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Lincoln Middle Market Index Q3 2019

Lincoln International reports slowing middle market growth at 1.4% in Q3 2019, as bifurcation in performance amongst industries unfolds.

Education Technology & Services Market Update: Q3 2019

The top subsector stock performer in Q3 2019 was institutions / workforce solutions, up 0.3% year-over-year.

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Chemicals Quarterly Review Q3 2019

During Q3 2019, the Lincoln International chemicals & materials indexes and S&P 500 remained relatively in line with the prior quarter.

Distribution Quarterly Review Q3 2019

While current M&A activity remains high relative to historical levels, a confluence of factors impacting the distribution sector has led to a slight decline in transaction volume year-over-year.

EMS Quarterly Review Q3 2019

A major trend that we are witnessing across the electronics space and certainly for EMS providers is the ongoing Electronics Supercycle, which is driving demand for electronics content.

Waste Services Market Update Q3 2019

M&A activity in the waste services market remains strong in Q3 across most sub-sectors, and notably in solid waste, wastewater and brokerage.

Facilities Services Market Update Q3 2019

The facilities services sector experienced a very active third quarter of 2019, highlighted by the significant number of closed transactions, as well as the number of assets currently in the market.

Packaging Quarterly Review Q3 2019

The packaging sector experienced a very active third quarter of 2019, highlighted by the significant number of closed transactions, as well as the number of packaging assets currently in the market.

Gain Insight into the Mid-Market

We focus on the segment that powers the global economy: the mid-market. Our first-of its kind quarterly index tracks the enterprise value of more than 1,300 privately held, mid-market portfolio companies for approximately 100 sponsors and lenders. New for this quarter, the index also includes equity values of mid-market companies.

  • Quarterly index provides a unique measurement of changes in enterprise value of private middle market companies
  • Provides a key benchmarking tool for private equity sponsors and institutional investors
  • Six key industry indices: Business Services, Consumer, Energy, Healthcare, Industrials and Technology
  • Shows high correlation to public U.S. stock markets but less volatility

The Lincoln MMI provide clients with unique access to information for measuring and benchmarking the performance of their companies and portfolios against several key indicators.

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Human Capital Management Services Market Update Q2 2019

Investor and M&A interest in the human capital management services sector remained strong in the second quarter of 2019.

UK Acute Care Sector Market Update August 2019

In spite of some recent challenges, resulting from NHS funding constraints, the UK acute care sector is showing signs of resilience, with valuations recovering of late and remaining above their ten year […]

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