Virtual Data Room Provider Firmex Forecasts a 32% Growth in North American Deals

Firmex, the most widely used provider of virtual data rooms, today announced the publication of The Firmex Deal Flow Bulletin for Q3 2021. The bulletin uses data on virtual data room openings to forecast closed deals for Q3.

In addition to the Firmex deal flow forecast, readers also get first-hand experience from M&A advisors on their perception of the state of deal volumes for the middle market.

“After a strong first half of the year, Advisor sentiment for Q3 remains very optimistic, with the vast majority of our survey respondents indicating that they feel positively about future deal volumes.” said Mark Wright, Firmex’s Chief Commercial Officer.

Deal Flow Bulletin Highlights:

  • 32% increase in deals over Q3 2020
  • 72% of respondents are feeling positive or very positive about the M&A market in Q3
  • 67% of those surveyed have reported an increase in deal volume in Q3
  • Strategy and Synergy is the top challenge M&A advisors expect to face in Q3 when it comes to creating value post-transaction
  • 60% of those surveyed see buyer and seller valuation as the primary challenge to completing a deal this quarter

“As the most widely used virtual data room provider for deals, we have unique insight into data room creation, its relation to deal volume trends, and into forecasting deal activity. Our hope in publishing this report is to share helpful information that’s unique to our position as the most widely used virtual data room, keeping middle market M&A advisors informed,” said Wright.

To access The Firmex Deal Flow Bulletin for Q3 2021, please visit:

About Firmex Inc.

Firmex is a global provider of virtual data rooms where more deals, diligence and compliance get done. As one of the world’s most widely used virtual data rooms, Firmex supports complex processes for organizations of all sizes, including diligence, compliance, and litigation. Whenever professionals need to share sensitive documents beyond the firewall, Firmex is their trusted partner. A Firmex subscription provides simple, safe, and stress-free document sharing without hidden costs or complexity. Since 2006, Firmex has helped over 140,000 companies worldwide take control of their confidential documents.

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Media Contact:

Mark Wright

Chief Commercial Officer, Firmex

416-840-4241 ext. 281

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