Banking and Payments Industry Mergers and Acquisitions Deals by Top Themes in 2022 – Thematic Intelligence

Pages: 22 Published: February 13, 2023 Report Code: GDMA-TR-M025AD

This report analyzes the disruptive themes that have driven M&A activity in 2022 in the Banking & Payments Sector


This report provides an overview of merger and acquisition activity globally in 2022 in Banking & Payments Sector

It identifies the themes driving most notable to deals announced in 2022 in the Banking & Payments Sector

Key Highlights

The banking & payments sector saw 3,424 M&A deals worth $365 billion in 2022, a drop of 29% from 2021 in terms of deal value. The sector M&A market also recorded 66 deals with value greater than or equal to $1 billion in 2022, compared to 108 such deals in 2021.

Reasons to Buy

Companies who invest in the right themes become success stories; those who miss the big themes end up as failures. If you want to understand the themes that drive an industry, simply look at the list of recent mergers and acquisitions (M&A).

In this report we have listed down the most notable deals in banking & payments sector to make it easy for our clients to get a view of themes disrupting the sector and prepare for the future.

Key Players

Housing Development Finance
TD Bank
Kuwait Finance House
Royal Bank of Canada
Brookfield Business Partners
Brookfield Asset Management
ASR Nederland
Zhongyuan Bank
GIC and Dream Industrial
Global Payments
United Overseas Bank
Australia and New Zealand Banking
Barclays Bank UK
W. P. Carey
DBS Group
RBC Wealth Management
Madison Dearborn
First Horizon
Ahli United Bank
HSBC Bank Canada
CDK Global
Baring Private Equity Asia
Aegon Nederland
Bank of Luoyang
Bank of Pingdingshan
Jiaozuo China Travel
Summit Industrial Income Real Estate Investment Trust
EVO Payments
Suncorp Bank
Varroc Engineering
Corporate Property Associates 18
Brewin Dolphin
London Stock Exchange
Mitsubishi Corporation
UBS Asset

Table of Contents

Executive Summary

Review of the banking & payments M&A deals in 2022

Themes driving the banking & payments M&A deals in 2022

Appendix 1: Deal selection criteria

Appendix 2: Our thematic research methodology


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