Analysis of the key themes driving M&A activity reveals that digital banking accounted for 15 financial services deals announced in Q3 2023, worth a total value of $3.4bn. The $2.5bn merger of IDFC and IDFC First Bank and U.S. Bancorp was the industry’s largest disclosed deal. GlobalData’s Banking and Payments Industry Mergers and Acquisitions Deals by Top Themes report for Q3 2023 unveils the driving forces behind the M&A activities in the industry, providing crucial insights into trends and shifts. Buy the report here.
In value terms, digital banking-related deal activity increased by 541% in Q3 2023 compared with the previous quarter’s total of $530.1m and rose by 151% as compared to Q3 2022. Related deal volume increased by 88% in Q3 2023 versus the previous quarter and was 25% higher than in Q3 2022.
The top-ranked financial advisors supporting these M&A deals in Q3 2023 were Piper Sandler Companies; Bank of America; BNP Paribas with 3, 1, 1 deals respectively.
The top-ranked legal advisors supporting these M&A deals in Q3 2023 were Luse Gorman PC; Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas; Fenimore Kay Harrison with 2, 1, 1 deals respectively.
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