Bonnier AB Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Media Company

Bonnier AB has acquired 1 company, including 1 in the last 5 years. It has also divested 3 assets.

It’s largest disclosed sale occurred in 2018, when it sold Bonnier Broadcasting AB to Teliasonera Ab for $1.1B. The Company’s most targeted sectors include publishing (100%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity4
    • M&A Buy Activity1
    • M&A Sell Activity3
  • Total Sectors Invested 1
  • Total Countries Invested 1
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 3

Bonnier AB

Kungsgatan 49,
Stockholm,, 113 90
Sweden,
+46 87 36 40 00
www.bonnier.com

Bonnier is a media group working in TV, daily newspapers, business and trade press, magazines, film, books, radio and digital media


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 '21 T
Buy (0.0/yr) # 1 - - - - - 1
Sell (0.2/yr) # 2 - 1 - - - 3
vol $1.1B $1.1B
  4

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Bonnier Broadcasting AB 2018-07-20 1.1B SEK Divestiture
Stockholm, Sweden · www.bonnierbroadcasting.com
Sago Sago Toys, Inc. (dba Sago Mini) 2016-04-21 - Divestiture
Toronto, Ontario · www.sagomini.com
Toca Boca AB 2016-04-21 - Divestiture
Stockholm, Sweden · www.tocaboca.com
LRF Media - 9 New Magazine Brands 2016-03-22 - Divestiture
, Sweden
View All >>

Business Unit M&A

Company Acquired Add-On/Sale Date #
Bonnier Corp.    - Parenting and Babytalk magazines & Digital Assets 2013-05-14 1
Winter Park, Florida · www.bonniercorp.com , United States

M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Digital Media - - 2 (67%) -
Publishing 1 (100%) - - -
Media - - 1 (33%) 1.1B (100%)
Total 1 - 3 $1.1B

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
Sweden 1 - 2 1.1B
Canada - - 1 -
  Ontario - - 1 -
Domestic 1 (100%) - 2 (67%) 1.1B (100%)
Cross-border - - 1 (33%) -
Total 1 - 3 $1.1B

Deal Values

sell # Total
> $1B 1 $1.1B
TOTAL $1.1B
Largest Bonnier Broadcasting AB
$1.1B (2018-07-20)

M&A Connections

Deals
Acquired from
Strategic(s)
100%
1 (100%)
Divested to
Strategic(s)
100%
3 (100%)

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