This PwC quarterly publication reviews the status of global automotive deal activity among vehicle manufacturers, suppliers, financiers, and other related sectors, as well as key trends that impacted the deal market in the first half of 2013, transaction activity by sector and region, and PwC's perspective on the road ahead
Globally, cross-sector M&A volume dropped by 14% compared to the first half of 2012—marking the slowest first-half activity since 2003—deal value is trending upward
We are pleased to present Automotive M&A Insights: General Overview (Half Year 2013), PwC’s quarterly review of mergers and acquisition activity and key trends impacting the global automotive industry. In this edition, we look at:
This latest edition of Automotive M&A Insights is meant to serve only as a preface to the insights and observations that we can provide to drive successful transactions. M&A leaders in the automotive and financial sectors frequently turn to us for advice on potential transactions and the strategies underpinning those deals. Your feedback is important to us, and we welcome the opportunity to provide you with a deeper look into any of these topics that may be of benefit to your organisation.