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Mixed picture for global M&A activity in first half of 2019

Merger and acquisition (M&A) deals in North America and Asia-Pacific are set to rise this year while Europe, the Middle East and Africa and Latin America are forecast to see falls, according to data from Intralinks Deal Flow Predictor.

Record deal flow in Q2 for Asian venture capital

Asian venture capital markets reported a record second quarter aggregate deal value rise to $47bn, according to Preqin data.

Intense competition for infrastructure assets kicks off competitive pricing

Rising demand for infrastructure assets by a growing number of investors with available funds is fuelling prices and intense competition, according to a report by market intelligence firm Preqin.

Mixed signals as Europe’s private equity sector continues to struggle to attract capital

Financial and political uncertainties continue to undermine the potential growth of European private equity and venture capital markets, according to a report by PitchBook Data.