Dealtracker - Grant Thornton India: First Quarter (Q1) 2015

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February 20, 2015

According to the data released by Grant Thornton India, an accounting and consulting firm, the total merger and acquisitions (M&A) and private equity (PE) deals in the first quarter of 2015 were valued at US$ 8.2 billion (350 deals), which is 36.18 per cent higher in volume and 27.45 per cent higher in value as compared to first quarter of 2014.

Moreover, the total value of outbound deals (Indian companies acquiring businesses outside India) in first quarter of 2015 was US$ 569 million (35 deals). The total value of inbound deals (foreign companies or their subsidiaries acquiring Indian businesses) in first quarter of 2015 was valued at US$ 3,554 million (29 deals).

The total value of domestic deals in first quarter of 2015 was US$ 1,478 million (65 deals) as compared to US$ 853 million (50 deals) during the corresponding period of 2014.

The top 5 M&A sectors with most number of deals were:

1. IT & ITeS
2. Pharma, Healthcare & Biotech
3. Media & Entertainment
4. Telecom
5. Retail & Consumer

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Also read the other M&A Dealtracker reports released by Grant Thornton India:

M&A Dealtracker May 2015
M&A Dealtracker April 2015
M&A Dealtracker Quarter 1 (January-March) 2015
M&A Dealtracker February 2015
M&A Dealtracker January 2015
M&M&A Dealtracker Annual Edition 2014
M&A Dealtracker August 2014
M&A Dealtracker July 2014
M&A Dealtracker Half Yearly 2014
M&A Dealtracker May 2014
M&A Dealtracker January 2014
M&A Dealtracker Annual Edition 2013
M&A Dealtracker November 2013
M&A Dealtracker October 2013
M&A Dealtracker Quarter 3 (July-September) 2013
M&A Dealtracker August 2013
M&A Dealtracker July 2013
M&A Dealtracker May 2013
M&A Dealtracker April 2013
M&A Dealtracker Quarter 1 (January-March) 2013

 


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