Daily Mail and General Trust PLC

Northcliffe House, 2 Derry Street,
London, W8 5TT
United Kingdom,
44 20 7938 0000
www.dmgt.com

DMGT is an international group quoted on the London Stock Exchange with a portfolio of market-leading digital, information, media and events businesses.

M&A Summary

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Year ≤ '12 '13 '14 '15 '16 '17 T
Buy (0.2/yr) # 4 - - 1 - - 5
vol $149M $149M
Sell (0.6/yr) # 4 - 1 1 - 1 7
vol $262M $26M $45M $333M
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Largest Genscape, Inc.
$130M (2006-04-20)
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Largest GLM Shows - George Little Management
$173M (2011-08-23)

According to our data here at Mergr, Daily Mail and General Trust has acquired 6 companies, including 1 in the last 5 years. A total of 2 acquisitions came from private equity firms. It has also divested 7 assets.

Daily Mail and General Trust’s largest acquisition to date was in 2006, when it acquired Genscape for $130M. It’s largest disclosed sale occurred in 2011, when it sold GLM Shows - George Little Management to Providence Equity Partners for $173M. Daily Mail and General Trust has acquired in 5 different US states. The Company’s most targeted sectors include business services (20%) and digital media (20%).

When analyzing the media sector as a whole, according to Mergr, in the last 3 years, there are 367 media companies that have made at least 1 acquisition, 26 have acquired at least 5 companies, and 5 have acquired more than 10 companies. The most prolific strategic media acquirer over the past 3 years is Dentsu Aegis Network, with 16 acquisitions. The most prolific private equity acquirer in the media sector over the past 3 years is Providence Equity Partners LLC with 5 platform acquisitions.

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