The majority of companies believe that 2019 will be another robust year for M&A activity.
Many companies are having trouble generating sufficient growth organically and are expecting growth to come from an external source, particularly M&A.
If valuations have tempered buyer demand, they’ve had the opposite effect on sellers.
Relentless focus on growth is driving seller interest in divestitures.
Amid premium multiples, both buyers and sellers see prices rising in the year ahead.
Buyers and sellers are equally inclined to partner with an advisor as it pertains to their M&A initiatives, a preference that is unchanged by the market backdrop.
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Most companies believe the M&A market will be strong in 2019, but they also see changes on the horizon.
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