UBM Plc

UBM Plc

UBM Plc

Overview
Date Founded

1918

Headquarters

Ludgate House,245 Blackfriars Road,London, Greater London SE1 9UY

Type of Company

Public

Employees (Worldwide)

3,933

Industries

Internet Software & Services
Publishing

Company Description

UBM is a global live media and B2B communications, marketing service and data provider. We help organisations make connections, communicate their proposition and do business effectively. We enable professional people in more than 40 countries around the world to connect and engage with each other, with the markets they serve and with the information they need to succeed. And we do this by whatever means works best – at live events, through digital media or in publications. Our 6,500 expert staff are deeply embedded in the many specialist communities we serve, bringing both an unusual depth of understanding and real know-how. We organise hundreds of live events each year; we provide data, marketing and information products; we offer a portfolio of market-leading online and print titles; and we support professional communicators through our targeting, distribution and monitoring services. Our culture of innovation and collaboration brings our people together around common interests to create value, enhancing our ability to do exactly the same for UBM customers. So, whatever their business and wherever they operate, our customers do better business through us.

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Executives & Employees

Executive Director, Chief Executive Officer

Chief Financial Officer & Executive Director

Chief Executive Officer, UBM Asia

Chief Executive Officer, UBM EMEA

Group Chief Information Officer

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Head-Investor Relations & Corporate Communications

Acting Head-Investor Relations

Group Operations Director

Group Human Resources Director

Board of Directors

Executive Director, Chief Executive Officer at UBM Plc

Chief Executive Officer & Executive Vice President at VistaPrint Ltd.

Chief Financial Officer & Executive Director at UBM Plc

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Cantillon Capital Management seeks long term capital appreciation by investing in a globally diversified portfolio of equities and equity-related securities, including securities of emerging markets issues which are listed or traded on recognized exchanges. The firm believes that there is a direct relationship between a company's long term sustainable financial productivity (SFP) and its intrinsic value. Financial productivity is a measure of the profits a company generates for a given level of investment in the business. Cantillon strives to generate positive rates of return by investing in companies which generate high levels of SFP and whose listed securities trade at a discount to their intrinsic value. The firm manage the portfolios with the principal investment objective of seeking long-term capital appreciation by investing in a globally diversified portfolio of equities and equity-related securities, including securities of emerging markets issues which are listed or traded on recognized exchanges. Cantillon’s investments primarily include , equities and equity-related securities which are listed or traded on a recognized exchange, including common and preferred stock, exchange-traded options on equities, equity warrants and convertible securities (e.g. convertible bonds) in all countries, including emerging markets issues. The firm may also invest in corporate and government fixed-income securities (investment grade, high yield and not rated), spot and forward currency contracts, reverse repurchase agreements for efficient portfolio management, and ETFs, that offer exposure to industries, regions or emerging stock markets.

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Hengistbury is an active, value-driven, fundamental-based manager which employs a long/short global equity strategy. Their geographic focus is on companies in Europe.The firm seeks to make longer-term investments in or against companies which they perceive to be under or overvalued based on their fundamentals.

Recent Transactions
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Informa Plc purchases UBM Plc

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UBM Plc, UBMMG Holdings Sdn. Bhd. purchase Trade Link ITE Sdn. Bhd. from ITE Group Plc

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UBM Plc, United Business Media (M) Sdn. Bhd. purchase Malaysian Exhibition Services Sdn. Bhd.

Transaction Advisors
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Advised onGTCR LLC, Cision US, Inc. purchase PR Newswire Association LLC from UBM Plc

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Advised onUBM Plc purchases Advanstar Communications, Inc. from Veronis Suhler Stevenson LLC, GoldPoint Partners LLC, 52nd Street Capital Advisors LLC, StepStone Group LP, PennantPark Investment Advisers LLC

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Advised onInforma Plc purchases UBM Plc

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Advised onUBM Plc purchases Advanstar Communications, Inc. from Veronis Suhler Stevenson LLC, GoldPoint Partners LLC, 52nd Street Capital Advisors LLC, StepStone Group LP, PennantPark Investment Advisers LLC

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Advisors & Consultants
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Shareholder at Greenberg Traurig LLP

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Partner at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP

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Partner at Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP

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Key Stats and Financials As of 2017
Market Capitalization
$4.26B
Total Enterprise Value
$3.51B
Earnings Per Share
$0.37
Revenue
$1B
Net Profit
$138M
EBITDA
$301M
EBITDAMargin
29.97%
Total Debt
$592M
Total Equity
$1.25B
Enterprise Value Sales
3.5x
Enterprise Value EBITDAOperating
11.69x
TEVNet Income
25.43x
Debt TEV
0.17x
Three Year Compounded Annual Growth Rate Of Revenue
10.35%
Five Year Compounded Annual Growth Rate Of Revenue
4.68%
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Global Sources Ltd. Internet Software & Services - Hamilton, HA

Global Sources Ltd. is a business-to-business media company, which engages in the provision of information and marketing services. It operates through the Exhibitions and Online and Other Media Services segments. The Exhibitions and Online segment involves in selling booths to suppliers and offers international and domestic buyers direct access to manufacturers based in China and other Asian countries. The Other Media Services segment includes printed trade magazines, which consist of advertisements from suppliers and independent editorial reports. The company was founded in 1970 by Merle Allan Hinrichs and C. Joseph Bendy and is headquartered in Hamilton, Bermuda.