Latin America M&As Decline 44 Percent

The sale of Repsol's LNG assets in Peru became Latin America's largest announced M&A deal in the first half. (Photo: PeruLNG)

Repsol Peru LNG sale largest M&A during first half.

BY LATINVEX STAFF

Peru accounted for the largest announced mergers and acquisitions in the first half, while two other announced M&As in Peru also made the top ten deals during the first six months of the year, according to Thomson Reuters. 

Latin America mergers and acquisitions picked up in the second quarter, with the announced value reaching nearly twice as much as during the first quarter. However, that was not enough to offset a 44 percent decline in first half value compared with the same period last year.

The $4.9 billion sale of Repsol’s Peru LNG assets to Royal Dutch Shell was Latin America’s largest M&A deal in the first half, while the ...

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THE NUMBERS

Latin America's Top 10 Deals (1H 2013)

Brazil's Top 10 Deals (1H 2013)

Latin America's Top 25 Legal M&A Advisors (1H 2013)

Brazil's Top 25 Legal M&A Advisors (1H 2013)

 

 


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