M&A - Archive

April 2019 articles

Merger and acquisition (M&A) deals in the UK and US are outpacing the rest of Europe, with activity remaining strong despite [...]

17 April

The comparisons with US peers just got a lot harder for European banks after a strong showing from JP Morgan to kick off earnings [...]

16 April

Sub-prime lender Provident has urged shareholders to take no action in relation to a £1.3bn hostile takeover bid from Non-Standard [...]

16 April

The UK has been ranked as the top investment destination in the world, knocking the US off the top spot. [...]

15 April

Provident Financial said today it is “astonished” by suitor Non-Standard Finance’s (NSF) statement after trading ended [...]

14 April

Doorstep lender Provident Financial said today it remains “gravely concerned” that Non-Standard Finance (NSF) has failed [...]

12 April

Murdoch-owned newspapers The Times and The Sunday Times will be allowed to merge subject to governance changes, the government [...]

11 April

A wealth management firm backed by billionaire George Soros has bought art collector lender Athena from Carlyle, the US private [...]

10 April

Private equity investment in UK companies bounced back in the first three months of this year following a slump at the end of [...]

9 April

Hargreaves Lansdown and the Share Centre have agreed to buy £1.5bn in assets from JP Morgan Asset Management as the firm shifts [...]

9 April

LDC, the private equity arm of Lloyds Banking Group, has invested £17.6m in graduate recruitment services firm Amberjack to [...]

7 April

The value of UK M&A has slumped this quarter as Brexit uncertainty lingers, however, tech deals have grown to the highest [...]

2 April