Bids, mergers and takeovers


AssetCo reaches agreement to acquire Saracen Fund Managers

UK-based wealth manager AssetCo is set to acquire the entire issued share capital of the Edinburgh-based fund management business, in a deal worth £2.75 million....

Fri, 14/05/2021 - 13:45


Prudential expects Jackson demerger to complete in H2 2021

Ahead of its AGM, Prudential has said it now expects the demerger of Jackson to be completed in the second half of the year, subject...

Thu, 13/05/2021 - 09:45


NCC Group to acquire IPM

NCC Group has announced the signing of an agreement for the proposed acquisition of the Intellectual Property Management business of Iron Mountain Inc.

The deal...

Thu, 13/05/2021 - 07:26


St. Mowden recieves possible offer from Blackstone, board willing to recommend 'unanimously'

The board of St. Modwen Properties PLC has announced that it received a non-binding conditional proposal from Blackstone Funds, advised by affiliates of The Blackstone...

Fri, 07/05/2021 - 07:37


Tribal Group acquires share capital of Semestry Limited

International education software and services provider, Tribal Group, has acquired and paid for the remaining issued share capital of Semestry Limited, a supplier of cloud...

Tue, 04/05/2021 - 14:56


Admiral completes sale of Penguin Portals and Preminen comparison businesses to RVU

Admiral Group has announced that ZPG Comparison Services Holdings UK (RVU) has completed the purchase of Penguin Portals Group.

This comprises the online comparison portals...

Fri, 30/04/2021 - 13:09


Restore announces acquisition of EDM Group with placing to raise £40m

Information and data management services firm Restore has entered into an agreement to acquire Rainbow HoldCo Limited, which trades as EDM Group Limited.

This...

Fri, 30/04/2021 - 09:29


Power Metal buys 75% stake in First Development

Power Metal Resources has acquired a 75 per cent stake in First Development Resources, an Australian copper-gold miner.

The private company holds a portfolio of...

Wed, 28/04/2021 - 13:55


AstraZeneca receives US clearance for proposed acquisition of Alexion

AstraZeneca's proposed acquisition of Alexion Pharmaceuticals has been cleared by the US Federal Commission, following the end of the waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust...

Fri, 16/04/2021 - 15:00


Water Intelligence reacquires Florida franchise in anticipation of increased market demand

Leak detection and remediation firm Water Intelligence has reacquired its Central Florida franchise within the Group's American Leak Detection subsidiary.

Increased market demand for water...

Thu, 08/04/2021 - 09:48


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