M&A Deal Summary

The Brink s Acquires G4S - Cash Operations

On February 26, 2020, The Brink's Co. acquired business services company G4S plc - Cash Operations from G4S plc for 860M USD

Acquisition Highlights
  • This is The Brink s’ 1st transaction in the Business Services sector.
  • This is The Brink s’ 1st largest (disclosed) transaction.
  • This is The Brink s’ 1st transaction in the United Kingdom.

M&A Deal Summary

Date 2020-02-26
Target G4S plc - Cash Operations
Sector Business Services
Buyer(s) The Brink's Co.
Sellers(s) G4S plc
Deal Type Divestiture
Deal Value 860M USD

Target

G4S plc - Cash Operations

London, United Kingdom
G4S plc's Cash Operations comprises 14 markets that provide payment solutions.

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Buyer(S) 1

Buyer

The Brink's Co.

Richmond, Virginia, United States

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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 6 of 7
Sector (Business Services) 1 of 2
Type (Divestiture) 1 of 1
Country (United Kingdom) 1 of 1
Year (2020) 1 of 1
Size (of disclosed) 1 of 6
PREVIOUS DEAL
DATE TARGET DEAL TYPE VALUE
2018-06-05 Dunbar Armored, Inc.

Hunt Valley, Maryland, United States

Dunbar Armored provides cash management and secure logistics throughout the U.S., including cash-in-transit, ATM services, vault outsourcing, money processing and intelligent safe services.

Buy $520M
FOLLOWING DEAL
DATE TARGET DEAL TYPE VALUE
2021-04-06 Payment Alliance International, Inc.

Louisville, Kentucky, United States

PAI is a provider of independent ATM deployments and portfolio management services. PAI delivers tools and services for ATM portfolio owners & operators, retailers, financial institutions, and independent operators/ISOs. PAI was founded in 2005 and is based in Louisville, Kentucky.

Buy $213M

Seller(S) 1

SELLER

G4S plc

London, United Kingdom

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Category Company
Founded 1901
SectorSafety/Security
Employees550
Revenue 7.8B GBP (2019)
DESCRIPTION

G4S is a global, integrated security company, specializing in the provision of security services and solutions to customers. Its mission is to create material, sustainable value for customers and shareholders by being the supply partner of choice in all of the markets. G4S was formed in 1901 and is based in London.


DEAL STATS #
Overall 3 of 3
Sector (Business Services) 1 of 1
Type (Divestiture) 3 of 3
Country (United Kingdom) 1 of 1
Year (2020) 1 of 1
Size (of disclosed) 1 of 3
PREVIOUS DEAL
DATE TARGET DEAL TYPE VALUE
2016-12-02 G1 Secure Solutions Ltd.

Petah Tikva, Israel

G1’s experts provide comprehensive and complete solutions for multi-system and complex projects of various types, from planning and provision to installation and servicing.

Sell £88M