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Large M&A Sellers Consistently Get Higher Prices than Small Sellers

2024-01-22T10:57:43+00:00Articles, Mergers, Acquisitions & Divestitures, Newsletter|

2015 FactSet statistics show that large M&A transactions had higher value multiples than small deals—and the premium is about 30 percent. Median EV/EBITDA multiples for deals exceeding $250 million approximated 12.4x, while the ratio for middle-market transactions was 9.5x. This phenomenon of higher multiples for larger deals has been persistent over time.

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