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Buyout Deals Analyst

Buyout Deals Analyst

Buyout Deals Analyst is the most extensive, detailed source of information on private equity-backed buyout deals in the world. This comprehensive product contains in-depth data for over 43,000 buyout deals worldwide, including information on deal value, buyers, sellers, debt financing providers, financial and legal advisors, exit details and more.

Constantly updated by our teams of dedicated researchers located around the world, Buyout Deals Analyst represents the most comprehensive source of deals data available today, with global coverage and all key financial metrics included.

Buyout Deals Analyst forms a core part of Preqin's Private Equity Online platform, and is an upgrade to Fund Manager Profiles.

Product Uses

  • Source potential deal opportunities.
  • Conduct market research, analyze the latest trends, and see which regions and sectors have attracted the most investment in recent weeks.
  • Review competitors and their latest activities. Assess service provider market share.
  • Use as a business development tool to identify new clients, service providers, lenders and potential deal partners.
  • Identify sources of capital, including managers with available dry powder, co-investors and debt providers.
  • Locate potential exit opportunities.
  • View the latest activity in the market, including recently announced deals, recent exits and the latest business picked up by service providers.
  • Combine with other Preqin products to track fund investments and fund performance, see which LP investors have exposure to which portfolio companies, and much more.


Subscribers to Buyout Deals Analyst include:

  • Private equity firms
  • Financial advisors
  • Investment banks
  • Debt providers
  • Legal advisors
  • M&A professionals
  • Placement agents
  • Investment consultants
  • Insitutional investors
  • Academic institutions

Key Features

  • Buyout Deals: View detailed information on over 43,000 deals globally, including comprehensive data on all buyouts from 2006 to present, and 10-year buyout data for the largest 1,000 global buyout firms.
  • Market Overview: View quarterly and annual deal flow, plus details on global exit activity. Filter results by region, deal type, location, value band and industry.
  • Potential Forthcoming Exits: Find potential up-coming exits. Search specifically by industry, location, entry deal size, entry investment type and omit companies that have already been partially exited. Plus see which sectors may present more exit flow in the coming months.
  • IPO Pipeline: View details of private equity-backed companies that have recently filed for an IPO.
  • Lead Partners & Board Representatives: Identify which key individuals are leading investments into portfolio companies and which contacts have board representation.
  • Search for Portfolio Companies, Fund Managers, Service Providers, Debt Financing and Mezzanine Providers: Preqin's detailed searches enable you to track down profiles of firms of interest and view the deals they are associated with and details of their future plans.
  • Advanced Search: Use our powerful search tool to access information on buyout deals globally, including searching by company and investor location, industry, deal size, date, deal status, deal type, investment stake and key company financials.
  • Access League Tables: Largest deals, most active firms by investment size and number of deals, financial advisors, debt financing providers, legal advisors.
  • Recent Deals and Exits: View recently announced deals and recent exits.
  • Unlimited Downloads to Excel: Download deal and exit data to Excel for further analysis.

A subscription to Fund Manager Profiles is required to access Buyout Deals Analyst.

Contact us to arrange an online demonstration of our private equity services and find out how we can help you.