Deal Scope - A look at Q1 2020

Published on: 03/10/2019

As we enter the final month of Q1 2020, the Coronavirus outbreak has served as a catalyst for market instability in a fear-based environment, threatening to accelerate the slowdown of global growth and wreaking havoc on supply chains.  Despite recent turbulence and an expected temporary near term dip in new deal launches, the middle market remains robust and is poised for a strong rebound in activity. 

Capstone Headwaters’ most recent DealScope report is available for download below and includes commentary on the following:

  • Global Private Equity Dry Powder
  • Middle Market M&A Volume
  • Average Multiples by Transaction Size
  • Private Equity Buyer Activity
  • 10 Year U.S. Treasury Yield
  • Federal Funds Target Rate
  • Oil Spot Prices
  • Market Volatility Index