Annual M&A 2020

In 2020, 122 transactions were announced in Mexico, representing a decrease of 27.8% in terms of volume versus the prior year. The total disclosed transaction value was of US$3.1 billion (only considering disclosed amounts).

Disclaimer: the data presented in this report is comprised of transactions of mature-stage companies and excludes venture capital and capital raises

In 2020, 24 transactions were announced by Mexican companies abroad, representing a decrease of 40.0% in terms of volume versus the prior year. The total disclosed transaction value was of US$1.5 billion (only considering disclosed amounts).

Disclaimer: the data presented in this report is comprised of transactions of mature-stage companies and excludes venture capital and capital raises

The Mining sector remained the leader in domestic M&A activity during 2020, with 25 announced transactions, representing 20.5% of the total announced transactions in the period.

The Industrial sector remained the leader in M&A activity by Mexican companies abroad during 2020 with 11 transactions, representing 45.8% of the total announced transactions in the period.