TMT Finance launches M&A news service to highlight 70 billion dollars of deal opportunities in North America in 2019

  • TMT Finance News Americas launches on February 6th 2019, the first US news service to provide exclusive TMT M&A breaking news and original reporting
  • The launch highlights estimated 70 billion dollars per year of deal opportunities in communications sector for 2019
  • Dedicated news service is for M&A heads, CFOs, Investment Bankers, Private Equity Investors and Advisers across telecommunications, technology and media industries
  • US and Americas based subscribers registering for the premium news service before February 28th will get a month's free access
  • TMT M&A specialists can register by visiting TMTFinance.com/NewsAmericas

LONDON, Jan. 24, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A new premium news service highlighting investment, advisory and M&A opportunities worth over US$70 billion in the rapidly growing communications sector in North America is being launched on February 6th by specialist global news provider TMT Finance.

TMT Finance News Americas will provide industry C-Suite, M&A Heads, Investment Bankers, Private Equity Investors and Professional advisers with exclusive news on new opportunities in mergers and acquisitions involving mid to large cap communications infrastructure and services business including new deals, mandates, bidding consortium developments, financing, valuation and pricing benchmarks, and people moves.

Expanding on the highly successful service offered by TMT Finance to the rest of the world since 2009, the news will tap into the surge of investment and M&A activity in both the North American and Latin American markets involving telecommunication, media and digital infrastructure companies across the US as they strive to meet the demand for data, including broadband fiber operators, datacentre providers and edge computing.

TMT Finance reports that the US communications sector saw 60 M&A deals of US$50m and over in 2018, totalling over US$70bn, with a further 15 deals valued at US$6.5bn in Latin America. With more predicted in 2019, TMT Finance News Americas will be the first US news service to provide exclusive TMT M&A breaking news and original reporting.

TMT Finance has already started publishing their latest US scoops, including Telefonica looking to carve out its US$2bn datacentre portfolio through Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Evercore being hired to bring US$2bn-valued datacentre and infrastructure provider EdgeConneX to market, and extensively covering the sales of Bluebird Networks and SummitIG.

TMT Finance is offering US and Americas based industry and finance executives a month’s introductory access to the premium news service free of charge for those registering before February 28th. TMT M&A specialists can register for the service by visiting TMT Finance/NewsAmericas. Full access to the premium service is priced from $3,000 for an annual subscription.

Dominic Lowndes, Founder and Managing Director of TMT Finance said: “We are launching the new TMT Finance News Americas service to meet the massive demand for deal news on US communications infrastructure opportunities from both within the US and our existing subscribers across the world. Consolidation is accelerating within the US TMT market, and there is increasing appetite for cross-border transactions between North America, Europe and Asia. We are uniquely placed, with our outstanding network of contacts and journalists to provide timely, valuable and accurate news on the latest developments.”

TMT Finance was first launched in the UK in 2009 to connect and inform senior executives pursuing opportunities across M&A, investment, financing and advisory globally. Since then, TMT Finance has established 5 weekly news titles, across Europe, Asia and Africa, with a readership of 22,000, and 10 annual executive events gathering leaders in Europe, Asia and Africa.

TMT Finance will also be expanding on their highly successful series of events by launching the inaugural TMT M&A Forum USA 2019, in New York on April 11. The event, sponsored by Santander and Tillman Infrastructure, offers more than 250 M&A professionals the opportunity to engage with leading figureheads and discuss infrastructure, 5G investment, M&A strategy and changing trends within the telecommunications, media and technology M&A landscape in the US and globally.

About TMT Finance

TMT Finance is the leading news and events provider that uniquely gathers key leadership from telecom, media and technology companies, investors, investment bankers, policy makers and advisers to assess the latest strategies and opportunities for investment and partnership globally. For more information on TMT Finance visit www.tmtfinance.com and follow on Twitter and LinkedIn

Contact Katrina Hopewell m: 00 44 7838255420 e: katrina@tmtfinance.com

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