June 01, 2021

Deal Drivers: AMERICAS Q1 2021

After a challenging year that saw deal activity freeze through H1 2020 as the outbreak of COVID-19 forced countries into lockdowns, the M&A market in the Americas has reset and recovered, posting steady deal numbers through Q1 2021. Aggregate deal value for the region reached US$658.73bn from 1,961 transactions announced in Q1 2021, up from US$236.77bn from 1,918 deals in the same period last year.

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What's inside?

  • Americas Market Summary and Outlook
  • M&A Deal Drivers in:
         - Canada
         - Western US
         - Midwestern US
         - Southern US
         - Northeastern US
         - Brazil
         - Latin America & the Caribbean
  • Top 10 announced deals by region and subregion
  • Top deals by volume and value
  • Top bidders by volume and value
     

Deal Drivers Around the World

Interested in learning more about how M&A has fared around the world? Read our other Deal Drivers reports from EMEA, APAC, and the Americas to gain the latest insight into dealmaking.

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