Reality Bites: AFM Eerily Quiet On The Dealmaking Front At Halfway

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Despite a slew of packages being announced for this year’s AFM, at the halfway mark significant dealmaking has been in painfully short supply. With the key first four days of the market behind us, a stark reality is being confirmed. “Quiet would be an understatement,” said an acquisitions executive. “It’s tough out there,” one usually sanguine market veteran admitted. So far, George Miller’s Three Thousand Years Of Longing is the only project known to have drawn multiple…