M&A - Archive

December 2017 articles

London-based app company Shazam could be taken over by Apple as early as Monday, according to reports. [...]

9 December
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A recent flurry of car park deals has prompted market intelligence firm S&P Global to warn investors that the assets may [...]

7 December
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Protectionism, new technology giants, shareholder activism and interest from China will be the big factors influencing deals [...]

7 December
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Troubled rent-to-own retailer BrightHouse has reached a deal for a £220m financial restructuring, Sky News reports. [...]

7 December
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London-listed bookie William Hill has settled a dispute over Canadian gambling firm NYX, clearing the way for an American company [...]

7 December
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British lifestyle clothing brand Crew has been sold by its founder and private equity firm Livingbridge to Exquisite Apparel. [...]

6 December
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The leisure group which looks after Brighton Pier has agreed the terms for an acquisition of Lethington Leisure, the owner of [...]

5 December
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The value of successful domestic and cross-border mergers and acquisitions (M&A) showed a "sizeable" increase in the third [...]

5 December
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Cinema group Cineworld is to buy US cinema chain Regal Entertainment, making the company the second largest cinema chain in [...]

5 December
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One of world's largest private school operators has selected a raft of heavy-hitting investment banks as it prepares for $5bn (£3.7bn) [...]

4 December
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While Brexit has caused some investors to retrench to the UK, private equity firm Livingbridge has made a move to the other side [...]

4 December
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Atlas Merchant Capital, the private equity firm founded by ex-Barclays chief executive Bob Diamond, has grabbed its largest deal [...]

4 December
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One of the UK's best known asset managers, which is also a shareholder in Cineworld, has condemned a proposed £2.7bn deal for [...]

4 December
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US pharmacy giant CVS Health has agreed to pay $69bn (£51bn) for health insurer Aetna in the year's biggest corporate transaction, [...]

3 December
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London-listed Integrated Diagnostics Holdings (IDH) has created a joint venture with Man Capital, the investment arm of the billionaire [...]

1 December
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