Asset shortages and rapid technological change are forcing many to rethink what “infrastructure” really means
Private equity funds targeting the region shook off political and economic change to deliver a record 2017, while economic recovery and reforms in key markets prophesy a strong 2018
A push for greater regulatory clarity combined with the One Belt, One Road initiative could pave the way for an increased focus on overseas dealmaking in 2018
Excludes all domestic transactions
Megadeals: $5 billion+
Large: $1 billion - $4.99 billion
Upper mid-market: $100 million - $999 million
Lower mid-market: $5 million - $99 million
Undisclosed: No deal value publicly available
Occurs when a financial institution, such as private equity firm or venture capitalist realizes its investment in a company. This is usually achieved by selling its stake to a trade buyer or another financial buyer, or by floating the company on the stock exchange.
The purchase of a company's shares in which the acquiring party gains controlling interest of the targeted firm.
A deal that represents an exit for a buyout to another private equity backed vehicle.
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