Trend…

The M&A markets have been rather sleepy for the last couple of years, thanks to a lousy economy. Still, corporate America sees M&A markets on the upswing the next two
years, according to a recent PricewaterhouseCoopers Management Barometer Survey. The study, released in mid-May, says that nearly 70% of large multinationals expect to complete
deals during that period, with more activity among non-tech companies than technology businesses. Here are some other nuggets from the study: