Bids, mergers and takeovers

TalkTalk granted extension to deadline for takeover talks

Discussions between TalkTalk Telecom Group and Toscafund Asset Management (TAM) regarding a takeover have been granted an extension by the Panel on Takeovers and Mergers....

Thu, 03/12/2020 - 08:50

Nucleus confirms takeover talks

Nucleus has confirmed it is in talks about a potential takeover after receiving offers from Integrafin Holdings and Epiris.

Both are existing parent companies of...

Wed, 02/12/2020 - 14:03

Westpac sells general insurance business for $725m

Westpac Group is selling its general insurance business to Allianz for $725 million.

The transaction includes several contingent payments subject to 'integration milestones' being...

Wed, 02/12/2020 - 13:51

Court greenlights Prudential transfer to Rothesay Life

An English court has approved Rothesay Life's appeal to allow it to receive a much-delayed transfer of a Prudential annuity portfolio.

In August 2019 the...

Wed, 02/12/2020 - 13:31

Mitie completes Interserve acquisition

Mitie Group has completed its acquisition of Interserve Facilities Management.

The acquisition has taken place for a consideration of £105 million in cash to How...

Mon, 30/11/2020 - 14:25

K3 Capital enters joint venture with head hunter

K3 Capital Group has entered into a acquisition consultancy joint-venture with a head hunter it used during its acquisition strategy this year.

The professional services...

Mon, 30/11/2020 - 13:17

Sportech confirms Global Tote sale talks

Sportech has confirmed it is in talks with Betmakers Technology Group over the sale of its Global Tote business.

This is in response to media...

Mon, 30/11/2020 - 13:05

Keyword buys g-Net Media for $32m

Keyword Studios has acquired Los Angeles-based g-Net Media for a total consideration of up to $32 million.

g-Net Media provides marketing services to the video...

Wed, 25/11/2020 - 13:16

Croda completes acquisition of Iberchem

Speciality chemicals company Croda International has confirmed it has successfully completed the acquisition of Fragrance Spanish Topco which trades as global fragrances and flavours company...

Tue, 24/11/2020 - 13:19

Concepta buys DNA home-testing company

Healthcare company Concepta has acquired The Genome Store in a deal that could be worth up to £520,000.

The Genome Store is a provider of...

Mon, 23/11/2020 - 13:35