23 April, 2015
by Carlos Martinez, Heather West and Mark Druskoff Pemex, the Mexican state-owned oil company, has hired a financial advisor to assist in the possible formation of midstream MLPs in its home country, said a sector banker and an industry source. It was the sector banker’s understanding that the company was working with Morgan Stanley, which has been assisting…
21 April, 2015
Mergermarket’s 1Q15 Regional Flash Reports have been released. This quarter’s discussions highlight Michael Wilkins, a managing director at investment bank Harris Williams & Co., who advised on the investment in Connecticut-based Survey Sampling International, LLC (SSI). Looking for more information on a company? A Mergermarket Representative may be contacted directly through a link featured in…
16 April, 2015
Embattled cosmetics company Avon works on a turnaround by Lauren Hirsch and Anthony Valentino In January, Mergermarket and DealReporter broke news that that Avon Products (NYSE:AVP) had been speaking to TPG Capital about a possible transaction, as the embattled cosmetics company worked on a turnaround. Sources told us that a leveraged buyout was a possibility but…
13 March, 2015
John West, ECM Editor, spoke on Share Radio’s Morning Money show about recent M&A deals, such as Banco Sabadell, Holcim Lafarge and the Aldermore & Shawbrook listing. Please click here to listen to it.
27 February, 2015
John West, ECM Editor at Mergermarket/Dealreporter speaks on Share Radio’s Morning Money show about the latest developments with Lloyds Banking Group resuming dividend payments. Please click here to listen to it.
09 February, 2015
2014 was a banner year, but next 12 months may prove more challenging for dealmaking London: The full-year 2014 edition of Mergermarket’s EMEA Deal Drivers reports a total of 6,286 announced deals worth €671.5bn in 2014 across the EMEA region. This represents an 8% year-on-year (YoY) increase in deal volume, and a 39% rise in…
05 February, 2015
• In 2014 German M&A activity dropped by 17.6%, compared to 2013 • Record total deal count for the year with 798 transactions • United States (US) of high importance for inbound and outbound activity • By value, Industrials & Chemicals remained the most active industry, TMT sector market share low • 6th German M&A…
03 February, 2015
Peter Cromberge, South Africa Bureau Chief at Mergermarket, speaks to Classic FM about the Virgin Active IPO and its strong ties to the South African market. Please click here to listen to the radio coverage.
02 February, 2015
Elaine Green, Senior Deputy Editor at Mergermarket, talks on Share Radio’s Morning Money show about how the recent elections in Greece have affected business and the economy. listen to ‘#MorningMoney speaks to Elaine Green, Senior Deputy Editor @Mergermarket’ on audioBoom
29 January, 2015
Virginia Garcia Martinez, London Bureau Chief and Head of Consumer, Retail and Leisure EMEA at Mergermarket, speaks on Share Radio’s Morning Money show about the latest developments with regard to the Virgin Gym IPO. listen to ‘Virginia Martinez Speaks to #MorningMoney About Virgin Gym's IPO’ on audioBoom