In today's deal headlines design agency Creative Lynx has undergone a management buy-out, as SABMiller plc looks set to acquire Ukrainian brewer CJSC Sarmat, valued at some £66.4 million.
Other done deals:
Eurasian Natural Resources Corporation plc, a diversified natural resources group with its operations in Kazakhstan, has purchased 50 per cent in Xinjiang Tuoli Taihang Ferro-Alloy Co, a Chinese ferroalloys producer, for RMB101.3 million (£7.4 million)
Mercury Recycling plc, a lamp and battery recycling company, has acquired a rival group comprising Envirolite, Envirolite Midlands and Bakersfield Environmental Services, for £1.1 million cash
Property & construction surveyor PH Warr plc has undergone a management buy-in
Multipart Fleetserve, a parts supplier to airport vehicles, has been taken over by its management
Design agency Creative Lynx has undergone a management buy-out, backed by Royal Bank of Scotland
Dublin-based property and investment company Harcourt Developments has bought hotel Princess on Portland for £8 million
Hospira, a global specialty pharmaceutical and medication delivery company has acquired software engineer Sculptor Developmental Technologies, a subsidiary of St Clair Health Corporation
Hire Station has expanded its tool hire business with the purchase of DJ Tool Hire from its administrators Deloitte
Great Northern Solutions has bought Cable-Talk for £2.8 million, in order to bolster its provision of cabling services for computer networks and technical voice systems
Deals in the pipeline:
US-based diversified industrial engineer Illinois Tool Works is set to buy Enodis plc for some £1 million in order to expand on its existing UK operations
SABMiller plc has agreed to purchase Ukrainian brewer CJSC Sarmat, valued at some £66.4 million
Marc was editor of GrowthBusiness from 2006 to 2010. He specialised in writing about entrepreneurs, private equity and venture capital, mid-market M&A, small caps and high-growth businesses.
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