M&A - Archive

February 2018 articles

An investor advisory firm has thrown another obstacle in the path to Tesco's £3.7bn takeover of Booker, telling Booker shareholders [...]

20 February
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London brewer Fuller's has taken over Dark Star, a craft beer business based in West Sussex. [...]

20 February
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Shareholders in luxury online retailer Yoox Net-a-Porter (YNAP) have raised concerns that a proposed takeover bid undervalues [...]

19 February
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The weight of investment banking giant Goldman Sachs is a force to be reckoned with, and Learning Technologies Group has found [...]

16 February
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A top shareholder advisory firm has advised investors in wholesaler Booker to reject a £3.7bn takeover bid from Tesco. [...]

16 February
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Fancy yourself as a good barterer? Chances are you're not as good as Aurelius, which has just managed to complete the purchase [...]

15 February
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Beleaguered engineering giant GKN has published its formal letter today attempting to sway shareholders from accepting a £7.4bn [...]

15 February
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The number of global mergers and acquisitions (M&A) will grow by 10 per cent in the first half of the year compared to the [...]

15 February
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Classic sweeties such as Dip Dabs and Refreshers could come under new ownership as Blackstone lines up an auction process. [...]

14 February
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Engineering giant GKN revealed its latest attempt to win shareholders' support today, as it fights a £7.4bn hostile bid from [...]

14 February
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London-based media startup The Memo has been snapped up by Forbes to fuel European expansion. [...]

12 February
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Euromoney Institutional Investor, the events and business information group which owns Euromoney magazine, has sold its global [...]

12 February
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UK dealmakers upped the number of US acquisitions in the second half of last year - rising more than a fifth, according to fresh [...]

12 February
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GKN is expected to offer shareholders a cash payout during the upcoming week as it seeks to fight off a hostile takeover attempt. [...]

11 February
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Engineering giant GKN is considering giving its shareholders more time to mull Melrose's £7.4bn hostile bid, as it waits to [...]

9 February
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