Mid-market Argos Index® 2nd quarter 2022

Paris (France) – 20 July 2022 – Argos Wityu, an independent European investment fund, and Epsilon Research, the online platform for the management of unlisted M&A transactions, today published the Mid-market Argos Index® for the second quarter of 2022. Launched in 2006, the index tracks the valuations of unlisted eurozone SMEs in which a majority stake has been taken over the previous six months.

Argos Index® 2nd Quarter 2022

The Argos Index® declined in Q2 2022, to 10.0x EBITDA. Although down 14% (1.6 EBITDA points) year on year from the peak of Q2 2021, the level remains high and corresponds to the average of the past five years.