Strategic drivers for mergers and acquisitions US 2017 and 2018

This statistic illustrates the share of strategic drivers for mergers and acquisitions (M&As) in the United States in 2017 and 2018, according to corporations. It can be seen that the share of M&As that took place in order to acquire new technology fell from 20 percent in 2017 to 15 percent in 2018, whilst the share of M&As that took place to expand or diversify products or services increased from 16 percent in 2017 to 19 percent in 2018.

Share of strategic drivers for mergers and acquisitions (M&As) in the United States in 2017 and 2018

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Source

Release date

December 2018

Region

United States

Survey time period

4th September 2018 to 14th September 2018

Number of respondents

750*

Special properties

Executives at corporations and private equity firms

Supplementary notes

* Consists of 750 executives at US headquartered corporations. Figures for 2017 include 766 executives at US headquartered corporations.

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