Information of cross-border
M&A market

Information of cross-border
M&A market

Updated information
  • Jul. 12, 2021

    We updated ”2. M&A transactions in the major 6 countries in the ASEAN”.

  • Apr. 16, 2021

    We updated "(2) Number and value of M&A transactions between Japan and each region in the world in 2021"

  • Feb. 3, 2021

    We updated the M&A market information of 2020.

  • Oct. 9, 2020

    We updated "1. M&A transactions between Japan and the world" and "2. M&A transactions in the major 6 countries in the ASEAN".

1. M&A transactions between Japan and the world
Number and value of M&A transactions between Japan and each region in the world in 2020 were as follows:

In 2020, the number of M&A transactions decreased from the previous year due to the effect of Covid-19.
In particular, the number of cross-border M&A transactions significantly dropped from the previous year.
The number of "In-Out" transactions dropped by only 30%, but the value decreased by 60% from the previous year.
Some large deals like Wuthelam Group (Singapore) Nippon Paint HD and NVIDIA Corporation (USA) Arm Limited (SoftBank Group) resulted in the substantial increase in Out-In transaction value.

日本企業の関係するM&A(2019年)

The number of "In-Out" M&A transactions between Japan and the ASEAN was high and next to the numbers between Japan / North America and Japan / Europe.

In-Outの地域別状況
(2) Number and value of M&A transactions between Japan and each region in the world in 2021 were as follows:

Despite the continuing social and economic impact of Covid-19 in 2020, the overall number of M&A rose by 16.9% year-on-year.
In-Out, Out-In and In-In markets have also seen increases in both the number and value of M&A transactions.

Các giao dịch M&A liên quan đến các công ty Nhật Bản trong năm 2021 (từ tháng 1 đến tháng 6 năm 2021)
2. M&A transactions in the major 6 countries in the ASEAN

Major 6 countries include Singapore, Vietnam, Thailand, Indonesia, the Philippines and Malaysia, and each number and value of M&A transactions are as follows.

(1)In-Out

After a notable year-on-year decline in 2020 due to the impact of Covid-19 disaster, there are signs of a recovery in the period from January to June 2021.

In-Out In-Out
(2)Out-In

Singapore standed out in In-Out transactions up to 2020. Singapore continues to be the same in the period from January to June 2021.

Out-In Out-In
  • ◆Source: RECOF DATA Corporation
  • ◆Foreign currency rate: JPY 110 / USD

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