While certainly not a bad week in M&A—those don’t really exist in 2021—the past week wasn’t anything to be overly excited about. 

In the largest deal of the week, Silicon Valley-based Intuit acquired Mailchimp for $12 billion. You may know Mailchimp well if you scroll all the way down on all the email newsletters you subscribe to, or if you’re an avid listener to the Serial podcast.