M&A Features

Asia Pacific 2018 IPO roundup

When considering initial public offerings (IPOs) by targets based in Asia Pacific that were announced in 2018, you would be forgiven for focusing on multi-billion-dollar listings by the likes of China Tower, Foxconn, Softbank and Xiomi.

Payments technology M&A shows no sign of slowing down yet

The value of mergers and acquisitions targeting the global payments technology industry announced over the last three and a half weeks is already on its way to reaching the USD 37,172 million-worth of deals announced in the whole of 2018, according to Zephyr, the M&A database published by Bureau can Dijk.

2018 IPO roundup

The stock market saw numerous highly-anticipated and some long-awaited initial public offerings (IPOs) in 2018, not least by the likes of Dropbox and Siemens Healthineers, and of course not forgetting the surprisingly unconventional listing of Spotify.