Bids, mergers and takeovers

Porvair buys Royal Dahlman for €7.75m

Filtration and environmental technologies group Porvair said it had acquired 100% of Dutch industrial filtration business Royal Dahlman for a cash consideration of €7.75m.


Thu, 05/09/2019 - 08:08

Syncona completes sale of Blue Earth Diagnostics for $476.3m

Life science investment trust Syncona said it had completed the sale of its portfolio company Blue Earth Diagnostics to Bracco Imaging for $476.3m (£390.2m).


Thu, 01/08/2019 - 09:38

Vodafone completes acquisition of Liberty Globals' EU operations for €18.4bn

Vodafone said it had completed the acquisition of Liberty Global's operations in Germany, the Czech Republic, Hungary and Romania for €18.4bn, making it Europe's leading...

Thu, 01/08/2019 - 08:35

Resolute Mining signs agreement to acquire Toro Gold for $274m

Resolute Mining has signed a binding agreement to acquire Toro Gold for US$274m, which included US$130m in cash and 142.5m Resolute shares.

Accordingly, the company...

Wed, 31/07/2019 - 10:02

Proactis targeted for takeover after talks confirmed

Online corporate marketplace Proactis saw its share price rally 16% to 48p after it confirmed that it has fielded several preliminary approaches to buy the...

Mon, 29/07/2019 - 09:35

Halma bolsters fire safety arm with Ampac acquisition

Health, safety and environmental equipment designer Halma has agreed to buy Ampac, a fire and evacuation systems supplier in Australia and New Zealand.

The deal...

Fri, 21/06/2019 - 08:14

Macquarie agrees takeover of Premier Technical Services

The board of Bidco and the independent directors of Premier Technical Services Group (PTSG) have reached agreement on the terms of a recommended all cash...

Thu, 20/06/2019 - 08:28

STM reveals Carey acquisition to be 'bargain purchase'

STM Group, the cross border financial services provider, updated the market on its Carey acquisition and operational progress.

Following the acquisition of the Carey Group...

Thu, 20/06/2019 - 07:10

Serco to buy US naval systems contractor for $225m

Serco said it has entered into a definitive Asset Purchase Agreement to buy Naval Systems Business Unit, a US defence contractor, for $225m.

In the...

Thu, 23/05/2019 - 09:14

Tribal buys education CRM specialist Crimson for initial £6m

Education software and services provider Tribal has acquired Crimson Consultants, the UK's market-leading provider of customer relationship management based solutions to the education market, for...

Fri, 10/05/2019 - 07:34