Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ: HAS), a Pawtucket, Rhode Island-based play and entertainment company, acquired Entertainment One Ltd. (LSE: ETO), a Toronto, Canada-based studio that specialises in the development, acquisition, production, financing, distribution and sales of entertainment content, for approximately £3.3 billion or US$4.0 billion.

HotSpot Therapeutics

HotSpot Therapeutics, Inc., a Boston, MA-based biotechnology company advancing the discovery of nature’s regulatory sites to advance allosteric drug discovery, acquired Macroceutics, Inc., a provider of DNA-encoded library (DEL) screening technologies.


Coreio Inc., a Woodbridge, Ontario, Canada-based IT services provider for enterprise-scale companies, acquired intelliNet Technologies, Inc., a Richmond, B.C., Canada-based provider of North American field services and Managed Services to corporate clients across Canada and the US.

Hong Kong

HGC Global Communications Limited, a Hong Kong and international fixed-line telecom operator and ICT solution provider, operating 22 overseas offices with business across 5 continents, acquired Macroview Telecom Limited, a Hong Kong-based digital technology solution and managed services provider.