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8 October 2015

Pandora eyes $450m acquisition of VC-backed Ticketfly

live-concert-388160_1280 Pandora, a global music discovery platform, will buy US ticketing platform Ticketfly in a deal valued at some $450m with an almost even split of cash and stock.

5 October 2015

Sycamore Partners said to be ‘stuck again’ on Chico’s takeover

clothing racks Buyout house Sycamore Partners is reportedly again having trouble closing a deal for US women’s clothing brand Chico’s in its second tilt at buying into the business.

5 October 2015

US venture-backed M&A activity hits strongest quarter this year $

dollar-163473_1280 Venture capital-backed M&A deals in the US hit $5.1bn in the third quarter, a 39 per cent increase on the previous three months and the strongest quarter this year, new research shows.

2 October 2015

Value of venture-backed M&A deals increase in Q3, number of IPOs drop

handshake-671413-m The value of venture-backed M&A deals were up in the third quarter, while the number of venture-backed IPOs dropped, AltAssets understands.

27 August 2015

PE activity in US retail, consumer remains strong despite wider sector M&A slowdown $

shoes-842339_1280 Private equity activity in the US retail and consumer sector remained strong in the second quarter despite an overall slowdown in M&A activity in the segment, new research suggests.

26 June 2015

Expected US M&A acquisition surge could drive private equity exit options $

abraham-lincoln-716182_1280 The US is set to remain one of the most attractive markets for dealmaking amid an anticipated surge in M&A acquisition activity, new research suggests.

2 June 2015

Global monthly M&A activity approaches record levels, with US breaking previous record

digital-map-1442178-m The value of deals carried out globally in the month of May was the seventh highest ever, approaching totals last seen before the recent financial crisis and during the dotcom boom, new Dealogic data shows.

20 April 2015

Asia-focused Affinity nabs Credit Suisse exec Behar

asia map Private equity firm Affinity Equity Partners has reportedly appointed Credit Suisse’s co-head of M&A for the Asia-Pacific region Ronnie Behar as its new Southeast Asia head.

25 March 2015

European M&A ‘seller-friendly’ amid high valuations $

cheque_deal_pen_170sq A huge uplift in European M&A deal value saw seller assume less risk in 2014 according to the latest research from legal services organisation CMS.

16 January 2015

Indian private equity, M&A deal activity hit three-year high in 2014

india Indian private equity and M&A activity hit a three-year high last year after surging to a total of $50bn.

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