Monday June 18, 2018 20:42

ACQUISITION Press Releases

Hawksford Acquires One of Asia#s Leading Independent Corporate Service Stcoks—18 Jun 18

Hawksford has acquired People & Projects Ltd (P&P), an acquisition which will significantly strengthen its current presence in Hong Kong and Singapore, and provide it with an extensive footprint across major cities in China. The transaction

Investa Office Fund #BBB+# Ratings Placed On CreditWatch Negative Following Proposed Acquisition By Stcoks—14 Jun 18

MELBOURNE (S&P Global Ratings) June 14, 2018--S&P Global Ratings today said it has placed its 'BBB+' issuer credit ratings and issue ratings on Investa Office Fund (IOF) on CreditWatch with negative implications. The CreditWatch placement follows

Genuine Financial Holdings LLC Assigned #B# Corporate Credit Rating Following Corporate Risk Stcoks—14 Jun 18

TORONTO (S&P Global Ratings) June 13, 2018-- S&P Global Ratings today assigned its 'B' corporate credit rating to Genuine Financial Holdings LLC. The outlook is stable. At the same time, we are assigning our 'B' issue-level and '3' recovery

Singha Estate Public Company Limited Acquires Six Spectacular Properties from Outrigger Hotels and Properties—13 Jun 18

Singha Estate Public Company Limited, Thailand's premier property development and investment holding company, today announced the successful acquisition of six spectacular properties from the Honolulu-based hotel chain and management company, Outrigger.

Microsoft to acquire GitHub for $7.5 billion IT—05 Jun 18

- Acquisition will empower developers, accelerate GitHub's growth and advance Microsoft services with new audiences. Microsoft Corp. on Monday announced it has reached an agreement to acquire GitHub, the world's leading software development platform

Eletropaulo #BB-# And #brA+# Ratings Placed On CreditWatch Positive After Acquisition By Enel Stcoks—05 Jun 18

SAO PAULO (S&P Global Ratings) June 4, 2018--S&P Global Ratings placed its 'BB-' global scale and 'brA+' national scale ratings on Eletropaulo Metropolitana Eletricidade de Sao Paulo S.A. (Eletropaulo) on CreditWatch with positive implications,

AccorHotels Completes Acquisition of Mantra Group Lifestyle—04 Jun 18

AccorHotels today announced that it has completed its acquisition of Mantra Group for $1.2 billion. The deal includes the Mantra, Peppers, BreakFree and Art Series brands, representing 138 hotels in Australia, New Zealand, Hawaii and Bali. Michael

Bayer Downgraded By Two Notches To #BBB# On Monsanto Acquisition Outlook Stcoks—04 Jun 18

LONDON (S&P Global Ratings) June 4, 2018--S&P Global Ratings said today that it lowered to 'BBB' from 'A-' its long-term issuer credit ratings on Germany-based life sciences group Bayer AG and its related entities. We removed the long-term

Safe Fleet Holdings LLC Downgraded To #B-# From #B# On Acquisition Outlook Stcoks—16 May 18

NEW YORK (S&P Global Ratings) May 15, 2018--S&P Global Ratings today lowered its corporate credit rating on U.S.-based Safe Fleet Holdings LLC to 'B-' from 'B'. The outlook is stable. At the same time, we lowered our issue-level rating on Safe

Brookfield Partners With Schoeller Group Stcoks—16 May 18

Schoeller Group announced today that it has completed the previously announced acquisition by Brookfield Business Partners L.P. together with institutional partners (collectively "Brookfield") of JP Morgan's shares in Schoeller Allibert. (Photo:

Trina Solar completes acquisition of Nclave Energy—21 May 18

Trina Solar Limited ("Trina Solar" or the "Company") announced that it has successfully closed the acquisition of Spain-based Nclave Renewable S.L. ("Nclave"), the world's leading solar tracker system manufacturer. This is the first time that a Chinese

ExamWorks Group Inc. #B# Corporate Credit And First-Lien Debt Ratings Affirmed On Term Loan Add-On Stcoks—23 May 18

NEW YORK (S&P Global Ratings) May 22, 2018-- S&P Global Ratings today affirmed its 'B' corporate credit rating on ExamWorks Group Inc. The outlook is stable. We also affirmed our 'B' issue-level rating on the company's first-lien credit facility,

MINT ANNOUNCES ACQUISITION OF 8.6% STAKE IN NH HOTEL GROUP, OWNER AND OPERATOR OF 382 Lifestyle—01 Jun 18

Minor International ("MINT") announced today that it has reached agreement to acquire 30,000,000 shares in NH Hotel Group in a transaction valued at EUR 192 million, which together with its existing shareholding will increase MINT's stake in NH Hotel

Wrangler Buyer LLC #B# Rating Outlook Remains Stable On Proposed Add-On Term Loan For Stcoks—10 May 18

NEW YORK (S&P Global Ratings) May 9, 2018--S&P Global Ratings today affirmed its 'B' corporate credit rating on U.S.-based Wrangler Buyer LLC. The outlook is stable. At the same time, we affirmed our issue-level ratings on the company's senior

Werfen increases sales by over 13% and reaffirms its global leadership in in vitro Heathcare—27 Apr 18

Werfen, a global leader in healthcare and life sciences, achieves revenues of 1,337 million euros in 2017, a 13.3% increase against 2016. Excluding the impact of recent acquisitions, sales from organic growth grew by 4.6%. With these results, Werfen

Vistra Group Holdings #B# Rating Affirmed On Radius Acquisition And Related Loan Outlook Stcoks—27 Apr 18

SINGAPORE (S&P Global Ratings) April 27, 2018--S&P Global Ratings said today that it had affirmed its 'B' long-term issuer credit rating on Vistra Group Holdings (BVI) I Ltd., a Hong Kong-based business services provider. The outlook is

Vistra doubles international expansion services business with acquisition of US-market leader Stcoks—26 Apr 18

Vistra, one of the world's leading providers of international incorporations, trust, fiduciary, private office and fund administration services, today announced it has entered an agreement to acquire Radius, a specialist US-based provider of

IndiGrid Outperforms in its First Year on Back of 12% Portfolio IRR Energy—26 Apr 18

- FY18 distribution stands at INR 9.56 per unit, beating guidance of INR 9.20 per unit by 4% - FY19 distribution guidance increased to INR 12.00 per unit - 12% portfolio IRR from current pipeline alone - Consummated first set of three acquisitions ahead

Bacardi Limited#s Patron Acquisition Funding Assigned #BBB-# Ratings Stcoks—25 Apr 18

NEW YORK (S&P Global Ratings) April 24, 2018--S&P Global Ratings today assigned its 'BBB-' rating to the following senior unsecured debt tranches issued or to be issued by Bacardi Limited to fund the company's acquisition of Patron Spirits

Italian Gaming Company Snaitech SpA #B# Rating Placed On CreditWatch Positive On Announced Stcoks—24 Apr 18

PARIS (S&P Global Ratings) April 24, 2018--S&P Global Ratings said today that it placed its 'B' long-term issuer credit rating and 'B' issue rating on Italian gaming company Snaitech SpA on CreditWatch with positive implications. The CreditWatch

GGP Inc. Assigned #BBB-# Corporate Credit Rating, Stable Outlook On Proposed Acquisition By Stcoks—24 Apr 18

NEW YORK (S&P Global Ratings) April 23, 2018--S&P Global Ratings today said it assigned its 'BBB-' corporate credit rating to GGP Inc. The outlook is stable, reflecting our stable outlook on Brookfield Property Partners LP. At the same time, we

AccorHotels acquires ResDiary, a leading platform for restaurant reservation table Lifestyle—11 Apr 18

AccorHotels today announces that it has completed the acquisition of table reservation system, ResDiary. Established in Glasgow in 2004, the company now has over 100 staff based in 6 countries. ResDiary is notably well established in the Asia Pacific

Marfrig Global Foods #B+# And #brA-# Ratings Placed On CreditWatch Positive On Announced Stcoks—10 Apr 18

SAO PAULO (S&P Global Ratings) April 9, 2018--S&P Global Ratings placed its 'B+' global scale and 'brA-' national scale corporate credit ratings on Marfrig Global Foods S.A. (Marfrig) on CreditWatch with positive implications. We also placed

Financiere Efel #B# Rating Affirmed Following Storax Acquisition And EUR65 Million Term Loan B Add- Stcoks—03 Apr 18

PARIS (S&P Global Ratings) April 3, 2018--S&P Global Ratings today affirmed its 'B' long-term issuer credit rating on Financiere Efel SAS. The outlook remains stable. At the same time, we affirmed our 'B' issue rating on the EUR295 million

Reich Brothers Announces Purchase of State-of-the-Art Panasonic Manufacturing Facility in Salem, General—03 Apr 18

This former Panasonic Class-A Manufacturing/Warehouse facility will be repurposed to generate jobs and stimulate the Salem, OR economy Reich Brothers is pleased to announce the acquisition of a state-of-the-art 129,850 square foot , production and