Merrill Corporation has partnered with Thomson Reuters to produce a monthly league table, ranking leading M&A advisors in Asia Pacific (APAC) including Japan. This summary also provides insight into the biggest deals in the region for the previous month. Highlights include:
- A 26.6% increase in deal value in Asia & Japan deal making activity in January year-over-year, equalling US$101.3 billion
- The top deal of the month: Fuji Xerox Co Ltd of Japan, jointly owned by Fujifilm Holdings Corp and Xerox UK Ltd agreed to merge with Xerox Corp for a total value of US$6.9 billion (including net debt)
- Morgan Stanley currently leads the Asia Pacific & Japan-involvement announced M&A financial advisor ranking with 15.7% market share.
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