The Software & IT Services sector remains strong despite pandemic concerns


A new report by Prism Corporate Broking analyses the current state of M&A in the UK SITS sector.

Software & IT Services (SITS) continues to be a strong sector during this difficult time. Research undertaken by Prism Corporate Broking, specialist advisors in tech sector mergers and acquisitions (M&A), confirms that M&A activity throughout the sector remains at high levels in the UK and worldwide. The findings of this research are presented by Prism in a short report titled "State of Mergers & Acquisitions in the UK Software & IT Services Sector 2020".

The report delves into M&A market trends, analyses key deal activity and identifies notable transactions to illustrate underlying rationale. It concludes with an eye to the future, giving Prism’s insight on where the sector is heading in terms of M&A, what the 'new normal' might look like and where future demand will come from.

Peter Watson, Prism’s managing director and lead author of the report adds, "If you are a business owner within the Software and IT Services sector this report should provide valuable market insight. Being cognisant of the state of the market is a key component to timing a transaction. We are confident that if there is a desire to exit, or indeed acquire, there remain good opportunities."

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The specialists in buying and selling technology businesses. Prism comprises a team of experienced M&A specialists with years’ of experience working with owners of private technology companies, helping them to buy and sell businesses.

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