Food, chemicals highlight middle-market deals in 1Q
Solid market conditions are fueling strong middle-market deal activity in the first quarter as valuations remain robust, particularly among premium assets. Find out more in the latest issue of BMO Sponsor Finance’s Transaction Trends.
Along with insights into the latest transaction data, we turn the spotlight on the food industry, which saw an uptick in LBO auction activity in the better-for-you food segment. We also examine what’s behind the interest in the e-discovery industry and the global specialty chemical sector. Additionally, we analyze the impact that CHIP reauthorization and tax reform are having on the market.