For the 2017 YTD period, strategic buyers accounted for 95% of the IT Services M&A transactions with financial buyers making up the difference; during 2016, strategic buyers accounted for approximately 87% of the transactions.
Select recent notable publicly announced M&A transactions:
– Alipay (UK) Limited acquired MoneyGram International, Inc. (NasdaqGS:MGI) for approximately $2.15 billion.
– GIC Special Investments Pte. Ltd.; Golden Gate Private Equity, Inc acquired NeuStar, Inc. for approximately $2.94 billion.
– Peak 10 Holding Corporation acquired ViaWest, Inc. for approximately $1.68 billion.
– The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) acquired BAM Technologies, LLC for approximately $1.58 billionDownload Report