Contrary to private equity investment in the U.S., European activity actually trucked along at a steady pace throughout last year, only to plummet in the first quarter of 2016 to 519 deals closed at a total value of €60 billion. There are myriad factors that could negatively impact investment in the Eurozone, from political concerns to growth struggles. Yet as our 1Q 2016 European PE Breakdown details, pockets of opportunity remain for canny investors.
Sponsored by Merrill DataSite, the report offers fresh updates of all PE-related datasets—including a spotlight on activity in the Nordic region—the better to inform your insights and decision making. In addition, the report features:
Breakdowns of activity by sector and size
1Q 2016 league tables of most active investors in PE