M&A in Tech, Media, and Telecom Industry, Top Themes in H1 2021 Presentation – Thematic Research
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If you want to understand the themes that drive an industry, simply look at the list of recent mergers and acquisitions (M&A). This M&A in Tech, Media, and Telecom Industry, Top Themes in H1 2021 Presentation report analyzes the disruptive themes that drove M&A activity across the technology, media, and telecoms (TMT) industry in the first six months of 2021.
This report provides an overview of merger and acquisition activity in the global TMT market in H1 2021.
It identifies the M&A deals announced in the TMT market between 1 January 2021 and 30 June 2021 and provides comprehensive sector-by-sector analysis of the themes driving this activity.
In the first six months of 2021, M&A deal value in the tech, media, and telecom (TMT) sector totaled $555bn, up 169% from the same period of the previous year. The number of deals recorded by GlobalData was also up sharply from H1 2020, increasing by 93% to 481.
The software and services sector accounted for 58% of overall TMT M&A deal volume in H1 2021, amounting to 278 deals. The sector also accounted for half of the overall deal value, with deals worth a combined $278bn announced during the six-month period.
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This report offers a unique perspective on M&A activity in the TMT sector by focusing on the themes driving deals. This allows for a deeper understanding of the themes that are shaping the industry.
It provides analysis of M&A activity in major georgraphic regions, including North America, Europe, and Asia-Pacific.
It looks at the rise of special purpose acquisition companies (SPACs) and highlights their role in driving M&A deal activity.
It evaluates the M&A deals announced by the leading technology companies (Google, Amazon, Facebook, Apple, and Microsoft), identifying the five themes on which are focusing.
Aakash Educational Services
Advanced Info Service Public
Alkuri Global Acquisition (Ark Global)
Ascendant Digital Acquisition
Babylon Healthcare Services
Big Hit America (formerly Big Hit Entertainment )
Booz Allen Hamilton
Broadridge Financial Solutions
Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ)
Careismatic Brands (formerly Strategic Partners)
CCC Information Services
Cellebrite Mobile Synchronization
Cerberus Telecom Acquisition
Climate Change Crisis Real Impact I Acquisition (CRIS)
Cloudyn Software Ltd
CM Life Sciences
Digital Colony Management
DNS:NET Internet Service
DuPont de Nemours
Falcon Capital Acquisition (FCAC)
FiberCo Solucoes de Infraestrutura
Foley Trasimene Acquisition
Gilat Satellite Networks
GlobeNet Brasil Telecom
Gulf Energy Development
International Business Machines
Janus Henderson Group
Khosla Ventures Acquisition
KKR & Co
KORE Wireless Group
La Banque des Territoires
Laird Performance Materials
Lakestar SPAC I
Liberty IT Solutions
Live Oak Acquisition
Local Media Group
LogMeIn London Ltd
Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets (MIRA)
Madison Square Garden Entertainment
McGraw Hill Companies
Nebula Caravel Acquisition
New Beginnings Acquisition
Pershing Square Tontine
Pet Supplies Plus US
PT EPID Menara AssetCo
PT Indointernet (Indonet)
QTS Realty Trust
Quincy Media (formerly Quincy Newspapers)
Santa Cruz Works
Shanghai Mutong Technology
Signa Sports United (SSU)
Social Capital Hedosophia
Social Finance (SoFi)
Spacecom Satellite Communications
Stone Point Capital
Supermarket Grocery Supplies (Big Basket)
Supernova Partners Acquisition
Talkspace (Groop Internet Platform)
The Blackstone Group
Think and Learn
Thoma Bravo Advantage
TPG Pace Tech Opportunities
Universal Music Group
Wideopenwest (WOW! Internet)
Zego (formerly CasaiQ)
Table of Contents
TMT M&A market – Review of H1 2020
Top themes driving M&A deals in TMT, H1 2021
Software and services themes
Internet and media themes
Telecom services themes
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