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Update: Industrials & Manufacturing M&A Update – October, 2017

October, 2017

For the 2017 YTD period, strategic buyers accounted for 90% of the Industrials and Manufacturing M&A transactions with
financial buyers making up the difference; during 2016, strategic buyers accounted for approximately 88% of the transactions.

Select recent notable publicly announced M&A transactions:

– Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) acquired Orbital ATK, Inc. (NYSE:OA) for approximately $9.38 billion.

– United Technologies Corporation (NYSE:UTX) acquired Rockwell Collins, Inc. (NYSE:COL) for approximately $30.94 billion.

– Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE:JEC) acquired CH2M HILL Companies, Ltd. for approximately $3.38 billion.

– Apollo Global Management, LLC (NYSE:APO) acquired West Corporation for approximately $5.13 billion.

– Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec; SUEZ SA (ENXTPA:SEV) acquired SUEZ Water Technologies & Solutions for approximately $3.37 billion.