League Tables Affirm Robust Market

Bizouati, Yaƫl
April 2007
Investment Dealers' Digest;4/9/2007, Vol. 73 Issue 14, p20
Trade Publication
The article presents information on the worldwide merger and acquisition (M&) activity during the first quarter of 2007. It is stated that the U.S. announced the maximum number of M& transactions, followed by Europe. Goldman Sachs & Co. was at the top in the U.S. According to James Elliott, global co-head of JP Morgan's M&, the growth has been due to low exchange rates and private equity liquidity. The article also presents several charts related to the same.


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