The rapid and broad adoption of technology enabled applications and services is reflected in the growth of cross-border tech M&A. We expect global cross-border tech M&A activity to hit a new high in 2015 and forecast 2016 deal volume to be larger still. The worldwide activity levels are reflective of what’s happening in the EU, where the volume of M&A is being driven by the three C’s: confidence, currency and cash. For more information, contact Clarity Partner Paul Cooper at or JEGI Co-Heads of Technology Banking Jeff Becker and Joseph Sanborn at and