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Wed, 08/07/2020
The investment company Architas has been taken over by Liontrust. The £75m deal creates a business with £6.6bn in assets under management
Wed, 08/07/2020
The marketing agency ALIAS Partners has been acquired by MOI Global.
Wed, 08/07/2020
Specialist insurance services provider Kingsbridge Group has acquired IR45.io.
Wed, 08/07/2020
Risk management specialist Alcumus has bought Banyard Solutions.
Wed, 08/07/2020
Morae Global has strengthened its operations in the UK with the acquisition of Janders Dean, a legal management consultancy.
Wed, 08/07/2020
OneWeb, a developer of satellite technology, has been taken over by the UK Government and the Indian company Bharti Global. The UK Government will invest £400m and take a “significant” equity share. The deals means OneWeb can finish construction of a global satellite system that will provide broadband to countries around the world.
Wed, 08/07/2020
The cloud and networking services provider Apex Group has been acquired by Q Associates. The deal increases the range of datacentre infrastructure and data management services provided by Q Associates.
Wed, 08/07/2020
The TV production company Eleven has been acquired by Sony Pictures television. Established in 2006 with backing from Channel 4, Eleven’s best known show is Sex Education on Netflix.
Wed, 08/07/2020
A management buyout has been completed at Improve International, which sees Benchmark sell the veterinary training specialist to the company’s directors.
Wed, 08/07/2020
Isopharm, a provider of online training services for dental practitioners, has been bought by compliance platform specialist CODE.