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Quarter 4 Review

October - December 2018

Acquisitions

114
-14.93% on last quarter

Exits

44
-32.31% on last quarter

Acquisitions vs Exits

Acquisitions

October - 42
November - 7
December - 65

Exits

October - 24
November - 3
December - 17

Acquisitions by sector

  • 1.8%Agriculture
  • 14%Business & support services
  • 3.5%Construction, services & products
  • 7%Consumer
  • 4.4%Finance & property
  • 4.4%Food & drink
  • 11.4%Health, education & public services
  • 1.8%Industrial
  • 2.6%Leisure activities
  • 1.8%Life sciences & pharmaceuticals
  • 13.2%Manufacturing
  • 0.9%Manufacturing - high tech & electronics
  • 0.9%Media & publishing
  • 2.6%Oil, gas, energy & utilities
  • 0.9%Renewable energy
  • 1.8%Retail & distribution
  • 20.2%Software & IT services
  • 3.5%Transport & logistics
  • 3.5%Travel