In today's headlines Greatfleet has bought Qualitas for £4.4 million and Standard Chartered bank looks to acquire Pembroke for an undisclosed fee.
Mortgage Broking Services has merged with PMP Network to create a combined mortgage group
Greatfleet has bolstered its specialist recruitment business with the £4.4 million acquisition of Ireland’s Qualitas Group
Acquisition vehicle Cullum Capital Ventures has added insurance brokers Alker Brothers to its books for undisclosed terms
E-commerce management solutions firm ChannelAdvisor has acquired Marketworks, a provider of marketplace management software and services, for an undisclosed fee
Telecom, software, mining and manufacturing conglomerate Usha Martin Group of Calcutta has acquired UK call centre operator Converso Contact Centres for undisclosed terms
Business and IT professional services provider Morse has purchased consultancy services firm Xayce for an initial £3.6 million
Deals in the pipeline:
Business management software firm Sage will take 70% of French-based financial management software provider XRT for £30 million
Standard Chartered bank is set to buy aircraft leasing, financing and management firm Pembroke of Dublin for an undisclosed sum
BT is to extend its telecoms arm with the purchase of INS Group of Brussels for undisclosed terms
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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