Vodafone has completed the £483 million acquisition of 70 per cent of Ghana Telecom. Read on for more deal headlines.
Other Done Deals
Traffic management systems provider Ipanema Technologies has received a 7 million (£5.5 million) investment from Noble Ventures
Privately-owned software company IRIS has acquired 5 Start Computer Systems, a reseller and partner of the financial management system for mid-sized organisations, IRIS Exchequer
Managed Support Services has sold its investment property in Manchester for £1.3 million
Bembrose Group, the holding company of printing services company BembroseBooth, has been sold to an affiliate of American Industrial Acquisition for an undisclosed amount. BembroseBooth employs nearly 600 people at sites in Derby, Hull and Teeside
Auchen Castle Hotel in Dumfries and Galloway has been bought by Hertfordshire-based PAG Hotels for £3 million
Ogilvy, a marketing communications company, has acquired a 50 per cent stake in Yunes, an Argentinean activation agency, for an undisclosed amount
Dayumpress, a pre-press specialist company, has been acquired in a management buy-out. The terms were undisclosed
Deals in the pipeline
Australia-based Primary Healthcare has agreed to sell its pharmacy unit to Zuelling Group for $439 million (£236.3 million)
Aggreko, an air conditioning company, has agreed to buy Canadian firm Power Plus Rentals and Sales for £19.5 million
Brinker International has agreed to sell a majority stake in restaurant chain Romano’s Macaroni Grill to an affiliate of private equity firm Golden Gate Capital for $131.5 million (£70.9 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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