Ashot Ashkelon factory Photo: Elbit Systems FIMI buys Ashot Ashkelon stake from Elbit Systems for $88m

Ashot Ashkelon makes parts for armored vehicles, heavy vehicles and aerospace including gears, gearboxes, transmissions, landing gear components, and engine shafts and rotating parts.

El Al Photo: PR Danny Sadeh El Al in merger talks with Arkia

El Al has notified the TASE that initial talks are underway to buy the rival Israeli airline in an all-share deal.

Teddy Sagi Photo: Yonatan Bloom Playtech, founded by Teddy Sagi, acquired for $3.7b

Australian gambling machine manufacturer Aristocrat Leisure is paying a 58% premium for the online software platform for gambling sites.

Medtronic Photo: Shutterstock JHVE Medtronic in talks to buy Israeli co Triple Jump for $300m

Medtronic plans integrating Triple Jump's insulin pump patch into its artificial pancreas system.

Tomer Bar Zeev Photo: Yonatan Bloom ironSource to buy US mobile ad co Tapjoy for $400m

The Israeli company said that the acquisition will strengthen its platform offerings for mobile app and game developers.

Tennis Slinger buys Israeli AI sports tech co PlaySight for $82m

Tel Aviv-based PlaySight delivers pro-level video technology to hundreds of thousands of athletes, coaches, teams and fans in over 30 sports.

Yossi Carmil and Yossi Ofek Photo: Shay Shviro Cellebrite buys Israeli digital intelligence co Digital Clues

Petah Tikva-based Cellebrite is spending tens of millions of the $370 million it raised in its SPAC merger last month.

Avi Ortal Photo: Oren Dai Plaskolite to buy Kibbutz Gazit's Plazit Polygal Plastics for $210m

This will be Gazit's second major exit in less than two months after selling MCP Performance Plastic to Danish food packaging company Faerch.

Bank Leumi Photo: Eyal Izhar Leumi USA merger could benefit other Israeli banks

Some banking sources believe the loss of Leumi USA's Israeli identity will benefit rivals Hapoalim and Discount in the US market.

Gigi Levy-Weiss Photo: NFX Beach Bum's backgammon hits the jackpot

Company founder Gigi Levy-Weiss discusses the huge potential of Israel's tech industry and gaming sector and insists there is no bubble waiting to burst.

Israeli startups develop appetite for acquisitions

More and more of the capital raised by Israel's startups is being invested in M&As. But can Israel's young entrepreneurs succeed where so many tech giants fail?

Zerto founders Ziv and Oded Kedem  credit: Eyal Izhar It's not all unicorns: The roots of Zerto's disappointing exit

How did a tech company that began so well and attracted the best investors end up being sold for less than its last valuation?

Nitzan Zeir-Harim and Emil Vainshel  credit: Eyal Izhar WeSure moves up an insurance league

Buying Ayalon, which has twenty times its assets under management, could open the door wide for WeSure's planned expansion overseas.

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