Tag: acquisition

Sport Republic buy Southampton F.C. shares

New owner for Southampton FC

The Premier League club Southampton Football Club (UK) has confirmed that Sport Republic has completed the acquisition of a controlling stake in Southampton Football Club. ‘Southampton FC’ stated that Sport Republic is an investment firm in the sports and entertainment industry. They have... » Read more

Everton in takeover talks with US-based SPAC

Everton in takeover talks

The Premier League club Everton F.C. has reportedly held preliminary talks with a US-based special purpose acquisition company (SPAC) with regards to a takeover. ‘liverpoolecho’ stated that a SPAC led by Los Angeles-based producers Jeffrey Soros, the nephew of hedge fund tycoon George Soros,... » Read more

CAA ICM takeover may shake up talent business

CAA finalizes ICM Partners takeover

Century City (neighborhood in California, US)-based Creative Artists Agency (CAA) has completed its acquisition of neighboring ICM Partners in a landmark deal that is likely to transform Hollywood’s talent agency business. ‘Los Angeles Times’ stated that the two companies announced the deal... » Read more