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Deals and Exits Snapshot for June 2015


7/6/15

Middle market private equity transactions edged higher in June increasing by 21 deals when compared to last month. Although the number of transactions increased, the amount of capital invested in June decreased by $1.5 billion when compared to May as very few larger transactions closed in May compared to a substantially larger number of smaller middle market deals.

While investment activity remains at a moderated pace, exit activity continues to remain strong for many private equity firms as evidenced by the roughly $4 billion spread between capital invested and capital exited. With relatively cheap leverage available for quality transactions and increasing competition on most deals from strategic buyers, valuations continue to remain at high levels extending the sellers’ market.

For more information, please contact Jeremy Swan, a CohnReznick principal and National Director of the Firm’s Private Equity and Venture Capital Industry Practice, at jeremy.swan@cohnreznick.com or 646-625-5716.

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