Acquisition Log 2017


Company Business
segment (1)
share (2)
sales (3)
value (4)
Central Alarmas Adler, Mexico  Security Services North America  May 1  100  74  49
PSGA Australia Other Aug 2 100 81 21
Other acquisitions and divestitures
(5) (6) 
 - - 238 175
Total acquisitions and divestitures January-December 2017
  393 245


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: Diebold´s Electronic Security, North America, IBBC Poludnie, Poland, Amicus Bevakning (contract portfolio) and Brand & Säkerhetsservice i Tranås (contract portfolio), Sweden, NorAlarm Industri, Norway, Dansk Runderingsvagt (contract portfolio), Denmark, Vartioliike Harri Hakala (contract portfolio) and Turvatekijät (contract portfolio), Finland, HMF-Systems, Schutz- und Wachdienst Michel and Krokoszinki Sicherheitsdienst, Germany, ISS (contract portfolio), Ireland, Gooiland, the Netherlands, NoFire Safety, Austria, Microtech, Czech Republic, Sigurnost Buzov, Croatia, Sensormatic, Turkey, Consultora Videco, Argentina, Urulac, Uruguay, JC Ingeniería, Chile, Bren Security, Sri Lanka and Dubai Fire & Safety (divestiture), United Arab Emirates. Related also to deferred considerations paid in Sweden, Finland, Germany, the Netherlands, Croatia, Turkey, Argentina, Uruguay, China, South Korea, Sri Lanka 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 –32. Total deferred considerations, short-term and long-term, in the Group’s balance sheet amount to MSEK 168.

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