SSE plc

Inveralmond House, 200 Dunkeld Road,
Perth, PH1 3AQ
United Kingdom,
+44 17 3845 6000
www.sse.com

SSE plc is an energy company, and the broadest-based energy company in the UK and Ireland. It operates across the energy value chain in the GB energy market, and generates and supplies energy to electricity and gas customers in Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland. SSE plc was established in 1989 and is based in Perth, Scotland.

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Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '12 '13 '14 '15 '16 '17 T
Buy (0.2/yr) # 4 - 1 - - - 5
vol $2.2B $102M $2.3B
Sell (0.0/yr) # - - - - - - 0
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Largest SSE Airtricity Energy Supply (Northern Ireland) Ltd.
$1.2B (2008-01-04)
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According to our data here at Mergr, SSE has acquired 6 companies, including 2 in the last 5 years. A total of 2 acquisitions came from private equity firms.

SSE’s largest acquisition to date was in 2008, when it acquired SSE Airtricity Energy Supply for $1.2B. SSE has acquired in 2 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include energy services and equipment (40%) and business services (20%).

When analyzing the energy services and equipment sector as a whole, according to Mergr, in the last 3 years, there are 207 energy services and equipment companies that have made at least 1 acquisition, and 17 have acquired at least 5 companies. The most prolific strategic energy services and equipment acquirer over the past 3 years is Schlumberger, with 7 acquisitions. The most prolific private equity acquirer in the energy services and equipment sector over the past 3 years is Hastings Equity Partners LLC with 4 platform acquisitions.

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