Gamasutra is part of the Informa Tech Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

Gamasutra: The Art & Business of Making Gamesspacer
View All     RSS
May 26, 2019
arrowPress Releases

If you enjoy reading this site, you might also want to check out these UBM Tech sites:

THQ Nordic raises $168 million for future acquisitions

THQ Nordic raises $168 million for future acquisitions

June 14, 2018 | By Emma Kidwell

Swedish game publisher THQ Nordic announced earlier today that it has raised $168 million in funds through issuing 7.7 million Class B shares at $21.85 each, with the procedure being lead by Carnegie Investment bank.

According to THQ Nordic's investor relations website, the company plans to use the funds to finance "new acquisitions of franchises, game development studios or other objects which complement the operations." 

This seems to be in line with how THQ Nordic (known as Nordic Games until 2016) spends its capital, as the company previously bought several IP including Red Faction and Darksiders during a THQ fire sale back in 2013

The company also acquired Koch Media, owner of Saints Row and Dead Island publisher Deep Silver, for $148.9 million earlier this year.

Related Jobs

Gear Inc.
Gear Inc. — Hanoi, Vietnam

Technical Director
Dream Harvest
Dream Harvest — Brighton, England, United Kingdom

Technical Game Designer
Insomniac Games
Insomniac Games — Burbank, California, United States

Director, Art Management
Pixar Animation Studios
Pixar Animation Studios — Emeryville, California, United States

Animation Tools Software Engineer

Loading Comments

loader image