October Monthly Deals Roundup - Consumer Packaged Goods
The report provides a review and understanding of mergers and acquisitions (M&As), capital-raising, partnering deals, and agreements entered into by CPG companies during October 2012.
Introduction and Landscape
Why was the report written?
Using this report, dealmakers will effectively gain an insight into deal activity during the month. Additionally, the report provides an overview of all the partnering, alliances, and M&A deals announced worldwide.
What makes this report unique and essential to read?
The Monthly Report provides the reader with the top-line data necessary to quickly keep abreast of deal activity in the CPG market on a monthly basis.
Key Features and Benefits
The report provides detailed analysis of M&A activity in the CPG industry in October 2012 compared to September 2012, and the trailing twelve month average. This provides an insight into the inorganic growth strategies of companies in the industry and competitor tracking.
The report provides detailed analysis on the private equity and venture capital activity in the CPG industry in October 2012 compared to September 2012, and the trailing twelve month average. This provides an insight into the investment activity in the industry by financial investors.
The report provides detailed analysis on capital raising activity, including equity and debt offerings, in the CPG industry in October 2012 compared to September 2012, and the trailing twelve month average. This provides an insight into the capital raising activity of companies in the industry, including the fund raising trend from both equity and debt capital markets.
The report provides detailed analysis on strategic partnerships in the CPG industry in October 2012 compared to September 2012, and the trailing twelve month average.
There was deterioration in deal activity in the CPG market in almost all segments in October. However, after having replaced food and beverages as the largest segment in CPG deals market, the alcoholic drinks segment remained buoyant and provided a buffer to the overall decline.
Deals in the alcoholic drinks segment were most prominent in Europe during October, while in North America, health & beauty and food deals had precedence. Patheon Inc., a pharma company based in the US, signed an agreement with VION N.V., based in the Netherlands, to acquire Banner Pharmacaps, a producer of soft-gelatin pharmaceutical, over-the-counter, and nutritional consumer products, for a purchase consideration of US$255 million.
Equity offerings activity registered a significant monthly increase rising from US$1,019.7 million in September to US$1,727.3 million in October, which was also substantially above the TTM average of US$803.0 million. The deal activity was primarily driven by the US$3,250 million senior notes offering by Heineken N.V., a beer and cider producer based in the Netherlands.
Table of contents
1.1-What is this Report About?
2.1-Alcoholic Drinks Segment Witnesses Increase While Other Sectors Decline by Volume
2.2-CPG Deals Value Improves Marginally in Europe
3-Deal Volume and Value Analysis
3.1-By Deal Type
3.4-Deals in Active Markets
3.5-Deal Size Analysis
3.6-Deal Rationale Analysis
List of Tables
Table 1: Active Regions, October 2012
Table 2: Deal Size Analysis, October 2012
Table 3: Main Deals, October 2012
Table 4: Main PE/VC Deals, October 2012
Table 5: Main Capital-Raising Deals, October 2012
Table 6: Main Cross-Border M&A Deals, October 2012
Table 7: Main Deals in Emerging Markets, October 2012
Table 8: Main Rumor Deals, October 2012
List of Figures
Figure 1: Deal Volume by Deal Type, October 2012
Figure 2: Deal Value by Deal Type (US$ Million), October 2012
Figure 3: Deal Volume by Segment, October 2012
Figure 4: Deal Value by Segment (US$ Million), October 2012
Figure 5: Deal Volume by Region, October 2012
Figure 6: Deal Value by Region (US$ Million), October 2012
Figure 7: Analysis of Deals by Deal Rationale (%), October 2012
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