Merger News

CH&Co Group, a hospitality caterer, have merged with events catering and services company Concerto Gr [more]
Law firm merger in Clitheroe - Tue, 03 Oct 2017
A law firm near Manchester has merged with a Clitheroe-based counterpart. [more]
Two accountancy firms based in Huddersfield have announced that they will merger in order to provide a larger range of services to their clients. [more]
A UK engineering software firm is set to merge with the software arm of French energy group Schneider Electric, creating an entity expected to be worth around £3 bill [more]
A Gateshead-based company that manufactures parts for electric vehicles is set to be sold to a US automotive firm in a merger deal worth around £150 mill [more]
Renowned Yorkshire firm Essential Fleet Services has acquired vehicle contract hire business Go Plant in a deal which will create an £80m-turnover gr [more]
Berg, a small law practice based in Manchester, has negotiated a merger with international law firm Kennedys. [more]
A Yorkshire-based waste management company has acquired a competitor, increasing their customer base to 4,000 and strengthening their position in the York and North Yorkshire districts. [more]
Two of London's leading theatre dons have acquired Picturehouse Entertainment, a live cinema distribu [more]
Environmental consultancy firm RSK has purchased KMGP, which provides architecture and structural engineering services, in the latest in a series of acquisitions. [more]
Moreland Insurance Brokers and Greenwood Insurance have merged in a bid to implement an ambitious and focused development strategy going forward. [more]
Wood Group has put the majority of Amec Foster Wheeler's upstream oil and gas business up for sale with the aim of getting the go ahead for the £2.2bn takeover of its smaller rival. Both companies provide services work to global oil [more]
Two of Nottingham’s digital firms are to merge, forming a new agency with 37 employees and annual revenues of nearly £3 [more]
Aberdeen-based oilfield services firm Wood Group is to buy its rival Amec Foster Wheeler for £2.2 billion as the energy industry battles oil price volati [more]
Two Berkshire-based housing associations have announced plans to join forces to create a new 14,600-home landlord in the county. [more]
Estate agency Halls has merged with the property consultancy Fisher German, which is expanding its commercial, residential and rural offering. [more]
Plymouth energy firm IU Energy has merged with Amer, the mechanical and electrical engineering specialists, to create a new integrated power firm for the UK. [more]
A Manchester-based travel management company is to merge with its Surrey-headquartered rival to create one of the largest travel management companies (TMC) in the UK. [more]
British American Tobacco (BAT) plans to merge with its US partner Reynolds to create the biggest tobacco firm in the world in a deal valued at $47 billion (£38 bill [more]
Betting firms Ladbrokes and Coral have agreed to sell 359 betting shops, paving the way for their £2.7 billion me [more]