October 2022 PE Deal Activity, there were 416 completed U.S. private equity deals totaling more than $46.5 billion in capital invested during the month of October. The number of deal transactions were up approximately 17.5% from September. Business and Consumer Products and Services, Financial Services, Healthcare and Information Technology remain hot sectors for investment. ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​