Automotive Update: Third Quarter 2011
Deloitte Corporate Finance LLC
This quarter’s Automotive Update, produced by Deloitte Corporate Finance LLC (DCF), summarizes the most recent transactions within this industry along with information on the most active buyers, current transaction valuation multiples and an overview of the public market’s perception of the industry.
- Global automotive M&A volumes are on pace to reach a five year high.
- Out of the 177 cross border acquisitions in the last year, the United States firms acquired 32 cross border companies compared to 17 cross border acquisitions by the BRIC countries combined.
- Out of the 177 cross border acquisitions in the last year, Japanese firms have acquired 17 cross border companies while Japanese firms were only targeted once.
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