Tag: SMG


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


Man Arena boss warns against new venue

Manchester Arena

Manchester Arena boss has warned that ‘hubristic’ council plans for a massive new entertainment venue near the Etihad Stadium could put the arena out of business, according to media reports. In a blistering attack on town hall chiefs, John Sharkey, Executive Vice President of European... » 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


Hong Kong awards Kai Tak Sports Park contract

Kai Tak Sports Park Stadium Hong Kong

The Hong Kong government has awarded a contract for the design, construction and operation of the proposed Kai Tak Sports Park to a subsidiary of New World Development Company, according to government press release. The contract was secured by Kai Tak Sports Park following an open tendering... » Read more


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