Construction & real estate industry deals in September 2020 total $8.25bn globally

20 October 2020 (Last Updated October 20th, 2020 14:37)

Construction & real estate industry deals in September 2020 total $8.25bn globally

Total construction & real estate industry deals for September 2020 worth $8.25bn were announced globally, according to GlobalData’s deals database.

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The value marked a decrease of 40.2% over the previous month and a drop of 58.9% when compared with the last 12-month average of $20.08bn.

In terms of number of deals, the sector saw a drop of 18.1% over the last 12-month average with 163 deals against the average of 199 deals.

In value terms, Asia-Pacific led the activity with deals worth $3.42bn.

Construction & real estate industry deals in September 2020: Top deals

The top five construction & real estate deals accounted for 50.2% of the overall value during September 2020.

The combined value of the top five construction & real estate deals stood at $4.14bn, against the overall value of $8.25bn recorded for the month.

The top five construction & real estate industry deals of September 2020 tracked by GlobalData were:

1) Apollo Global Management's $2.7bn private equity deal with Abu Dhabi Property Leasing HoldingRSC Limited

2) The $540m private equity deal with Leopalace21 by Fortress Investment Group

3) Finansa's $357.66m acquisition of MK Real Estate Development

4) The $297.75m acquisition of Guangzhou Zhentong DevelopmentLimited by Shenzhen Run Investment Consulting

5) Yamada Denki's acquisition of Hinokiya Holdings for $247.67m.

Verdict deals analysis methodology

This analysis considers only announced and completed deals from the GlobalData financial deals database and excludes all terminated and rumoured deals. Country and industry are defined according to the headquarters and dominant industry of the target firm. The term 'acquisition' refers to both completed deals and those in the bidding stage.

GlobalData tracks real-time data concerning all merger and acquisition, private equity/venture capital and asset transaction activity around the world from thousands of company websites and other reliable sources.

More in-depth reports and analysis on all reported deals are available for subscribers to GlobalData’s deals database.