Peru registers 30 transactions during the third quarter of 2017.
So far this year, with regards to the Cross-Border market, Peruvian companies have mainly opted to invest in Ecuador and Chile with three deals each.
In terms of deal size, Ecuador stands out with US $ 11.4 million.
On the other hand, the countries that opted to make the most acquisitions in Peru were Spain with 10 transactions, Chile which registered 5 deals, Mexico, China, the United States and Canada, both with 4 deals closed. The larger size deals were done by China with a total value of approximately US $ 1.4 billion.
During the course of 2017, 3 private equity transactions valued at US $ 120 million were closed in Peru, which represents a 73% decline in the number
of transactions and 74% in the amount thereof, with respect to the same period of 2016.
Regarding to venture capital deals, 4 transactions were recorded during the year, of which 3 have a non-confidential amount of about US $ 1.53 million, representing a year-on-year growth of 100% in the number of transactions and a 45% decline in mobilized capital.
The Peruvian economy has made significant progress in its economic performance in recent years, with dynamic rates of GDP growth and low inflation and debt.
The real estate market (residential and commercial) has not been absent from the tremendous benefits generated by Peru´s sustained economic growth.