Latest Bids, Mergers and Takeovers

  • 30 Nov
    Mitie completes Interserve acquisition

    Mitie Group has completed its acquisition of Interserve Facilities Management. The acquisition has taken place for a consideration of £105 million in cash to How To Group. In addition, How To...

  • 30 Nov
    K3 Capital enters joint venture with head hunter

    K3 Capital Group has entered into a acquisition consultancy joint-venture with a head hunter it used during its acquisition strategy this year. The professional services firm has created Market...

  • 30 Nov
    Sportech confirms Global Tote sale talks

    Sportech has confirmed it is in talks with Betmakers Technology Group over the sale of its Global Tote business. This is in response to media reports regarding these talks which place a total cash...

  • 25 Nov
    Keyword buys g-Net Media for $32m

    Keyword Studios has acquired Los Angeles-based g-Net Media for a total consideration of up to $32 million. g-Net Media provides marketing services to the video gaming and entertainment industries....

  • 24 Nov
    Croda completes acquisition of Iberchem

    Speciality chemicals company Croda International has confirmed it has successfully completed the acquisition of Fragrance Spanish Topco which trades as global fragrances and flavours company...

  • 23 Nov
    Concepta buys DNA home-testing company

    Healthcare company Concepta has acquired The Genome Store in a deal that could be worth up to £520,000. The Genome Store is a provider of home-administered postal genome test services, based in...

  • 23 Nov
    Kingswood completes acquisition of US wealth business

    Wealth management company Kingswood has completed its acquisition of a 50.1% stake in Manhattan Harbor Capital (MHC), a US-based broker dealer company. MHC will be rebranded as Kingswood US and...

  • 20 Nov
    Telit receives merger proposal from Swiss semiconductor group

    Technology company Telit Communications has received a merger offer from Swiss firm u-blox. The proposed deal valued Telit at £2.50 a share, or approximately £332.6 million, and would result in...

  • 19 Nov
    Inspecs to acquire German eyewear group for €95m

    Eyewear designer and manufacturer Inspecs Group has conditionally agreed a €94.85 million acquisition of German company Eschenbach. The cash deal represented a 'key strategic step' in its growth...

  • 19 Nov
    William Hill shareholders approve Caesars Group takeover bid

    Betting company William Hill's shareholders have approved a £2.9 billion takeover bid from US casino giant Caesars Group. In a virtual meeting held earlier today, 87% of shareholders backed the...

  • 18 Nov
    Rosneft sells 10% stake in Vostok Oil

    Rosneft Oil has sold its 10% stake in Vostok Oil. The stake is being sold to commodity company Trafigura for an undisclosed price. The Russian company has also entered into an agreement with...

  • 11 Nov
    CMA inviting further input over Breedon / Cemex merger

    The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has invited further input as it reviews the potential acquisition of Cemex Investments by Breedon Group. Citing competition concerns, in August the CMA...

  • 10 Nov
    Tullow completes £575m Ugandan assets sale

    Tullow Oil has completed the sale of its Ugandan assets to Total. Made in two considerations, this sale will see Tullow receive $575 million in total. Although Tullow will retain a financial...

  • 09 Nov
    Yu Group acquires business customer book of Midlands energy group

    Independent supplier of gas, electricity and water to the UK business sector, Yu Group has acquired the business customer book of a Midlands-based energy group which is divesting its mains gas...

  • 06 Nov
    Pan African proposes to acquire tailings retreatment projects

    Pan African Resources has entered into a conditional sale-of-shares agreements to acquire the total share capital and associated shareholder loans and other claims of Mogale Gold Proprietary and...

  • 06 Nov
    Tesco gets green light to sell Thai stores to CP Group

    Thailand's antitrust regulator, the Office of Trade Competition Commission (OTCC), has given approval for the sale of supermarket giant Tesco's Thai business to CP Group. Once CP Group, which is...

  • 06 Nov
    RSA Insurance in talks over proposed takeover

    Intact Financial Corporation and Tryg A/S have proposed a £7.2bn offer to acquire RSA Insurance in what they believe would be a 'strategically compelling' merger, according to a statement from the...

  • 04 Nov
    Premier Foods confirms Hovis sales talks

    Premier Foods has confirmed it is in talks concerning a sale of its 49% stake in Hovis Holdings. The FTSE 250 firm has responded to media reports and a statement from Newlat Foods, with the...

  • 02 Nov
    Court approvals Unilever corporate restructure

    Unilever has received approval by the UK High Court for a corporate restructure that will see it merge its UK and Dutch arms. Upon completion of the merger, Unilever's existing dual-parent holding...


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