M&A technology valuations: target company key attributes in Europe 2014

In your last acquisition, which of the following attributes of the target company was important in determining its valuation?

by Statista Research Department, last edited Jan 29, 2015
M&A technology valuations: target company key attributes in Europe 2014 The statistic presents the key attributes of target companies, which fuelled the most recent M&A valuations, according to the senior executives from the European TMT sector as of the third quarter of 2014. Respondents identified potential future growth of the target company as having the most significant impact on the valuation (according to 27 percent of respondents) and therefore motivating most recent purchase decisions.
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In your last acquisition, which of the following attributes of the target company was important in determining its valuation?

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Share of respondents
Potential future growth27%
Geographic reach
access to markets
21%
Access to capital11%
Market share11%
Profitability11%
Talent & acqui-hiring7%
Customer base6%
Intellectual property4%
Software2%
Share of respondents
Potential future growth27%
Geographic reach
access to markets
21%
Access to capital11%
Market share11%
Profitability11%
Talent & acqui-hiring7%
Customer base6%
Intellectual property4%
Software2%
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by Statista Research Department, last edited Jan 29, 2015
The statistic presents the key attributes of target companies, which fuelled the most recent M&A valuations, according to the senior executives from the European TMT sector as of the third quarter of 2014. Respondents identified potential future growth of the target company as having the most significant impact on the valuation (according to 27 percent of respondents) and therefore motivating most recent purchase decisions.
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