2020 SS&C Intralinks M&A Leaks Report

Find out the why, and where.

2019 SS&C Intralinks Annual M&A Leaks Report cover

In the new report — produced in association with Acuris Studios and The M&A Research Centre at The Business School (formerly Cass), City, University of London — you’ll discover: 

  • Where, by country and region, leaks have flourished in the pre-COVID era
  • One of the most notable deal leak statistics in a decade
  • Crucial data on the effect of leaks on transactions

Plus, the new report provides surprising data on the premium that leaks command — and the impact of leaks on rival bids.

Compiled from a sample of more than 8,000 deals over the past decade, the SS&C Intralinks Annual Leaks Report 2020 is based on examining qualified deals that, within about 40 days prior to deal announcement, had returns that were statistically significant from expectation. 

29 September 2020