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Deal Makers Sentiment Survey 2023

Our annual survey provides an exclusive deep dive into deal makers sentiment for 2023.

What do deal makers expect in 2023? 

At the end of 2021, investors were bullish that the successes of the past year would continue to prevail in 2022. However, due to continued market volatility exacerbated by geopolitical tensions, it soon become apparent that 2022 would not be remembered as yet another deal making boom year. 

As 2022 came to an end, we reached out to 551 deal makers globally to capture their sentiment on what is predicted to come in the 2023 deal making landscape. 

Access our annual survey to:

  • Gain expert insights from over 500 deal markers exploring global M&A predictions for 2023.
  • Understand the main influencing factors impacting global sentiment and deal making activity. 
  • Learn what industrial sectors on a global scale are predicted to boom in 2023. 
  • Equities
    87% of respondents anticipating equity volumes to be at least as high as in 2022.
  • Debt
    13% of respondents are “factoring in” a fall in deal activity.
  • M&A
    Technology and healthcare, are predicted to take a further leap ahead of other industrial sectors in 2023.

2022 Deal Makers Sentiment Survey – findings

Explore the 7 key areas affecting the global investment banking community.

Our annual survey brings you an exclusive view into deal makers sentiment into 2021.

What did deal makers expect 2022 to bring?

Look back at the 2022 Deal Makers Sentiment Survey