Global sentiment on the M&A market has increased slightly since last quarter, according to the Intralinks Global M&A Sentiment Survey.
New research by Intralinks reaffirms the growing influence of social media and online deal sourcing networks on the M&A industry.
2015 is on track to match 2014’s annual fundraising total. Through Q1 of 2015, 151 private equity funds secured $94 billion in capital commitments.
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.