Acquisitions, Mergers and Takeovers Noteworthy news releases are included that detail corporate activity including acquisitions, mergers and takeovers within the financial world.

Latest Acquisitions, Mergers and Takeovers

15 May, 2018, 23:03 BST National Response Corporation Announces the Acquisition of SWS Environmental Services

National Response Corporation ("NRC"), a portfolio company of an investment affiliate of J.F. Lehman & Company, announced today the completion...


15 May, 2018, 22:59 BST Brookfield Partners With Schoeller Group

Schoeller Group announced today that it has completed the previously announced acquisition by Brookfield Business Partners L.P. together with...


15 May, 2018, 15:02 BST Designer Parfums Adds the Globally Successful Cerruti 1881 Brand to its Strong Fragrance Portfolio

Dilesh Mehta, Chairman and CEO of UK based Designer Parfums announced today that the Company has acquired the fragrance license of the Cerruti...


15 May, 2018, 08:19 BST Medicover Acquires Leading Healthcare Provider in North-western Romania

Medicover has signed an agreement to acquire a majority stake of Spitalul Pelican, the major provider of healthcare services in Oradea, a city of...


14 May, 2018, 18:11 BST Kaneka has invested in AB-Biotics SA, a Spanish biotech company and concluded a license agreement for production and sales of its probiotics products

Kaneka Corporation (Tokyo, Japan, President: Mamoru Kadokura) has acquired a 34.8% share of AB-Biotics ("ABB") (Barcelona, Spain, a Spanish biotech...


14 May, 2018, 15:14 BST Horizon Capital Exited Ergopack to Sarantis

Horizon Capital announced today the exit of its full stake in Ergopack, a leading Ukrainian manufacturer of household goods, to Sarantis, a...


14 May, 2018, 12:53 BST Lilly to Acquire AurKa Pharma

Acquisition Expands Lilly Oncology Pipeline with Early-Phase Asset Being Studied in Multiple Tumor Types Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) today...


14 May, 2018, 12:53 BST Vedanta Limited Acquisition of Electrosteel Steels Limited Approved by Competition Commission of India

Vedanta Limited has filed a communication with the stock exchanges in India (BSE and NSE) today, informing that it has received the approval from...


14 May, 2018, 06:01 BST Kraton Corporation Announces A Cash Tender Offer For Any And All Of The Outstanding 10.500% Senior Notes Due 2023

Kraton Corporation (NYSE: KRA) (the "Company") today announced the commencement by its wholly-owned subsidiaries, Kraton Polymers LLC ("Kraton...


11 May, 2018, 11:30 BST Thomson Reuters Reports First-Quarter 2018 Results

Thomson Reuters (TSX/NYSE: TRI) today reported results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2018. The company also issued a full-year 2018 Outlook...


11 May, 2018, 07:21 BST EQT Real Estate Acquires Mixed-use Property in Central Stockholm

The EQT Real Estate I fund ("EQT Real Estate") continues to invest in established European office markets and today announces the acquisition of the...


10 May, 2018, 19:40 BST Scotiabank to Acquire 51% of Banco Cencosud in Peru and Enter Into Partnership Agreement

Scotiabank today announced its Peruvian subsidiary, Scotiabank Peru, has reached an agreement with Cencosud Peru to acquire a 51% controlling...


10 May, 2018, 17:50 BST Talos Energy Inc. Completes The Previously Announced Strategic Combination Between Talos Energy LLC And Stone Energy Corporation

Talos Energy Inc. ("Talos" or the "Company") (NYSE: TALO) announces the completion of the previously announced strategic combination between Talos...


10 May, 2018, 15:00 BST Optimove-Dynamic Mail Acquisition Latest in Booming Artificial Intelligence M&A Market

Marketing drives 50 percent of investment in rush to consolidate AI market The global rush to dominate the Artificial Intelligence (AI) market...


10 May, 2018, 12:30 BST Lilly Announces Agreement To Acquire ARMO BioSciences

$1.6 billion transaction will bolster Lilly's clinical portfolio with ARMO's lead immuno-oncology asset, pegilodecakin, which is being studied in...


10 May, 2018, 09:30 BST Alexander Mann Solutions Agrees Sale to OMERS Private Equity for £820m

OMERS Private Equity, the private equity investment arm of OMERS, the defined benefit pension plan for municipal employees in the Province of...


10 May, 2018, 02:16 BST Scotiabank to acquire 51% of Banco Cencosud in Peru and enter into partnership agreement

Scotiabank today announced its Peruvian subsidiary, Scotiabank Peru, has reached an agreement with Cencosud Peru to acquire a 51% controlling...


10 May, 2018, 01:00 BST Worldwide M&A activity predicted to accelerate over the next six months

- Year-over-year growth in worldwide M&A announcements predicted to tick up to 8% in Q2-Q3 2018 from 5% in Q1 2018 - Asia-Pacific region...


09 May, 2018, 14:19 BST LIFULL to become #1 Real Estate Aggregation in the World by Announcing Plan to Acquire ASX Listed Mitula Group

~to become a world class search engine by consolidating technology and knowledge with current subsidiary Trovit~ On May 9, 2018, the Board of...


09 May, 2018, 10:00 BST OASIS Group Again Strengthens UK Market Foothold

OASIS Group, the fastest growing records and information management (RIM) company across Europe, has confirmed the completion of yet another...


09 May, 2018, 08:30 BST Taylor Vinters LLP Acquires RBRO's New Cloud Back-up Solution

RBRO Solutions Inc., a premiere iManage partner and leading global business solutions provider, is pleased to announce that Taylor Vinters-a...


09 May, 2018, 07:27 BST ASSA ABLOY Acquires Pioneer Industries in the US

ASSA ABLOY has signed an agreement to acquire Pioneer Industries, a supplier of steel doors and frames for commercial applications in the US. "I...


09 May, 2018, 07:25 BST ASSA ABLOY Acquires Brüken in Mexico

ASSA ABLOY has acquired Brüken, a leading Mexican player in glass and aluminium hardware. "I am very pleased to welcome Brüken into the ASSA ABLOY...


09 May, 2018, 02:35 BST Glassdoor To Be Acquired By Recruit Holdings For $1.2 Billion

Creates powerful opportunity to deliver job search and recruiting tools and resources worldwide Glassdoor announced today that it has agreed...


08 May, 2018, 21:30 BST Univar Announces Agreement to Acquire Earthoil

Univar Inc. (NYSE: UNVR) ("Univar"), a global chemical and ingredient distributor and provider of value-added services announced today that its...