M&A Editorial News

Roche to purchase Viewics

Pharmaceutical giant Roche is buying online healthcare analytics and business intelligence software-as-a-service provider Viewics for an undisclosed sum....

Posted on Fri, 17 Nov 2017 14:44:09 GMT | Read more...

Dods could buy rest of Social360

UK-headquartered events and publishing company Dods has said it has an option to buy the remaining 70.0 per cent stake in social media monitoring and analysis platform operator Social360....

Posted on Fri, 17 Nov 2017 14:36:42 GMT | Read more...

VNG in talks over sale of Norwegian energy unit: Reuters

German gas wholesaler and energy provider Verbundnetz Gas (VNG) has entered discussions over a potential sale of a 51.0 per cent stake in its Norwegian energy division, according to Reuters....

Posted on Fri, 17 Nov 2017 14:25:11 GMT | Read more...

Caesars Entertainment placing bets on Centaur

Caesars Entertainment, the Las Vegas-headquartered casino hotels operator known for its Caesars Palace location, has signed on the dotted line to pick up Centaur Holdings, an Indiana-based gaming properties operator....

Posted on Fri, 17 Nov 2017 13:17:33 GMT | Read more...

NCAP to buy majority stake in Westcliff Technologies

US advertising and marketing firm Northsight Capital (NCAP) is planning to acquire 80.0 per cent of Bitcoin ATM operator Westcliff Technologies, which owns National Bitcoin ATM, for an undisclosed sum....

Posted on Fri, 17 Nov 2017 13:06:47 GMT | Read more...

OP Financial Investments to raise funds

OP Financial Investments is raising around HKD 1.55 billion (USD 198.96 million) from Wah Hing Global Investment, Full House Investment, the People’s Insurance Company (Group) of China and CMBI SPC. ...

Posted on Fri, 17 Nov 2017 11:02:40 GMT | Read more...

BBC mulls bid for UKTV: Telegraph

The BBC is considering an approach to buy the remaining 50.0 per cent stake it does not already own in broadcaster UKTV, according to the Telegraph....

Posted on Thu, 16 Nov 2017 14:15:02 GMT | Read more...

Reckon selling division to MYOB

Accounting and business management software developer MYOB is buying Reckon’s Australian and New Zealand accountants practice management divisions for AUD 180.00 million (USD 136.77) in cash....

Posted on Thu, 16 Nov 2017 14:12:17 GMT | Read more...

Envictus International to purchase Motivage

Envictus International Holdings is acquiring Motivage in a deal worth MYR 24.00 million (USD 5.74 million) as part of expansion plans. ...

Posted on Thu, 16 Nov 2017 10:23:10 GMT | Read more...

‘KKR considering Aricent exit’

Citing sources, Livemint and the Economic Times (ET) have reported that private equity company KKR is looking to divest its majority stake in communications software developer Aricent for between USD 1.00 and 1.50 billion....

Posted on Thu, 16 Nov 2017 09:37:32 GMT | Read more...

Maimai eyes 2019 IPO: ceo

Maimai.com has set its sights firmly on an initial public offering (IPO) in 2019 that could give China’s answer to LinkedIn a market value of USD 10.00 billion, the chief executive told the South China Morning Post (SCMP)....

Posted on Thu, 16 Nov 2017 08:26:00 GMT | Read more...

Eildon Capital to raise funds

Melbourne-headquartered Eildon Capital has unveiled an institutional equity placement and a share purchase plan to raise a combined AUD 35.60 million (USD 27.03 million). ...

Posted on Thu, 16 Nov 2017 07:38:45 GMT | Read more...

SandRidge hits jackpot with Bonanza deal

SandRidge Energy is taking Bonanza Creek Energy private in a cash and stock deal worth USD 746.00 million to create a combined oil and natural gas explorer with a pro forma market capitalisation of USD 1.00 billion....

Posted on Wed, 15 Nov 2017 14:48:59 GMT | Read more...

Envision Healthcare attracts interest from suitors: Bloomberg

Tennessee-headquartered healthcare provider Envision Healthcare is being circled by potential suitors, according to Bloomberg....

Posted on Wed, 15 Nov 2017 14:35:50 GMT | Read more...

USG agrees Ceilings Plus acquisition

New York-listed building materials provider USG has unveiled the terms of a planned purchase of Ceilings Plus, a designer and manufacturer of architectural ceilings, walls and enclosures, among others....

Posted on Wed, 15 Nov 2017 14:34:27 GMT | Read more...

Hudson unveils US IPO

Dufry has taken the next step in spinning off its North American duty-free and duty-paid travel retail arm after revealing plans in July to create a strategically flexible business to pursue growth opportunities specific to this market....

Posted on Wed, 15 Nov 2017 13:58:58 GMT | Read more...

Sodexo puts S&L segment front and centre

Sodexo is acquiring Centerplate from Olympic Partners for USD 675.00 million in a bid to become a leading player in the global sports and leisure (S&L) event hospitality provider....

Posted on Wed, 15 Nov 2017 13:27:49 GMT | Read more...

TMSC injects USD 2bn in offshore subsidiary

New York Stock Exchange-listed Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing (TMSC) has received a green light from its board to inject up to USD 2.00 billion in wholly-owned, British Virgin Islands-incorporated investment vehicle TSMC Global....

Posted on Wed, 15 Nov 2017 11:22:25 GMT | Read more...

Omers Private Equity to buy controlling stake in Trescal

Canada-based Omers Private Equity is in exclusive talks with Ardian to purchase its majority share of French measuring device calibration and testing services provider Trescal, valuing the target at EUR 670.00 million....

Posted on Wed, 15 Nov 2017 10:46:35 GMT | Read more...

Colour Life to purchase Fantasia Holding’s property management unit

Colour Life Services Group is acquiring Chinese property manager Wanxiang Property Management via four transactions worth a combined CNY 2.01 billion (USD 303.38 million) to strengthen its business. ...

Posted on Wed, 15 Nov 2017 10:06:59 GMT | Read more...

Shanghai Pharmaceutical acquires Cardinal’s Chinese ops

Cardinal Health’s decision to sell its distribution business in China for USD 1.20 billion will make Shanghai Pharmaceutical Holding one of the largest agents of imported drugs by type on the mainland....

Posted on Wed, 15 Nov 2017 09:55:14 GMT | Read more...

Dual listing on the menu for Camposol

One of world’s largest agricultural producers, Camposol Holding, has filed for an initial public offering with a USD 345.00 million placeholder in order to return to the capital market some four years after going private....

Posted on Wed, 15 Nov 2017 08:39:07 GMT | Read more...

Overseas Chinese Town to offload property development unit

Overseas Chinese Town (Asia) Holdings is selling 51.0 per cent of Capital Converge Holdings (CCH) to private equity firm China Urbanization Capital for CNY 1.40 billion (USD 210.17 million)....

Posted on Wed, 15 Nov 2017 07:35:22 GMT | Read more...

No lending hand needed for LexinFintech IPO

Another Chinese online consumer lender, this time JD.com-backed LexinFintech Holdings, is trying its hand at an initial public offering (IPO) in the US after filing confidentially in July....

Posted on Tue, 14 Nov 2017 15:01:10 GMT | Read more...

Cenovus reclaims CAD 940mn from Weyburn deal

Cenovus is close to completing its series of non-core conventional asset divestments initiated in relation to its multi-billion-dollar acquisition of oil sands and deep basin assets in Western Canada from ConocoPhillips in May....

Posted on Tue, 14 Nov 2017 13:46:34 GMT | Read more...