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Newport Corp to buy Israeli V-Gen
25 July 2014 – US advanced-technology products and systems supplier Newport Corp (NASDAQ:NEWP) said it had agreed to buy Israeli fibre lasers specialist V-Gen Ltd, without providing financial details.Tel Aviv-based V-Gen was established in 1998...

Estonian My Fitness buys Latvian peer City Fitness
25 July 2014 – Estonian fitness studio chain operator My Fitness AS has taken Latvian sector player City Fitness from owner Lau Stig Nilsen, the buyer said, without revealing the price.The deal, backed with financing provided by SEB Bank Eesti,...

AnaCap closes buy of Brightside
25 July 2014 – UK AnaCap Financial Partners LLP announced the completion of the GBP127m (USD216m/EUR160m) acquisition of local insurance broker Brightside Group Plc (LON:BRT) by funds advised by AnaCap Financial Partners.When announcing the dea...

Avison Young buys US Aguer Havelock Associates
25 July 2014 - Canadian commercial real estate services firm Avison Young said it had acquired US sector brokerage Aguer Havelock Associates Inc.Financial terms of the transaction were not provided.Aguer Havelock Associates, a former member of the Ne...

PumpUp snags USD2.4m in seed capital
25 July 2014 – US social platform operator PumpUp Inc said it had raised USD2.4m (EUR1.8m) in a seed funding round with General Catalyst Partners in the lead.The financing initiative also featured participation from Azure Capital Partners, Rela...