Tag: ASM Global


OVG-ASM in war of words over new arena in Manchester

Manchester Arena OVG-ASM update April 2020

Plans from Oak View Group (OVG) – an American global advisory, development and investment company for the sports and live entertainment industries – for a new “best in class” 23,500-capacity arena at Manchester in UK – was published on April 1st. This is the latest initiative in the... » Read more


Manchester Arena to undergo major modifications

Manchester Arena re-design

The indoor arena in Manchester, England – Manchester Arena – will undergo major modifications in what has become apparent from bold new designs unlocked recently. The Manchester Arena sits immediately north of the city center and partly above Manchester Victoria station in air rights... » Read more


Movistar acquires naming rights deal for Buenos Aires arena

Buenos Aires Arena - Movistar Arena

A new arena which can accommodate a capacity crowd of up to 15,000 people is scheduled to go on stream on November 1 in the Villa Crespo district of Buenos Aires, Argentina. Telefónica-owned telecommunications provider Movistar has sealed a naming-rights partnership for the venue. Prior to this... » Read more


ASM Global takes a slice of VenuesLive pie

ASM Global and VenuesLive

In a significant business move since it was formed earlier this week, facility management and venue services company ASM Global (ASM) has acquired a 25 per cent stake in Sydney-based stadium operator VenuesLive. The shareholding has been acquired by ASM from technology company Techfront Australia.... » Read more


AEG-SMG merger give birth to ASM Global

ASM Global launch

With the AEG Facilities and SMG amalgamation complete, a new company going by the name of ASM Global was formed recently. This global facility management and venue services company will set a “new standard of excellence” in managing live experiences. The first hint to merge was given way back... » Read more


UK Competition Authority nod to AEG-SMG collaboration

AEG Facilities and SMG merger

The proposed mega merger between AEG Facilities and SMG has been green lighted by UK’s Competition and Markets Authority (CMA). The name of the new company will go by the name Wildlife Holdings Inc. This combination will create a new, standalone global facility management and venue services... » Read more


AEG Facilities, SMG announce merger

AEG Facilities and SMG merger

AEG Facilities, the venue management subsidiary of AEG, and SMG, an Onex portfolio company, have signed a “definitive agreement to merge”, according the media reports citing joint statements from both the companies. This combination will create a new, standalone global facility management and... » Read more


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