Where to find data about loans, mergers & acquisitions, IPOs, company announcements, and poison pills
MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS (M&A), INITIAL PUBLIC OFFERING (IPO)
Connect 4 includes the following 5 modules that dal with corporate actions including IPO and M&A activity:
Takeovers & Mergers: Track and analyse takeovers and mergers including bidder & target information, deal status, deal value, break fees and directors recommendation.
New issues: provides data and documents on capital raisings. Includes details of market price on listing, closing price and closing price after three months and professional fees. Relevant dates are also included and provide the date announced, date of lodgement, closing date, and the date of listing.
Expert Reports: Provides specialist reports which have been produced on behalf of ASX Listed companies. The Expert reports which comprise this collection deal with topics such as: Mergers/Schemes, Acquisitions, Divestments, Capital Reductions, Buybacks, Reconstructions, De-mergers or one word/ spin offs, Takeovers, Dual Listings, and Spin Offs.
Thomson Reuters EIKON (including Datastream for Office)
MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS (M&A), POISON PILLS, INITIAL PUBLIC OFFERINGS (IPO), NEW ISSUES, TAKEOVERS
Description: EIKON comprises two distinct data sources - Datastream and Worldscope amongst other sourcefinancial markets database that provides access to real time market data, economic and business news, analytics and trading tools
Period: As per data type, market & instrument - circa 1980s for emerging markets.
Description: A comprehensive database of deal information that is updated hourly. It contains information on mergers and acquisitions, IPO, private equity and venture capital deal analysis for both public and private entities globally.