Posted by meb at January 17th, 2013
Turkey saw a record number of mergers and acquisitions (M&As) in 2012, an indication that 2013 may be a strong year for foreign and domestic investment, global consultation and auditing firm Ernst & Young told journalists gathered at a press breakfast on Wednesday.
The country saw 184 M&As by Turkish firms and 131 by foreign firms last year, with a total public value of around $23.2 billion. Clients often request to keep the value of their deals confidential, and the total value of M&As in Turkey last year might in fact be around $30 billion, Ernst & Young officials stated. (more…)