M&A Editorial News

Newcastle United exploring sale options

St James Holdings, Mike Ashley’s holding company, is looking for buyers for Newcastle United....

Posted on Tue, 17 Oct 2017 14:18:45 GMT | Read more...

Colony Capital to invest in Weinstein Company

Motion picture producer and distributor the Weinstein Company (TWC) will receive an immediate capital infusion from Colony Capital and is also in talks to sell the majority of its assets to the investor....

Posted on Tue, 17 Oct 2017 11:22:39 GMT | Read more...

Huaming to purchase Guozhengtong

Shanghai Huaming Intelligent Terminal Equipment (Huaming) is acquiring 90.0 per cent of Guozhengtong Technology for CNY 1.67 billion (USD 251.66 million). ...

Posted on Tue, 17 Oct 2017 10:24:47 GMT | Read more...

3i Group to purchase Smarte Carte

3i Group is acquiring travel accessories supplier Smarte Carte International Holdings and its existing debt for about USD 385.00 million through its newly formed investment platform 3i North American Infrastructure (3i NAI)....

Posted on Tue, 17 Oct 2017 10:23:02 GMT | Read more...

AAH to purchase veterinary clinic

Apiam Animal Health (AAH) is acquiring Terang and Mortlake Veterinary Clinic (TMVC) for AUD 1.60 million (USD 1.26 million). ...

Posted on Tue, 17 Oct 2017 10:20:59 GMT | Read more...

Neovia to take Epicore BioNetworks private

French animal food and supplements maker Neovia is acquiring Epicore BioNetworks in a deal worth about CAD 35.60 million (USD 28.40 million). ...

Posted on Tue, 17 Oct 2017 10:19:54 GMT | Read more...

BAB to raise capital

Australian Securities Exchange-listed Bendigo and Adelaide Bank (BAB) is offering 3.00 million convertible preference shares in a bid to raise AUD 300.00 million (USD 235.34 million). ...

Posted on Tue, 17 Oct 2017 08:53:51 GMT | Read more...

Aramark buys Avendra and Ameripride

US food services corporation Aramark is acquiring supply chain management consultant Avendra and textile products rental services provider AmeriPride, in deals worth a combined USD 2.35 billion....

Posted on Tue, 17 Oct 2017 06:40:58 GMT | Read more...

Kakiko Group to go public

Kakiko Group is listing its equity on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange (HKEX) via an initial public offering worth HKD 159.90 million (USD 20.48 million). ...

Posted on Tue, 17 Oct 2017 02:20:36 GMT | Read more...

FirstMac sets sights on Goldfields Money

Firstmac has offered to acquire the remaining 85.0 per cent of Australian Securities Exchange-listed Goldfields Money in an all-cash deal worth AUD 21.44 million (USD 16.90 million)....

Posted on Tue, 17 Oct 2017 02:18:58 GMT | Read more...

Mitrajaya to secure cash

Mitrajaya Holdings has announced a one-for-five rights issue to raise about MYR 107.09 million (USD 25.39 million). ...

Posted on Mon, 16 Oct 2017 09:15:33 GMT | Read more...

Nanfang Zhongjin to purchase Jintailai

Nanfang Zhongjin Environment is acquiring Zhejiang Jintailai Environmental Protection Technology (Jintailai) in a deal worth CNY 1.85 billion (USD 281.26 million) to expand into the waste disposal industry. ...

Posted on Mon, 16 Oct 2017 07:50:58 GMT | Read more...

Sinco Pharmaceuticals to issue debt securities

Sinco Pharmaceuticals is offering new convertible bonds to Crede CG III, a unit of private equity firm Crede Capital Group, via up to 30 tranches to raise a maximum of USD 150.00 million. ...

Posted on Mon, 16 Oct 2017 07:48:59 GMT | Read more...

CSPC to raise USD 303mn

Generic and bulk drug manufacturer CSPC Pharmaceutical has decided to open up its capital base to new investors through an equity dilution worth HKD 2.35 billion (USD 303.34 million)....

Posted on Fri, 13 Oct 2017 13:56:51 GMT | Read more...

RWE may bid for Uniper assets following takeover: Reuters

German electric utility RWE is likely to buy certain assets of Dusseldorf-headquartered peer Uniper following the latter’s acquisition by Finnish player Fortum, according to Reuters....

Posted on Fri, 13 Oct 2017 13:43:05 GMT | Read more...

Ardian mulling Riemser divestment: Bloomberg

Private equity investor Ardian is considering jettisoning German pharmaceuticals maker Riemser, according to Bloomberg....

Posted on Fri, 13 Oct 2017 13:42:06 GMT | Read more...

FFT sale could fetch over USD 700mn: Reuters

More Chinese suitors have expressed an interest in acquiring FFT Produktionssystem in a deal that could value the German industrial group at as much as USD 712.00 million, people close to the situation told Reuters....

Posted on Fri, 13 Oct 2017 12:39:21 GMT | Read more...

BWB concerned over Lufthansa’s Niki purchase

German airline Lufthansa’s planned acquisition of Air Berlin’s Austrian subsidiary Niki has piqued the attention of competition authorities in the country, according to Reuters....

Posted on Fri, 13 Oct 2017 11:19:27 GMT | Read more...

United Strength to go public

United Strength Power is set to raise HKD 157.12 million (USD 20.12 million) via an initial public offering (IPO) on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange (HKEX) tomorrow. ...

Posted on Fri, 13 Oct 2017 11:02:51 GMT | Read more...

Flowtech Fluidpower to purchase Group HES

Flowtech Fluidpower is acquiring Group HES Holdings for GBP 4.85 million, which includes existing debt worth GBP 750,000....

Posted on Fri, 13 Oct 2017 11:00:57 GMT | Read more...

Victory Precision to purchase SSAE

Suzhou Victory Precision Manufacture (Victory Precision) is acquiring Suzhou Solar Automation Equipment (SSAE) in an all-stock transaction worth CNY 476.37 million (USD 72.31 million). ...

Posted on Fri, 13 Oct 2017 10:58:05 GMT | Read more...

Asahi drafts plan for Tsingtao stake

Shares in Tsingtao Brewery popped after Asahi said it may sell either all or part of its 19.9 per cent stake in the Chinese beer maker as the Japanese brewer turns its attention on accelerating growth in Europe....

Posted on Fri, 13 Oct 2017 10:33:36 GMT | Read more...

BASF buys Bayer’s seeds unit in its largest acquisition to date

Bayer is handing over its crop science business with assets in key row crops and markets to BASF for EUR 5.90 billion to address regulatory concerns regarding its USD 66.00 billion deal for Monsanto....

Posted on Fri, 13 Oct 2017 10:29:19 GMT | Read more...

CBPH to purchase medical devices unit of PW Medtech

China Biologic Products Holdings (CBPH) is acquiring 80.0 per cent of Tianxinfu Beijing Medical Appliance from PW Medtech in an all-scrip deal worth about USD 536.37 million. ...

Posted on Fri, 13 Oct 2017 06:48:24 GMT | Read more...

Jubilee Industries to secure cash

Jubilee Industries Holdings has unveiled a one-for-two rights issue to raise about SGD 15.13 million (USD 11.17 million). ...

Posted on Fri, 13 Oct 2017 05:07:56 GMT | Read more...