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Iberian Market - October 2016

SPAIN
So far this year, the value of mergers and acquisitions in the Spanish transactional market experienced a year-on-year increase of 23.13%, compared to the same period of 2015, according to the TTR Monthly Report ( www.TTRecord.com ).
Specifically, 1,535 M&A transactions were registered in 2016, with an aggregate value of EUR 97.29bn, compared to 1,590 transactions for EUR 79.02bn recorded in the same period of 2015.
Meanwhile, in October, 141 transactions were recorded, with a combined deal value of EUR 8.17bn, of which 12 were private equity and 25, venture capital.
PORTUGAL
Portugal registered 225...

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Iberian Market - First, Second & Third Quarter 2016

ESPAÑOL
So far this year, the M&A Market in Spain has registered 1382 transactions and a value of EUR 91.752,88m, which represents an increase of 24.33% compared to the same period of 2015. The increase occurred despite a 3.29% decrease in the number of deals, compared to the same period of 2015, when were registered 1429 transactions. This situation can be explained by the large operations such as the merging of Coca-Cola into Coca-Cola European Partners, valued at EUR 20,000m; Gamesa's integration with Siemens' wind business, valued at EUR 6.615,56m; and the acquisition of IDC Salud by Fresenius, valued at...

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Iberian Market - August 2016

SPAIN
So far this year, the value of private equity transactions in the Spanish transactional market experienced a year-on-year increase of 27.83%, compared to the same period of 2015. Specifically, 112 transactions of this type were registered in 2016, with an aggregate value of EUR 8.56bn, compared to 115 transactions for EUR 6.66bn, recorded in the same period of 2015.
M&A Activity
Meanwhile, Spain's M&A market has experienced in 2016 a slight decrease compared to the first eight months of 2015: 6.70% in the number of transactions, though the registered deal value is 0.45% higher this year. In terms of the...

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Iberian Market - July 2016

SPAIN
The value of M&A transactions in the Spanish transactional market experienced a year-on-year increase of 4.24% so far this year, compared to the same period of 2015. Those records were reached even though, in the first seven months of 2016, 1,106 transactions were registered, compared to 1,215 recorded in the same period of 2015.
In monthly terms, July recorded 179 transactions with an aggregate value of EUR 7.18bn, of which five were high-market deals (over EUR 500m), 10 were mid-market deals (between EUR 100m and EUR 500m), and 70 were low-market deals (under EUR 100m). In the rest of the transactions...

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Iberian Market - First & Second Quarter 2016

SPAIN
The Spanish transactional market registered in 1H16 an aggregate value of mergers and acquisitions of EUR 60.995bn, a 15.91% increase compared to 1H15. These figures were reached even though the number of transactions, 919, is lower than the one registered in 1H15, when 961 deals were registered. This occurred due to the existence of transactions with very high values, such as the merger of the Coca-Cola bottling companies, which created Coca-Cola European Partners, worth approximately EUR 20bn, or the absorption of Metrovacesa by Merlin Properties, among others. In terms of sectors, the most prominent...

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Iberian Market - May 2016

SPAIN
The value of private equity deals in the Spanish transactional market has undergone a year-on-year growth of 101.42% so far this year, compared to the same period of 2015. Moreover, the number of private equity transactions was 58, compared to 62 registered in the same period of 2015.
Regarding the total number of mergers and acquisitions, 131 transactions were registered in May, with an aggregate value of EUR 25.505bn.
PORTUGAL
The Portuguese M&A market registered 99 transactions so far this year, between January and May 2016. The number of transactions represents a 3.13% increase, compared to the...

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