Oak Hill Capital pulls in for another food stop

Oak Hill Capital, the US-based private equity investor, has announced that its taking a bite of another food chain, with a USD 525m investment in Checkers Drive In-Restaurants.

2016, the year of uncertainty and change!

While on face value 2016's results do not look good, the year is still the fourth-highest on record in terms of the value of announced deals.

Is Time Inc about to be taken private?

Time Inc. is the latest iconic publishing brand to have been linked with a takeover as Meredith Corporation is reportedly about to table a bid for the firm.

And the winner of this year’s Golden Globes is……

China’s huge increase in outbound M&A activity in 2016 has today been given another boost by the announcement of yet another company with iconic and world-recognised brands being snapped up by Dalian Wanda, the company run by China’s richest man, Wang Jianlin.

Iconic 50’s brand “Playboy” in talks to be sold

Reports that iconic mens magazine brand Playboy is in talks to be sold represents further proof that intangible assets such as the company's bunny logo can help increase the absolute value of companies with fewer tangible assets.