November 23, 2015 – Solganick & Co. has issued its latest M&A update on the Financial Technology (FinTech) sector for November 2015.

Here are some of the highlights:

 

 

 

M&A Activity: Financial Technology

Deal ActivityFirst Nine Months 2015First Nine Months 2014% Increase
# of Deals1401317%
Total Reported Deal Value ($ mil)34,93013,200165%
Median Reported Deal Value ($ mil)644542%

 

 

Global M&A Update

Global M&A volume surpassed $4.2 tr for the first time on record, the highest volume since 2007 ($3.59 tr). Third quarter M&A alone was over $1tr, marking the first consecutive trillion-dollar plus quarter for worldwide M&A in fifteen years.

 

U.S. M&A Update

U.S M&A volume has reached $2.03tr for 2015 YTD, a 55% increase from 2014. This accounts for 48% of the total global M&A of $4.22bn, the highest share since 1999. Despite expectations of an impending Federal Rate increase in late 2015 or early 2016, 2015 is already the biggest year for US targeted M&A deals.

 

You can download the complete report here: Solganick & Co – FinTech MnA Update (Nov 2015)

 


 

Solganick & Co. provides M&A advisory and investment banking exclusively to the software, IT services and digital media industry sectors. Its professionals have completed over $20 billion in transactions to date.  The company was founded in 2009 (originally as Generation Equity Advisors, LLC) and has landed a number of successful engagements within the sectors it covers. With offices located in Los Angeles (West Hollywood) and San Francisco, CA, Solganick & Co. provides both l0cal and global support to buy-side and sell-side M&A transactions. For more information go to: solganick.com