2. Bloomberg. Represents rankings based on all Institutional USD leveraged loan and high yield issues less than $400 million in the consumer & retail verticals.
3. IHS Herold - Transactions greater than $100 million.
4. Thomson Financial - Number of global M&A sellside technology transactions < $1 billion from 1/1/2012 – 7/15/2015. Excludes exchange offers, self-tenders, recapitalizations, repurchases, remaining interests and privatizations.
5. LCD, a unit of S&P Capital IQ, LTM 8/31/15.
6. Dealogic by number of offerings, as of October 13, 2015.
Note: Number of professionals and transaction count are approximated.