Total construction & real estate industry private equity deals worth $47.7bn were announced globally in February 2022, with Blackstone’ $23.77bn private equity deal with Mileway being the sector’s biggest investment, according to GlobalData’s deals database.
The value marked an increase of 938.1% over the previous month of $4.59bn and a rise of 523.7% when compared with the last 12-month average, which stood at $7.64bn.
Comparing deals value in different regions of the globe, Europe held the top position, with total announced deals in the period worth $23.78bn. At the country level, the The Netherlands topped the list in terms of deal value at $23.77bn.
In terms of volumes, North America emerged as the top region for construction & real estate industry private equity deals globally, followed by Europe and then Asia-Pacific.
The top country in terms of private equity deals activity in February 2022 was the US with 13 deals, followed by the Belgium with two and Canada with two.
In 2022, as of February, construction & real estate private equity deals worth $52.25bn were announced globally, marking an increase of 89.7% year on year.
construction & real estate industry private equity deals in February 2022: Top deals
The top five construction & real estate industry private equity deals accounted for 86.5% of the overall value during February 2022.
The combined value of the top five construction & real estate private equity deals stood at $41.23bn, against the overall value of $47.7bn recorded for the month.
The top five construction & real estate industry private equity deals of February 2022 tracked by GlobalData were:
1) Blackstone $23.77bn private equity deal with Mileway
2) The $5.93bn private equity of Paramount Group by Monarch Alternative Capital
3) Dubilier & Rice and Clayton $4.28bn private equity deal for 51% stake in Cornerstone Building Brands
4) The $3.8bn private equity of Capital Automotive Real Estate Services by Ares Alternative Credit and Ares Real Estate Group
5) KPS Capital Partners $3.45bn private equity deal with Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope
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