Chemicals - Executive Summary Q2 2018

Published on: 06/25/2018

Merger and acquisition (M&A) activity in the Chemicals industry remains healthy as both private equity and strategic operators demonstrate continued interest in the space and have competed to win deals.  Through the first half of 2018, various mega-deals announced in previous years – most notably the merger between E.I. du Ponte by Dow Chemical as well as the acquisition of Monsanto by Bayer – have closed upon receiving regulatory approval and by completing various regulatory driven divestitures.  During the first half of 2018, Capstone Headwaters has identified 85 announced or closed deals involving target companies headquartered in the US.

 

Key Contacts

David Bench

Managing Director

Tracy Patch

Director