Bids, mergers and takeovers

Volution completes acquisition of Energy Recovery Industries

Air quality solutions specialist Volution has completed the €23.4 million acquisition of heat exchanger cells manufacturer Energy Recovery Industries (ERI).

A further contingent cash consideration...

Fri, 10/09/2021 - 07:29

Global Data acquires life sciences business

Industry intelligence provider GlobalData has agreed to acquire the Life Sciences business of IHS Markit.

LS offers comprehensive and independent coverage of drug pricing, reimbursement...

Thu, 09/09/2021 - 09:51

Reckitt completes sale of Chinese infant formula business

Consumer goods firm Reckitt Benckiser has completed the sale, announced on 5 June 2021, of its Infant Formula and Child Nutrition business in China to...

Thu, 09/09/2021 - 09:37

EasyJet announces £1.2 billion rights issue, reveals takeover bid

Airline EasyJet has announced plans for a £1.2 billion rights issue and revealed it had been subject to an unsolicited all-share takeover offer which had...

Thu, 09/09/2021 - 08:37

888 announces £2.2 billion acquisition of William Hill international

Betting firm 888 has entered into an agreement with Caesars Entertainment to acquire the international (non-US) business of William Hill at an enterprise value of...

Thu, 09/09/2021 - 07:31

Stenprop's Guernsey office sale makes portfolio 92% multi-let industrial

UK multi-let industrial (MLI) property firm Stenprop announced it had completed the £55 million sale of its Trafalgar Court office building in Guernsey to US...

Fri, 03/09/2021 - 07:54

Watchstone board says Polygon final offer undervalues company

The board of technology solutions firm Watchstone Group maintained its opposition to a 38p final bid from investment firm Polygon for the business.


Fri, 03/09/2021 - 07:51

LondonMetric sells Liverpool grocery asset for £10.2 million

LondonMetric Property has sold a grocery asset in Liverpool for £10.2 million, reflecting a net initial yield of 4.65%.

The 29,000 square foot asset was...

Fri, 03/09/2021 - 07:37

LondonMetric buys life sciences warehouse for £11 million

LondonMetric Property has acquired an urban logistics warehouse in Cardiff for £11.1 million, reflecting a blended net initial yield of 5.0%.

The 119,000 square foot...

Thu, 02/09/2021 - 09:15

Domino's Pizza completes sale of Swiss business

Domino's Pizza Group has completed the deal to sell its entire shareholding in Domino's Pizza GmbH (Domino's Switzerland) first announced on 9 August.

The disposal...

Thu, 02/09/2021 - 07:58