Investment Firm CEO: 2021 Was Big Year For Media M&A, Strong Outlook Forecast For 2022

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2021 was banner year for M&A, surpassing even 2007 in deal volume, the CEO of one of the most prominent investment-banking firms in the media sector reported in a year-end letter to stakeholders.

Deal-making was driven by a confluence of five factors, said Aryeh B. Bourkoff, CEO at LionTree, which …