CANADA > USA based Marcus & Millichap expands into Canada with the acquisition of Primecorp Commercial Realty Inc.

Marcus & Millichap A leading national brokerage firm specializing in commercial real estate investment sales, financing, research and advisory services, Marcus & Millichap, Inc. has expanded into Canadian market with the acquisition of Canada based Primecorp Commercial Realty Inc. Primecorp is an Ottawa based commercial real estate service firm that was established in 1998 and provides brokerage services in all product types. Primecorp More …

USA > JAPAN based Otsuka Pharmaceutical is set to acquire USA based Visterra for approximately $430 million

otsuka logo In an all cash transaction, Japan based Otsuka Pharmaceutical is set to acquire USA based Visterra Inc. for approximately $430 million. The transaction has been approved by boards of directors of both companies and the deal is subject to customary closing conditions, including expiration or termination of the waiting period under U.S. antitrust laws and is expected to close in More …

BOLIVIA > China Natural Resources Inc. has acquired Bolivian Copper Smelter Planta Metalurgica Antay Pacha for $1.54 MM

untitled China based China Natural Resources Inc.(CHNR) has acquired Bolivian Copper Smelter Planta Metalurgica Antay Pacha (“Antay Pacha”) for $1.54 Mn. The smelter is expected to trial run as early as second quarter of 2017 while the commercial production is anticipated to start in the fourth quarter of 2017. The plant was designed with production capacity of 3,000 tons of copper More …

ENGLAND > AMC Theatres to Acquire Europe’s ODEON & UCI Cinemas in a $1.2B Deal

amc_theatres_logo-svg Kansas-USA based Cinema giant AMC Theatres¬†(AMC Entertainment Holdings, Inc.) acquires London based ODEON & UCI Cinemas Group, from private equity firm Terra Firma in a transaction valued around $1.2 billion. The deal is 75 percent in cash and 25 percent in stock. In 2004 merger between ODEON and UCI Cinemas made them one the largest theater chain in Europe. With More …