Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

KPMG to Provide Broader Global Outsourcing Advisory Services through Acquisition of EquaTerra

February 28, 2011

Acquisition Reflects KPMG Growth Strategy to Identify Service Opportunities for High Demand Market Sectors NEW YORK and LONDON, Feb. 22, 2011 - KPMG LLP (US), KPMG Holdings Limited (UK) and KPMG International today announced the closing of an agreement to acquire the business of advisory firm EquaTerra. The... Read More

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Quickparts Joins 3D Systems Corporation

February 28, 2011

Atlanta, GA - February 22, 2011 - Quickparts (http://www.quickparts.com), a leading provider of custom designed parts, ranging from rapid prototyping to plastic injection molding, announced today that it was acquired by 3D Systems Corporation (NASDAQ: TDSC). Quickparts has served the product development market... Read More

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Harris Corporation to Acquire Carefx - a Leading Provider of Healthcare Interoperability Workflow Solutions

February 28, 2011

MELBOURNE, Fla. and SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Feb. 22, 2011 Highlights: o Acquisition will expand Harris' ability to provide "trusted solutions at the intersection of life and data" to government and commercial healthcare providers o Carefx solution suite used by more than 800 hospitals, healthcare... Read More

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Elbit Systems Reaches Agreement to Acquire Balance of Elisra's Shares Held by Elta Systems for $67.5 Million

February 28, 2011

HAIFA, Israel, February 22, 2011 - Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ and TASE :ESLT) ("Elbit Systems") announced today that it has reached an agreement to acquire the remaining 30% of the shares of Elisra Electronic Systems Ltd. ("Elisra"), held by Elta Systems Ltd. ("Elta") (a subsidiary of Israel Aerospace Industries... Read More

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Monsanto Acquires Agricultural Technology Leader Divergence, Inc.

February 28, 2011

St. Louis-based companies to combine expertise to deliver products for control of pests ST. LOUIS, Feb. 22, 2011 - Monsanto Company (NYSE: MON) announced that it has acquired Divergence, Inc., a privately-held St. Louis-based biotechnology research and development company. Divergence's current focus is its work... Read More

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Cellit Announces the Acquisition of MESSAGEbuzz

February 28, 2011

Strategic acquisition expands Cellit's client base and helps solidify the company's leading position in mobile marketing CHICAGO, Feb. 18, 2011 - Cellit, a leading provider of mobile customer relationship management (CRM) systems for retailers, restaurants and other companies, announced today the acquisition of the... Read More

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Craneware Broadens Revenue Integrity Offerings with Acquisition of ClaimTrust

February 28, 2011

ATLANTA, Feb. 18, 2011 - Craneware, Inc. (AIM: CRW.L; OTC: CRWRY), the market leader in automated revenue integrity solutions for the U.S. healthcare market, today announced the acquisition of Nashville-based ClaimTrust, Inc., a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) revenue cycle technology solutions provider. The deal is... Read More

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Belzberg Technologies Inc. Announces Strategic Direction and Acquisition of Frontline Technologies Inc.

February 28, 2011

Company to refocus on technology. Combined entity to leverage expertise, scale and reach to deliver competitive technologies and services for the professional trading community. TORONTO, Feb. 23 - Belzberg Technologies, Inc. (TSX: BLZ) and Frontline Technologies Corp. announces a definitive agreement to merge... Read More

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Valeo Signs Agreement to Acquire Japanese Company Niles

February 28, 2011

PARIS, February 23, 2011 - Valeo announced today the signing of an agreement with RHJ International SA and Nissan to acquire Niles, a Japanese automotive supplier which would reinforce Valeo's Comfort and Driving Assistance Systems Business Group. The transition amounts to 320 million euros (enterprise value). With... Read More

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Lockheed Martin Enters into Definitive Agreement to Sell Its PAE Business to Lindsay Goldberg, LLC

February 28, 2011

BETHESDA, Md., Feb. 22, 2011 - Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE: LMT) today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its Pacific Architects and Engineers Incorporated (PAE) business to Lindsay Goldberg, LLC. "Our decision to divest PAE followed a comprehensive review of our portfolio to... Read More

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EnPro Industr22ies Announces Completion of Mid Western Companies Acquisition

February 28, 2011

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Feb. 22, 2011 - EnPro Industries, Inc. (NYSE: NPO), a leading manufacturer of engineered industrial products, announced today that it has closed the acquisition of the Mid Western companies, privately held businesses primarily serving the oil and gas drilling, production and processing industries in... Read More

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Tyco International to Acquire Signature Security

February 28, 2011

Transaction Brings Together Signature Security with Tyco's ADT Business, Creating Stronger Player in the Australian and New Zealand Security Industry SCHAFFHAUSEN, Switzerland, Feb. 23, 2011 - Tyco International Ltd. (NYSE: TYC) announced today that it has reached an agreement with Oceania Capital Partners Limited... Read More

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Hawkeye Renewables Announces Closing of the Sale of Ethanol Plants to Flint Hills Resources Renewables

February 28, 2011

AMES, Iowa, Feb. 18, 2011 - Hawkeye Renewables, LLC announced today that it closed the sale of its ethanol plants located in Iowa Falls and Fairbank, Iowa, to Flint Hills Resources Renewables, LLC in an all-cash transaction. Flint Hills Resources Renewables is an affiliate of Koch Industries, Inc. and Flint Hills... Read More

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OpenText Completes Acquisition of BPM Leader Metastorm Inc.

February 25, 2011

Move into the BPM Market Adds to its Microsoft Solutions Portfolio, Brings Business Process Analysis and Enterprise Architecture Capabilities WATERLOO, ON, Feb. 18 - OpenText (NASDAQ: OTEX, TSX: OTC) said today it has completed its acquisition of global Business Process Management (BPM) leader Metastorm... Read More

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Autodesk Agrees to Acquire Blue Ridge Numerics, Inc.

February 25, 2011

SAN RAFAEL, Calif. - Autodesk, Inc., (NASDAQ:ADSK), a leader in 3D design, engineering and entertainment software, announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Blue Ridge Numerics, Inc., a leading provider of simulation software, for approximately $39 million in cash. The transaction is subject to... Read More

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Minimum Acceptance Condition Satisfied

February 25, 2011

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J., and LEIDEN, Netherlands, Feb. 17, 2011 - Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ) and Crucell N.V. (NYSE Euronext, Nasdaq: CRXL; Swiss Exchange: CRX) today announced that the minimum acceptance condition of Johnson & Johnson's Offer to acquire Crucell N.V. (Crucell) has been satisfied. The initial... Read More

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Racine Federated Announces Acquisition of Screed King Line from Tamarack Industries

February 25, 2011

Powered Screed Product added to Wyco tool product line Racine, Wisconsin, USA, Feb. 21, 2011 - Racine Federated Inc. (RFI) has announced the acquisition of the Screed King product line from Tamarack Industries of Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. The acquisition complements and expands Racine Federated's broad line of... Read More

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Novell Stockholders Adopt Merger Agreement with Attachmate Corporation

February 25, 2011

WALTHAM, Mass., Feb. 17, 2011 - Novell, Inc. (Nasdaq: NOVL), the leader in intelligent workload management, today announced that its stockholders have voted at a special meeting of stockholders held today to adopt the previously announced Agreement and Plan of Merger, dated as of November 21, 2010, with Attachmate... Read More

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Ajax Tocco Acquires Assets from ABP Induction

February 24, 2011

BROOKFIELD, WI, January 10 -Ajax Tocco Magnethermic ("ATM") has acquired the assets and intellectual property formerly known as Pillar from ABP Induction. The business provides induction systems and aftermarket parts and service to a worldwide market. The sale includes the Brookfield, WI and Sterling Heights, MI... Read More

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Phillips Service Industries Acquires Skytronics, Inc

February 24, 2011

LIVONIA, Mich., Feb. 21, 2011 - Phillips Service Industries, Inc. (PSI), a global manufacturing and service corporation that serves a wide variety of industries with its diverse collection of technology-based companies, announced today that it has acquired Skytronics, Inc., a leading aircraft component manufacturer... Read More