Acquisition Log 2016


Company Business
segment (1)
share (2)
sales (3)
value (4)
Diebold’s Electronic Security (5) Security Services North America Feb 1 - 2,820 3,110
Draht+Schutz Security Services Europe May 2 100 175 109
Other acquisitions and divestitures
(5) (6)
      6 123
Total acquisitions and divestitures 2016 3,001  


1) Refers to business segment with main responsibility for the acquisition.
2) Refers to voting rights for acquisitions in the form of share purchase agreements. For asset deals no voting rights are stated.
3) Estimated annual sales.
4) Purchase price paid plus acquired net debt, but excluding any deferred considerations.
5) Related to other acquisitions and divestitures for the period and updated previous year acquisition calculations for the following entities: Baysecur, Germany, Sérénitis, France, Waterland Security Services (contract portfolio), the Netherlands, Sensormatic, Turkey, Fuego Red, Argentina, Pinglin, China  and divestiture of ancillary business, South Africa. Related also to deferred considerations paid in Sweden, Germany, France, the Netherlands, Croatia, Turkey, Argentina, Uruguay, China and South Africa.
6) Deferred considerations have been recognized mainly based on an assessment of the future profitability development in the acquired entities for an agreed period. The net of new deferred considerations, payments made from previously recognized deferred considerations and revaluation of deferred considerations in the Group was MSEK –81. Total deferred considerations, short-term and long-term, in the Group’s balance sheet amount to MSEK 282.



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