2017 is closing with another major deal in exhibition M&A thanks to the announcement of Regal’s acquisition by Cineworld, the U.K.’s leading cinema circuit. Regal stockholders are set to receive $23 (USD) in cash for each share of common stock, valuing the total transaction at $5.9 billion—including the assumption of
PRESS RELEASE 18 September 2017, 6 p.m. Kinepolis Group has reached agreement with the shareholders of Landmark Cinemas on the acquisition of the Canadian movie theatre group. The acquisition is subject to Canadian regulatory approvals including under the Investment Canada Act (ICA), the Canadian law governing acquisitions by foreign investors.
AMC Theatres is set to become the world’s biggest exhibitor following its announcement of the acquisition of Europe’s largest circuit, Odeon & UCI, from private equity firm Terra Firma. Under its 12 years of ownership by Terra Firma, Odeon & UCI dedicated over £600 million in a growth strategy that