Being a leading global provider of virtual data rooms for the last 16 years has allowed us to stay on top of the fast-paced M&A industry. The Intralinks Deal Flow Indicator (DFI), which tracks global sell-side mandates and deals reaching due diligence prior to public announcement, gives us insight
Here are the ten most noteworthy M&A deals for October 2013.
The Intralinks DFI is unique – a predictive indicator of future M&A activity, about six months ahead of deals being announced. There are plenty of companies that track M&A activity retrospectively, but only Intralinks gives dealmakers a data-driven forecast, of how the global M&A market will perform over the next few quarters.
The Intralinks Deal Flow Indicator is a unique predictive indicator of future M&A activity. When compared to actual deal volume reported by Thomson Reuters, the Intralinks DFI is a statistically reliable indicator of future deal activity about 6 months before deals are actually announced.
Deal volumes remain high according to the Intralinks DFI, and this is reflected in the reported deal activity over the last month.
The early part of 2013 showed some settling down in the Asia Pacific M&A market after a stellar fourth quarter in 2012.
The Australian economy is in a very strong position compared to most locales around the globe. The current environment is perfectly suited to local business adopting a predatory role in global business transactions by seizing opportunities, moving decisively and adapting to new trends in due diligence.
Recently we announced the results of our Q2 2013 Deal Flow Indicator (DFI) which was presented in association with Remark, the Mergermarket’s Group research and publications division.