M&A Deal Summary

Deutsche Bahn AG Acquires BAX Global

On November 16, 2005, Deutsche Bahn AG acquired transportation company BAX Global, Inc. from The Brink's Co. for 1.1B USD

Acquisition Highlights
  • This is Deutsche Bahn AG’s 1st transaction in the Transportation sector.
  • This is Deutsche Bahn AG’s 1st largest (disclosed) transaction.
  • This is Deutsche Bahn AG’s 1st transaction in the United States.
  • This is Deutsche Bahn AG’s 1st transaction in California.

M&A Deal Summary

Date 2005-11-16
Target BAX Global, Inc.
Sector Transportation
Buyer(s) Deutsche Bahn AG
Sellers(s) The Brink's Co.
Deal Type Divestiture
Deal Value 1.1B USD

Target

BAX Global, Inc.

Irvine, California, United States
website
BAX Global, Inc., is an international provider of shipping and logistics services.

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Buyer(S) 1

Buyer

Deutsche Bahn AG

Berlin, Germany

website


Category Company
Founded 1994
SectorTransportation
DESCRIPTION

Deutsche Bahn AG is a global shipping company headquartered in Berlin.


DEAL STATS #
Overall 1 of 4
Sector (Transportation) 1 of 4
Type (Divestiture) 1 of 1
State (California) 1 of 1
Country (United States) 1 of 2
Year (2005) 1 of 1
Size (of disclosed) 1 of 2
FOLLOWING DEAL
DATE TARGET DEAL TYPE VALUE
2007-01-01 Nuclear Cargo + Services GmbH

France

NCS provides global land, air and sea freight transportation services for radioactive materials for both the front-end and back-end segments of the nuclear cycle. In this sector, NCS is considered to be a major global player.

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Seller(S) 1

SELLER

The Brink's Co.

Richmond, Virginia, United States

website


Category Company
Founded 1859
SectorSafety/Security
Employees73,700
Revenue 3.7B USD (2020)
DESCRIPTION

Brink's is a provider of security related services for banks, financial institutions, mines, retailers, diamond and jewelry industries, pharmaceuticals and a variety of other commercial and governmental customers. Brink's was founded in 1859 and is based in Richmond, Virginia.


DEAL STATS #
Overall 1 of 2
Sector (Transportation) 1 of 1
Type (Divestiture) 1 of 1
State (California) 1 of 1
Country (United States) 1 of 2
Year (2005) 1 of 1
Size (of disclosed) 1 of 1
FOLLOWING DEAL
DATE TARGET DEAL TYPE VALUE
2009-07-09 Broadview Security, Inc.

Irving, Texas, United States

Broadview Security, Inc. is a security company in North America. Broadview offers state-of-the-art home and business security solutions.

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