Term Sheet — Monday, August 29

August 29, 2016

August 29, 2016

Today’s column didn’t quite come together in time, so just a few very quick notes to kick off your Monday.

• Deal data: Global M&A has topped the $2 trillion mark for 2016, but is still off 26% from last year’s pace, per Thomson Reuters. The U.S. figure is even weaker (comparatively), off 33% at just under $900 billion year-to-date. The only geographic areas with up arrows are Japan, India and the Middle East.  Read more

Source: Fortune.com