In the North American construction & real estate industry, there were 178 M&A deals announced in Q4 2023, worth a total value of $17.6bn, according to GlobalData’s Deals Database. The $9.3bn acquisition of Spirit Realty Capital by Realty Income was the industry’s largest disclosed deal. GlobalData’s Construction Industry Mergers and Acquisitions Deals report for 2023 uncovers key trends behind the Construction Industry M&A deals and helps gain a comprehensive understanding of the disruptive themes driving most notable to deals. Buy the report here.

In value terms, M&A activity in North America increased by 100% in Q4 2023 compared with the previous quarter’s total of $8.8bn and rose by 654% as compared to Q4 2022. Related deal volume increased by 2% in Q4 2023 versus the previous quarter and was 12% lower than in Q4 2022.

The top-ranked financial advisors supporting these M&A deals in North America in Q4 2023 were Generational Equity; AEC Advisors; JPMorgan Chase & Co with 12, 7, 6 deals respectively.

The top-ranked legal advisors supporting these M&A deals in North America Q4 2023 were Kirkland & Ellis; Cravath, Swaine & Moore; Blake, Cassels & Graydon with 13, 8, 7 deals respectively.

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This content was updated on 8 January 2024

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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.