Research Reports


Winchester Capital Research assembles global data in respect of mergers and acquisitions and publishes its Research Reports biannually. We also periodically produce dedicated industry reports.


M&A Global Market Insight & Trends – 2020

A surge of fourth quarter deals drove global M&A markets to a total transaction value of $3.5 trillion in 2019, a 3.1% increase over 2018 values. Learn more…

Global Insight Spirits & Alcoholic Beverages Sector August 2019

Global spirits industry mergers and acquisitions activity as measured by transaction volume is forecasted to increase 23% in 2019 to 231 transac­tions. Learn more…

Global Insight Family Office July 2019

The number of family offices continues to increase. Learn more…

M&A Global Market Insight & Trends – Q2 2019

Strong winds will continue to fill M&A sails from 2018 foretelling another active year, with increases in deal volume and value in North America. Learn more…

M&A Global Market Insight & Trends – Q1 2019

Global M&A activity remained high in 2018, despite the growing political tensions, global market volatility and the uncertainty surrounding Brexit. Learn more…

Global Insight Energy Sector – Smart Meter Fall 2018

Regulatory requirements mandating the installation of smart meters continue to drive strong growth in smart metering.Learn more…

Global Insight Insurance Sector Summer 2018

Global transaction value increased 170% from $47.4bn in 2016 to $128.2bn in 2017, its highest level over the past five years.Learn more…

Global Insight Energy Sector Summer 2018

Due to economic growth internationally, global energy consumption grew by 2.2% to rise to an all-time high of 13.5bn metric tons of oil equivalent in 2017.Learn more…

Global Insight Food and Beverage Sector Summer 2018

Food and Beverage M&A activity continued to strengthen in 2017, with 1,778 transactions recorded, compared to 1,694 in 2016 and 1,475 in 2013.Learn more…