Answered By: Andrea Schulman
Last Updated: Aug 21, 2015     Views: 2596

  • SDC Platinum has the longest backfile of deals.

  • Use Capital IQ. Either, mouse over the Markets tab and select an industry. Scroll down to see recent transactions. Or scroll over the Screening tab. Select Transactions to perform a search.

  • Use Thomson ONE to browse recent deals or search for transactions. On the left menu bar click on Screening & Analysis.  Expand Deals & League Tables and click on M&A.  Browse in the Search Library or use Quick Search or Advanced Search.

  • Use FactSet to create lists of deals. At the top of the main search page click on the blue icon button and select Screening/Report Writing -> Idea Screening 2.0. Select General M&A and create list based on available criteria. Please note: account registration required.

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