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North American M&A Report

3Q 2019

North American M&A Report

October 23, 2019

North American M&A Report
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The newest edition of PitchBook's North American M&A Report highlights factors influencing corporate dealmaking, including trends in the media industry as well as corporates sourcing a swelling proportion of M&A targets from VC portfolios. North American M&A is on pace to notch $2 trillion in aggregate deal value for a second straight year, closing over 8,000 deals worth an accumulative $1.6 trillion through 3Q. This edition highlights the steep decline in Chinese companies purchasing North American companies and spotlights the financial services sector as it continues to react to post financial crisis regulations, as well as how industry incumbents are competing with fintech startups.