M&A May 2022

In May 2022, 16 transactions were announced in Mexico, representing an increase of 10 transactions versus the prior month’s volume. Compared to the same period last year, the volume of transactions decreased by 17.2%.

In May 2022, 5 transactions were announced by Mexican companies abroad, representing an increase of 1 transaction versus the prior month’s volume. Compared to the same YTD period from last year, the volume of transactions increased by 88.9%.

The Mining sector leads in the domestic M&A activity in Mexico, with 9 announced transactions as of May 2022 YTD, which represents 18.8% of the total announced transactions in the period.

The Industrial sector leads M&A activity by Mexican companies abroad, with 5 announced transactions as of May 2022 YTD, representing 29.4% of the total announced transactions in the period.