The Software & IT Services Sector Remains Strong Despite Pandemic Concerns

Software & IT Services (SITS) continues to be a strong sector during this difficult time. Research undertaken by the Prism team confirms that M&A activity throughout the sector remains at high levels in the UK and worldwide. The findings of this research are presented in our short report titled “State of Mergers & Acquisitions in the UK Software & IT Services Sector 2020”.

The report delves into M&A market trends, analyses key deal activity and identifies notable transactions to illustrate underlying rationale. It concludes with an eye to the future, giving our insight on where the sector is heading in terms of M&A, what the ‘new normal’ might look like and where future demand will come from.

Peter Watson, managing director and lead author of the report adds, “If you are a business owner within the Software and IT Services sector this report should provide valuable market insight. Being cognisant of the state of the market is a key component to timing a transaction. We are confident that if there is a desire to exit, or indeed acquire, there remain good opportunities.”

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