Infographic: Canadian M&A Market Recap for October 2017

Infographic: Canadian M&A Market Recap for October 2017

Compiled by Valitas Capital Partners, this infographic provides a quick snapshot of merger and acquisition activity in the Canadian market for the previous month.

Market Update:

One hundred and eighty-two Canadian M&A transactions closed in October. Year to date, M&A closed deal count is 3.4% higher than the comparable period in 2016. The Canadian dollar depreciated relative to the U.S. dollar by 1.17 cents, ending the month at 79 cents. WTI Crude oil prices rose by 7.1% in October, ending the month at $55.64 per barrel.

Valitas Insights

Over at their blog, the Valitas team provides a case study and practical insights for sellers into how to make sense of private market M&A advisory fees.