At the half-year stage, US dealflow was down sharply whilst China was least impacted. Megadeals declined although mid-market showed resiliency. Meanwhile, private equity's global M&A market share reached record level.
CFOs in the Middle East are more optimistic about the economy than the global average, according to EY's latest Capital Confidence Barometer. Mohammad Raza of EY summarises the key findings for the Middle East and North Africa region.