According to Transactional Track Record's Monthly M&A Report, Argentina's mergers and acquisitions market closed 1Q18 with an increase in the moved capital and number of transactions, compared with the same period of 2017. The report also provides a complete analysis correlating the market's most active sectors, as well as the most prominent transactions of the cross-border segment, which shows US-based companies are still the most active in the acquisition of Argentina-based companies. In the overview of the Argentine market, the report presents a monthly analysis of the last two years, where it is possible to...
The Argentine transactional market closes 4Q17 with 49 deals, of which 24 have a combined non-confidential value of approximately USD 1.5bn. These figures entail a decrease of 14.04% in the number of deals and of 87.06% in their value, compared with 4Q16. From January to December 2017, there were 217 transactions, of which 97 have a combined value of USD 5.27bn, entailing a 5.34% increase in the number of deals and a 70% decrease in their value, compared with the same period of 2016. The Real Estate and Financial and Insurance sectors recorded the most transactions in 2017, with 35 each.
The argentinian transactional market closes the third quarter of 2017 with a total of 54 transactions, 28 of them having a collective, non-confidential value of approximately USD 1.321m. These numbers propose an increment of 50% in the number of transactions and, also an increase of 66,06% in the value of these, in comparison to the same period of 2016.
Despegar.com.ar begins trading on NYSE
Advisors of the deal:
Simpson Thacher & Bartlett US
Estudio Beccar Varela
The Argentine M&A market closes 2Q17 with 59 transactions, of which 25 have a combined non-confidential value of approximately USD 2.27bn. These figures entail an increase of 3.51% in the number of deals and of 4.86% in their value, compared to 2Q16. In sector terms, Financial and Insurance registered the most transactions so far in 2017, with 25 deals, followed by Real Estate, with 21; Oil and Gas, with 13; and Electric, with 10.
Bonade - Empresas Carozzi takes over Bonafide for USD 35.69m
Advisors of the deal:
In 1Q17, the Argentinian M&A market registered 58 transactions, of which 23 have a non-confidential deal value of USD 1.4bn, according to the quarterly report of Transactional Track Record. These figures reflect a 23.40% increase in the number of transactions and a 4.65% increase in their deal value, compared to 1Q16.
Edelap - Power distributor
Bruchou, Fernández Madero & Lombardi
Córdova Francos Abogados
The dynamics of the Argentine M&A market in 2016 surpassed by 37.33% the transactions of the whole of 2015, with the most active sectors being real estate and financial based on the number of transactions.
Specifically, the Argentine M&A market registered 206 transactions in 2016, of which 107 had a combined non-confidential value of USD 14.18bn. These figures differ from those of 2015, which recorded 150 transactions with a non-confidential value of 54 deals of USD 1.91bn, entailing a 641.05% increase in the moved capital compared to 2015.
Additionally, of the transactions registered in the year, 79 are low...