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  • Clearwater International Multiples Heatmap - Q2 2022

    The value of PE-backed transactions in Europe surged to all-time high in Q2 2022 - despite tough macroeconomic conditions and mounting geopolitical turbulence. Our latest Multiples Heatmap report explores the major themes driving EV/EBITDA multiples in European PE deals with the goal to assist PE investors with their strategic decisions.

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  • Automotive Newsletter Q2 2022

    Geopolitical tensions, record prices for oil and raw materials, as well as high inflation and increased interest rates weighed on the automotive sector in the second quarter of 2022.

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  • Multiples Heatmap Podcast: trends driving dealflow in the healthcare space

    Following the publication of the Q1 2022 Clearwater International Multiples Heatmap, Mergermarket interviewed Clearwater’s executive team to discuss trends driving deal activity in healthcare.

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  • Clearwater International Multiples Heatmap - Q1 2022

    PE deals accounted for one-third of all Q1 M&A transactions in 2022, one of the highest proportions on record. Our latest Multiples Heatmap report explores the major themes driving EV/EBITDA multiples in European PE deals with the goal to assist PE investors with their strategic decisions.

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  • Green Hydrogen Clearthought

    Green hydrogen has a key role to play in the zero-carbon future of the automotive sector.

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  • Automotive Newsletter Q1 2022

    The first quarter of the year saw M&A activity in the automotive sector slightly increase compared to Q1 2021, with a total of 61 transactions completed.

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  • Multiples Heatmap Podcast: transformational year for the industrials & chemicals sector

    Following the publication of the Q4 2021 Clearwater International Multiples Heatmap, Mergermarket interviewed Clearwater’s executive team to discuss valuation trends in European private equity.

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  • Clearwater International Multiples Heatmap - Q4 2021

    PE buyouts in Europe shattered all previous records in 2021, with both volume and value soaring to the highest levels yet seen. Our latest Multiples Heatmap report explores the major themes driving EV/EBITDA multiples in European PE deals with the goal to assist PE investors with their strategic decisions.

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  • Automotive Newsletter Q4 2021

    Once again, considerable activity in the areas of electromobility and autonomous driving continues to drive M&A activity in Q4 2021 with investments in companies such as Aurora Innovation and Sun Mobility.

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  • Multiples Heatmap Podcast: to 12x and beyond

    Following the publication of the Q3 2021 Clearwater International Multiples Heatmap, Unquote interviewed Clearwater’s executive team to discuss valuation trends in European private equity.

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  • Clearwater International Multiples Heatmap - Q3 2021

    This quarterly report identifies the major themes driving EV/EBITDA multiples in European Private Equity (PE) deals. The objective is to help PE investors understand trends across regions and sectors, leading to better investment decisions.

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  • Wired for growth: an interview with CEO of AV-Cables

    Christian Damgaard Møller CEO at AV-Cables, the leading one-stop-shop for electronic accessories, discusses the company’s growth journey, from its foundation to its transformation into one of Denmark’s largest online retailers of electronics accessories, and its subsequent acquisition by the Swedish consumer electronics giant, Kjell & Company.

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