Reference Transaction

Advising Countrywide Media on the acquisition of Austral Media

Countrywide Media

Austral Media

SECTOR

Technology

TRANSACTION TYPE

Buy-side M&A

CLOSING TIME

30/12/2016

CDI GLOBAL TRANSACTION

CDI Australia

Provider of customized media publishing services designed to offer various publishing services in Australia. The company's services include publishing and producing of magazines, handbooks and journals, enabling its clients provide an opportunity for clients, Police and State Emergency Service Associations to effectively communicate to their members and target markets.

Austral Media

Austral Media Group Pty Limited was founded in 1995. The company's line of business includes publishing newspapers.

About the sector

Technology

In the era of digitalisation, the German technology sector is particularly significant. The sector not only represents an important branch of the economy with more than EUR 230 b in annual turnover, one million jobs and almost 7% of total economic output. In the context of digitalisation, the sector is above all a central driver of innovation that has a significant impact on other sectors.