Healthcare M&A Watch

M&A Watch 2014 Q2

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Healthcare M&A Watch 2014 Q4 Report Highlights

After a weak showing in Q3, total deal value rose 96% in Q4 2014

  • The total value of pending and concluded mergers and acquisitions rose to $118.7 billion, almost doubling Q2's anemic $60.7 billion.
  • Four of the top five deals in Q4 2014 involved Pharma and biotech firms. The biggest: Actavis' $66 billion offer for Allergan.
  • Pending and completed deal value in the provider sector climbed to $23.4 billion in Q4 2014, up 5.9% from Q3 2014
  • Deal volume continued to slip, with 279 deals in Q4 2014 compared to the 285 deals in Q3 2014 and 287 deals in Q2 2014, the high for the year

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Q: What is Healthcare M&A Watch?
A: Healthcare M&A Watch is a digital report produced on a quarterly basis that covers trending and analysis of U.S. mergers and acquisitions among providers, payers, vendors and pharma/life sciences sectors of the healthcare industry. You can purchase the quarterly report individually for $199.

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