analysis:

  • M&A activity in the industrial manufacturing sector maintained a strong momentum.
  • With $102.7 billion in deal proceeds already recorded this year, 2014 to-date has already exceeded all annual totals of the last ten years.
  • There were 55 industrial manufacturing transactions (worth $50 million or more) for a total deal value of $27 billion.

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