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Tuesday 29 January 2019

*NEW RESEARCH* UK SITS M&A bounces back in 2018

chartAfter a relatively muted 2017, and despite the political and economic concerns and stock market volatility both globally and in the UK, merger and acquisition activity in the UK software and IT services (SITS) sector during 2018 broadly recovered to 2016 levels, according to data from corporate finance firm, Regent Partners. Underpinning the numbers was a 16% increase in UK domestic deals and a 24% increase in the number of acquisitions of UK SITS companies by overseas buyers.

Subscribers to the TechMarketView Foundation Service can read our annual summary of corporate activity in the UK SITS sector in our latest report, IndustryViews Corporate Activity – 2018 Review, downloadable now.

Posted by HotViews Editor at '07:55' - Tagged: acquisition