Q2 2018

Year to Date 2018, 94 M&A transactions were announced or completed, vs. 59 in H1 2017, representing an increase of 59%.  In this period, the most active staffing segments were IT Staffing, Healthcare and Commercial, with 16, 15 and 13 transactions respectively.  DOWNLOAD FULL PDF

Q1 2018

De Bellas & Co. reports 56 M&A transactions were reported in the first quarter of 2018. This represents an increase of 75% from Q4 2017. In this period, the most active staffing segments were Commercial, Healthcare and IT with eight, eight and six transactions respectively. Healthcare and IT continue to be the most sought-after segments.…

When to sell your staffing company

When Should I Sell My Staffing Company?

WHEN SHOULD I SELL MY STAFFING COMPANY? It’s understandable that owners would want to reap the rewards of recently signed clients. Often times, clients don’t learn about your company one day and then hire you the next. It can take years of getting to know each other, office visits, travel, follow up calls, and most…

to buy or not to buy

To Buy or Not To Buy?

To Buy or Not to Buy? There is a growing trend among the users of staffing services to fill all of their needs, from traditional temporary employees to professional specialists like accountants and information systems consultants, through a single provider. Some industry analysts speculate that the companies that will remain on top of this trend…

De Bellas Quarterly Newsletter Q4 2017 (4)

Q4 2017

De Bellas & Co., the leading investment banking firm serving the Staffing and Workforce Solutions industries exclusively, reports 32 M&A transactions were reported in the fourth quarter of 2017. Overall, 134 staffing and staffing related transactions were reported in 2017, vs. 138 in 2016, with Healthcare staffing leading the activity with 23 announced transactions. DOWNLOAD…

Q3 2017

De Bellas & Co., the leading investment banking firm serving the Staffing and Workforce Solutions industries exclusively, reported today that 43 M&A transactions were announced or completed in Q3 2017 vs. 45 transactions in Q3 2016. Private strategic buyers made up almost 78% of the overall activity, while private equity firms accounted for about 19%…

De Bellas Quarterly Newsletter H1 2017

H1 2017

De Bellas & Co., a leading investment banking firm serving the staffing and staffing related industries, reports 30 M&A transaction were announced or completed in the fourth quarter of 2016. Overall, 138 staffing and staffing related transactions were announced or completed in 2016, up 2% over 2015. Buyer activity remains well-dispersed, as 120 different buyers…

De Bellas Quarterly Newsletter Q1 2017

Q1 2017

De Bellas & Co., the leading investment banking firm serving the Staffing and Workforce Management industries exclusively, reported today that 32 M&A transactions were announced or completed in Q1 2017. This represents a decline of 16% from Q1 2016. This decline is due, surprisingly, primarily to a decline from twelve to four transactions in IT…