Bids, mergers and takeovers

IN BRIEF: TTB Partners gets extension to make Playtech takeover offer

Playtech PLC - FTSE 250-listed gambling software firm - Extends deadline for TTB Partners Ltd to make a takeover offer for the company.

The Hong...

Fri, 17/06/2022 - 10:16

Christie Group to sell Trentham Estate on behalf of St Modwen

Christie Group PLC on Friday said leisure and retail property advisor Christie & Co has been told to sell the Trentham Estate on behalf of...

Fri, 17/06/2022 - 10:13

Shaftesbury investor hits out at ‘expensive’ Capco tie-up

A Shaftesbury PLC shareholders on Thursday hit out at the rationale and finances of the decision to merge with Capital & Counties Properties PLC....

Fri, 17/06/2022 - 09:17

TOP NEWS: M&C Saatchi board removes support for Next Fifteen takeover

M&C Saatchi PLC on Friday said its directors have withdrawn support for the takeover offer by Next Fifteen Communications Group PLC, while still not supporting...

Fri, 17/06/2022 - 08:40

Future on track for full-year targets; completes WhoWhatWear purchase

Future PLC on Friday said it is ‘on track’ to achieve full-year targets as it completed the acquisition of digital-only women's lifestyle publisher WhoWhatWear.


Fri, 17/06/2022 - 08:13

PRESS: Caledonia Investments looking to sell fund manager 7IM

Caledonia Investments PLC has appointed investment bank Evercore Partners to oversee the sale of its boutique fund manager 7IM for around £400 million, Sky News...

Thu, 16/06/2022 - 21:20

IN BRIEF: Zephyr Energy grows portfolio through acquisitions, drilling

Zephyr Energy PLC - oil & gas exploration and development in US Rocky Mountains - Continues to grow non-operated portfolio through drilling on existing acreage...

Thu, 16/06/2022 - 17:43

IN BRIEF: Cordiant gets clearance from Polish minister for acquisition

Cordiant Digital Infrastructure Ltd - investment firm focused on digital infrastructure assets - receives clearance from the Polish Minister of State Assets for its acquisition...

Thu, 16/06/2022 - 15:30

Brand Architekts appoints Pyper to board after InnovaDerma merger

Brand Architekts Group PLC on Thursday named Simon Pyper as an independent non-executive director, following its merger with InnovaDerma PLC in May.

Shares in the...

Thu, 16/06/2022 - 14:07

IN BRIEF: Metal Tiger strikes deal to sell whole Kalahari Metals stake

Metal Tiger PLC - Winchester, England-based investment company focused on the natural resources sector - Aims to sell its 49% stake in London-based Kalahari Metals...

Thu, 16/06/2022 - 12:27