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Benchmark International Still Ranked the Number One Privately Held M&A Company in the World

Posted on October 20, 2023 By

Refinitiv, previously known as Thomson Reuters, has released their Global League Tables for Q3 2023, and Benchmark International was recognized with several high rankings in multiple categories. Also of note, for the year-over-year change in the number of deals both in the U.S. and Worldwide, Benchmark International is nearly the only firm to show a positive change in the number of deals.

Benchmark’s rankings include:

Middle-Market M&A Financial Advisors

  • 5th in the United States
  • 5th in the United Kingdom
  • 11th Worldwide
  • 17th in Europe

Small-Cap M&A Financial Advisors

  • 4th in the United States
  • 4th in the United Kingdom
  • 9th Worldwide
  • 15th in Europe

Steven Keane, Chairman of Benchmark International, said, “Once again, Benchmark International has demonstrated incredible success as a player on the world stage, outperforming many well-known firms. We look forward to continuing to be a reliable partner for our clients and what the future holds.”

Deal Value Note

Benchmark International does not submit deal values to Refinitiv for confidentiality purposes. The Deal Value represented in the league tables is not an accurate reflection of true values. As some deal completions are also not to be disclosed.

About Refinitiv

Refinitiv is one of the world’s largest providers of financial markets data and infrastructure. They cater to more than 40,000 customers and 400,000 end users across 190 countries, providing information and technology that help investors to execute critical trading and risk decisions with confidence. By combining a unique open platform with best-in-class data and expertise, they connect people and drive performance, innovation, and growth for customers and partners. Refinitiv is part of LSEG (London Stock Exchange Group).

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Africa: Anthony McCardle at +27 21 300 2055 /  


Benchmark International is a global M&A firm that provides business owners with creative, value-maximizing solutions for growing and exiting their businesses. Benchmark International has handled over $10 billion in transaction value across various industries from offices across the world. With decades of M&A experience, Benchmark International’s transaction teams have assisted business owners with achieving their objectives and ensuring the continued growth of their businesses. The firm has also been named the Investment Banking Firm of the Year by The M&A Advisor and the Global M&A Network as well as the #1 Sell-side Exclusive M&A Advisor in the World by Pitchbook’s Global League Tables.


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