The TTR Monthly Brazil Report - April 2016, sponsored by Merrill Corporation, is a result of local research and market analysis by TTR’s Research and Business Intelligence team.
The Brazilian M&A market registered a 3.23% increase in the number of private equity transactions and a 32.54% increase in the total volume traded by these transactions in the first four months of 2016. At the same time, during this period, the Brazilian market saw a 19% decrease in the total number of transactions registered in April 2016, compared to the same period of 2015. Additionally, the transactions registered thus far this year also saw a decrease of 10%, compared to the same period of 2015. A total of 290 transactions was registered as well in the first four months of 2016, which traded BRL 43.84bn, and 59 were registered in April, trading BRL 12.97bn.