Large valuations and a nearly recovered US economy saw global dealmaking hit a new record by value for the month of October 2015 with 1,047 deals worth US $331.4 billion.
See M&A trends, risks and opportunities by region, with transactional statistics and commentary for Europe, Asia Pacific, North America, Latin America, and The Middle East and Africa in the October 2015 issue of Mergermarket's Monthly M&A Insider. Find out why North America and the Middle East and Africa saw record-breaking deals while Europe and Central and South America M&A activity deteriorated. Take a look at how factors like low-cost financing, confidence in the North American market and high valuations—particularly in the Technology, Media and Telecommunications (TMT) sector—contributed to robust M&A activity. This report gives useful M&A insights prepared by the intelligence team at Mergermarket with 62 independent journalists and in association with Merrill Corporation.