Regional media network acquired by largest multimedia publisher in the UK

DEAL FLASH: 

OaklinsDealFlash_LargestMultimediaPublisherInTheUK_Media_March2016 picSmith & Williamson advised a substantial shareholder of Local World, one of the largest regional media networks in the UK, in the sale of the company to Trinity Mirror Group plc for US$350 million.

In addition, the team agreed a deal for the client to acquire certain titles from Trinity Mirror Group once the transaction was complete.

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