According to Transactional Track Record's monthly M&A Report, Latin America's mergers and acquisitions market closed the first eight months of the year with less dynamism in the number of transactions than registered in the same period of 2017, but with an increase in their total deal value. Based on the ranking of analyzed countries, Peru recorded a remarkable increase in moved capital, while the number of transactions remained steady. Meanwhile, Mexico registered an increase in number of transactions, though their aggregate value decreased, compared with the same period of 2017. Lastly, Argentina, Brazil, Chile and Colombia registered less dynamism both in the number of transactions and in their value. The report also provides a complete analysis correlating the market's most active sectors, as well as the most prominent transactions of the cross-border segment.
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