Mergers and Acquisitions
Bringing organizations together through mergers and acquisitions, or carving them out through separations and divestitures, are among the most complex business activities an organization will ever undertake.
Deloitte is the only professional services firm that can advise strategic corporate buyers and private equity investors throughout the entire M&A deal life cycle. From conceiving strategy to selecting the right partner. From conducting thorough due diligence to closing the deal. From beginning to end, we align our services to address your transactions, integration, and separation needs, all with the goal of generating value for our clients.
The first half of 2017 was marked by relatively stable M&A activity among Swiss SMEs. While the trend in recent years seemed to show a tendency for Swiss SMEs to prefer acquisitions abroad, we have seen a significant increase in the number of domestic transactions during the first half of 2017.
The fourteenth issue covers data for the fourth quarter of 2016 that closed with 68 deals completing, representing a 2% increase in deal flow on a last 12 months basis in comparison with the previous year.