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Industry M&A updates

Developed by Deloitte Corporate Finance and released on a quarterly basis, these updates provide an overview of key marketplace trends and M&A transactions, including industry analysis and a reference list of publically traded companies.

Business Services M&A update

Companies are increasingly introducing new approaches to staffing, performance management, and digital learning, in an effort to increase productivity, engagement, and motivation among employees. At the same time, ad agencies are focusing on dynamic marketing to on-the-go consumers in pursuit of increased revenues compared to traditional out-of-home media.


Consumer Products M&A update

Retailers and restaurants alike are working to find the right balance between online and physical customer experiences. Meanwhile, specialty waters and ready-to-drink tea, coffee, and probiotic drinks are bringing strong growth to the functional beverages market.


Energy M&A update

United States refineries are running at record levels as the Energy sector continues to experience strong growth based, in part, on increased Chinese consumption of US oil, as well a recovery in global clean energy investments.

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Financial Services M&A update

The Financial Services industry continues to increase its focus on technology, from cryptocurrency to artificial intelligence, bringing new opportunities for growth as seen in robust compound annual growth rate (CAGR) and bank M&A pricing increases.

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Life Sciences & Health Care M&A update

The incentives of Medicare Access and Chip Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MACRA) pose both opportunities and challenges for physicians and other stakeholders across the industry. In turn, larger industry players are increasingly looking to acquire clinics with robust, cost-effective, patient-focused data collection platforms that enable MACRA compliance and improved care quality.

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Packaging M&A update

Increased demand spurs investment in petrochemical projects, as well as boxes and other protective packaging for e-commerce applications. At the same time, many packaging companies are striving to achieve preferred vendor status among their customers, while private equity groups are investing in the molding industry at record levels.


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