Merger News

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]
Two housing groups in Staffordshire and Shropshire have merged forming one new housing provider. The merge between Severnside Housing in Shropshire and Housing Plus in Staffordshire will employ around 600 people in the new group, Housing Plus Group. The housing group, which comprises Care Plus, Severn Homes, A [more]