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

03 Jan, 2018, 18:22 GMT Bostik Completes Acquisition of XL Brands

Bostik completed the acquisition of XL Brands, among the leaders in floor covering adhesives in the United States, on 2 January. With this...


03 Jan, 2018, 13:22 GMT Great-West Lifeco Subsidiary Canada Life Group Completes Acquisition of Retirement Advantage

Strengthens Canada Life's presence in the U.K. retirement income market Great-West Lifeco Inc. (TSX: GWO) today announced that its European...


03 Jan, 2018, 12:08 GMT Sapiens Expands Its Digital Division

Sapiens has expanded its recently established digital division by acquiring KnowledgePrice.com, a digital transformation services firm Sapiens...


02 Jan, 2018, 14:17 GMT Securitas Acquires Security Solutions Company in Germany

Securitas has acquired all shares in the security solutions company Süddeutsche Bewachung in Germany. Enterprise value is estimated to MSEK 80...


02 Jan, 2018, 11:25 GMT Securitas Strengthens the Position Within Electronic Security in France

Securitas has acquired all shares in the electronic security company Automatic Alarm in France. Enterprise value is estimated to approximately...


29 Dec, 2017, 21:05 GMT Weatherford Completes Sale of U.S. Hydraulic Fracturing Business to Schlumberger for $430 Million in Cash

Weatherford International plc (NYSE: WFT) today announced it has sold its U.S. pressure pumping and pump-down perforating assets to a subsidiary of...


29 Dec, 2017, 13:30 GMT DSM and Amyris Close Transactions for Brazilian Production Facility

Royal DSM (AEX: DSM.AS), a global science-based company active in health, nutrition and materials and Amyris, Inc. (Nasdaq: AMRS), the industrial...


29 Dec, 2017, 11:15 GMT Infosys Limited: Company Statement_ANSR Divestment

With reference to the announcement made by Infosys dated July 21, 2015 in relation to its minority investment in ANSR Consulting Holdings, Inc., a...


28 Dec, 2017, 15:00 GMT Revetas Capital And Cerberus Capital Management Announce Acquisition Of Bucharest Hotel Portfolio

Revetas Capital Advisors LLP ("Revetas") and Cerberus Capital Management, L.P. and its affiliates ("Cerberus") today announced the acquisition of...


27 Dec, 2017, 10:35 GMT Vedanta Limited: Acquisition of Debt and Controlling Equity Stake in AvanStrate by a Wholly Owned Subsidiary of Vedanta Limited

The Board of Directors of Vedanta Limited's (Vedanta) wholly owned subsidiary, Cairn India holdings Limited (CIHL), have approved an investment of...


27 Dec, 2017, 08:07 GMT Geely Holding to Acquire Cevian Capital's Shares in AB Volvo

[1] Per cent refers to outstanding shares excluding treasury shares. Cevian Capital's co-founder, Christer Gardell, said: "Today's announcement...


26 Dec, 2017, 08:00 GMT Ascential plc Acquires Clavis Insight

eCommerce Analytics Leader to Integrate with Ascential's One Click Retail for Comprehensive eCommerce Insights and Performance Measurement Solution...


26 Dec, 2017, 06:00 GMT Cision Agrees to Acquire PRIME Research

Leading Provider of Data-Driven Software and Services for Communications Professionals Expands Portfolio and Global Footprint Cision (NYSE:...


22 Dec, 2017, 19:17 GMT Centinel Spine Completes Acquisition of prodisc Assets

Centinel Spine, LLC (CS) is pleased to announce the acquisition of the worldwide assets of the prodisc® Total Disc Replacement portfolio from DePuy...


22 Dec, 2017, 17:37 GMT LINK Mobility Group ASA Enters the Austrian Market by Acquiring Simple SMS

LINK Mobility Group ASA ("LINK"), one of Europe's leading and fastest growing providers of B2C mobile messaging and mobile services, has today...


22 Dec, 2017, 10:31 GMT DSM Acquires BioCare Copenhagen to Expand Gut Health Ingredients Portfolio with Probiotics

Royal DSM, a global science-based company active in health, nutrition and materials, announces it has acquired BioCare Copenhagen A/S, based...


21 Dec, 2017, 20:00 GMT Boeing and Embraer Confirm Discussions on Potential Combination

The Boeing Company (NYSE: BA) and Embraer (BM&FBOVESPA: EMBR3, NYSE: ERJ) today confirmed the two companies are engaged in discussions...


21 Dec, 2017, 17:14 GMT TransDigm Agrees to Divest SCHROTH to Management and Perusa

As previously announced on the TransDigm Group Incorporated (the "Company") (NYSE: TDG) November 09, 2017 earnings call, the U.S. Department of...


21 Dec, 2017, 11:08 GMT Signing Completed in Connection With Acquisition of Totalconnect in Italy

Reference is made to the stock exchange announcement from LINK Mobility Group ASA on the 22th of September 2017 regarding the signing of a term...


21 Dec, 2017, 07:25 GMT Citycon Acquires the Second Part of Shopping Centre Straedet in the Copenhagen Area

Citycon has acquired the second and the largest part of the shopping centre Straedet in Køge in the greater Copenhagen area for approximately EUR...


20 Dec, 2017, 21:00 GMT Research Now and SSI Merger Successfully Completed

Gary S. Laben Will Lead Combined Organization Research Now and Survey Sampling International (SSI) announce that their merger agreement has...


20 Dec, 2017, 16:45 GMT EUROPLASMA: The European Investement Bank Intends to Support the CHO Tiper Project by Providing up to 30 Million Euro of Debt Financing

European Commissioner Carlos Moedas and Ambroise Fayolle, Vice President of the European Investment Bank (EIB), today announced the signature of a...


20 Dec, 2017, 14:56 GMT Kao to Acquire Oribe Hair Care from Luxury Brand Partners

Kao USA Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Kao Corporation, a leading manufacturer and marketer of top beauty brands recognized around the world...


19 Dec, 2017, 23:03 GMT Warburg Pincus Successfully Completes Tender Offer for Ordinary Shares of Cyren Ltd. (NASDAQ: CYRN) and Commences the Five-Day Additional Offer Period

Warburg Pincus, a global private equity firm focused on growth investing, announced today that all of the conditions have been satisfied for its...


19 Dec, 2017, 14:00 GMT Micro Focus Acquires COBOL-IT

Latest Acquisition Strengthens Commitment and Investment in Core Business; Adds Open Source COBOL Solution Option to Portfolio - Consistent with...