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Food retailer among angel targets in February

February is off to a fairly slow start by volume and value of European angel investment, according to Zephyr, the M&A database published by Bureau van Dijk.

China to spluge on largest foreign acquisition - Syngenta

Syngenta is a Switzerland-based biotechnology firm focused on producing pesticides and genetically modified seeds that enhance crop production. It went public in 2000 and is now listed on both the SIX Swiss Exchange and New York Stock Exchange. The company is among the six largest biotechnology and agrochemical firms worldwide, known as the “Big Six”, which also includes Monsanto, Bayer, Dow Chemical, BASF and DuPont.

Saudi Arabia’s Aramco considers IPO

State-owned Aramco (formally Saudi Arabian Oil Company) is the largest energy company in the world and generates more than USD 1 billion in revenues per day, according to Forbes.  The Saudi oil behemoth claims to have crude reserves of around 260 billion barrels (representing more than 15 per cent of all proven oil reserves) or ten times the reserves of American energy giant ExxonMobil.

Dalian Wanda’s Hollywood ambitions

Dalian Wanda started out as a real estate developer and currently owns numerous high profile properties, such as plazas and hotels throughout China. In recent years, however, it has grown its footprint in other sectors to become a more diversified conglomerate, adding entertainment and tourism businesses to its portfolio.

Mammoth deals amid China’s economic woes

Often described as being as volatile as a casino, China’s stock market began to experience a growing bubble in H2 2014. From 1st July 2014 to 12th June 2015, this led to Shanghai’s SSE Composite Index skyrocketing 152 per cent, reaching its highest level since 2007.

UK firm targeted by angels in August

So far August has not exactly been a bumper month for European angel investment, according to Zephyr, the M&A database published by Bureau van Dijk. 

French tailoring company piques angel interest in June

At the time of writing June looks to have been a disappointing month in terms of European angel investment, according to data from Zephyr, the M&A database published by Bureau van Dijk.

Finnish medical researcher among May’s angel investments

2015 appears to be on something of a downward slide in terms of the aggregate monthly value of European angel investment, according to Zephyr, the M&A database published by Bureau van Dijk.

Portuguese software publisher targeted by angels in April

2015 has so far offered a mix of results for European angel investment, according to Zephyr, the M&A database published by Bureau van Dijk. 

French electronics firm among March’s angel investments

So far in 2015 there have been a series of peaks and troughs in terms of European angel investment, according to Zephyr, the M&A database published by Bureau van Dijk. 

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