US entertainment, media and communications deal insights: Q3 2016 update

At a glance

As dealmakers evaluate US and global political and economic uncertainties, we see more focused and disciplined deal strategies coalescing around broad themes within EMC – monetization of digital advertising, enhancing the customer experience and consolidation of assets in search of economies of scale. Seven megadeals announced during Q3 of 2016 further highlight these consistent themes contributing to a strong total deal value of $19.2B this quarter. Advertising and Marketing led the way as the only subsector with volume growth over Q2’16. 

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Deborah K. Bothun
US Entertainment, Media and Communications Sector Leader
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US Entertainment, Media and Communications Deals Partner
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