M&A Editorial News

Burger King’s china business could receive ‘whopper’ value in an IPO: Bloomberg

TAB Food Investments, the Istanbul-based owner of the Burger King China franchise, is considering an initial public offering (IPO) in Hong Kong for the business after previously abandoning plans for a US listing, Bloomberg reported. ...

Posted on Fri, 23 Aug 2019 13:51:05 GMT | Read more...

IPEX to form a deal with Silver-Line

IPEX is buying US-based plastic pipe products manufacturer Silver-Line Plastics for an unannounced sum....

Posted on Fri, 23 Aug 2019 13:47:43 GMT | Read more...

SMFG to acquire TT International

Japan’s Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group (SMFG) has agreed to acquire UK-based asset manager TT International and all of its businesses in the buyer’s first ever overseas acquisition in this sector. ...

Posted on Fri, 23 Aug 2019 13:09:36 GMT | Read more...

TSG to drive off with a stake in JHCC

Private equity firm TSG Consumer Partners is increasing its portfolio by acquiring a majority holding in US-based auto body repair shops operator Joe Hudson’s Collision Centres (JHCC) from Carousel Capital....

Posted on Fri, 23 Aug 2019 12:40:31 GMT | Read more...

Cambium to set up K-12 platform through AIR Assessment deal

Cambium Learning Group, a portfolio company of Veritas Capital, is acquiring US-based AIR Assessment, the student assessment division of the American Institutes for Research (AIR), for an undisclosed sum....

Posted on Fri, 23 Aug 2019 11:05:02 GMT | Read more...

KKR weighing USD 5bn sale of Epicor: Reuters

Private equity firm KKR & Co is considering a sale of US-based Epicor Software that could be worth around USD 5.00 billion, including debt, Reuters reported, citing people familiar with the matter. ...

Posted on Fri, 23 Aug 2019 10:18:15 GMT | Read more...

VMware to secure a deal with Carbon Black

VMware has agreed to snap up US-based Carbon Black for an enterprise value of USD 2.10 billion in cash....

Posted on Fri, 23 Aug 2019 10:02:35 GMT | Read more...

Hasbro expanding portfolio with USD 4bn deal for eOne

Toy manufacturer Hasbro has agreed to acquire children’s television show creator Entertainment One (eOne) for GBP 3.30 billion, or the equivalent to USD 4.00 billion, to expand its storytelling capabilities through global entertainment. ...

Posted on Fri, 23 Aug 2019 09:33:25 GMT | Read more...

Goldman Sachs considering a sale of Safe-Guard: Reuters

Investment bank Goldman Sachs is exploring a disposal of auto warranty company Safe-Guard Products International in a deal that could be worth around USD 1.00 billion, including debt, people close to the situation told Reuters. ...

Posted on Thu, 22 Aug 2019 13:51:10 GMT | Read more...

Orkla to take a bite out of Nói

Orkla is buying a 20.0 per cent stake in chocolate and confectionary manufacturer Nói Siríus for an undisclosed sum. ...

Posted on Thu, 22 Aug 2019 12:08:15 GMT | Read more...

Shell Energy Australia proposes acquisition of ERM Power

Shell Energy Australia, a subsidiary of Royal Dutch Shell (Shell), has entered into a scheme implementation agreement to acquire ERM Power for about AUD 617.00 million (USD 418.64 million). ...

Posted on Thu, 22 Aug 2019 11:21:28 GMT | Read more...

Simply Good to make a meal out of Quest deal

The Simply Good Foods Company, through subsidiary Atkins, is giving its portfolio a health kick, after agreeing to buy US-based Quest Nutrition for USD 1.00 billion in cash....

Posted on Thu, 22 Aug 2019 10:52:01 GMT | Read more...

Splunk to pick up SignalFx

Splunk is buying US-based software-as-a-service monitoring and analytics platform SignalFx for USD 1.05 billion. ...

Posted on Thu, 22 Aug 2019 10:30:48 GMT | Read more...

HSBC interested in the Asian operations being offloaded by Aviva: Bloomberg

UK-based lender HSBC has shown interest in Aviva’s Asian operations as it looks to diversify its insurance presence in the region, people familiar with the matter told Bloomberg. ...

Posted on Thu, 22 Aug 2019 10:24:13 GMT | Read more...

NMC Health to solicit two offers for a minority stake: Reuters

London-listed and United Arab Emirates (UAE)-based NMC Health has received two bids to buy up to a 40.0 per cent stake that could be worth around USD 1.90 billion, four sources familiar with the matter told Reuters....

Posted on Thu, 22 Aug 2019 08:43:27 GMT | Read more...

Masco attracts investors to cabinet unit: Bloomberg

Masco, a building supplies and home improvement company, is working on a disposal of its cabinetry business that has already attracted private equity firms and is likely to be worth around USD 1.20 billion, Bloomberg reported, citing people familiar with the matter. ...

Posted on Wed, 21 Aug 2019 13:56:51 GMT | Read more...

MBH taps into care sector through Samuel Hobson deal

Investment holding company MBH, through its subsidiary Acacia Training, is buying UK-based Samuel Hobson Care Homes and associated property assets in an all-share transaction....

Posted on Wed, 21 Aug 2019 12:52:39 GMT | Read more...

Kinder Morgan to offload stake in Cochin pipeline and the majority of KML to Pembina

Pembina Pipeline has reached an agreement to pick up the US-based portfolio of the Cochin Pipeline and a 70.0 per cent interest in Kinder Morgan Canada Limited (KML) from Kinder Morgan for a combined USD 3.85 billion in proceeds. ...

Posted on Wed, 21 Aug 2019 12:45:52 GMT | Read more...

O’Reilly to snap up Mayasa

O’Reilly Automotive has reached a definitive agreement to buy Mexico-based Mayoreo de Autopartes y Aceites (Mayasa) in a deal which is due to complete in the fourth quarter of this year....

Posted on Wed, 21 Aug 2019 10:47:02 GMT | Read more...

Rolls-Royce in talks with French energy supplier for its civil nuclear business: Sky News

Luxury car manufacturer Rolls-Royce has entered into advanced discussions with a consortium controlled by French energy group EDF for a majority stake in its civil nuclear operations, city sources told Sky News. ...

Posted on Wed, 21 Aug 2019 10:41:42 GMT | Read more...

Cigna planning sale of group benefits division: Reuters

Cigna is exploring a disposal of its group benefits insurance unit, which offers disability, life, accidental death and dismemberment cover, in a deal that could be worth as much as USD 6.00 billion, people familiar with the matter told Reuters....

Posted on Wed, 21 Aug 2019 10:06:28 GMT | Read more...

LMP to house a majority stake in Inside Real

Lovell Minnick Partners (LMP) is buying a majority holding in US-based Inside Real Estate for an unannounced sum. ...

Posted on Wed, 21 Aug 2019 09:14:18 GMT | Read more...

Inflexion to slate a deal with Marley

Inflexion Private Equity Partners, through its Inflexion Buyout Fund V, is acquiring UK-based Marley from Etex, ending the latter’s 20 years of ownership in the roofing business....

Posted on Tue, 20 Aug 2019 14:18:23 GMT | Read more...

Jacobs to expand nuclear portfolio through deal with John Wood

Jacobs Engineering Group has agreed to buy UK-based John Wood Group’s nuclear business for an enterprise value of GBP 250.00 million on a debt- and cash-free basis. ...

Posted on Tue, 20 Aug 2019 13:46:27 GMT | Read more...

IGM Biosciences applies for Nasdaq listing

Biotechnology company IGM Biosciences has filed a prospectus with the US Securities and Exchange Commission to list its common stock on Nasdaq under the symbol IGMS. ...

Posted on Tue, 20 Aug 2019 12:10:23 GMT | Read more...