Deal Activity Slows

M&A activity slowed significantly in the third quarter. Through Sept. 24, there were 214 U.S. deals of $100 million or more worth a total of $229 billion, according to data from Dealogic. (All deal figures are for transactions worth $100 million or more.) That’s a significant drop from the 263 deals worth a total of $576 billion in the second […]

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M&A Financial Advisers Power Rankings

Deals announced between January 2019 and December 2019 ranked by number of deals, then by aggregate transaction value in the event of a tie.

Goldman, Sachs & Co.

JPMorgan Chase & Co.

Morgan Stanley

Citigroup Inc.

Credit Suisse Group

Barclays

Bank of America Merrill Lynch

Evercore Partners Inc.

Lazard Ltd.

Jefferies LLC

Royal Bank of Canada

Centerview Partners LLC

Deutsche Bank AG

Houlihan Lokey Inc.

Stifel

Moelis & Co. LLC

Rothschild & Co

Wells Fargo & Co.

PJT Partners Inc.

Guggenheim Partners LLC

Perella Weinberg Partners LP

Sandler O’Neill & Partners LP

Raymond James Financial Inc.

UBS Investment Bank

BMO Financial Group

William Blair & Co. LLC

Canaccord Genuity

Robert W. Baird & Co.

TD Securities Inc.

Macquarie Group Ltd.

LionTree Advisors LLC

Piper Jaffray & Co.

Greenhill & Co.

CIBC World Markets

BNP Paribas SA

Qatalyst Partners

Canaccord Genuity Group Inc.

Fortis Advisors LLC

Allen & Co. LLC

HSBC Holdings plc

Cowen and Co. LLC

D.A. Davidson & Co.

Daiwa Securities Group Inc.

CBRE Group Inc.

Eastdil Secured LLC

SunTrust Robinson Humphrey Inc.

Bank of Nova Scotia

Valence Group LLC

KeyBanc Capital Markets

Stephens Inc.

PJ Solomon LP

Deloitte LLP

Harris Williams & Co.

PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP

M. Klein & Co.

National Bank Financial Inc.

Eight Capital Corp.

B. Riley FBR Inc.

Lincoln International LLC

Sawaya Partners LLC

GCA Corp.

Boenning & Scattergood Inc.

KPMG LLP

Canson Capital Partners Ltd.

Fort Capital Corp.

Intrepid Partners LLC

Duff & Phelps Corp.

Infor Financial Inc.

Financial Technology Partners LP

XMS Capital Partners LLC

Triple Tree LLC

Dean Bradley Osborne Partners LLC

AlixPartners LLP

Nomura Group

Foros

SVB Leerink

Arma Partners LLP

Shore Capital Group Ltd.

N+1 Singer Capital Markets Ltd.

Atlas Technology Group LLC

ABG Sundal Collier ASA

KippsDeSanto & Co.

Ernst & Young LLP

Messier Maris et Associes

Dyal Co. LLC

Robey Warshaw LLP

PNC Financial Services Group Inc.

Mediobanca SpA

Ardea Partners LLC

Bain & Co.

Cobepa SA

Oloryn Partners

MTS Health Partners LP

BFIN

PSG Capital (Pty.) Ltd.

Ph Villin Conseil

Peter Thiel

Solamere Capital LLC

CSCA Capital Advisors LLC

Bayline Capital Partners Inc.