Global cross-border M&A activity continued to dip as political turbulence and economic uncertainty become the new normal for dealmakers, while deal flow in the Middle East remained stable, according to a new report.
Merger & acquisition (M&A) activity in the Middle East appears to be on the cusp of a significant increase, particularly in the UAE where the underlying economic fundamentals, such as anticipated GDP growth continue to draw investors to
Announced merger and acquisition (M&A) activity in the Mena region decreased by 13 per cent from 104 deals in the third quarter (Q3) of 2014 to 91 deals in Q3 2015, a report said.
Deal value also declined from $8.5 billion in
Merger and acquisition (M&A) activity and stakebuilding is gaining momentum in the Middle East as financially strong and profitable insurers seek to deploy surplus capital to broaden their profiles and satisfy shareholders’ expectation
The value of global mergers and acquisitions (M&A) rose in 2013 to the highest level recorded since 2009, with the improvement coming after the volume fell back to its lowest point since 2008, a report said.
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The UAE has gained eight places over the last five years and is currently ranked as the 19th most attractive country for M&A (merger & acquisition) activity, a report said.
Advancements in technological development are res
M&A creates the most value when it’s frequent and material over time, according to a new, far-reaching report entitled “The M&A Renaissance” released recently by Bain & Company, the global business consulting firm.
Global oil and gas transactions have suffered a modest decline in both deal count and total value in the first half of 2012.
However, increasing merger & acquisition (M&A) interest by Mena-based energy and petroleum (E&
Merger and acquisition (M&A) deals in the Middle East will see gradual improvement in 2012, particularly among key players not impacted by liquidity constraints, such as Saudi Arabia, Abu Dhabi and Qatar, said a report.
The majority of