May 27, 2016 9:45 EST

Dealogic M&A Statshot – Global Cross-Border Volume Third Highest on Record in 2016 YTD

iCrowdNewswire - May 27, 2016

Dealogic | M&A StatShot

 

Global Cross-Border Volume Third Highest on Record in 2016 YTD

 

Global cross-border M&A volume has reached $501.5bn in 2016 YTD, the third highest YTD volume on record, just slightly behind $511.0bn last YTD and $827.0bn in 2007 YTD

 

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Key highlights include:

 

39%

Cross-border Share of Global M&A

Cross-border volume accounts for 39% of total global M&A  

Cross-border volume accounts for 39% of total global M&A in 2016 YTD ($1.28tr), up from just 35% in the same period of 2015 and the highest YTD share since 2007 (40%)

82%

Cash-only Share of Cross-border M&A

82% of cross-border volume cash-only transactions

M&A deals with cash-only payment method account for 82% of total cross-border volume, compared to just 68% in 2015 YTD. At the same time, stock swaps are at the highest YTD activity on record (192 deals), although volume has dropped to $73.4bn

$780.9bn

Domestic M&A Volume Down 19%

Domestic M&A volume has declined year-on-year

In contrast, domestic M&A volume has declined year-on-year, down 19% to $780.7bn in 2016 YTD ($958.0bn in 2015 YTD) and the lowest YTD total since 2013 ($724.3bn)

 

 

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