M&A deals in biotech companies in Spain are on the rise

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BY : Diego GutiérrezOctober Tue, 2014
biotechnologyBiotech companies in Spain are becoming more attractive to corporate investors. In some sectors, integration processes are taking place, such as that of Grifols. In other cases, the stock market is becoming an alternative for the biotechnology sector.


Más de 50 empresas adquiridas desde el 2008

adquisiciones abra bio esp

El nivel de adquisiciones producidas en el sector de biotecnología en España ha mantenido unos niveles muy estables desde el 2010 hasta el 2013. Este primer semestre del 2014 ha experimentado un repunte con 7 operaciones. Es importante para el sector un buen historial de éxitos para inversores para poder atraer a  más capital que financie las empresas biotecnológicas españolas.

La bolsa se convierte en alternativa de salida para inversores

power point sector biotecnología top 3 inversores

Son pocas las empresas españolas que han salido a Bolsa desde que en el 1991 saliera Zeltia al mercado continuo. En el 2006 fue Grifols seguida de Almirall y de Rovi, en el 2007, quienes tomaron el testigo. Pero la aparición del MAB ha permitido que empresas biotecnológicas de menor tamaño puedan acceder a inversión para financiar el desarrollo de sus medicamentos y productos. Fueron las empresas Neuron y AB-BIotics quienes estrenaron el nuevo mercado alternativo en junio del 2010.

Otros links relacionados:

Listado de inversores en biotecnológicas España

Listado de inversores en biotecnología de biomarcadores

Listado de adquisiciones en biotecnología de biomarcadores


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