The first half of 2016 was a busy one for microcap acquirers listed on the OTC Markets. With a total of 266 transactions exceeding $1.3 billion in total value, many companies have made M&A an integral part of their growth strategies. The majority of consideration paid by micro-cap acquirers was stock ($777 million or 58%). That's not surprising considering publicly valued and liquid stock is a unique form of consideration available only to public companies. With less access t
33 acquisition announcements were made by NASDAQ, NYSE, & NYSE Mkt microcap issuers this July.
Disclosed deal value for the month exceeded $450 million. The majority of consideration for July acquisitions was cash (approx. $327 million).
The average market cap of this month's acquirers was approx. $115 million and the average transaction value was $33 million.
See the full list of NASDAQ & NYSE micro-cap issuers working on acquisitions in July below.