Posts tagged: Bloomberg

Betaville Intelligence

UNCOOKED ALERT: Adevinta ASA said to ... - Part 3

Wednesday, 22 November 2023, 9:34 am

So, Norwegian media group Adevinta ASA has finally confirmed the details of the EURO 14 billion takeover offer from a consortium led by American private equity house Blackstone. Below is a link to the details of the deal:


Deals, Deals, Deals ... in a bear market - Part 55

Wednesday, 18 October 2023, 7:46 am

Companies and private equity firms are still trying to do deals.

The latest potential takeover to hit the the tape is CVC Capital's interest in buying Nexi SpA. Arch rivals at Bloomberg reported overnight that the private equity house is in the early stages of weighing a takeover bid for the Italian payments giant. Below is a link to that piece:..


Betaville Intelligence

UNCOOKED ALERT: Continental AG said to ... - Part 2

Wednesday, 18 October 2023, 7:30 am

Arch rivals at Bloomberg have finally followed up little old Betaville's UNCOOKED Alert about the rumours surrounding Continental AG, the German car pars manufacturing giant.

Late yesterday Bloomberg reported that Continental AG is studying the sale of automotive assets including its autonomous mobility business. Below is a link to the Bloomberg piece:..


Betaville Intelligence

UNCOOKED ALERT: Adevinta ASA said to ... - Part 2

Friday, 22 September 2023, 10:07 am

I see Adevinta has confirmed little old Betaville's UNCOOKED Alert about the takeover rumours.

Off course arch rivals at Bloomberg are trying to claim the scoop because the financial media behemoth published its tale last night about Blackstone and Permira's interest a couple of hours before Adevinta released its statement. Below are the relevant links:..


Covestro board said to meet ahead of formal EURO 12 billion takeover talks with ADNOC, reveals Bloomberg

Friday, 8 September 2023, 2:26 pm

It's been a while since the German media published a twist on the Covestro takeover talks with the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company.

But arch rivals at Bloomberg have just come up with the latest line about the supervisory board conveening to debate whether to allow the German business should entertain formal talks with ADNOC. Below is a link to the Bloomie tale:..


KKR backs EURO 1 billion take private of German satellite company OHB SE, reports Bloomberg

Monday, 7 August 2023, 7:17 am

Who says dealmaking is put on ice on the European continent in August?

This morning it has emerged that American private equity house KKR is backing the take private OHB SE, a Germany-listed operator of low-orbiting and geostationary small satellites.

KKR is working with the Fuchs family on the deal, reveals Bloomberg. The Fuchs currently own around 70pc of OHB...


Tags: KKR, OHB, Bloomberg

Chelsea FC owners in talks with Ares about capital injection, reveals Bloomberg

Friday, 4 August 2023, 6:59 pm

As a fan of Chelsea FC little old Betaville has been somewhat dismayed by the new (ish) American private equity ownership of the Premier League football club.

Last season was one of the worst performances in the last decade amid chaotic player transfer management.

Now Bloomberg are reporting that that Todd Boehly and his backers at Clearlake Capital are in talks with alternative capital provider Ares about raising around $500 million. Below is a link:..