FactSet Mergerstat/BVR Control Premium Study is an online searchable database that generates empirical support for quantifying control premiums, implied minority discounts (discount for lack of control), and public company valuation multiples. Quickly and easily search nearly 9,979 transactions of public companies – the data includes the control premium, the implied minority discount (discount for lack of control), and up to 5 valuation multiples for each transaction. The transactions in this database include mergers and acquisitions (M&A), controlling takeovers, private equity deals, management buyouts, and leveraged buyouts. The majority of transactions are mergers and acquisitions with 100% shares acquired, but also includes controlling takeovers and buyouts. Download a global preview of control premium statistics by country and median control premium and implied minority discount by country.
FactSet Mergerstat/BVR Control Premium Study is the most trusted and widely used source for control premium, implied minority discount (discount for lack of control) and public company merger, acquisition and takeover data. Subscription includes online access with unlimited searches and free access to the online Quarterly Control Premium Study Report. (Quarterly release dates are by the end of May, August, November, and February).
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- Minimize research time – the FactSet Mergerstat®/BVR Control Premium Study™ is the most comprehensive and trusted source for control premiums, minority discounts (discount for lack of control), and takeover transactions
- Easily search the database by SIC code, industry, financial ratios, sale details and other criteria and export the data directly into Excel
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- Rely on empirical support of 17 years of detailed market transaction data, updated quarterly with new transactions
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