Acquisitions News: 1999

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Sat, 02 Oct 1999: Ocwen, the mortgage lender, has undergone a GBP 510m management buy-out with the backing of Royal Bank Development Capital. ...
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Fri, 01 Oct 1999: Carclo Engineering is selling Lee Steel Strip to Avesta Sheffield for GBP 21m, in order to focus on the growing market for techno-plastics....
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Fri, 01 Oct 1999: Jones Stroud, the owner of Coventry-based name-tag maker J&J Cash, has agreed to sell the group to management for GBP 33m. ...
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Wed, 29 Sep 1999: Corum is acquiring Mortgage Direct for GBP 15m, partly funded by a GBP 2.8m share placing. ...
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Tue, 28 Sep 1999: Whitbread has acquired Racquets & Healthtrack group for GBP 78m, and will rebrand the six fitness clubs under the David Lloyd Leisure name....
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Sat, 25 Sep 1999: Riva Group, the supplier of electronic point of sale software, is being acquired by Anker of Germany for GBP 42m. ...
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Sat, 25 Sep 1999: Ocean Group has acquired Parkhill Reclamation, the Midlands waste management company, in a GBP 41m deal that will double the landfill bank of Ocean�...
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Sat, 25 Sep 1999: Elequip Projects, the Leicester-based electrical engineering company, has undergone a GBP 5.5m management buy-out from parent company Silvermines Grou...
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Sat, 25 Sep 1999: Hallam Polymer Engineering has acquired H Slater & Son, the Sheffield- based polyurethane and rubber specialist, and will relocate the company to ...
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Fri, 24 Sep 1999: Yorkshire Building Society has sold its sharedealing operation to TD Waterhouse for GBP 9.6m, and the US company is now planning to launch its interne...
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Fri, 24 Sep 1999: Cawoods has sold three of its Northern Ireland businesses for undisclosed terms, with Cawoods Coal being bought by Kingsbury Fuels, Cawoods Oil by DCC...
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Thu, 23 Sep 1999: 4Front Technologies is acquiring CVSI, the US computer consultancy, for GBP 16m. ...
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Thu, 23 Sep 1999: Foyle Meats' Hilton Food joint venture with RWM Food has acquired the processing and packaging business of Dutch retailer Albert Heijn, and plans...
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Thu, 23 Sep 1999: Axis-Shield is planning to acquire Medinor, the Norwegian medical products distributor, for GBP 4.5m ...
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Thu, 23 Sep 1999: McBride has acquired Wrafton Laboratories, the Devon-based manufacturer of over-the-counter pharmaceuticals, for GBP 22m. ...
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Thu, 23 Sep 1999: Leeds Group has acquired Calprina, the textile printing business, from Crowson Fabrics for undisclosed terms. ...
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Thu, 23 Sep 1999: Prepco Foods, the vegetables supplier, has acquired Selfresh Salads, and Selfresh will be relocated to a purpose built factory next to Prepco in Skelm...
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Thu, 23 Sep 1999: Pascon has sold its Palmers scaffolding division to Thyssen UK for up to GBP 30m. ...
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