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Epsilon Research covers the M&A transactions for the "Retail and Wholesale ('R&W')" industry [928 EMAT Reports], which includes:


Our analysts publish transaction multiples reports for private company M&A deals (announced 2004 onwards).

Each report presents detailed information on the deal value, structure and rationale, the target's activity, history and financial information; it includes the calculation of the key historic and current multiples: enterprise value over sales (EV/S), EBITDA (EV/EBITDA), or EBIT (EV/EBIT), P/E and Price to Book. All information sources are systematically given and company financials are carefully verified and restated if needed.


The reports are a unique source of information to have a comparable metric for the valuation of a private company, establish the "market value" of an investment or private equity investment portfolios.


The deal reports are published in Epsilon's EMAT database.
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Recent M&A Deal Reports Published on EMAT

Date Acquirer Target Country Industries Valuation multiples See details
18/08/2021 WHP Global Lotto Sport Italia (LSI) Brand Italy Sportswear ** 106298
31/07/2021 Wolverine World Wide Lady of Leisure Investco (Sweaty Betty) England Sportswear ** 106311
18/07/2021 Investindustrial Acquisition Corp (IIAC) Ermenegildo Zegna Group Italy Fashion Clothing *** 106339
12/07/2021 Private Group backed by Crédit Mutuel Equity La Foir'fouille Hérault Home Improvement R&W * 106481
23/03/2021 Private Group led by The Carlyle Group Ashworth & Parker (END.) United Kingdom e-commerce (B2C), Clothing Retail (multi-brands), Menswear * 105290
15/03/2021 DCC Wörner Medizinprodukte Germany Specialised R&W, Medical Supplies * 104383
30/12/2020 Private Group led by Management Seraphine United Kingdom e-commerce (B2C), Womenswear ** 105216
10/11/2020 Amsterdam Commodities Global Ingredients Segment of SunOpta (Tradin) Netherlands Trading, Food & Drink R&W *** 103618
23/09/2020 Salade 2 Fruits Canavese Bouches-Du-Rhône Specialised R&W * 106056
09/09/2020 Carrefour Bio c 'Bon Paris Diversified R&W * 102968
27/08/2020 Carrefour SuperSol Spain Spain Diversified R&W ** 101547
27/08/2020 Trigano Gimeg Netherlands Car Dealers ** 105800
02/07/2020 Draeger La Carterie Tie Rack France Hauts-De-Seine Other Accessories (retail), Fashion Clothing ** 101817
08/06/2020 Management Iceland Foods Wales Canned, Frozen and Cooked Food, Food R&W *** 100837
14/04/2020 Series B funding round led by Maif Avenir Certideal (VC Technology) Hauts-De-Seine e-commerce (B2C), IT & Telecom Products (retail) ** 105320
20/03/2020 Shanghai Yuyuan Tourist Mart Co Djula Paris Jewellery & Watches (retail), Jewelry Manufacturers * 98918
17/02/2020 C'Pro Groupe Koden Rhône IT Supply Chain Services, IT & Telecom Products (retail) ** 98928
03/02/2020 Trigano Martins of Exeter England Car Dealers *** 105795
01/02/2020 Marsh Wall Thames Ditton BMW United Kingdom Car Dealers * 103134
30/01/2020 Rosenbauer International Brandus Italy Specialised R&W *** 104794
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