During the first 50 days of 2012 there were already 57 deals announced which are relevant to our industry:
- 21% were acquisitions; 37% new product introductions; 21% partnerships; 7% international expansion and 2% new company launches. 11% of the deals involved divestitures.
- 47% of the deals involved analytics, platforms, software, workflow tools and consultative services
BIIA expects this trend to continue.