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Monthly round-up of the latest corporate announcements in August 2018 including a recommended cash and share offer by Caretech Holdings plc for Cambian Group plc, recommended cash offers by Bain Capital Private Equity, LP for esure Group plc, Ligand Pharmaceuticals Incorporated for Vernalis plc, DBAY Advisors Limited for Harvey Nash Group plc, Dalmore Capital Limited and Equitix Investment Management Limited for John Laing Infrastructure Fund Limited, Action Group Holdings Co (KSCC) for Action Hotels plc, secondary offers by Chaarat Gold Holdings Limited, IG Design Group plc, Shearwater Group plc, Victoria plc and Arena Events Group plc, an IPO by Sensyne Health Limited, a prospective IPO by Aston Martin Holdings (UK) Limited, joint ventures by Vast Resources plc and Red Mercury (Pvt) Ltd, Auto Trader Group plc and Cox Automotive UK Limited and Rainbow Rare Earths Limited and TechMet Limited, a returns of value by Micro Focus International plc, Shire plc and Rio Tinto plc, reorganisations by African Battery Metals plc and EPE Special Opportunities plc, reverse takeovers by Kin Group plc, Shearwater Group plc and Applegreen plc, a demerger by Salvarx Group plc, a class 1 transaction by Whitbread plc, related party transactions by Kin Group plc, Vedanta Resources plc and Salvarx Group plc and 8 AGMs.
To access previous monthly round ups please visit the Monthly deal round-ups archive.
All transactions covered in this update are available on the Market Tracker deal analysis tool containing over 3000 public company deal summaries.
For trend reports and other analysis see our Trend Reports subtopic.
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