The top 7 investment banks servicing chemicals & gases deals
May 30, 2017
The $20 billion merger announced between specialty chemicals giants Huntsman and Clariant last week is just the latest deal in a wave of consolidation among industry heavyweights in the sector. The number of completed deals in this space has risen for three straight quarters, per the PitchBook Platform. But which investment banks are servicing the deals, and how do they stack up?
In the Huntsman-Clariant merger, Huntsman used BofA Merrill Lynch and Moelis & Company. BofA Merrill Lynch is one of the most active investment banks working on the buy side on corporate M&A deals in the chemicals & gases space, and Moelis is tied for eighth.
Here are the top 7 investment banks that have serviced the buy side on corporate M&A deals in chemicals & gases in North America and Europe since the beginning of 2012: