Wednesday, October 9, 2013
Low volumes but increasing deals activity in Swiss M&A market
The Swiss M&A market showed a mixed picture in the third quarter of 2013 according to a media release published by Ernst&Young. On the one hand, the market was characterized by continuing low deal volume, totaling CHF 5.2 billion. This represents a slight decline of four percent, compared to the previous quarter. In contrast, deal activity gained momentum with 162 recorded transactions, reflecting a significant increase in comparison to previous quarters.