Wrap Up

M&A Dips in August, but 2014 is Still Beating 2012 and 2013
Despite a summer slowdown, the first eight months of 2014 produced more completed deals than the same period in the previous two years

Expert's Corner

How to Leverage Social Media in Dealmaking
Axial’s Sam Jacobs provides tips to use specialized social networks to meet, interact, communicate and transact

The Buyside

Tax-Inversion Deals Increase Despite Criticism
Canada's 26.5 percent corporate tax rate is luring Burger King to ditch Miami headquarters

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People Database

Exclusive data on top players in capital markets

Margaret Jadallah

Senior VP, Senior Consultant

Firm: Strategic Investment Solutions Inc.

In the news: Strategic Investment Solutions Hires Back Founding Member



August 25, 2014

Past Issues

US Public

U.S. Public M&A Activity

Summary of U.S. public merger activity between Aug. 18-25

Small Cap

Lower Middle Market Transaction Activity

U.S. merger activity between $10M and $50M Aug. 18-25

Withdrawn Deals

Withdrawn Middle Market Deals

Withdrawn deals greater than $50M between Aug. 18-25

Completed Transactions

Completed Middle Market Transactions

Summary of completed middle market transactions Aug. 18-25


Middle Market Divestitures

Middle market divestitures greater than $50M between Aug. 18-25


Private Companies for Sale

Private targets greater than $50M between Aug. 18-25

Foreign Deals

Foreign Companies for Sale

Foreign targets greater than $100M identified between Aug. 18-25

Volume & Value

Deal Volume & Value

Volume & Value for U.S. M&A between Aug. 18-25