Top 4 findings from Deals Day Q3 2016

November 3, 2016


deals-dayDid you see our Q3 M&A and IPO findings from across industries last week? If not, check out the full reports in our gallery here. And in case you’re short on time here are some of the top takeaways and trends from this quarter:

  • Non-tech buying tech: In Q3, traditional non-digital businesses picked up 116 technology companies for over $31.4 billion.
  • Megadeals continue: Despite lower volumes, megadeals are still on the rise through bigger, higher-value acquisitions.
  • Healthy markets amidst uncertainty: Tech and R&C companies embraced data-driven deals with the goal of enhancing customer experience.
  • IPOs regaining momentum: The US IPO market activity is still short of historical levels, but Q3 saw a welcome increase from the zero IPOs posted in the first quarter.

Read more at pwc.com/us/deals-industries.


Contacts

Colin Wittmer

Deals Leader, PwC US Email

Curt Moldenhauer

Deals Solutions Leader, PwC US Tel: +1 (408) 817 5726 Email: curt.moldenhauer@pwc.com