Consolidated global investment into the InsurTech sector continues to reach new highs, with capital invested surpassing the USD10 billion mark for the first time in any one year on record.
Surveys & research
Private equity fund managers are accelerating deal timelines in an effort to win bids, and more than half say uncovering risk during due diligence is a main challenge to closing deals, according to BDO’s Fall 2021 Private Capital Pulse Survey.
London and the UK are at the forefront of a global boom in climate tech investment since the Paris Agreement, according to a new report by London & Partners and Dealroom.co.
The number of M&A deals targeting UK retailers has increased by 28 per cent to 37 in the last 12 months (year-end Sept 30), up from 29 in the previous year, new research from international law firm RPC shows.
Morgan Stanley and Rothschild & Co were top M&A financial advisers by value and volume in Europe for Q1-Q3 2021, says GlobalData
Morgan Stanley and Rothschild & Co were the top mergers and acquisition (M&A) financial advisers in Europe for Q1-Q3 2021 by value and volume, respectively, according to GlobalData’s Financial Deals Database.
Following the massive pandemic shock-driven correction in the first quarter of 2020, the following 12 months (Q2 2020 – Q1 2021) brought a persistent recovery and further growth to the global Buyout and VC markets.
The year’s healthy level of Global VC investment showed no signs of stopping with Q3 2021, setting a record for the third-straight time with USD171.7 billion across 8,882 deals.
A record high of over GBP6.5 billion was invested by Venture Capital (VC) in UK scaleups over the summer, according to new research.
A new study (1) reveals over half (53 per cent) of professional investors believe that over the next two years, institutional investors will look to dramatically increase the level of diversification in their portfolios, and a further 40 per cent think there will be a slightly greater focus on this.
Goldman Sachs has emerged as the top mergers and acquisitions (M&A) financial adviser in the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region during Q1-Q3 2021, in terms of value as well as volume, according to data and analytics company GlobalData.