Tag archive for ‘United Kingdom’
By pharmanewsdaily On Tuesday, January 12th, 2021

Sanofi to acquire UK-based biopharma company Kymab in $1.4bn worth deal

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Sanofi acquisition of Kymab : French pharma giant Sanofi has signed a deal worth up to $1.45 billion to acquire Kymab, a UK-based clinical-stage More...

By businessnewstoday On Thursday, December 31st, 2020

Acadia Healthcare to sell Priory Group to Waterland Private Equity for $1.47bn

Acadia Healthcare, a US-based behavioral healthcare provider, has agreed to sell its UK operations –  The Priory Group to private equity investment group Waterland Private Equity for around £1.07 billion More...

By businessnewstoday On Tuesday, December 22nd, 2020

HGGC to acquire specialist insurance broker Specialist Risk Group

UK-based specialist insurance broker Specialist Risk Group (SRG) has agreed to be acquired by US-based middle-market private equity firm HGGC for an undisclosed price. Specialist Risk Group’s management team will More...

By businessnewstoday On Monday, December 7th, 2020

Cisco to acquire cloud communications software firm IMImobile for $735m

US technology conglomerate Cisco has agreed to acquire UK-based cloud communications software and services provider IMImobile for 595 pence per share or nearly $730 million in cash, including debt of the latter. IMImobile More...

By pharmanewsdaily On Sunday, December 6th, 2020

PharmaEngine, Sentinel Oncology partner to advance SOL-578 Chk1 inhibitor

PharmaEngine has signed a collaboration and license deal with UK-based Sentinel Oncology for advancing the new drug development of SOL-578, a checkpoint kinase 1 inhibitor (Chk1 inhibitor). As per the agreement, More...

By businessnewstoday On Friday, December 4th, 2020

Dogger Bank offshore wind project : Eni to acquire 20% stake in phases A and B for £405m

Italian oil and gas giant Eni is foraying into the UK offshore wind market by acquiring a 20% stake in the 2.4GW Dogger Bank offshore wind project A and B assets from Equinor and SSE Renewables for £405 million. Brief More...

By businessnewstoday On Monday, November 30th, 2020

S&P Global to acquire information provider IHS Markit for $44bn

S&P Global acquisition of IHS Markit : S&P Global, a US financial information and analytics provider, has agreed to acquire London-based information provider IHS Markit in an all-stock deal worth $44 billion, More...

By pharmanewsdaily On Saturday, November 28th, 2020

NaQuinate : Haoma Medica completes human trial of osteoporosis candidate

Haoma Medica has wrapped up a first-in-human trial for NaQuinate, a naphthoquinone carboxylic acid, which is being developed as an oral treatment for osteoporosis. The UK-based biotech company initiated the human More...

By pharmanewsdaily On Thursday, November 26th, 2020

PostEra, NeuroLucent to partner on identifying small-molecule therapeutics for Alzheimer’s

PostEra, a UK-based biotech company, has entered into a collaboration with NeuroLucent, a US company focused on developing drugs for the treatment of Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias. NeuroLucent is More...

By businessnewstoday On Wednesday, November 18th, 2020

Intact Financial and Tryg to acquire British insurer RSA for £7.2bn

Intact Financial, a Canadian insurance giant, and Danish insurance company Tryg have struck a deal to acquire British insurance group RSA for nearly £7.2 billion in cash. RSA operates in the general insurance markets More...