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