Technology M&A deals continue to be a significant share of the M&A market, and while somewhat subtle, there are noticeable trends and differences compared to all deals. This report takes a detailed look at the SRS Acquiom 2022 Deal Terms Study data for those deals with a private U.S. tech-company target.

Tech M&A deals mostly align with the trends across all deals reflected in our data, although there are some notable differences including:

  • Analysis of buyer types in the Tech M&A space versus the broader M&A sector
  • Tech M&A deals transaction values and returns on equity capital invested compared to all deals
  • The percentage of Tech M&A deals that used buyer equity
  • The number of 2021 Tech M&A deals that included an earnout and custom earnout metrics
  • Comparison of Tech M&A “walk away” or no survival deals versus all deals
  • Tech M&A deals that included a termination fee

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