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Clearwater International has teamed up with unquote” to launch a series of data reports focusing on the acquisition multiples paid for European private equity-backed buyouts.

The Multiples Heatmap gives an unparalleled insight into the prevailing pricing trends across Europe, covering all size ranges and segmenting the data to cover regional and sector trends. See the video below for key findings from the latest Multiples Heatmap analysis.


Derived from information on several hundred qualifying deals completed since the beginning of 2014, our Q3 2015 analysis of the Multiples Heatmap data looks at average multiples and deal volumes by region, sector and deal size.

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To read more on entry multiples continuing to rise, the regions and sectors in Europe offering best value and prices paid by PE over the last 18 months, read the full Multiples Heatmap Q3 2015 report.