Since 2008, more than 155 Merger and Acquisition (M&A) deals have been announced involving Malta based targets
Malta - based M&A Activity
Since 2008, more than 155 Merger and Acquisition (M&A) deals have been announced involving Malta-based targets. Many other deals never hit the headlines. While the financial services, gaming and ICT sectors have captured most of the action, KPMG is seeing exponential developments across the mid-market sphere, including in other services offerings, importation and retail spaces.The company expects local deal-making activity to persist on a growth trajectory as M&A is increasingly featuring on the agenda of business owners, boards and management.These are indeed exciting times, with local M&A spurred on by economic recovery, lower cost of finance and encouraging levels of investor and market confidence.
With dedicated M&A professionals and industry champions in its local office, and close integration with its leading global M&A network, KPMG is increasingly called in for opportunity landscape discussions. The advisory team considersone’s strategic objectives, walks through the deal process, shares insights and experiences, and builds a list of potential targets to engage in discussions, enabling a business driver or owner to appreciate the potential risks and opportunities from an M&A deal. Will you be making deals in 2017?
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