Our latest version of ‘The Deal’, our quarterly outlook into European M&A markets, shows a complicated second half of the year.

Political uncertainty and trade conflicts are weighing heavily on the economy and sapping investor confidence for megadeals. That said, smaller deal volumes are holding up well, with the bulk of M&A activity set to take place in the mid-market.

We’re also seeing lots of opportunity in the UK tech sector, with UK AI startups raising as much equity as France, Germany and the rest of Europe combined.

Will this continue?

Watch our teaser video below or catch the full episode on YouTube to see our M&A predictions for the second half of 2019.