Oil & Gas conference acquired by CRU Group

CRU Group has confirmed the acquisition of, Inc., a US-based conference, training, and consulting field services provider in petroleum refining.

The Scandinavian Exhibition Group acquires PCO

The Scandinavian Exhibition Group (SEG) continues to expand by taking control of leading Scandinavian PCO (Professional Congress Organiser) – Meetagain Conferences.

Thomson Reuters confirms FCBI acquisition

Thomson Reuters has announced that it has acquired FC Business Intelligence (FCBI).

Booking platform Spacebase acquires Okanda

Spacebase, a booking platform for meeting and event spaces, has acquired Okanda, an online portal for hotel meeting rooms.

American Express Global Business Travel acquires DER BT

American Express Global Business Travel (GBT) has completed the acquisition of DER Business Travel (DER BT).

MemberSuite acquires event engagement platform provider Event Farm

MemberSuite, a provider of cloud-based association management software (AMS) has announced the acquisition of US-based event engagement software company, Event Farm.

Consortium including Blackstone and LEGO owner to acquire Merlin Entertainments

A consortium of investors comprised of Blackstone, owner of Clarion Events; KIRKBI, owner of the LEGO brand; and global investor CPPIB has agreed terms of a recommended offer for Merlin Entertainments plc, which would take the company private.

MCI Group acquires USA-based Sentergroup

MCI Group has announced the acquisition of Sentergroup, Inc., an association management company headquartered in Chicago, Illinois. This acquisition continues MCI’s growth in the USA, increasing its presence in the association market. MCI is continuing the expansion to strengthen its presence globally while turning international standards of excellence into local successes. The acquisition allows ...

Eldorado Resorts to acquire Caesars Entertainment for $17.3bn

Eldorado Resorts, an American hotel and casino company, has agreed to acquire Caesars Entertainment in a cash-and-stock transaction with a total value of $17.3 billion.

US marketing company Feathr acquires agency Springful

Digital marketing company Feathr has announced the acquisition of digital ad agency Springful.

Messe Frankfurt acquires stake in nmedia GmbH

Messe Frankfurt has acquired a stake in Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) company nmedia GmbH. The acquisition is part of a plan to set up its “nextrade” digital B2B marketplace, which will provide standardised ordering and data services for both suppliers and retailers. Philipp Ferger (pictured) has also been appointed second managing director of nmedia GmbH effective 1 June 2019, and will share ...

UK’s Centaur disposes of engineering portfolio as sales continue

Centaur Media Plc has agreed to sell its engineering portfolio, including The Engineer and Subcon, to Mark Allen Group. Mark Allen Group will pay a cash consideration of £2.5m, subject to customary post-completion adjustments. The sale is expected to complete 31 May. It follows the recent disposals of Centaur’s financial services business, its travel and meetings exhibitions and its HR business. T...

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