Dealmakers: Mid-market M&A in Australia 2023 – Mid-year report

ReportData Insight 4 August

Dealmakers: Mid-market M&A in Australia 2023 – Mid-year report

Despite a challenging start to 2023, Australia remains a compelling market for global dealmakers searching for growth and security

Mergermarket is pleased to present “Dealmakers: Mid-market M&A in Australia 2023 – Mid-year report”, published in association with Pitcher Partners.

In February, our annual research of dealmakers in Australia found that many intended on increasing investment and M&A activity in 2023. This sentiment hasn’t come to pass in our mid-year findings due to persistent global uncertainty.

However, like other periods of macroeconomic and geopolitical upheaval, Australia remains an attractive M&A target due to its stability, abundance of natural resources, and potential to deliver growth. It’s good news for mid-market business owners and leaders focusing on strategic acquisitions, or those looking to divest or restructure.

This mid-year update explores recent trends in Australian M&A while providing a view of the opportunities and challenges facing dealmakers through 2023 and beyond.

Access our Dealmakers mid-year update 2023 to learn:

  • How M&A activity fared globally and domestically in 1H23
  • Why inbound investors continue to focus on Australia
  • Key sectors driving M&A opportunities

The report is also available to download from

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