Posts tagged: National Grid
Monday, 28 March 2022, 3:40 pm
This morning National Grid announced it is selling a 60pc stake in its transmission and metering business to a consortium led by Australian infrastructure house Macquarie for £9.6 billion including debt.
One of the advisory firms named on the bottom of the press release that worked on the deal for National Grid was Robey Warshaw, the advisory firm that last year recruited George Osborne, the former Chancellor of the Exchequer, as a partner...
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Thursday, 18 March 2021, 9:42 am
There were a couple of deals anounced this morning in the UK, including National Grid's £14 billion takeover of Western Power from America's PPL Corporation. Below is the link to this morning's announcement:
Thursday, 8 December 2016, 8:15 am
So, coming up with a silly name to differentiate your consortium from the other Chinese bidders clearly does work. This morning it was announced the mega consortium, which called itself (in secret) the "Saxon Infrastructure Distribution Company", has won the £13 billion National Grid gas distribution auction...
Sunday, 30 October 2016, 1:22 pm
The £12 billion auction for National Grid's distribution business is hotting up and top M&A reporters are breaking stories left, right and centre.
Last week, for example, the Kleinmanator of Sky News published a good scoopette about how Hermes had joined a consortium of investors led by CIC, the Chinese state's sovereign wealth fund. Here is a link to Mark's piece:..
Monday, 19 September 2016, 2:00 pm
It's a Monday, so here is the link to today's Tip TV session.