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Mexico - 4Q 2017

The Mexican M&A market registered 302 transactions in 2017, of which 144 have a combined non-confidential deal value of USD 18.33bn. These figures represent a decrease of 0.33% in the number of transactions and of  40.14% in their value, compared with 2016. In sector terms, Real Estate recorded the most transactions this year, with 57, followed by Financial and Insurance, with  42.
 
 
Fonadin and Mitsubishi invest in EES
 
Advisors of the deal:
  Legal Advisory
Nader Hayaux & Goebel Abogados
Ritch, Mueller, Heather y Nicolau
Galicia Abogados
Clifford Chance Japan
Norton Rose Fulbright México...

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Mexico - November 2017

The Mexican M&A market registered 21 transactions in November 2017, of which 11 have a combined non-confidential deal value of USD 1.79bn. These figures represent a decrease of 25% in the number of transactions and of 76.07% in their value, compared with the same period of 2016. In sector terms, Real Estate and Distribution and Retail registered the most transactions in the month, with 8 and 3 deals, respectively.
 
 
American Tower acquires subsidary of Kio Networks
 
Advisors of the deal:
Financial Advisory
Citigroup
Barclays Capital
 
Legal Advisory
González Calvillo, S.C
Kilpatrick Townsend...

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Mexico - 3Q 2017

The M&A market in Mexico registered a total of 74 deals in the 3Q17, of which 39 have a combined value of USD 6,2bm. These figures reflect a 2.63% decrease in the number of deal and a 19.12% decrease in the total amount, compared to 3Q16. Of the transactions recorded from July to September, 30 are considered small deals (less than USD 100m), 5 medium (between USD 100m and USD 500m) and 4 high valued-deals (USD 500m or above).
 
 
Traxión begins trading on BMV
Advisors in this deal:
Legal Advisory
Robles Miaja Abogados
Paul Hastings US
Ritch, Mueller, Heather y Nicolau
Cleary Gottlieb Steen &...

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Mexico - October 2017

The Mexican M&A market registered in October 201724 transactions, of which 16 have a combined non-confidential value of USD 2bn. These figures reflect a steady trend in the number of transactions and an increase of 22.35% in their value, compared with October 2016. In sector terms, Real Estate and Financial and Insurance registered the most transactions in the month, with 9 and 4 deals, respectively.
 
 
Grupo Bimbo acquires East Balt Bakeries
Advisors of the deal:
Financial Advisory
Atlas Advisors
 
Legal Advisory
Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton US
White & Case México
NautaDutilh
Morgan Lewis...

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Mexico - July 2017

The Mexican M&A market in July 2017 registered 22 transactions, of which 11 have a combined value of USD 2.14bn. These figures reflect a decrease of 15.38% in the number of deals and of 23.02% in their value, compared to July 2016. In sector terms, Financial and Insurance recorded the most transactions so far this year, with 28, followed by Real Estate, with 24.
 
 
OHL Concesiones and IFM Global Infrastructure Fund acquire 28.34% of OHL Mexico
Advisors in this deal:
Legal Advisory
Garrigues México
Garrigues España
Simpson Thacher & Bartlett US
González Calvillo, S.C.
Latham & Watkins España...

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Mexico - Second Quarter 2017

The Mexican M&A market registered in 2Q17 85 transactions, of which 36 have a combined non-confidential value of USD 6.67bn. These figures reflect a 77.96% increase in the deal value and a 1.16% decrease in the number of deals, compared to 2Q16. In sector terms, Real Estate recorded the most transactions in the quarter, with 13, followed by Financial and Insurance, with 12; Food, with 8; and Distribution and Retail, with 6.
 
Suburbia  - Footwear and apparel retailer.
Legal Advisory
Galicia Abogados
Puerto de Liverpool
Rico, Robles, Libenson y Bernal
Financial Advisory
Citigroup Global Markets

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