Articles about Merger & Acquisitions


DimensionData tables bid to swallow global services biz NextiraOne

NTT-owned DimensionData has tabled a bid for comms and networking reseller NextiraOne in a deal that is currently awaiting approval by the European Commission's Merger & Acquisitions office. A spokeswoman at South Africa network integrator DiData confirmed that it had "made an offer" but was unable to make any further …
Paul Kunert, 02 Dec 2013

Tech firm deals collapse on fears of double dip

Tech M&A activity across Europe dropped by one-fifth in November compared to the previous month amid biting concerns over the state of the economy and a potential slide into a second recession. According to market voyeurs Regent Partners, the 20 per cent fall was accompanied by a continued fall in the value of deals on the …
Paul Kunert, 08 Dec 2011
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Xpress yourself: Quark sold to M&A outfit

Desktop publishing software maker Quark has been acquired by Platinum Equity for an undisclosed sum. The Denver, Colorado-based vendor, whose most popular product was QuarkXpress back in the mid-'90s, was bought by the Ebrahimi family in 2000 from the company's founder Tim Gill, according to MacWorld. In contrast to recent …
Kelly Fiveash, 09 Aug 2011