wpp plc (WPP:London)
Transactions by WPP PLC (WPP) in the last 6 months
WPP plc (LSE:WPP) acquired a majority stake in Abs Mm Nv on July 30, 2015. ABS Creative, led by Chief Executive Officer, Michael Verschueren will operate as an integrated centre of excellence within Wunderman Health. For the year ended December 31, 2014, ABS Creative generated revenues of €2.8 million, with gross assets of €2.6 million.
WPP plc (LSE:WPP) and Providence Equity Partners VII-A LP, Providence Equity Partners VII, L.P. of Providence Equity Partners LLC made an offer to acquire remaining 80% stake in Chime Communications plc (LSE:CHW) from JPMorgan Asset Management (UK) Limited, Aberforth Partners LLP and others for approximately £290 million in cash on July 29, 2015. As per the offer shares will be acquired at £3.65 per share. Funds managed by Providence, have agreed to make an indirect ...
Providence Equity Partners VII, L.P.
Providence Equity Partners VII-A LP
JPMorgan Asset Management (UK) Limited
Maven Capital Partners UK LLP
Maven Income and Growth VCT 2 PLC
Maven Income and Growth VCT 3 PLC
Maven Income and Growth VCT 4 PLC
Maven Income and Growth VCT 6 PLC
Maven Income and Growth VCT PLC
Octopus AIM VCT 2 plc
Octopus Investments Limited
Standard Life Investments Limited
Moelis & Company UK LLP
WPP plc (LSE:WPP) acquired an additional 31% stake in Grey Uruguay on July 3, 2015. Following the transaction, WPP owns 51% stake in Grey Uruguay. Diego Lazcano will be the new Chief Executive Officer of Grey Uruguay and his predecessor Carlos Martinatto will be in charge of the local brands. Álvaro Moré has been designated as the new representative of WPP at Grey Uruguay.
WPP plc (LSE:WPP) acquired majority stake in SET Management, LLC on June 25, 2015. SET’s management, led by founder Sabina Teshler, will remain in place and report to Simon Bolton, Co-leader of WPP’s branding & identity division. For the year ended December 31, 2014, SET Management reported revenues of $38 million and gross assets of approximately $18 million.
WPP plc (LSE:WPP) acquired an additional 29% stake in Techedge Aps on June 17, 2015. Techedge reported a net sales of $13.6 million and gross assets of $6.3 million in 2014.
WPP plc commences share repurchases on June 9, 2015 under the program mandated by the shareholders in the Annual General Meeting held on June 9, 2015. As per the mandate, the company is authorized to repurchase up to 131,037,653 shares, representing 10% of its issued share capital. The minimum price which may be paid for an ordinary share is 10 pence (exclusive of expenses). The maximum price which may be paid for an ordinary share will not be more than the higher of ...
WPP plc (LSE:WPP) acquired Medialets Inc. from an consortium of seller on April 15, 2015. The consortium of seller included 500 Startups, Draper Fisher Jurvetson Gotham Venture Fund II, L.P., Foundry Group, Gotham Ventures, Greenspring Associates, Inc. and Signatures Capital, LLC.
Draper Fisher Jurvetson Gotham Venture Fund II, L.P.
Greenspring Associates, Inc.
Signatures Capital, LLC
WPP plc (LSE:WPP) agreed to acquire unknown minority stake in FlowNetwork on March 10, 2015.
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