SOFTWARE M&A VALUE INCREASES FOR THE THIRD CONSECUTIVE QUARTER

According to Berkery Noyes’ Software report for third quarter 2015, volume underwent a slight uptick over the prior quarter, from 502 to 507 deals. The number of transactions year-to-date increased six percent compared to the corresponding timeframe in 2014. Aggregate value rose 24 percent relative to the previous quarter, from $33.8 billion to $41.7 billion…. View Article

DEAL VOLUME RISES WHILE VALUE STAYS NEARLY CONSTANT IN THE INFORMATION INDUSTRY

Berkery Noyes’ Information report for first half 2015 revealed that total transaction volume rose five percent since second half 2014. Aggregate value was nearly flat at $112.63 billion. Of note, the peak for volume throughout the past two-and-a-half years occurred in first half 2015, whereas value reached its zenith in first half 2014. In terms of… View Article

EDUCATION DEAL ACTIVITY EXPERIENCES STRONG GROWTH IN K-12 MEDIA AND TECH

Berkery Noyes’ Education report for first half 2015 showed that total transaction volume improved nine percent on a half year basis. In addition, private equity volume rose 38 percent, with a total of 51 transactions in first half 2015. Aggregate value increased 29 percent, from $4.75 billion to $6.11 billion. The peak for volume over… View Article

CAPITAL MARKETS TRANSACTION VOLUME REBOUNDS STRONGLY IN FIRST HALF 2015

Berkery Noyes’ Financial Technology report for first half 2015 indicated that total transaction volume decreased seven. Aggregate deal value increased 17 percent, from $16.21 billion to $18.90 billion. When compared to first half 2014, volume rose 14 percent and value gained 63 percent. The peak for volume throughout the last 30 months occurred in second… View Article