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May 13, 2022

Construction & Real Estate industry M&A deals total $17.2bn in Europe in April 2021

Total construction & real estate industry M&A deals worth $17.2bn were announced in Europe in April 2021, led by $15.32bn merger of Suez and Veolia Environnement, according to GlobalData’s deals database.

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The value marked an increase of 403.2% over the previous month of $3.41bn and a rise of 472% when compared with the last 12-month average of $3bn.

Europe held a 48.38% share of the global construction & real estate industry M&A deal value that totalled $35.47bn in April 2021. With a 43.76% share and deals worth $15.52bn, France was the top country in Europe’s M&A deal value across construction & real estate industry.

In terms of M&A deal activity, Europe recorded 32 deals during April 2021, marking a decrease of 54.93% over the previous month and a drop of 33.33% over the 12-month average. The UK recorded seven deals during the month.

Europe construction & real estate industry M&A deals in April 2021: Top deals

The top five construction & real estate industry M&A deals accounted for 99.6% of the overall value during April 2021.

The combined value of the top five construction & real estate deals stood at $17.09bn, against the overall value of $17.2bn recorded for the month.

The top five construction & real estate industry M&A deals of April 2021 tracked by GlobalData were:

1) $15.32bn merger deal with Suez and Veolia Environnement

2) The $922.4m acquisition of Globalworth Real Estate Investments by Zakiono Enterprises

3) Aroundtown and CPI Property Group $553.16m acquisition deal with Globalworth Real Estate Investments

4) The $200.73m acquisition of Aegide Management by AG2R La Mondiale

5) Ciftay Insaat Taahhut ve Ticaret $95m acquisition deal with Baticim Bati Anadolu Cimento Sanayii

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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.

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