December 2021 PE Deal Activity, there were 462 completed U.S. private equity deals totaling more than $24.3 billion in capital invested during the month of December. The number of deal transactions were up approximately 24.2% from November. Business and Consumer Products and Services, Healthcare and Information Technology remain hot sectors for investment. ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​