M&A August 2021

In August 2021, 12 transactions were announced in Mexico, representing a decrease of 2 transactions in terms of volume versus the prior month. Compared to the same period from last year, the August 2021 YTD volume of transactions increased 2.4%.

In August 2021, 3 transactions were announced by Mexican companies abroad, representing an increase of 2 transactions in terms of volume versus the prior month.  Compared to the same period from last year, the August 2021 YTD volume of transactions decreased by 6.7%.

The Financial sector remains the leader in domestic M&A activity in Mexico, with 14 announced transactions, as of August 2021 YTD, which represents 16.5% of the total announced transactions in the period.

The Industrial sector remains the leader in abroad M&A activity by Mexican companies, with 6 announced transactions, as of August 2021 YTD, representing 42.9% of the total announced transactions in the period.