Tag archive for ‘Australia’
By businessnewstoday On Saturday, January 16th, 2021

Infosys to acquire assets of Australian design agency Carter Digital

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Indian IT services firm Infosys has signed an agreement to acquire assets of Australian design agency Carter Digital for an undisclosed price. As More...

By Soujanya Ravi On Friday, December 18th, 2020

Woolworths’ deal with PFD Food Services comes under ACCC’s scanner

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) said that retailing giant Woolworths Group’ proposal to acquire 65% stake in foodservice distributor PFD Food Services for AUD 552 million ($426 million) More...

By businessnewstoday On Thursday, December 3rd, 2020

Macquarie Asset Management to acquire Waddell & Reed Financial for $1.7bn

Macquarie Asset Management has signed a deal worth around $1.7 billion to acquire US-based asset and wealth management company Waddell & Reed Financial. The asset management unit of Australia-based Macquarie More...

By businessnewstoday On Thursday, November 26th, 2020

Bega Cheese to acquire Lion Dairy & Drinks for $412m

Bega Cheese has agreed to acquire Lion Dairy & Drinks for AUD560 million ($412 million) from Australian food and beverage company Lion, which in turn is a subsidiary of Japanese beverage company Kirin Holdings. Part More...

By pharmanewsdaily On Sunday, November 8th, 2020

Seres Therapeutics begins phase 1b trial of SER-301 in ulcerative colitis

Seres Therapeutics has dosed the first patient in a phase 1b clinical trial, which is assessing SER-301 for the treatment of active mild-to-moderate ulcerative colitis (UC). According to the US-based biotech company, More...

By businessnewstoday On Wednesday, November 4th, 2020

Arthur J. Gallagher acquires Australia-based Effectus Consulting

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co., a global insurance brokerage, risk management and consulting services firm, has acquired Australia-based Effectus Consulting for an undisclosed price. Headquartered in Brisbane, Queensland, More...

By businessnewstoday On Monday, October 26th, 2020

Coca-Cola European Partners plans to acquire Coca-Cola Amatil for $6.6bn

Coca-Cola European Partners (CCEP) has made an AUD9.28 billion ($6.6 billion) bid to acquire 100% of Australia-based Coca-Cola Amatil Limited (CCL). In this regard, Coca-Cola European Partners has issued a non-binding More...

By businessnewstoday On Saturday, October 17th, 2020

Baby diapers brand Joonya to re-enter US and foray into UK

Joonya, an Australian baby essentials brand, us set to make a comeback to the US market besides foraying into the UK market. The non-toxic nappies and wipes brand said that it had built a strong customer bases in More...

By Soujanya Ravi On Friday, October 2nd, 2020

Linkly acquires payment platforms of Premier Technologies

Linkly (formerly PC-EFTPOS), an Australian payment solutions provider, has acquired the payment platforms of Melbourne-based Premier Technologies, including MerchantSuite, in a multi-million dollar deal. The acquisition More...

By businessnewstoday On Friday, September 18th, 2020

Boston Shaker gold mine : AngloGold Ashanti declares commercial production at underground gold project

Boston Shaker gold mine : AngloGold Ashanti and its joint venture partner IGO have started commercial production at the Boston Shaker Underground Project at the Tropicana Gold Mine in Western Australia. Approved More...