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23 September 2015BBA Aviation has announced a massive deal, but it's going to need plenty of debt and a rights issue to fund it
21 September 2015Telford Homes secures deal that could be worth £500m.
21 September 2015Healthcare services company UDG has offloaded several businesses to the tune of nearly £300m.
11 September 2015JD Wetherspoon suffers slower growth along with higher wage costs, while SThree expects to beat full-year earnings expectations.
08 September 2015Amlin becomes the latest in a line of Lloyd's insurers to be bought
08 September 2015Lookers has bought one of the UK's largest private motor retailers in response to booming business
08 September 2015Redefine is proposing to but the Aegon UK Property Fund for £456m
03 September 2015Innovation Group's directors have recommended a takeover bid from Carlyle Group
25 August 2015RSA has received a proposed takeover bid from Zurich Insurance
04 August 2015Delphi's 480p cash offer represents a 44 per cent premium to the cable specialist's previous closing price.
29 July 2015Quintain's exciting Wembley development makes it an attractive target.
28 July 2015In an uncertain market for interdealer brokers, Tullett is buying up high-quality broking outfits.
21 July 2015Schneider Electric's takeover of Aveva promises to create an engineering software titan
21 July 2015FTSE 250-listed 888 has beaten Aim rival GVC to mount a formal offer for Bwin.Party Digital Entertainment.
17 July 2015The manufacturer of soldering paste accepts bumper takeover bid from US activist Platform Specialty Products
14 July 2015London's gambling operators are realising they might be stronger together
08 July 2015Dixons Carphone will head back across the pond through a new joint venture with US mobile network operator Sprint.
26 June 2015Dutch grocer Royal Ahold has signed a deal to takeover Belgian rival Delhaize.
24 June 2015South African private hospital group has acquired close to a third of UK hospital operator Spire.
23 June 2015Ladbrokes shares are on the rise after news emerged of a possible merger with rival Gala
23 June 2015Italian chocolate house Ferrero has bid for up British competitor Thorntons as part of its plan to grow its UK market share
27 May 2015The Irish government has agreed to sell its stake in Aer Lingus as part of IAG's bid for the budget airline.
27 May 2015Phoenix IT's board has recommended a takeover offer from Daisy and Toscafund
15 May 2015Circassia is drumming up funds for two acquisitions ahead of its potential product launch.
06 May 2015Sepura's proposed purchase of digital-radio peer Teltronic promises to strengthen its product range and broaden its international footprint
29 April 2015The combined group will be a leading force in UK highways maintenance
23 April 2015Shares in the TV set-top box maker soar after it agrees a £1.4bn takeover by US rival Arris
09 April 2015Carlyle has agreed to buy Nationwide Accident Repair Services, but recent investors won't be bowled over by the bid premium
08 April 2015Shell has tabled a £47bn takeover bid for BG.
31 March 2015The £1.2bn takeover finally brings Europe’s largest second hand car dealer to the market