Private equity buyers warm up to Urenco

As private equity buyers start to circle UK government-owned nuclear fuel giant Urenco, it begs the question: wouldn't it be better to keep our energy companies in British hands, where we might have some influence over what they do with our energy?

William Hill and partner GVC Holdings up the stakes in their takeover of Sportingbet

This morning William Hill and GVC Holdings announced they have reached agreement with the board of Sportingbet as the result of an increase in the indicative offer they have made for the company.

Where are all the deals?

After a fairly gloomy set of M&A results for Q3, let's hope the movers and shakers in the deal making world have come back from their holidays refreshed and ready to get down to business.