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Iberian Market - May 2018

SPAIN
According to Transactional Track Record's Monthly M&A Report, in the first five months of 2018, the moved capital in Spain's M&A market is higher, for the first time of the year, to the one registered in the same period of 2017, though the number of transactions is still slightly lower. The report also provides updated data on different aspects and behaviors of the Spanish market: some particularly deep-rooted, such as the prevalence of real estate as the market with the most transactions, and the high degree of interaction with the US, the foreign country that invests the most in Spain and one of the...

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Iberian Market - April 2018

SPAIN
According to Transactional Track Record's Monthly M&A Report, in the first four months of 2018, both the number of registered transactions and the moved capital in Spain's M&A market decreased, compared with the same period of 2017. The report also confirms some tendencies rooted in the Spanish market, such as the prevalence of real estate as the market with the most transactions and the high degree of interaction with the US, the foreign country that invests the most in Spain and one of the main destinations for Spanish investment. As always, the report also includes a breakdown of the data of the...

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Iberian Market - 1Q 2018

SPAIN
According to Transactional Track Record's Monthly M&A Report, the number of registered transactions and moved capital in 1Q18 recorded a decrease, compared with the same period of 2017. The report provides a complete analysis correlating the market's most active sectors, as well as the most prominent transactions of the cross-border segment, where the volume of acquisitions made by Germany-based companies stands out. In the overview of the Iberian market, the report presents a monthly analysis of the last two years, where it is possible to assay the M&A, Private Equity and Venture Capital segments since...

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Iberian Market - February 2018

SPAIN
According to Transactional Track Record's Monthly M&A Report, Spain's mergers and acquisitions market closed February with an increase in the moved capital of its transactions, compared with February 2017. Based on the analysis, there are fewer Big Tickets, but a total combined value of EUR 8.13bn, which proves the upward trend in the month. 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, proving US-based companies are still the ones that most acquire Spain-based companies. In the overview...

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Iberian Market - January 2018

SPAIN
According to Transactional Track Record's Monthly M&A Report, Spain's mergers and acquisitions market closed January with less dynamism than registered in the same period of 2017, though it retained the estimated average for the first month of the year. Based on deal value analysis, there are fewer Big Tickets, which accounts for the reduction in the percentage of moved capital in January, compared with the same month of 2017. The report provides a complete analysis correlating the market's most active sectors, as well as the most prominent transactions of the cross-border segment, which proves...

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Iberian Market - 4Q 2017

SPAIN
In 2017, the Spanish transactional market registered 2,185 mergers and acquisitions with an aggregate value of EUR 113.090bn, entailing an increase of 8.1% in the number of transactions and of 44.22% in their value. The period between 1 October and 31 December 2017 registered 559 transactions with an aggregate value of EUR 39.95bn, a 0.18% decrease in the number of transactions compared to 4Q16 and an 140.16% increase in their value.In sectorial terms, the most prominent sector in 2017 was real estate, with 596 transactions. A distant second was technology, with 279.
PORTUGAL
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