M&A December 2020

In December 2020, 14 transactions were announced in Mexico, representing an increase of 6 in terms of volume versus the prior month. Compared to December 2019 YTD, the December 2020 YTD volume of transactions decreased 27.8%.

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

In December 2020, 2 transactions were announced by Mexican companies abroad, without representing a change in terms of volume versus the prior month. Compared to December 2019 YTD, the December 2020 YTD volume of transactions decreased by 40.0%.

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 remains the leader in domestic M&A activity in Mexico, with 25 announced transactions as of December YTD  2020, representing 20.5% of the total announced transactions in the period.

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