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Iberian Market - First Quarter 2017

SPAIN
In 1Q17, the Spanish transactional market registered 524 mergers and acquisitions, including announced and closed, for an aggregate value of EUR 23.68bn, according to the quarterly report of Transactional Track Record. These figures entail an increase of 14.66% in the number of transactions and of 47.78% in their deal value, compared to 1Q16. In sector terms, Real Estate is the most active so far this year, with 124 transactions, followed by Technology, with 73, and Internet, with 43.
PORTUGAL
Portugal's M&A market completed the first quarter of 2017 with a relevant growth compared to the same period...

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Iberian Market - February 2017

SPAIN
In the first two months of the year, the Spanish transactional market registered 308 mergers and acquisitions, including announced and closed, with an aggregated value of EUR 11.95bn, according to the TTR Monthly Report. These figures entail an increase of 1.65% in the number of transactions and 0.31% in their value compared to the same period of 2016. Meanwhile, in February 2017, 152 transactions were recorded, of which 58 have a combined deal value of EUR 6.6bn, entailing a decrease of 11.63% in the number of transactions and 21.98% in their value, compared to February 2016.
PORTUGAL
Portugal's M&A...

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Iberian Market - January 2017

SPAIN
The Spanish transactional market completed the first month of 2017 with 133 transactions for an aggregate value of EUR 3.5bn. These figures represent an increase of 0.76% in the volume of transactions and 0.22% in their value compared to January 2016.
The real estate sector is the most active of the month, with 29 transactions, followed by technology, with 23, and Internet, with 14.
PORTUGAL
Portugal's M&A market starts 2017 with 21 transactions, a decrease of 12.5% compared to last year. Eleven operations were reported, totaling € 713 million, a decrease of 2%.
The most active subsector was...

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Iberian Market - Annual 2016

SPAIN
In 2016, the Spanish transactional market registered 2,023 mergers and acquisitions with an aggregate value of EUR 111bn, entailing an increase of 1.86% in the number of transactions and of 10.16% in their value.
 In sectorial terms, the most prominent sector in 2016 was real estate, with 514 transactions. A distant second was technology, with 195, Internet, with 160, and financial and insurance, with 157.
The period between 1 October and 31 December 2016 registered 551 transactions with an aggregate value of EUR 24.23bn, entailing a 0.36% increase in the number of transactions compared to 4Q15 and an...

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Iberian Market - November 2016

SPAIN
So far this year, the value of mergers and acquisitions in the Spanish transactional market experienced a year-on-year increase of 18.71%, compared to the same period of 2015.
Specifically, 1,666 M&A transactions were registered in 2016, with an aggregate value of EUR 99.47bn, compared to 1,753 transactions for EUR 83.79bn recorded in the same period of 2015. Meanwhile, in November, 118 transactions were recorded, with a combined deal value of EUR 4bn, of which 11 were private equity and 13, venture capital.
In terms of sectors, real estate remains as the most active sector this year, totaling 433...

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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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