Analysis of the key themes driving M&A activity reveals that environmental sustainability accounted for 297 power deals announced in Q2 2023, worth a total value of $25bn. The $6bn acquisition of Iberdrola Mexico by Mexico Infrastructure Partners was the industry’s largest disclosed deal. GlobalData’s Power Industry Mergers and Acquisitions Deals report for Q2 2023 uncovers key trends behind the power market M&A deals and helps gain a comprehensive understanding of the disruptive themes driving most notable to deals. Buy the report here.
In value terms, environmental sustainability-related deal activity decreased by 2% in Q2 2023 compared with the previous quarter’s total of $25.6bn and rose by 29% as compared to Q2 2022. Related deal volume decreased by 3% in Q2 2023 versus the previous quarter and was 19% higher than in Q2 2022.
The top-ranked financial advisors supporting these M&A deals in Q2 2023 were Barclays; Ernst & Young Global; Rothschild & Co with 5, 5, 5 deals respectively.
The top-ranked legal advisors supporting these M&A deals in Q2 2023 were Dentons UK and Middle East; Kirkland & Ellis; Watson Farley & Williams with 8, 8, 7 deals respectively.
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