Insights

Filter by [Clear]

Showing all Publications

  • Special Situations Advice and Guidance

    Clearwater International has extensive experience advising businesses during periods of financial challenge. We have collated our advice and guidance in one place to support businesses during these unprecedented times.

    Read more
  • Building Products Clearview

    M&A has played a central role in the development and evolution of the global building products sector. Over recent years, we have seen further rounds of consolidation in certain segments such as heavyside materials and rationalisation of non-core activities in others such as lightside materials and distribution.

    Read more
  • conference-meeting

    Multiples Heatmap Analysis Q1 2020

    Q1 2020 began as an active quarter but as COVID-19 entered Europe in the latter stages of Q1 and subsequently provoked lockdowns in Europe during March, dealmaking came to a halt. However, as an active beginning to 2020, Q1 PE multiples reported some stability when compared to previous quarters with the effects of COVID-19 not yet reflected in reporting.

    Read more
  • Healthcare Blog

    Clearwater International's regular commentary covering all areas of the healthcare sector.

    Read more
  • The Connected Car Clearthought

    As the connected car becomes a reality so start-ups are transforming the experience of driving, providing a vast range of new capabilities.

    Read more
  • China: Recovering from COVID-19

    This is a blog series on how international companies in China should be responding in the wake of the ongoing COVID-19 crisis.

    Read more
  • Business Services Blog

    Clearwater International's regular commentary covering all areas of the business services sector.

    Read more
  • Automotive Newsletter Q1 2020

    In Q1 2020, the number of completed deals in the Automotive sector increased by 49% and the deal value has more than doubled from EUR 1.9bn to EUR 4.1bn, compared to Q1 2019.

    Read more
  • COVID-19 Insights

    As the impacts of COVID-19 continue to unfold, the Clearwater team will be updating this insights section with guidance to help you navigate through the uncertainty in the current climate.

    Read more
  • Climate Clearview

    The financial services and investment community has been increasingly recognising its role in the climate challenge and continues to step up its efforts by helping form and shape environmental, social and governance (ESG) strategies, or by focusing investment activities on achieving social impact.

    Read more
  • Flavours, Fragrances & Ingredients Clearview

    M&A activity in the flavours, fragrances and ingredients sector is supported by strong sector dynamics. The sector is growing as a result of increased innovation, consumer demand and consolidation.

    Read more
  • Systems Integrators Clearview

    Further market consolidation is expected in 2020 as systems integrators look to be a key target for M&A.

    Read more