Posted August 9 2023
Transaction Tightrope: Q2 2023 Market Update

Waning inflationary concerns and strong public market performance have spurred the gradual return of activity within debt and IPO markets as well as a resurgence in corporate M&A. Private equity continues to grapple with a restrictive lending market, driving acquirers to deploy capital judiciously and prioritize opportunities which are inherently easier to digest. The second half of 2023 shows potential for healthy activity across capital markets, assuming dealmakers can maintain their footing…

Join RA Capital for Our Quarterly Review of the Data and Trends for M&A and the Capital Markets

Discussion Topics:

  • Public market activity, valuations and IPO issuances
  • Venture capital activity and the outlook for VC investment
  • Debt markets deep dive, including current rates and spreads, leverage levels and private debt activity
  • M&A activity and valuations across sectors and transaction sizes
  • Private equity trends in investment activity, fund raising and exits
  • Market outlook for the remainder of 2023