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ADT acquired by Apollo for 6.9 billion dollars

ADT is being acquired by Apollo for $6.9 billion

ADT, the home and business security systems provider, is being acquired by the private equity firm Apollo Global Management for $6.9 billion dollars, that is $42 per share, in the largest leveraged buyout so far this year. ADT currently has 6.5 million customers and Apollo intends to merge them with Protection 1 and ASG Security, two other security companies that the will all operate largely under the ADT name.

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Shocking figures reveal effects of crime on businesses

Shocking figures reveal effects of crime on businesses Take No More

Shocking figures reveal effects of crime on businesses Over half (51 percent) of small and medium sized businesses in the UK have been targeted by crime, costing owners up to £25m – or £2,625 for every crime. The study of 500 small to medium business owners, commissioned by independent charity Victim Support and security firm…

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Burglary victims may no longer be supported

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Burglary victims may no longer be supported Burglary victims may no longer receive a police visit says police Chief Constable Sara Thornton, but research reveals one in four say it affected their mental health. Spending cuts mean that forces may be unable to provide services that people expect, however research by independent charity Victim Support…

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ADT installs CEM’s AC2000 access control at Aycliffe Secure Centre

CEM Systems fingerprint reader

CEM Systems, part of Tyco Security Products, has announced that Aycliffe Secure Centre, provider of comprehensive secure care facilities for young people, has chosen CEM’s AC2000 SE (Standard Edition) Security Management System (SMS) and biometric technologies to help protect and secure its premises. ADT, Europe’s leading supplier of electronic and fire solutions, successfully installed and…

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