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US medical devices industry sees a drop of 19.7% in deal activity in August 2019

September 23, 2019

A total of 61 deals worth $2.02bn were announced in August 2019, compared to the 12-month average of 76 deals.

Venture financing was the leading category in the month in terms of volume with 47 deals which accounted for 77.05% of all deals.

In second place was M&A with 13 deals, followed by private equity with one transaction, respectively accounting for 21.3% and 1.6% of overall deal activity in the country’s medical devices industry during the month.