Bain uses cookies to improve functionality and performance of this site. More information can be found in our Privacy Policy. By continuing to browse this site, you consent to the use of cookies.

WSJ Pro

LBO Focus: Tech Boom Helps Sponsors Recover M&A Ground in Third Quarter

  • October 31, 2016
  • min read

WSJ Pro

LBO Focus: Tech Boom Helps Sponsors Recover M&A Ground in Third Quarter

A recent cluster of large deals made it an unusually good quarter for private equity-backed tech deals—there were 40 deals announced, worth a combined $21.17 billion—and is a reflection of private-equity firms’ growing comfort in committing large sums to the sector, said Hugh MacArthur, a partner and the head of the global private-equity practice with Bain & Company.

Go to WSJ Pro

Subscription required