Bids, mergers and takeovers

IN BRIEF: Macfarlane acquires packaging business for €8.6 million

Macfarlane Group PLC - Glasgow-based packaging and label company - Acquires PackMann Gesellschaft für Verpackungen und Dienstleistungen mbH for €8.6 million. PackMann is a protective...

Tue, 17/05/2022 - 14:44

S4 Capital buys US technology services firm TheoremOne for MediaMonks

S4 Capital PLC on Tuesday announced the acquisition of Los Angeles-based TheoremOne LLC, planning to integrate the technology services firm with subsidiary MediaMonks Multimedia Holding...

Tue, 17/05/2022 - 12:46

TOP NEWS: ContourGlobal accepts £1.75 billion takeover by KKR

ContourGlobal PLC on Tuesday said it has agreed to a £1.75 billion takeover offer from US private equity firm Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co LP....

Tue, 17/05/2022 - 12:04

IN BRIEF: HICL acquires 50% stake in German road project

HICL Infrastructure PLC - London-based infrastructure investment firm - Acquires a 50% stake in the B247 Muhlhausen-Bad Langensalza Road public–private partnership from Vinci Concessions Deutschland...

Tue, 17/05/2022 - 10:54

LSEG's Quantile buy faces in-depth probe by UK competition regulator

The UK competition regulator on Tuesday said remedies offered to lessen concerns over London Stock Exchange Group PLC's purchase of Quantile Group Ltd did not...

Tue, 17/05/2022 - 10:42

Schroder British invests in food commodity pricing firm Mintec

Schroder British Opportunities Trust PLC on Tuesday it has made an investment in Mintec Ltd.

Buckinghamshire, England-headquartered Mintec is a provider of food-related commodity prices,...

Tue, 17/05/2022 - 10:41

Shaftesbury makes acquisition on Berwick Street in Soho area of London

Shaftesbury PLC on Tuesday said it has expanded its West End portfolio with a new leasehold for commercial letting.

The London-based real estate investment...

Tue, 17/05/2022 - 09:50

IN BRIEF: Picton Property acquires London property for £14 million

Picton Property Income Ltd - London-based real estate investment trust - Completes the freehold acquisition of mixed-use property in London for £13.7 million. This reflects...

Tue, 17/05/2022 - 06:36

IN BRIEF: Tufton Oceanic sells two vessels; acquires one bulker

Tufton Oceanic Assets Ltd - Guernsey, UK-based investment company focused on second-hand commercial vessels - Announces divestment of Handysize Bulker Lavender for $17.7 million, with...

Mon, 16/05/2022 - 21:21

IN BRIEF: Aquila European to acquire solar farm in Almeria, Spain

Aquila European Renewables Income Fund PLC - Hamburg-based investor in renewable energy infrastructure in Europe - Agrees to acquire a 30 megawatt-peak solar photovoltaic asset...

Mon, 16/05/2022 - 17:56