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M&A activity falls by 27% in H1

M&A activity falls by 27% in H1
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First Published: Thu, Jul 14 2011. 05 30 PM IST
Updated: Thu, Jul 14 2011. 05 30 PM IST
Bangalore: Mergers and acquisitions (M&A) activity fell nearly 27% in the first half of this year compared with the same period last year, on concerns over recent corporate and government scandals, tax disputes and multiple interest rate hikes, a report released on Thursday has found.
Januray to June this year saw 115 M&As worth $22.9 billion, compared with 145 deals valued at $ 31.3 billin in the same period last year, according to the report by Mergermarket Ltd, an independent M&A intelligence service.
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First Published: Thu, Jul 14 2011. 05 30 PM IST
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