September Monthly Deals Roundup - Retail
The report provides a review and understanding of mergers and acquisitions (M&As), capital-raising, partnering deals, and agreements entered into by retail companies during September 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 retail market on a monthly basis.
Key Features and Benefits
The report provides detailed analysis on mergers and acquisitions (M&As) activity in the retail industry in September 2012 compared to August 2012, and the trailing twelve month (TTM) average. This provides an insight into the inorganic growth strategies of companies in the industry and competitor tracking.
The report provides a detailed analysis of private equity and venture capital activity in the retail industry in September 2012 compared to August 2012, and the TTMaverage. This provides an insight into investment activity in the industry by financial investors.
The report provides a detailed analysis of capital raising activity, including equity and debt offerings, in the retail industry in September 2012 compared to August2012, and the TTMaverage. 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 retail industry in September 2012 compared to August 2012, and the TTMaverage.
In September, the government of India approved a plan to allow 51% FDI in multi-brand retail in a bold move to reverse the country’s economic decline and boost foreign capital inflows. The opening up of foreign investment in retail is expected to draw Wal-Mart Stores Inc. as the first player to tap the US$505 billion market.
The Carlyle Group announced in September that it had acquired a 60% stake in Tok&Stok, Brazil’s largest specialty furniture retailer by sales, from its founders Ghislaine and RégisDubrule. With Carlyle’s support, the company expects to accelerate its growth in sales, strengthen its customer service, and improve relationships with its partners, including suppliers and employees, in its quest to make good design accessible.
In September, Asia-Pacific dominated the deal activity in terms of volume, representing 35% of the total deal activity recorded during the month; the region recorded 49 transactions in September compared to 42 in August.
Table of contents
1.1 What is this Report About?
1.3 Summary Methodology
2.1 Partnership Deals Could Increase as India Opens up Foreign Investment in Retail
2.2 Carlyle Group Buys 60% Stake in Brazilian Retailer Tok&Stok
3 Deal Analysis
3.1 By Deal Type
3.2 By Channel
3.3 By Region
3.4 Deals in Active Markets
3.5 Deal Size Analysis
3.6 Deal Rationale Analysis
3.7 Main Deals
4.1 About Canadean
List of Tables
Table 1: Active Regions, September 2012
Table 2: Deal Size Analysis, September2012
Table 3: Main Deals, September2012
Table 4: Main PE/VC Deals, September2012
Table 5: Main Capital-Raising Deals, September2012
Table 6: Main Cross-Border M&A Deals, September2012
Table 7: Main Deals in Emerging Markets, September2012
Table 8: Main Rumor Deals, September2012
List of Figures
Figure 1: Deal Volume by Deal type, September2012
Figure 2: Deal Value by Deal type (US$ Million), September2012
Figure 3: Deal Volume by Channel, September2012
Figure 4: Deal Value by Channel (US$ Million), September2012
Figure 5: Deal Volume by Region, September2012
Figure 6: Deal Value by Region (US$ Million), September2012
Figure 7: Analysis of Deals by Deal Rationale (%),September2012
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