US M&A in figures
† Indicated by size, where the smallest is US$128,961 million, and the largest is US$546,436 million.
* The Intelligence Forecaster is based on “companies for sale” tracked by Mergermarket in the United States between July 12 2016 and January 12 2017. Mergermarket’s Intelligence Forecaster of predicted deal flow is based on intelligence relating to companies rumored to be for sale, or officially up for sale. It is therefore indicative of sectors that are likely to be most active during 2017.