In reviewing the current state of private equity in Australia, we met with Grant Koch, partner at law firm DLA Piper, to get his outlook on the local market.
The Intralinks Deal Flow Predictor forecasts nominally flat growth in the number of M&A deals to be announced through the first nine months of 2016 YoY.
The latest Intralinks Sentiment Survey reveals that uncertainty amidst business professionals is likely to decrease M&A activity in the upcoming quarter.
The quarter's Intralinks Deal Flow Predictor data reveals an 11 percent increase year-over-year (YoY) in early-stage M&A activity globally.
The Intralinks DFP, which provides M&A deal volumes and market trends through Q2 2015, shows an increase of 1 percent QoQ and a 12 percent YoY increase.
Over 4,000 professionals and students from more than 100 countries competed in the 2014 Financial Modeling World Championships, ModelOff competition.
Earn-outs continue to be popular in the Australian private M&A & private equity market, as a method for bridging the valuation gap between buyers & sellers.