Despite a decline in activity in 2022, the UK remains an attractive location for M&A, particularly in energy, technology, and healthcare sectors.

Private equity investment is expected to continue driving M&A growth during 2023, and the market is expected to remain relatively slow in the first half of the year, but seeing an increase in M&A activity in the second half of 2023.

Our report provides a detailed analysis of the UK M&A market in 2022, including the factors that contributed to the decline in activity, the sectors that remained strong, and the outlook for 2023. We also examine M&A activity by deal size, highlighting notable trends and changes.

Read our full report.