"Figure 2: There has been an upward trend in the underlying value of inward M&A transactions since 2014",""
"The value of inward mergers and acquisitions involving UK companies and the values of inward transactions above £10 billion in 2016 and 2018 with the remainders, 2000 to 2019",""
"",""
"Notes","1. A new method for compiling M&A statistics was introduced from Quarter 1 (January to March) 2018, which may lead to a structural break in all M&A statistical time series.
2. Values of deals are in current prices and consequently do not account for the effects of inflation over time."
"Unit","£ billion"
"",""
"","Total","Transactions over £10 billion","Remainder"
"2000","64.6","",""
"2001","24.4","",""
"2002","16.8","",""
"2003","9.3","",""
"2004","29.9","",""
"2005","50.3","",""
"2006","77.8","",""
"2007","82.1","",""
"2008","52.6","",""
"2009","32.0","",""
"2010","36.6","",""
"2011","33.0","",""
"2012","17.4","",""
"2013","31.8","",""
"2014","15.0","",""
"2015","33.3","",""
"2016","","154.1","35.9"
"2017","35.2","",""
"2018","","30.2","48.6"
"2019","53.8","",""