Thomson Reuters Mergers & Acquisition (M&A) content covers over one million deals, including 300,000+ US-target and 700,000+ non-US-target transactions since the 1970s.
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The United Kingdom is Europe’s biggest acquiror in the United States with deals totalling US$21.1 billion so far this year, followed by Switzerland with US$11.5 billion.
Deals in the industrials sector account for 32% of M&A activity within the EU so far this year, followed by Consumer Products & Services (16%) and Consumer Staples (14%).
Worldwide announced M&A totals US$1.96 trillion so far during 2017, down 33% compared to the same period in 2007 before the global financial crisis hit. Get the key data in our latest report.