Hello reader,

Welcome to the December 2022 issue of The Dealmaker.

The year is ending. This has been a very intense year marked by Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, the emergence of most countries from COVID and the increased attention on the impact of climate change.

The M&A landscape changed significantly from 2021 with a reduction in M&A transactions globally with different levels of impact in different markets. We have also seen a very significant slowdown in our activity in data rooms for technology fund raising. The level of activity picked up in the last quarter and we are looking forward to seeing what 2023 has in store for all of us. The EthosData team wishes you, your colleagues and your loved ones the best for 2023.

Here are some of the articles that our colleagues found interesting to read read this month: