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1 October 2013

Media investment holds firm in third quarterp

Buyout firms completed 19 deals worth $1.4bn within the marketing, media, and technology industries in the third quarter, while venture and growth capital investors announced 335 transactions

5 September 2013

Marketing technology and software lead M&A activity as deal volume risep

A total of 384 deals were announced in August 2013, of which 202 were reported at $7.7bn in aggregate value. Compared to the previous month, deal volume across all segments increased six per cent, according to new data.

7 August 2013

Cross border deals highlight active TMT investment spacep

Data for June again showed a tremendous level of activity in the technology, media and telecommunications space, both in terms of exits and investments.

2 August 2013

Private equity buyouts increase in global media spacep

Private equity buyout firms doubled their activity in the media, marketing and technology industries for the first half of 2013, when compared to the same period last year. In all, $30.4bn of M&A activity was recorded.

3 April 2013

Media & technology M&A sees month-on-month boostp

A total of 336 M&A deals were announced in the media and technology space in March 2013, as strategic buyers and venture capital and growth investors stepped up their activity.

20 February 2013

Accelerating pace of investment in Europe’s TMT spacep

Venture capital investment in Europe’s technology, media and telecommunications space strengthened in 2012, with total investment up 26 per cent compared to 2011, both in value and by number of transactions.

4 December 2012

Europe’s technology VC space strengthens despite poor exit marketp

Venture capital financing in Europe’s TMT space enjoyed another strong period in October, and it is the third month in a row where 2012 data is well ahead of 2011, despite a lacklustre exit market.

16 November 2012

Strategic investors head up media, marketing M&Ap

telephone-cable_sq Strategic buyers accounted for 44 per cent of M&A in marketing, media, technology and service industries for October, in a month which saw $6.9bn worth of deals

12 October 2012

Private equity boosts, media, marketing M&Ap

Private equity acquirers accounted for 12 percent of transaction volume but 31 percent of aggregate value of M&A activity in the media and marketing industry for the third quarter of 2012.

1 August 2012

TMT sector stays on course despite uncertain economic climatep

Despite a “worsening” macro environment, private equity and venture capital funding activity in the TMT sector is maintaining its activity levels.

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