A proposed merger between two automotive giants could result in a restructuring for their British-based operations.
Wet wipes manufacturer Technical Textile Services has bought competitors Whitminster International and Gloucestershire firm Klenzeen for an undisclosed sum.
London-listed Croda International is acquiring Biosector, a company specialising in manufacturing adjuvants, which are used to improve the efficacy of vaccines.
The deal between Takeda and Shire will make Takeda one of the ten largest pharmaceutical companies in the world.
Lanarkshire-based engineering company, Edwin James Group, has posted strong results off the back of acquiring a number of British engineering firms.
American semiconductor manufacturer, Broadcom, has offered to buy another US rival - Qualcomm - in the largest-ever tech buyout deal in history.
Metals and industrial group, Liberty House, has completed the purchase of two pipe mills at Hartlepool from Tata Steel UK, furthering its goal of becoming a key player in global oil & gas market.
Dubai Aerospace Enterprise has this week announced its intention to acquire Irish aircraft leasing company Awas Aviation Capital.
US-based silicon chip manufacturer Intel is planning to buy Israeli autonomous car technology company Mobileye.
European defense and aerospace company, Airbus Group has this week announced that it has finalized the sale of its Defense Electronics subsidiary.