Topics: M&A

Private Equity Looking for Opportunities in Brazil

Private Equity Looking for Opportunities in Brazil

  Brazil is set to host the Olympic games next year with interest and excitement building on the streets of Rio. But at the same time, the Brazilian economy is faced with some massive challenges. Brazilian asset prices are plummeting, but analysts are calling for value investors to seek opportunities in the sector and perhaps help the economy get back [...]

Global M&A Up Slightly in 2H2103 and PE Exits Improve

Global M&A Up Slightly in 2H2103 and PE Exits ...

Merger and Acquisition activity in the second half of 2013 was in a “strikingly similar position” to the same period in 2012, says mergermarket’s latest report on dealmaking. Value declined 3.3% year-on-year (YoY) to USD 1.2tn, while volume edged up 3.2% to 7,177 deals. Exit activity increased globally in the latter half of 2013 by 19% YoY by volume to [...]