Cover Image
Market Research Report

3Q16 Tech M&A and IPO Analysis Report

Published by IDC Product code 374490
Published Content info 39 Pages
Delivery time: 1-2 business days
Not Available
Back to Top
3Q16 Tech M&A and IPO Analysis Report
Published: December 30, 2016 Content info: 39 Pages

This publication has been discontinued on January 4, 2019.


This IDC study provides an overview and analysis of M&A deals in 3Q16 across all major sectors of the information and communication technology industry, including enterprise applications, enterprise IT infrastructure, digital media, telecommunications, IT services, and semiconductors and components."Tech M&A activity continued to pick up in 3Q16 as total disclosed deal value jumped to $159.6 billion. These numbers place tech M&A spending back in the neighborhood of the record-breaking levels of 2015, ranking 3Q16 as the quarter with the fourth-highest quarterly total disclosed deal value in the post-recession years. At the current pace, 2016 is on track to record the second-highest annual total disclosed deal value since the beginning of the 2000s." - Dan Yachin, research director, IDC EMEA Emerging Technologies.

Table of Contents
Product Code: US41924216

IDC Opinion

In This Study

Situation Overview

  • 3Q16 Global ICT M&A and IPO Trends
    • Private Equity M&A
    • The IPO Market
  • Tech M&A 2015 Analysis
    • Sector Trend Analysis
      • Intelligent Systems
    • Enterprise Applications
    • Enterprise IT Infrastructure
      • Security
      • System and Network Management
      • Other IT Infrastructure Deals
    • Digital Media
      • Digital Advertising
      • eCommerce
    • Telecom
      • Service Providers
    • Semiconductors and Components
    • IT Services
    • Other ICT M&A Deals

Future Outlook

  • M&A and IPO Scenarios

Essential Guidance

  • For Investors

Learn More

  • Related Research
  • Synopsis
Back to Top