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Wed, 24/11/2021
Psychology specialist The Educational Guidance Service has been taken over by eQuality Solutions Group (eQS). Based in the North East of England, eQA specialises in learning disability, diversity and inclusion and is aiming for a turnover of £30m by 2023.
Wed, 24/11/2021
Network and security integrator Gyrocom has been bought by Kerv and upon completion of the deal will be its specialist networking and security division. Kerv, which was formed in 2020 when private equity firm LDC backed the merger of three managed-services businesses, now has a turnover of more than £50m and high profile clients including Harrods and Arvato.
Tue, 23/11/2021
Business telecommunications specialist Wavenet is to offer a greater range of cloud and workspace services following the announcement it has taken over Excell Group.
Tue, 23/11/2021
Professional services firm Progeny has increased its footprint in Leeds with the acquisition of financial adviser JM Glendinning Financial Services.
Tue, 23/11/2021
Access has been bought by Sideshow Group. Established in 1999, Access is a digital experience and marketing agency.
Tue, 23/11/2021
Travis Perkins has taken full ownership of Staircraft, having first taken a 15% share in the business in 2015. Staircraft specialises in integrated stair, floor and door products.
Tue, 23/11/2021
Bulb has become the biggest casualty of the energy crisis and has been placed into special administration. The special administration process was devised in 2011 and is intended to provide government funding to enable an insolvent energy firm to keep supplying its customers until a rival firm can be found to take over the business. This is unlikely to happen until the energy price cap is lifted because of the large gap between the price Bulb customers pay for energy and the cost of supplying that energy. Bulb has been trading since 2015 and serves 1.7 million customers.
Tue, 23/11/2021
Icon Group, a specialist provider of geoscience services, has been acquired by Tracsis. The deal will result in the formation of an Irish-based data analytics centre of excellence.
Mon, 22/11/2021
The business and assets of Franklin EV have been bought by RAW Charging. The deal enables RAW to continue the rapid growth of its electric vehicle charging portfolio.
Mon, 22/11/2021
eCommerce agency Fostr has been taken over by IDHL. Based in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Fostr designs and builds websites for luxury, fashion and beauty brands. The deal means IDHL now owns eight specialist agencies across the UK.