In the German financial services industry, there were 12 M&A deals announced in Q2 2023, worth a total value of $979.4m, according to GlobalData’s Deals Database. The $491.4m acquisition of airplus international by seb kort bank was the industry’s largest disclosed deal. A thorough analysis of the disruptive themes, the M&A activity and most notable deals are included in GlobalData’s Banking and Payments Industry Mergers and Acquisitions Deals by Top Themes report. Buy the report here.

In volume terms, M&A activity in Germany increased by 20% in Q2 2023 versus the previous quarter and was 8% lower than in Q2 2022.

The top-ranked financial advisors supporting these M&A deals in Germany in Q2 2023 were Goldman Sachs Group; JPMorgan Chase & Co; Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken with 1, 1, 1 deals respectively.

The top-ranked legal advisorss supporting these M&A deals in Germany Q2 2023 were Hengeler Mueller Partnerschaft von Rechtsanwalten mbB; Taylor Wessing; Clyde & Co with 2, 2, 1 deals respectively.

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This content was updated on 18 July 2023

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GlobalData’s Deals Database tracks global deal activity, including mergers, acquisitions, capital raising, strategic alliances, and licensing agreements. Proprietary analysis is used to group deals into key thematic areas and granular sectors across the world’s largest industries.

This analysis considers only announced and completed deals from the GlobalData financial deals database and excludes all terminated and rumoured deals. Deal type includes Acquisition, Asset transactions and Mergers.