Event company Informa has acquired MMPI Canada, a Canadian producer of trade shows and conferences, for $53 million. MMPI Canada produces and manages more than 50 events in the construction, design, furniture and real estate sectors.
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The Canadian exhibition organizer MMPI Canada has been acquired by Informa plc in a deal valued at $53 million. MMPI Canada organizes 55 events and was considered by Informa to be a good fit with its worldwide operations in the specialty information arena.
The mergers and acquisitions market in the trade show industry is warming up after a few years of quiet times with the recent purchase of Vornado Realty Trust’s MMPI Canada by Informa for $53 million.