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CIMIC Launches Macmahon Takeover
Business
Wednesday January 25 2017

CIMIC Launches Macmahon Takeover

Construction giant CIMIC looks set to scoop up mining services firm Macmahon Holdings as part of its buying spree.

Boral Gets Investor Support for Headwaters Acquisition
Business
Friday November 25 2016

Boral Gets Investor Support for Headwaters Acquisition

Building materials supplier Boral says it has received strong support from institutional investors whilst raising money to fund its $US2.6 billion acquisition of Headwaters Incorporated.

CIMIC Wants to Buy Rival UGL
Business
Tuesday October 11 2016

CIMIC Wants to Buy Rival UGL

Spanish-controlled construction giant CIMIC has launched a $524 million takeover bid for its ASX-listed rival UGL.

Sydney Council Loses Merger Fight
Zoning
Thursday July 21 2016

Sydney Council Loses Merger Fight

The prestigious Woollahra Council in Sydney's east has vowed to fight the NSW government's plan to forcibly merge it with other councils after suffering a major...

Qube, Brookfield ‘Seal the Deal’ on $9b Asciano Takeover
Business
Wednesday March 16 2016

Qube, Brookfield ‘Seal the Deal’ on $9b Asciano Takeover

Asciano has agreed to a $9.05 billion takeover deal that will carve up the Australian rail and ports giant among rival suitors in an effort to...

Qube Bid Gets Asciano Nod as Brookfield Lurks
Business
Wednesday February 17 2016

Qube Bid Gets Asciano Nod as Brookfield Lurks

Qube Holdings has the upper hand in its fight for Asciano after winning favour for its $9.01 billion offer from the target company's board.

Broadspectrum says Spanish Takeover Unlikely
Business
Wednesday February 17 2016

Broadspectrum says Spanish Takeover Unlikely

Broadspectrum, the Australian infrastructure services firm formerly known as Transfield Services, says a hostile offer for the company from Spain's Ferrovial is likely to lapse next...

Bidding War for Asciano
Business
Tuesday February 9 2016

Bidding War for Asciano

Qube has raised its cash component by 7.0 cents to $7.04 per Asciano share, in addition to one Qube share, valuing the target company's shares at...

CIMIC in $243m Takeover of Sedgman
Business
Thursday January 14 2016

CIMIC in $243m Takeover of Sedgman

CIMIC has stepped up its acquisition spree by making a $243 million full takeover play for mining services group Sedgman.

Business
13 Jul, 2016
Mirvac Changes Reporting Structure

Property firm Mirvac Group has now clearly divided its operations into four segments, which may help it achieve its aim of unlocking the full value of...

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Business
22 May, 2015
$11b Shopping Centre Merger Gets Green Light

The competition watchdog will not oppose a merger of two major shopping centre owners, as long as one of them offloads a centre in south east...

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Business
3 Feb, 2015
Novion, Federation in $11 Billion Property Merger

Two of Australia's largest property groups, Novion and Federation Centres, say they will merge to create an $11 billion company.

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Business
23 Apr, 2014
Australand Rejects Stockland $2.4 Billion Takeover

Australand's board says a share-swap takeover proposal presented by Stockland on Tuesday was not in the best interests of shareholders.

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