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March 24, 2022

Consumer industry private equity deals total $6.5bn in North America in February 2022

By Carmen

Led by Apollo Global Management and VICI Properties’ $6.25bn private equity deal with The Palazzo at The Venetian Resort, total consumer industry private equity deals worth $6.5bn were announced in North America in February 2022, according to GlobalData’s deals database.

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The value marked an increase of 3249.7% over the previous month of $194.05m and a rise of 81.1% when compared with the last 12-month average of $3.59bn.

North America held a 79.56% share of the global consumer industry private equity deal value that totalled $8.17bn in February 2022. With a 79.56% share and deals worth $6.5bn, the US was the top country in North America’s private equity deal value across consumer industry.

In terms of private equity deal activity, North America recorded 23 deals during February 2022, marking a decrease of 11.54% over the previous month and a rise of 4.55% over the 12-month average. The US recorded 18 deals during the month.

North America consumer industry private equity deals in February 2022: Top deals

The top three consumer industry private equity deals accounted for 99.8% of the overall value during February 2022.

The combined value of the top three consumer private equity deals stood at $6.49bn, against the overall value of $6.5bn recorded for the month.

The top three consumer industry private equity deals of February 2022 tracked by GlobalData were:

1) Apollo Global Management and VICI Properties $6.25bn private equity deal with The Palazzo at The Venetian Resort

2) The $233m private equity of Host Hotels & Resorts by Hawkins Way Capital and Varde Partners

3) Apax Partners $11.35m private equity deal with Ole Smoky Distillery

Verdict deals analysis methodology

This analysis considers only announced and completed deals from the GlobalData financial deals database and excludes all terminated and rumoured deals. Country and industry are defined according to the headquarters and dominant industry of the target firm. The term ‘acquisition’ refers to both completed deals and those in the bidding stage.

GlobalData tracks real-time data concerning all merger and acquisition, private equity/venture capital and asset transaction activity around the world from thousands of company websites and other reliable sources.

More in-depth reports and analysis on all reported deals are available for subscribers to GlobalData’s deals database.

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