A record-breaking year for M&A deals
Most of the acquired companies were in Brazil, Mexico and Chile. Most of the acquirers were in Brazil, the US and -- surprisingly -- in Colombia. Trends and data drawn from the Latin Business Chronicle 2012 Latin America’s top 100 M&A ranking.
Top 100 M&A's: Brazil Boom
Latin America's M&A market barely grew last year, but exploded in Brazil, which is now the top deal market in the region.
Brazil M&A Boom Continues
Brazilian law firm Mattos Filho, a leading M&A advisor in Latin America, expects another strong year.