largest acquisition transactions ranked by value in the Republic of Ireland 2018

largest acquisition deals announced in the Republic of Ireland in 2018, by transaction value (in million euros)

by James Cherowbrier, last edited Jul 4, 2019
largest acquisition transactions ranked by value in the Republic of Ireland 2018 The statistic illustrates the largest acquisition transactions in the Republic of Ireland during 2018, ranked by the deal value. It can be seen that the highest value acquisition deal announced in this time was the acquisition of the Shire Plc in Dublin by the Japanese company Takeda Pharmaceutical Co Ltd, with a value of almost 52 billion euros.
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largest acquisition deals announced in the Republic of Ireland in 2018, by transaction value (in million euros)

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Deal value in million euros
Shire Plc, Dublin51,980
Power Solutions business of Johnson
Controls International Plc, incorporated in Cork
11,300
Arysta Lifescience Ltd, Dublin3,630
Avolon Holdings Ltd, Dublin1,925
Oncology Business of Shire Plc, Dublin1,896
Fidessa Group Plc, Woking1,695
MAZOR Robotics Ltd, Isreal1,417
AXA Life Europe DAC, Dublin925
Greencore USA Inc (from Greencore Group Plc, Dublin)907
DCC Plc, Dublin685
ZELTIQ Aesthetics Inc-
Deal value in million euros
Shire Plc, Dublin51,980
Power Solutions business of Johnson
Controls International Plc, incorporated in Cork
11,300
Arysta Lifescience Ltd, Dublin3,630
Avolon Holdings Ltd, Dublin1,925
Oncology Business of Shire Plc, Dublin1,896
Fidessa Group Plc, Woking1,695
MAZOR Robotics Ltd, Isreal1,417
AXA Life Europe DAC, Dublin925
Greencore USA Inc (from Greencore Group Plc, Dublin)907
DCC Plc, Dublin685
ZELTIQ Aesthetics Inc-
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by James Cherowbrier, last edited Jul 4, 2019
The statistic illustrates the largest acquisition transactions in the Republic of Ireland during 2018, ranked by the deal value. It can be seen that the highest value acquisition deal announced in this time was the acquisition of the Shire Plc in Dublin by the Japanese company Takeda Pharmaceutical Co Ltd, with a value of almost 52 billion euros.
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