Bids, mergers and takeovers

Great Portland Estates acquires leasehold in London for £30 million

Great Portland Estates PLC said on Monday it acquired a long leasehold interest for £30 million.

The building at 6/10 St Andrew Street in Holborn,...

Mon, 16/05/2022 - 10:30

RWS focused on growth plan after suitor Baring PE Asia backs off

RWS Holdings PLC on Monday backed its growth plans after Baring Private Equity Asia Fund VIII Ltd said it does not intend to make a...

Mon, 16/05/2022 - 10:28

IN BRIEF: Woodside receives Australian approval for BHP asset merger

Woodside Petroleum Ltd - Perth, Australia-based oil and gas explorer - Receives regulatory approval from Australia's National Offshore Petroleum Titles Administrator for the acquisition of...

Mon, 16/05/2022 - 09:59

UPDATE: Vodafone wants ‘long-term relationship’ with new shareholder

Vodafone Group PLC on Monday welcomed its newest major shareholder, after Emirates Telecommunications Group Co PJSC took a 9.8% shareholding but said but it has...

Mon, 16/05/2022 - 09:43

Sirius Real Estate sells business park in London for £16 million

Sirius Real Estate Ltd said on Monday it sold a business park in London for £16 million.

The London and Johannesburg-listed property investor said...

Mon, 16/05/2022 - 09:38

IN BRIEF: Experian buys stake in Brazil-based Mova for $8 million

Experian PLC - Dublin-based credit checking - Agrees to buy a 51% stake in Sao Paulo, Brazil-based fintech company Mova Sociedade de Emprestimo entre Pessoas...

Mon, 16/05/2022 - 09:07

TOP NEWS: Emirates Telecommunications takes 9.8% stake in Vodafone

Emirates Telecommunications Group Co PJSC has taken a 9.8% shareholding in the UK's Vodafone Group PLC, but it has no plans to make a takeover...

Sun, 15/05/2022 - 10:31

IN BRIEF: B90 Holdings hails integration of Oddsen acquisition

B90 Holdings PLC - Isle of Man-based online marketing company - Says integration of Oddsen into business has progressed ‘very well’ and has traded in...

Fri, 13/05/2022 - 20:27

IN BRIEF: Sivota to raise £11.5 million to fund Apester acquisition

Sivota PLC - investment vehicle focused on later-stage technology companies - Completes the acquisition of a 58% stake in New York-based digital marketing engagement platform...

Fri, 13/05/2022 - 12:27

One Media bids £3.5 million for 1% stake in Pink Floyd catalogue

One Media IP Group PLC on Friday said that it has submitted a bid of £3.5 million for a 1% stake in the back catalogue...

Fri, 13/05/2022 - 11:28