September 2020 PE Deal Activity, there were 224 completed U.S. private equity deals totaling more than $7.4 billion in capital invested during the month of September. The number of deal transactions were up approximately 19% from August. Business and Consumer Products and Services, Financial Services, Healthcare and Information Technology remain hot sectors for investment. ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​