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[Acquirer name] announces acquisition of [industry producer] [Target name]

City, DD.MM.YYYY


[Acquirer name]  (stock exchange ticker NYSE: TWTR), a US/UK/[enter region] diversified company focused on digital/financial services/real estate/name industry, announced that it has acquired a controlling interest/100% stake/X% stake in [Target name], a fast-growing, insert country-based fintech/IT/name industry solutions provider that specializes in name specialization. [Target name] was previously owned by [insert previous shareholder]. The core product is name product, which is projected to generate over USD 100m within 24 months and nearly USD 25m in EBIT. The deal is currently valued at a price of USD 30m for X% stake. The total purchase consists of USD 20m in cash delivered on installment basis by 2022, USD 5m in preferred shares and USD 5m in debt under personal guarantees of [Acquirer name].

[Target name] is profitable/said to reach profitability and has grown rapidly to over 10 million downloads/producing over X million products worldwide/in [enter region]. Founded in [enter year], [Target name] has XX offices/stores/[enter metric] in [enter region] and more than XX employees in key regions across [enter region]. The company doubled/tripled revenue in 2019. Revenue for 2019 is expected to be USD 10m (which is a 100% growth compared to previous year) and EBITDA of USD X million. Current amount of users/production capacities amount to over 10 million users/tons/[insert metric]. [Target name] aims to enter top-10 players/producers/service providers in US/UK/[enter region] in the segment of [insert segment] by 202X, in terms of sales, user/production volumes/number of retail outlets/[insert metric]. To this end, the [Target name] intends to significantly increase its marketing/production capacity/[enter action] as well as to increase staff/double the number of its stores/[enter action].

As of today, the US/[enter region] IT/[enter market] market size for 2020X is forecasted to reach about USD XXX million, of which [enter market] accounts for USD X million tonnes. According to Euromonitor International/[enter source], in 202X the [enter region] IT/[enter market] market is expected to grow with X% CAGR up to USD X million.

Name, CEO/CFO/Managing Director of Acquirer, said: “Target a stable growing company with a developed product portfolio/retail chain/high quality production/[enter metrics]. The business is growing quickly, at about XX% per year, and we expect this trend to continue. As the Target realises its investment programme over the coming years, we expect it to increase further its level of efficiency, through economies of scale, improved business operations and reduced costs. We are extremely pleased now to be a part of this business and look forward to making an active contribution to its continued development.”

Name, CEO/CFO/Shareholder of Target, said: “We are grateful to Acquirer name for its interest and belief in our business, and view our cooperation as an important milestone for our company. I am confident that they will add considerable value to our business, and that together we should be able to ensure our continued profitable growth.”

[Target name]
[Target name] is a [enter region] company producing/offering [enter segment of work]. Company is in top-X of [enter segment of work]. The company is on a mission to make/produce the high-quality [enter product type]. to improve XXX/make world happier and healthier/help XXX. The [Target name] is present in US, Europe, Asia and in other regions.

[Acquirer name]
[Acquirer name] - an active investor/PE fund/VC fund/corporation engaged in/[enter acquirer type]. [Acquirer name] strategy is to acquire controlling equity interests in undervalued companies and undertake an active role in improving their performance/integrating them into [Acquirer name] core business/accelerating their growth by providing both access to capital and management expertise. [Acquirer name] invests in a broad range of industries and geographies. [Acquirer name] has over USD X million assets under management (if the acquirer is a fund).

[Financial/legal/technical consultant name]
[Consultant name] is an independent European/US advisory firm. It has a unique integrated service offering that combines legal/corporate finance/management/technical consulting. [Consultant name] has a European/US presence with [X] offices in [X] countries and a global reach based on a network of partnerships with first-class advisory firms.

Media contacts
Name, Department
Mobile: +X (XXX) XXX XX XX
Tel: +X (XXX) XXX XX XX
Email: user@domain.com

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M&A Press Release Template

[Acquirer name] announces acquisition of [industry producer] [Target name]

City, DD.MM.YYYY


[Acquirer name]  (stock exchange ticker NYSE: TWTR), a US/UK/[enter region] diversified company focused on digital/financial services/real estate/name industry, announced that it has acquired a controlling interest/100% stake/X% stake in [Target name], a fast-growing, insert country-based fintech/IT/name industry solutions provider that specializes in name specialization. [Target name] was previously owned by [insert previous shareholder]. The core product is name product, which is projected to generate over USD 100m within 24 months and nearly USD 25m in EBIT. The deal is currently valued at a price of USD 30m for X% stake. The total purchase consists of USD 20m in cash delivered on installment basis by 2022, USD 5m in preferred shares and USD 5m in debt under personal guarantees of [Acquirer name].

[Target name] is profitable/said to reach profitability and has grown rapidly to over 10 million downloads/producing over X million products worldwide/in [enter region]. Founded in [enter year], [Target name] has XX offices/stores/[enter metric] in [enter region] and more than XX employees in key regions across [enter region]. The company doubled/tripled revenue in 2019. Revenue for 2019 is expected to be USD 10m (which is a 100% growth compared to previous year) and EBITDA of USD X million. Current amount of users/production capacities amount to over 10 million users/tons/[insert metric]. [Target name] aims to enter top-10 players/producers/service providers in US/UK/[enter region] in the segment of [insert segment] by 202X, in terms of sales, user/production volumes/number of retail outlets/[insert metric]. To this end, the [Target name] intends to significantly increase its marketing/production capacity/[enter action] as well as to increase staff/double the number of its stores/[enter action].

As of today, the US/[enter region] IT/[enter market] market size for 2020X is forecasted to reach about USD XXX million, of which [enter market] accounts for USD X million tonnes. According to Euromonitor International/[enter source], in 202X the [enter region] IT/[enter market] market is expected to grow with X% CAGR up to USD X million.

Name, CEO/CFO/Managing Director of Acquirer, said: “Target a stable growing company with a developed product portfolio/retail chain/high quality production/[enter metrics]. The business is growing quickly, at about XX% per year, and we expect this trend to continue. As the Target realises its investment programme over the coming years, we expect it to increase further its level of efficiency, through economies of scale, improved business operations and reduced costs. We are extremely pleased now to be a part of this business and look forward to making an active contribution to its continued development.”

Name, CEO/CFO/Shareholder of Target, said: “We are grateful to Acquirer name for its interest and belief in our business, and view our cooperation as an important milestone for our company. I am confident that they will add considerable value to our business, and that together we should be able to ensure our continued profitable growth.”

[Target name]
[Target name] is a [enter region] company producing/offering [enter segment of work]. Company is in top-X of [enter segment of work]. The company is on a mission to make/produce the high-quality [enter product type]. to improve XXX/make world happier and healthier/help XXX. The [Target name] is present in US, Europe, Asia and in other regions.

[Acquirer name]
[Acquirer name] - an active investor/PE fund/VC fund/corporation engaged in/[enter acquirer type]. [Acquirer name] strategy is to acquire controlling equity interests in undervalued companies and undertake an active role in improving their performance/integrating them into [Acquirer name] core business/accelerating their growth by providing both access to capital and management expertise. [Acquirer name] invests in a broad range of industries and geographies. [Acquirer name] has over USD X million assets under management (if the acquirer is a fund).

[Financial/legal/technical consultant name]
[Consultant name] is an independent European/US advisory firm. It has a unique integrated service offering that combines legal/corporate finance/management/technical consulting. [Consultant name] has a European/US presence with [X] offices in [X] countries and a global reach based on a network of partnerships with first-class advisory firms.

Media contacts
Name, Department
Mobile: +X (XXX) XXX XX XX
Tel: +X (XXX) XXX XX XX
Email: user@domain.com

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