Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Wondershare Acquires Acoolsoft Studio to Consolidate the Leadership Position of PowerPoint Converter Software

February 17, 2011

SHENZHEN, China, Feb. 14, 2011 - Wondershare Software Co., Ltd., a software provider in the fields of multimedia, business and other ranges, today announced that it has acquired privately-held Acoolsoft Studio, a provider of PowerPoint converter software. Founded in 2007, Acoolsoft is dedicated to developing the... Read More

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NewPage and Niagara Development LLC Complete Sale of Niagara, Wisconsin Mill Property and Assets

February 17, 2011

MIAMISBURG, Ohio and NIAGARA, Wis., Feb. 11, 2011 - NewPage Wisconsin System Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of NewPage Corporation, and Niagara Development LLC jointly announced today Niagara Development LLC's acquisition of the NewPage Niagara, Wisconsin mill property and assets. The NewPage Niagara facility... Read More

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Arbinet Corporation Announces Agreement to Sell Certain Patent Assets for $4 Million

February 17, 2011

Sale of Patent Assets Expected to Yield Greater Merger Consideration to Arbinet's Stockholders in Acquisition by Primus HERNDON, Va., Feb. 14, 2011 - Arbinet Corporation (Nasdaq: ARBX) ("Arbinet"), a leading provider of telecommunications services to fixed and mobile operators, announced that it signed a definitive... Read More

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Robocom Systems Completes Acquisition of Cambar Solutions

February 17, 2011

FARMINGDALE, N.Y. and MARKHAM, Ontario, Feb. 14, 2011 - Robocom Systems International announced today the successful acquisition of Cambar Solutions based in Charleston, South Carolina. The conclusion of the transaction marks Robocom's second acquisition of supply chain execution software companies in less than four... Read More

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Hercules Offshore, Inc. Signs Purchase Agreement to Acquire Assets of Seahawk Drilling

February 17, 2011

HOUSTON, Feb. 11, 2011 - Hercules Offshore, Inc. (Nasdaq: HERO) announced today that it has entered into an Asset Purchase Agreement with Seahawk Drilling, Inc. (Nasdaq: HAWK) and its affiliates (collectively "Seahawk") to purchase 20 jackup rigs and related assets from Seahawk for approximately 22.3 million shares... Read More

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HP to Acquire Vertica: Customers Can Analyze Massive Amounts of Big Data at Speed and Scale

February 17, 2011

Combination enhances HP capabilities for information optimization PALO ALTO, Calif., Feb. 14, 2011 - a definitive agreement to acquire Vertica analytics platform company based in Billerica, were not disclosed. The acquisition of Vertica will enhance optimization, adding sophisticated, real and complex sets of data... Read More

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John Wood Group PLC ('Wood Group', the 'Group') Announces Disposal of Well Support Division for $2.8 Billion

February 17, 2011

Return of cash of not less than $1.7 billion ABERDEEN, United Kingdom, Feb. 13, 2011 - Wood Group, the international energy services company, today announces it has entered into a conditional agreement to sell its Well Support Division to GE for cash consideration of $2.8 billion (the "Disposal"). Following the... Read More

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Motorola Mobility Acquires 3LM

February 17, 2011

LIBERTYVILLE, Ill., Feb. 14, 2011 - Motorola Mobility Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: MMI) today announced that it has acquired Three Laws Mobility, Inc. (3LM), a developer of mobile enterprise security software and solutions and mobile device management products for the Android operating system. The agreement was completed... Read More

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ADVENTRX Signs Definitive Agreement to Acquire SynthRx Inc.

February 17, 2011

o All-stock transaction (assuming stockholder approval) o Over 95% of merger consideration based on milestone achievement o Over 75% of merger consideration based on NDA acceptance/approval o Conference call to discuss pending acquisition today at 8:30 am ET SAN DIEGO, Feb. 14, 2011 - ADVENTRX Pharmaceuticals, Inc... Read More

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GE Completes Acquisition of Next-Generation Wind Turbine Tower Technology

February 16, 2011

Technology Designed to Allow Taller Towers while Lowering Wind Farm Installation and Transportation Costs SCHENECTADY, N.Y. - 11 February 2011 - GE (NYSE: GE) announced today the acquisition of next generation technology from Wind Tower Systems, LLC (WTS) that is expected to enable taller wind turbine towers. The... Read More

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Telogis Acquires Mobile Resource and Fleet Management Solutions Business of Intergis

February 15, 2011

Acquisition further positions Telogis as the fastest growing Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) enterprise platform for location-based services (LBS). ALISO VIEJO, Calif., Feb. 8, 2011 - Telogis Inc., the platform for location intelligence, has acquired certain assets and substantially all of the business of Intergis, a... Read More

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RPM's Euclid Chemical Company Acquires Synthetic Fiber Manufacturer

February 15, 2011

MEDINA, Ohio, Feb. 10, 2011 - RPM International Inc. (NYSE: RPM) today announced that its subsidiary, The Euclid Chemical Company (Euclid Chemical), has acquired PSI Packaging, Inc. (PSI), a producer of micro- and macro-fibers for the ready-mixed and pre-cast concrete market. With headquarters and manufacturing... Read More

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The Micromanipulator Co. Signs NW Test Solutions, Inc. of Beaverton, Oregon for Pacific Northwest Sales

February 15, 2011

CARSON CITY, NV - February 9, 2011 - The Micromanipulator Company, a leading manufacturer of analytical probing equipment and accessories for the global semiconductor industry, today announced they've reached an agreement with NW Test Solutions, Inc. of Beaverton, Oregon. NW Test will represent Micromanipulator for... Read More

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Extrusion Technology Acquires Purcell Technologies

February 14, 2011

February 9, 2011 Randolph, MA - Extrusion Technology, parent company of the XTech and Triple E brands, today announced the acquisition of Purcell Technologies, Inc. headquartered in Brentwood, California. "The acquisition of Purcell enables us to continue the expansion of our Front Panel capabilities - both... Read More

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BD Announces Agreement to Acquire Accuri Cytometers, Inc.

February 11, 2011

Would Broaden Flow Cytometry Offerings to Researchers FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J., Feb. 7, 2011 - BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) (NYSE: BDX), a leading global medical technology company, announced today that it signed a definitive agreement to acquire Accuri Cytometers, Inc., an Ann Arbor, Michigan-based company that... Read More

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Herley Industries, Inc. to Be Acquired by Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. for $19 Per Share in Cash

February 11, 2011

LANCASTER, Pa., Feb. 7, 2011 - Herley Industries, Inc. (Nasdaq: HRLY), a leader in the design, development and manufacture of microwave technology solutions for the defense, aerospace and medical industries worldwide, today announced that the Company has signed a definitive agreement to be acquired by Kratos Defense... Read More

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Quad Energy Corp. Announces Details of Cave Pool Oil Properties Purchased from Blugrass Energy Inc.

February 11, 2011

ORLANDO, Feb. 8, 2011 - Quad Energy Corp. (Pink Sheets: CDID) is pleased to offer more details on its recent acquisition from Blugrass Energy of a 100% ownership in the Cave Pool Properties in Eddy County New Mexico. The property has 2800 acres more or less of mineral leases with 30 existing wells. Most of the... Read More

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Milwaukee's RCB Awards Expands Operation with Acquisition of Brookfield Awards

February 10, 2011

Milwaukee-based RCB Awards, a custom awards, trophy and recognition program provider, recently announced the acquisition of Brookfield Awards. The announcement follows the retirement of Brookfield Awards proprietor. Brookfield Awards has been in business nearly forty years. RCB will retain all Brookfield Awards... Read More

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Danaher to Acquire Beckman Coulter, Inc.

February 10, 2011

ORANGE COUNTY, Calif., Feb. 7, 2011 - Beckman Coulter, Inc. (NYSE: BEC), a leading developer, manufacturer and marketer of products that simplify, automate and innovate complex biomedical testing, and Danaher, a diversified technology leader that designs, manufactures, and markets innovative products and services to... Read More

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Beijer Electronics Acquires the Data Communications Company Korenix

February 10, 2011

Beijer Electronics has signed an agreement to acquire a majority of the Taiwanese technology and industrial data communications company Korenix Technology Co. Ltd. Together with Westermo, a world-leading offering in the business area Industrial Data Communications (IDC) is formed. Earlier this year, Beijer... Read More