August 2013 – Valence Newsletter

  • Valuation multiples remain slightly below historical levels but strong company profitability is fuelling higher transaction prices
  • M&A volumes are increasing with a large number of potential transactions coming to the market
  • Surging Japanese chemical company stock prices are boosting the Valence Global Chemical Index and sub-sector indices
  • Electronic chemicals M&A – opportunities across Lithium Ion battery materials and PCB (Printed Circuit Board) chemicals

Download Chemical M&A Review Aug 2013