Next Fifteen's prospective offer for M&C Saatchi likely to be rejected

CEO Moray MacLennan said these were
Next Fifteen’s M&C Saatchi acquisition approach likely to be rejected due to plummeting value of communications company A special meeting has been arranged for Saatchi investors on October 31st. Vin Murray and investment vehicle AdvT currently oppose Next15’s bid At... Read more

Next Fifteen hails M&C Saatchi deal a 'compelling opportunity' 

Offer: In May, London-listed Next Fifteen made a cash-and-stock offer for ad agency group M&C Saatchi.
Next Fifteen Earnings Grow As Communications Group Says Potential M&C Saatchi Acquisition Remains ‘Compelling Opportunity’ Next Fifteen saw its profits and revenue rise in the first half, figures show But the group’s share price fell more than 6% today and... Read more

M&C Saatchi steps up fight against 'derisory' £254m takeover offer 

M&C Saatchi steps up fight against 'derisory' £254m takeover offer 
Advertising giant M&C Saatchi steps up fight against rival’s ‘laughable’ £254m takeover bid By Archie Mitchell for the Daily Mail Published: 21:55 BST, September 13, 2022 | Updated: 23:19 BST, September 13, 2022 M&C Saatchi has again underlined its rejection... Read more

M&C Saatchi held back by 'significant' hostile takeover costs

CEO Moray MacLennan said these were
M&C Saatchi held back by ‘significant’ hostile takeover costs, but advertiser profits still up 50% in specialties M&C Saatchi is subject to two acquisition approaches, raising its costs Weakness in advertising and CRM was offset by its specialty business By... Read more

BUSINESS LIVE: Barratt reveals £200m buyback; M&C Saatchi profits soar

BUSINESS LIVE: Barratt reveals £200m buyback; M&C Saatchi profits soar
BUSINESS LIVE: Barratt Developments Announces £200m Share Buyback; M&C Saatchi Earnings Rise; WH Smith travels pick up By live comment Published: 07:38 BST, September 7, 2022 | Updated: 07:46 BST, September 7, 2022 Share or comment on this article: Some... Read more

M&C Saatchi and Next Fifteen postpone meetings on potential £310m takeover offer

Postponement: M&C Saatchi and its prospective buyer, the Next 15 media company, were due to hold meetings on August 19 to vote on the £310m offer
M&C Saatchi and Next Fifteen media group postpone meetings on potential £310m takeover bid M&C Saatchi’s board had previously agreed Next Fifteen’s £310m offer in May. The firm has also fervently rejected a number of rival offers from Advanced Advt.... Read more

BUSINESS LIVE: Next to invest in Joules; M&C Saatchi takeover delayed

BUSINESS LIVE: Next to invest in Joules; M&C Saatchi takeover delayed
DEALING CLOSURE: Joules Confirms Next Investment Talks; M&C Saatchi acquisition delayed; PageGroup profits soar on hiring boom By live commentary Published: 2:45 a.m. EDT, August 8, 2022 | Updated: 12:19 PM EDT, August 8, 2022 Commercial Share or comment on... Read more