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August 23, 2022

Europe’s construction & real estate industry saw a drop of 55.56% in deal activity during July 2022

By Carmen

Europe’s construction & real estate industry saw a drop of 55.56% in deal activity during July 2022, when compared with the last 12-month average, led by Spirax-Sarco Engineering’s $272.84m acquisition of Vulcanic, according to GlobalData’s deals database.

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A total of 36 construction & real estate industry deals worth $418.9m were announced for the region in July 2022, against the 12-month average of 81 deals.

Of all the deal types, M&A saw most activity in July 2022 with 28 transactions, representing a 77.8% share for the region.

In second place was venture financing with six deals, followed by private equity deals with two transactions, respectively capturing a 16.7% and 5.6% share of the overall deal activity for the month.

In terms of value of deals, M&A was the leading category in Europe’s construction & real estate industry with $376.91m, followed by venture financing deals totalled $41.97m.

Europe construction & real estate industry deals in July 2022: Top deals

The top five construction & real estate deals accounted for 97.6% of the overall value during July 2022.

The combined value of the top five construction & real estate deals stood at $408.62m, against the overall value of $418.9m recorded for the month.

The top five construction & real estate industry deals of July 2022 tracked by GlobalData were:

1) Spirax-Sarco Engineering $272.84m acquisition deal with Vulcanic

2) The $97.97m acquisition of France Galva by GALVA UNION and SOFIGALVA

3) A/O Proptech,AldeA Ventures,Breega Capital,Foundamental,Giuseppe Zocco,Redalpine Venture Partners and Seaya Andromeda $25.45m venture financing deal with 011h

4) The $6.26m venture financing of Properti by Ertan Wittwer,Migros Digital Solutions and Serpentine Ventures

5) Fasadgruppen Sverige $6.11m acquisition deal with RKC Construction

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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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