June 14, 2019

APAC League Table for May 2019

Merrill Corporation and Refinitiv bring you the latest APAC M&A updates, as well as a list of the month’s top financial advisors. Highlights:

  • Asia Pacific and Japan activity for the first five months of 2019 is the lowest since 2014, accruing US$375.2 billion in value,and falling 45.4% compared to the same period last year.
  • Conversely, January to May 2019 Real Estate activity in the region is the strongest on record. M&A deals targeting the Real Estate sector captured 17.4% of the region’s activity, more than double last year’s market share of 8.2%.

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