M&A October 2020

In October 2020, 8 transactions were announced in Mexico, representing a decrease of 1 in terms of volume versus the prior month. Compared to October 2019 YTD, October 2020 YTD volume of transactions decreased 29.6%.

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

In October 2020, 4 transactions were announced by Mexican companies abroad, representing an increase of 3 in terms of volume versus the prior month. Compared to October 2019 YTD, October 2020 YTD volume of transactions decreased by 37.5%.

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 23 announced transactions as of October YTD  2020, representing 23.0% of the total announced transactions in the period.

The Industrial sector remains the leader in M&A activity by Mexican companies abroad, with 8 transactions as of October YTD  2020, representing 40.0% of the total announced transactions in the period.