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Retail Sector All Deal Activity by Value and Volume (Last 12 months)

Retail Sector Overall Deal Activity by Region (Last 12 months)

Source: GlobalData Deals Database

Top Deals in Retail Sector (Last 12 months)

Acquirer/Investor Issuer / Partner / Target Deal Date Value (US$m)
Kanye West Universal Music Group 25 Oct 2020 33,000.0
Tata Group Tata Sons 22 Sep 2020 23,782.5
Amazon.com Reliance Retail 23 Jul 2020 20,000.0
Alimentation Couche-Tard Carrefour 16 Jan 2021 19,313.0
The Blackstone Group , Pemira, Adevinta ASA, Prosus NV, Hellman & Friedman eBay 16 Jul 2020 10,000.0
Prosus Naspers 12 May 2021 9,033.0
TDR Capital Limited, Zuber Issa, Mohsin Issa ASDA Group 02 Oct 2020 8,772.8
AmerisourceBergen Walgreens Boots Alliance - Pharmaceutical Wholesale Business 06 Jan 2021 6,500.0
EP Global Commerce Metro 13 Sep 2020 5,847.9
Apollo Global Management The Michaels Companies 03 Mar 2021 5,530.0
Source: GlobalData Deals Database

Top Retail Sector Advisors (2020 Vs. 2019)

Top Financial Advisors – All Deals

Advisor Name 2020 Rank 2019 Rank
Bank of America Corp 1 8
JPMorgan Chase & Co 2 17
Morgan Stanley 3 10
Barclays Plc 4 18
The Goldman Sachs Group 5 2
HSBC Holdings Plc 6 16
UBS Group AG 7 12
Greenhill & Co 8 37
Lazard 9 6
Rothschild & Co SCA 10 3
Source: GlobalData Deals Database
Advisor Name 2020 Rank 2019 Rank
Morgan Stanley 1 9
Bank of America Corp 2 14
The Goldman Sachs Group 3 3
Lazard 4 2
Ernst & Young Global 5 7
PricewaterhouseCoopers International 6 5
Rothschild & Co SCA 7 1
Houlihan Lokey 8 11
KPMG International Coop 9 6
JPMorgan Chase & Co 10 10
Source: GlobalData Deals Database

Top Legal Advisors – All Deals

Advisor Name 2020 Rank 2019 Rank
Kirkland & Ellis 1 3
Davis Polk & Wardwell 2 6
Allen & Overy 3 15
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom & Affiliates 4 16
Latham & Watkins 5 5
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer 6 10
Slaughter and May 7 20
Linklaters 8 14
Clifford Chance 9 33
Charles Russell Speechlys 10 N/A
Source: GlobalData Deals Database
Advisor Name 2020 Rank 2019 Rank
Kirkland & Ellis 1 1
Davis Polk & Wardwell 2 20
Latham & Watkins 3 3
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom & Affiliates 4 13
Morgan, Lewis & Bockius 5 31
Goodwin Procter 6 26
CMS Legal Services EEIG 7 4
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer 8 9
Jones Day 9 2
Baker & McKenzie 10 5
Source: GlobalData Deals Database

Retail Sector Mergers & Acquisitions Deal Activity by Value and Volume (Last 12 months)

Retail Sector Mergers & Acquisitions by Region (Last 12 months)

Source: GlobalData Deals Database

Top Mergers & Acquisitions in Retail Sector (Last 12 months)

Acquirer/Investor Issuer / Partner / Target Deal Date Value (US$m)
Kanye West Universal Music Group 25 Oct 2020 33,000.0
Tata Group Tata Sons 22 Sep 2020 23,782.5
Amazon.com Reliance Retail 23 Jul 2020 20,000.0
Alimentation Couche-Tard Carrefour 16 Jan 2021 19,313.0
Prosus Naspers 12 May 2021 9,033.0
AmerisourceBergen Walgreens Boots Alliance - Pharmaceutical Wholesale Business 06 Jan 2021 6,500.0
EP Global Commerce Metro 13 Sep 2020 5,847.9
SK Telecom , MBK Partners , Ssg.Com eBay Korea 19 Jan 2021 4,400.0
Pershing Square Tontine Holdings Universal Music Group 04 Jun 2021 4,000.0
Frasers Group Hugo Boss 27 May 2021 3,904.6
Source: GlobalData Deals Database

Top Retail Sector Advisors (2020 Vs. 2019)

Top Financial Advisors - Mergers & Acquisitions Deals

Advisor Name 2020 Rank 2019 Rank
JPMorgan Chase & Co 1 15
The Goldman Sachs Group 2 1
HSBC Holdings Plc 3 17
UBS Group AG 4 13
Bank of America Corp 5 6
Greenhill & Co 6 31
Barclays Plc 7 16
Quant Group Pvt 8 N/A
Credit Suisse Group AG 9 9
Centerview Partners 10 11
Source: GlobalData Deals Database
Advisor Name 2020 Rank 2019 Rank
UBS Group AG 1 15
Lazard 2 2
PricewaterhouseCoopers International 3 12
JPMorgan Chase & Co 4 7
Rothschild & Co SCA 5 1
Kerrigan Advisors 6 N/A
Bank of America Corp 7 11
Ernst & Young Global 8 13
Morgan Stanley 9 9
Houlihan Lokey 10 8
Source: GlobalData Deals Database

Top Legal Advisors - Mergers & Acquisitions Deals

Advisor Name 2020 Rank 2019 Rank
Allen & Overy 1 13
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer 2 15
Davis Polk & Wardwell 3 6
Linklaters 4 16
Kirkland & Ellis 5 3
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom & Affiliates 6 14
Chiomenti Studio Legale 7 N/A
Hengeler Mueller Partnerschaft von Rechtsanwalten mbB 8 26
Sullivan & Cromwell 9 1
King & Spalding 10 N/A
Source: GlobalData Deals Database
Advisor Name 2020 Rank 2019 Rank
Kirkland & Ellis 1 1
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom & Affiliates 2 8
Morgan, Lewis & Bockius 3 27
CMS Legal Services EEIG 4 3
Davis Polk & Wardwell 5 14
Latham & Watkins 6 4
Dentons UK and Middle East 7 22
Baker & McKenzie 8 10
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer 9 9
Jones Day 10 2
Source: GlobalData Deals Database

Retail Sector Private Equity Deal Activity by Value and Volume (Last 12 months)

Retail Sector Private Equity Deals by Region (Last 12 months)

Source: GlobalData Deals Database

Top Private Equity Deals in Retail Sector (Last 12 months)

Acquirer/Investor Issuer / Partner / Target Deal Date Value (US$m)
The Blackstone Group , Pemira, Adevinta ASA, Prosus NV, Hellman & Friedman eBay 16 Jul 2020 10,000.0
TDR Capital Limited, Zuber Issa, Mohsin Issa ASDA Group 02 Oct 2020 8,772.8
Apollo Global Management The Michaels Companies 03 Mar 2021 5,530.0
KKR & 1-800 Contacts 23 Sep 2020 3,000.0
Hellman & Friedman At Home Group 06 May 2021 2,800.0
Primavera Capital Group, Tencent Holdings , Temasek Holdings (HK) Limited, Sequoia Capital China Fund, KKR & , China Evergrande Group, FountainVest Partners Hunan Xingsheng Optimal E-Commerce 19 Feb 2021 2,000.0
Spectrum Brands Holdings , CVC Capital Partners SICAV-FIS Conair 07 Dec 2020 2,000.0
DCP Capital, KKR & Xingshen Preference Electronic Business 26 Feb 2021 2,000.0
The Carlyle Group . Reliance Retail Ventures 14 Sep 2020 2,000.0
Apax Partners Rodenstock 24 Mar 2021 1,800.0
Source: GlobalData Deals Database

Top Retail Sector Advisors (2020 Vs. 2019)

Top Financial Advisors – Private Equity Deals

Advisor Name 2020 Rank 2019 Rank
Morgan Stanley 1 6
Bank of America Corp 2 27
Barclays Plc 3 18
Lazard 4 4
Rothschild & Co SCA 5 2
The Goldman Sachs Group 6 3
Jefferies Financial Group 7 25
Citigroup 8 9
PJT Partners 9 N/A
Moelis & Co 10 7
Source: GlobalData Deals Database
Advisor Name 2020 Rank 2019 Rank
Morgan Stanley 1 12
Bank of America Corp 2 24
The Goldman Sachs Group 3 3
Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu 4 4
Ernst & Young Global 5 6
Rothschild & Co SCA 6 2
GCA Corp 7 28
KPMG International Coop 8 7
PricewaterhouseCoopers International 9 1
Barclays Plc 10 61
Source: GlobalData Deals Database

Top Legal Advisors – Private Equity Deals

Advisor Name 2020 Rank 2019 Rank
Latham & Watkins 1 11
Kirkland & Ellis 2 1
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom & Affiliates 3 29
Clifford Chance 4 16
Charles Russell Speechlys 5 N/A
Ogier Legal Limited Partnership 6 N/A
Slaughter and May 7 N/A
Davis Polk & Wardwell 8 122
Simpson Thacher & Bartlett 9 N/A
Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas 10 N/A
Source: GlobalData Deals Database
Advisor Name 2020 Rank 2019 Rank
Kirkland & Ellis 1 1
Davis Polk & Wardwell 2 140
Goodwin Procter 3 25
Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas 4 N/A
Latham & Watkins 5 2
Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison 6 3
Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher 7 11
Ropes & Gray 8 16
Simpson Thacher & Bartlett 9 66
Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co 10 96
Source: GlobalData Deals Database

Retail Sector Venture Financing Deal Activity by Value and Volume (Last 12 months)

Retail Sector Venture Financing Deals by Region (Last 12 months)

Source: GlobalData Deals Database

Top Venture Financing Deals in Retail Sector (Last 12 months)

Acquirer/Investor Issuer / Partner / Target Deal Date Value (US$m)
Eldridge Industries, D1 Capital Partners, Fidelity Management & Research Company, Reinvent Capital, Baillie Gifford & Co, SoftBank Vision Fund 1 GoBrands 23 Mar 2021 1,150.0
The Carlyle Group ., Government of Singapore, Caisse de depot et placement du Quebec, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Qatar Investment Authority Flipkart Internet 11 May 2021 1,000.0
Oaktree Capital Management , Advent International Thras.io 09 Feb 2021 750.0
Dragoneer Growth Opportunities Corp, Franchise Capital Advisors, Alibaba Group Holding , CDH Investments Fund Management Co., Anatole Investment Management Limited, Cygnus Equity, Kunlun Capital, DST Global, DE Shaw & Co, Jeneration Capital, GGV Capital Nice Tuan 31 Mar 2021 750.0
Coatue Management , Ocean Link, MassAve Global, Tiger Global Management , CMC Capital Group, APlus Partners Management , Capital Today, 3W Fund Management Limited, Hony Capital , Aspex Management, Sequoia Capital, General Atlantic , DST Global, Cygnus Equity Dingdong Maicai 06 Apr 2021 700.0
Mirae Asset Venture Investment ., Luxor Capital Group, , D1 Capital Partners, Fidelity Management & Research Company, Kora, Tiger Global Management , Steadview Capital Management , Baillie Giffordt Zomato Media 18 Dec 2020 660.0
Undisclosed Bidder Gorillas Technologies 07 May 2021 500.0
Founders Fund, Ribbit Capital, L.P., D1 Capital , Bond Capital Management Uvi Tech Sapi De Cv 07 Apr 2021 485.0
Undisclosed Bidder Dalian Wanda Group 30 Mar 2021 457.3
Futian Capital, Hengan International Group , Chengtong Fund Management ., Lenovo Ventures Group, Industrial Bank Beijing DMall E-commerce 30 Oct 2020 412.8
Source: GlobalData Deals Database

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