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By Soujanya Ravi On Monday, October 8th, 2018
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Ardonagh to buy Swinton Group from Covea for £165m

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Ardonagh acquisition of Swinton : The Ardonagh Group, the Jersey-incorporated owner of Autonet and Towergate, has signed a deal of around £165 million More...

By Soujanya Ravi On Sunday, September 30th, 2018
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Jardine Lloyd Thompson to be acquired by Marsh & McLennan in $5.6bn deal

MMC acquisition of JLT : British insurance and reinsurance broker Jardine Lloyd Thompson (JLT) Group has agreed to be acquired by insurance broking and risk management major Marsh & McLennan Companies (MMC) More...

By Soujanya Ravi On Sunday, September 30th, 2018
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Verus Petroleum announces $400m acquisition of North Sea operator Cieco

Verus Petroleum acquisition of Cieco : Scottish oil and gas company Verus Petroleum, has signed a $400 million Sale & Purchase Agreement (SPA)  with Japanese commodity trading house Itochu to acquire its subsidiary More...

By businessnewstoday On Monday, September 10th, 2018
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Siemens bags grid connection contract for Triton Knoll offshore wind farm

Siemens Energy Management has bagged a contract from Innogy to design, supply and build the grid connection for the 860MW Triton Knoll offshore wind farm in the UK North Sea. The Triton Knoll offshore wind farm More...

By businessnewstoday On Saturday, September 8th, 2018
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BTG acquires Irish medical device company Novate Medical

British specialist healthcare company BTG has acquired Irish medical device company Novate Medical in a deal that could go up to $150 million. Headquartered in Galway, Novate Medical is focused on developing pulmonary More...

By businessnewstoday On Tuesday, September 4th, 2018
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Finsbury Food acquires Free From bakery manufacturer Ultrapharm

Food acquisition news : UK speciality bakery company Finsbury Food Group has acquired 100% of Ultrapharm, a Free From bakery manufacturer, for £17 million in an all-cash deal. Finsbury Food acquisition of Ultrapharm More...

By businessnewstoday On Friday, August 31st, 2018
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Coca-Cola to acquire coffee shop chain Costa from Whitbread for $5.1bn

Coca-Cola acquisition of Costa : Soft drinks giant Coca-Cola has agreed to acquire coffee shop chain Costa from British multinational hotel, coffee shop and restaurant company Whitbread for $5.1 billion (£3.9 billion). Coca-Cola More...

By businessnewstoday On Sunday, August 26th, 2018
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UK CMA begins phase 1 probe into Sainsbury’s acquisition of Asda

The UK Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has started the first phase of a formal probe into the proposed Sainsbury’s acquisition of Asda from Walmart. Under its investigation, the British competition watchdog More...

By Soujanya Ravi On Friday, August 24th, 2018
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Novo Nordisk acquires glucose binding molecules developer Ziylo

Novo Nordisk acquisition of Ziylo : Danish pharma company Novo Nordisk  has acquired Ziylo, a University of Bristol spin-out biotechnology company, in a deal that could cross $800 million to support its goal to More...

By businessnewstoday On Wednesday, June 6th, 2018
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Nomad Foods to acquire Aunt Bessie’s for €240m from William Jackson & Son

Food acquisition news : UK-based frozen food company Nomad Foods has struck a deal to acquire Aunt Bessie’s, a frozen food brand for about €240 million from British food manufacturer William Jackson & Son More...