logo

Mergers & Acquisitions

Share

Brown & Brown, Inc. (BRO) announced that its subsidiary Brown & Brown of Florida, Inc. has acquired substantially all of the assets of Vandroff Insurance Agency, Inc. Vandroff Insurance, a 120-year old family owned agency in Jacksonville, provides a wide variety of personal and business insurance...

Mining company Lonmin Plc (LNMIF.PK, LMI.L) announced Tuesday that the South African Competition Commission or SACC has recommended that the South African Competition Tribunal approves the proposed acquisition of Lonmin by Sibanye-Stillwater (SBGL). The approval would be subject to agreed conditions,...

BBA Aviation plc (BBA.L) announced the acquisition of Firstmark Corp., an aerospace focused aftermarket service provider, for a consideration of $97 million. Firstmark is a provider of highly engineered, proprietary components and subsystems for the aerospace and defence industries. The company has locations...

Univar Inc. (UNVR), a chemical and ingredient distributor, Monday said it agreed to buy Nexeo Solutions Inc. (NXEO) in a cash and stock transaction valued at about $2.0 billion. Univar will pay $3.29 in cash and 0.305 shares of Univar stock for each Nexeo share, representing a purchase price of $11.65...

Beverage filling and packaging company Krones AG (KRNTY.PK, KRNNF.PK) said Monday it has acquired the business operations and assets of Chinese company Shanghai Xiantong Equipment Installation, effective 1 September 2018. Krones noted that the acquisition represents another important step within its...

Government Properties Income Trust (GOV) and Select Income REIT (SIR) said Monday that they have agreed to merge, which will create a real estate investment trust or REIT focused on owning, operating and leasing office buildings primarily leased to single tenants and high credit quality tenants like...

Wabtec Corp. (WAB) said Monday it has filed an amended preliminary proxy statement with the SEC relating to its proposed combination with GE Transportation, a unit of General Electric Co. (GE). In mid-May, Wabtec announced a definitive agreement to combine with GE Transportation in a transaction...

Bertelsmann announced the Group is acquiring the U.S. online education provider OnCourse Learning from the private equity company CIP Capital for an amount in the mid-nine-digit euro range. The transaction further strengthens Bertelsmann's presence in the U.S. Based in Brookfield, Wisconsin, OnCourse...

Meredith Corp. (MDP) announced a definitive agreement to sell the TIME media brand to Marc and Lynne Benioff for $190 million in cash. The Benioffs are purchasing TIME personally and the transaction is unrelated to Salesforce.com (CRM), where Marc Benioff is Chairman, co-CEO and founder. This transaction...

Follow RTT