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Deal Activity Slightly Declines in 2016; 2017 Deal Makers Cautious

Aggregate automotive industry M&A deal values for 2016 were down 34% to $41.0 billion compared to $62.1 billion in 2015 according to PwC’s recently released report, PwC Deals: Global Automotive M&A Deals Insights Year-end 2016. Deal volume also saw a slight downtick of 1.4% to 583 deals compared to the 591 deals of 2015. Deal … Continue reading this entry

Technology Companies Continue Their Automotive Invasion

As we have written about before, the difference between technology companies and automotive companies is getting smaller and smaller. That trend continues to progress. Samsung Electronics Ltd. is closer to becoming an auto parts supplier. As reported on AndroidHeadlines.com, “Last month Samsung Electronics acquired a stake in Chinese electric car company BYD, and according to a … Continue reading this entry