USA > UK based WorldFirst is set to acquire USA based Wyre’s retail money transfer business.

worldfirst logo For an undisclosed sum, UK based WorldFirst is set to acquire USA based Wyre’s retail cross border payments services. Wyre is concentrating on its API business and hence decided to divest its retail cross border payment services. The transaction has already been completed. Currently the transaction is in migration phase and WorldFirst’s acquisition will be a value add for the More …

USA > UK based MUFG Securities EMEA plc. is set to invest $4.52 million in US based Delek US Holdings Inc.

MUFG logo Valued at approximately $4,515,000, MUFG Securities EMEA plc. is set to acquire stake in Delek US Holdings Inc. MUFG Securities EMEA is set to acquire 90,000 shares of the oil and gas company’s stock. With the most recent filing, MUFG Securities EMEA plc. owns approximately 0.11% of Delek US. About Delek US Founded in 2001, Delek US engages in the More …

USA > Toronto based Vlaad and Company to expand into the USA by launching office in New York

tweet243 Toronto based Vlaad and Company, a financial service executive search firm, is set to expand into the U.S. market by opening an office in New York City. Expanding the firm’s North American presence and helping both American and Canadian firms find top-tier talent, Vlaad and Company has chosen New York as it is the epicenter of the global financial services More …

USA > Spain based Amadeus to expand into Hospitality Sector through the acquisition of TravelClick from Thoma Bravo for $1.52 billion  

amadeus logo Spain based Amadeus is set to acquire TravelClick from Thoma Bravo for $1.52 billion to expand into hospitality sector. TravelClick’s cloud based solutions for mid- chain and independent hotels will assist Amadeus to reach all the market segments. Headquartered in New York, U.S., TravelClick is a leading hospitality provider with more than 25,000 customers in 176 countries. Providing innovative cloud- More …

USA > Israel based Hysolate is set to expand into the US market

Hysolate logo A pioneer of software defined endpoints, Hysolate is expanding its U.S operations. Earlier this year led by Innovation Endeavors and Team8, Hysolate received $8 million in funding. Hysolate is also hiring sales and marketing staff as a part of the current expansion. Jeff Fisher, an end user computing veteran, has also joined as VP of Sales and Alliances according to More …

USA > US based ClassPass raises $85 million in VC financing led by Singapore’s Temasek and Connecticut, USA based PE firm L Catterton’s Growth Fund

classpass logo Focusing on expansion, ClassPass has raised $85 million in the latest funding round. ClassPass aims to expand to 10 new American cities and 20 new countries by the end of 2019. The funds were raised in series D venture capital financing that was led by Singapore-based investment company Temasek, with participation from Connecticut-based private equity firm L Catterton’s Growth Fund, More …

USA > Ireland based Total Produce, plc. is set to acquire 45 % of USA based Dole Food Company

Total produce logo David H. Murdock, owner of Dole Food Company, is set to sell 45% equity stake in Dole Food Company to Ireland based Total Produce, plc. The transaction has received approval from European Commission. According to David Murdock: “I am excited for the future of Dole in our relationship with Total Produce. They have a long and successful history in the More …

USA > France based Atos is set to acquire USA based Syntel for $3.4 billion

atos logo Boosting its North American operations, French IT firm, Atos, is set to acquire USA based Syntel Inc. for $3.4 billion. Atos provides IT services for sectors such as aerospace to retail while the acquisition of Syntel will strengthen its activities in sectors such as banking, finance and insurance. According to Atos Chief Executive Thierry Breton: “[The deal] will significantly enhance More …