Global market leader for efficient dredging and mining vessels and equipment Royal IHC finalised its acquisition of SAS Offshore. SAS are a company specialising in designing and manufacturing reliable deck equipment for the offshore oil and gas market.
Investcorp, a leading provider and manager of alternative investment products, today announced that its U.S.-based real estate arm, through separate transactions, has acquired a portfolio of residential properties in the metropolitan areas of Washington, D.C., Orlando, San Diego and Baltimore for ap
On 16 March 2015, Leasinvest RealEstate sold the office building Kiem located rue Kiem in Strassen in the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg to a private investor for an amount of € 6.3 million (excluding costs), which corresponds to the fair value.
Indutrade today acquired all of the shares in Milltech Precision Engineering Ltd, UK, with annual sales of GBP 3.8 million.
SIFCO Industries, Inc. announced that It has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the Italian-based company C*Blade from Riello Investment Partners.
New Media Investment Group Inc. announced that it has completed the previously announced acquisition of substantially all of the assets of Stephens Media, LLC (“Stephens Media”) for $102.5 million in cash, subject to working capital adjustments.
St Ives Group acquires US-based Solstice Mobile to further strengthen digital capabilities and international footprint.
FirstGroup, the leading transport operator in the UK and North America, has signed an agreement with the Department for Transport (‘DfT’) to operate the First Great Western rail franchise until 1 April 2019, which could also be extended by up to one further year at the DfT’s discretion. FirstGroup’s
A new joint venture business has been created to host government computer servers.Crown Hosting Data Centres is a new joint venture between the government and the SME Ark Data Centres Limited, and will provide public bodies with a physical space to host their computer servers and systems that aren’t
First State Investments has reached financial close for its acquisition of the Helsingborg – Helsingør ferry
route, raising about €230 million ($261 million) equivalent of debt from three commercial banks and a
debt fund. A joint-venture between ferry operators Stena Line and Scandlines sold the ass
Bristow Group Inc. (NYSE: BRS), a leading provider of helicopter services to the worldwide offshore energy
industry, announced that its affiliate, Bristow Helicopters Australia Pty Ltd., acquired an 85 – percent
interest in Airnorth, [Inc., Ltd. and subsidiaries], a regional fixed – wing airline bas
Moravia IT a.s. (“Moravia”) has announced that Clarion Capital Partners, LLC (“Clarion”), a New Yorkbased
middle market private equity firm, has acquired a majority interest in the company. Moravia’s 2014
revenues exceeded USD 100 million, making the translation and localization company the first in
Counted4, based in the north-east of England, was set up to provide high quality, treatment for those suffering from substance misuse, and to address the failings of the existing treatment system. We spoke to John Devitt, Chief Executive, Counted4 Group, to learn more about his strategy for success.
Duff & Phelps Corporation, the premier global valuation and corporate finance advisor, has announced
that it has acquired American Appraisal Associates, Inc., a global full-service valuation and fixed asset
management advisor. The transaction bolsters Duff & Phelps’ world-class valuation capabilitie
Following a competitive auction process involving a number of interested parties, Calyx Managed Services
(“CMS”) was sold to MXC Capital Limited for an enterprise value of £9.0m. The CMS element of the Calyx
Group’s most recent valuation was £4.9m.
A consortium consisting of Borealis Infrastructure Management Inc, Tredje AP-Fonden (AP3), Första AP-Fonden (AP1) and Folksam with subsidiaries (the Consortium) has signed today an agreement to acquire 100 per cent of the shares of Fortum Distribution AB, Fortum’s electricity distribution networks i
Leading Chinese used car auction company expands into B2C market
Responding to the announced increase in the minimum wage the Communication Workers Union welcomes an increase but says far more needs to be done to tackle low pay and pushes for the Living Wage to be applied by employers.
We spoke to Henry Juszkiewicz, who is Chairman and CEO of the famous Gibson Guitar Corp.
TUC General Secretary spoke about new minimum wage rates.
Despite lower gas prices and reduced unemployment, most Americans are taking advantage of their savings at the pump.
Polaris Private Equity (“Polaris”), the leading Danish/Swedish lower mid-market private equity investor, is
pleased to announce that it has successfully completed a first closing of its fourth private equity fund –
Polaris Private Equity IV – at DKK 2.2 billion (€300 million).
Fraud detection and prevention has been cited as one of the biggest fraud challenges faced today.
New contractor hired for ten-year Thames Estuary Asset Management Programme
BP announces final agreements of the West Nile Delta project.
Health and employment services should intervene earlier, involve key stakeholders and ensure they work together in order to help people with mental-health issues find work and stay in a job.
Small and Medium sized businesses (SMEs) are planning to increase exports by 5% in the year ahead.
The volume and value of Initial Public Offerings (IPOs) on London’s junior market increased last year as SMEs sought funding for growth, according to data from global information services company Experian.
Frost & Sullivan identify the top trends that will impact these two sectors in 2015.