Aica deal date 2018: 241 transactions, a growth year in terms of number and value of the deals

AICA - Alliance of International Corporate Advisors recently published the data on the deals closed by its members. AICA is an international organization formed by 41 advisory firms in 39 countries, with over 68 offices and 250 professionals. Marco Polo is one of AICA the founders since 2009.
 
In 2018 AICA members "closed" 241 transactions, with an increase compared to the 2017 data of 230, confirming the particularly favourable environment for M&A activities at international level.
 
With reference to the deal value, the 2018 figure stands at $ 6.5 billion, up from $ 5.8 billion in 2017. Among the sectors, the transactions were concentrated in four sectors: Tech Media and Telecom (with 43 transactions), Business Services (with 40 transactions), Health Care (in strong growth with 38 transactions) and Industrials (with 36 transactions).
 
For Marco Polo, the participation in AICA is a fundamental tool to improve its knowledge and penetration of foreign markets, where from today the vast majority of interested counterparties comes.
 
Next AICA meeting is in May in Singapore, where the 41 companies will join to improve the knowledge of the markets of the region and strengthen the cooperation opportunities.
 
For more informations contact

Laura Stella, Marketing: l.stella@marcopoloadvisor.it.


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