Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

GE Continues Expansion of $40 Billion Energy Technology Portfolio with Aquisition of Dresser, Inc.

October 11, 2010

o Addition of High Technology Compression Gas Engines, Flow Technologies and Measurement and Distribution Solutions Expands GE Offerings for Global Energy Customers ATLANTA, GA. - October 6, 2010 - GE (NYSE: GE) today announced that it has signed a contract to acquire Dresser, Inc., a global energy infrastructure... Read More

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Robbins & Myers Signs Agreement to Acquire T-3

October 11, 2010

$422 Million Acquisition Creates Stronger Energy Platform for Global Growth; Expected to Be Accretive in First Full Year of Ownership DAYTON, Ohio and HOUSTON, Oct. 6 -- Robbins & Myers, Inc. (NYSE: RBN), a diversified industrial company supplying engineered equipment and systems for the global energy, industrial... Read More

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IDENTEC SOLUTIONS Takes Firm Hold of Marine & Intermodal Market with Acquisition of Sattel

October 11, 2010

LUSTENAU, Austria, October 6, 2010 -- IDENTEC SOLUTIONS, the global leader of active RFID and industrial wireless sensor networks, announced today that it has acquired the assets of Satellite Telemetry (Aust) Pty Ltd (Sattel) from container terminal operating group DP World. Previously a wholly-owned subsidiary of... Read More

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IBM Completes Acquisition of Unica Corporation

October 11, 2010

Expands IBM's Initiatives to Help Organizations Gain Customer Insight And Transform Marketing through Technology ARMONK, N.Y., Oct. 6 - IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced the closing of its acquisition of Unica Corporation. Through Unica, IBM is acquiring enterprise and cloud-based marketing software solutions that... Read More

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Mar Cor Purification Acquires Gambro's U.S. Water Business

October 11, 2010

... Water products will provide Mar Cor customer base with more options LITTLE FALLS, N.J. - October 7, 2010 - CANTEL MEDICAL CORP., through its Mar Cor Purification subsidiary, announced today that it had reached agreement with Gambro to acquire its U.S. medical water business to manufacture, sell and service all... Read More

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Omnicell Acquires Pandora Data Systems

October 8, 2010

Omnicell and Pandora Data Systems will Partner to Provide Best-in-Class Medication Analytics to Monitor for Drug Diversion and Enhance Regulatory Compliance MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Oct. 5 -- Omnicell, Inc., (Nasdaq: OMCL) a leading provider of medication management solutions to acute healthcare facilities, today... Read More

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CA Technologies Completes Arcot Systems Acquisition

October 8, 2010

ISLANDIA, N.Y., Oct. 5 -- CA Technologies (Nasdaq: CA) today announced it has completed the acquisition of privately-held Arcot Systems, Inc. for $200 million in an all-cash transaction. The acquisition of Arcot adds visionary technology for fraud prevention and advanced authentication to CA Technologies leading... Read More

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Visual Network Systems Partners with VADS to Deliver New Managed Network Visibility Services to Enterprises

October 8, 2010

New Managed Network Visibility Services to Utilize Visual Performance Manager for a Comprehensive View into Network Performance COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., Oct. 4 -- Visual Network Systems, a leading provider of Enterprise Service Intelligence for IT organizations, and VADS Berhad (VADS), one of Malaysia's leading... Read More

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Thermadyne Holdings Corporation Agrees to Be Acquired by Irving Place Capital

October 8, 2010

Shareholders to receive $15.00 per share in cash; transaction valued at approximately $422 million ST. LOUIS, Oct. 5 -- Thermadyne Holdings Corporation (Nasdaq: THMD), a leading global manufacturer and marketer of metal cutting and welding products and accessories, today announced that it has entered into a... Read More

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Thomson Reuters Acquires Serengeti Law

October 8, 2010

Leading matter management system to expand Thomson Reuters suite of offerings to corporate legal departments worldwide EAGAN, Minn., Oct. 5 - Thomson Reuters, the world's leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals, today announced that it has acquired Serengeti Law, the most widely... Read More

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Equifax Acquires Anakam

October 8, 2010

Combination Will Provide Industry-leading Portfolio of Online Identification and Authentication Solutions ATLANTA, Oct. 4 - Equifax Inc. (NYSE: EFX) announced today it has acquired AnakamĀ®, Inc., a leader in large-scale, software-based, multi-factor authentication solutions and recognized recently by Inc. magazine... Read More

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Epiq Systems Acquires Leading Bankruptcy Creditor Software Company

October 8, 2010

Kansas City, KS (October 4, 2010) - Epiq Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:EPIQ), a leading global provider of technology solutions for the legal profession, announced today the acquisition of Jupiter eSources LLC effective October 1, 2010 for $60 million cash and an earn-out opportunity based on future revenue growth. The... Read More

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Central National-Gottesman Acquires Frank Parsons's Fine Paper Division

October 8, 2010

PURCHASE, N.Y., Oct. 5 - Central National-Gottesman Inc. (CNG) today announced that its Lindenmeyr Munroe division has acquired the assets and business of Frank Parsons's Fine Paper Division, one of the mid-Atlantic region's leading independent paper merchants. The purchase includes Frank Parsons's entire fine paper... Read More

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Basware Acquires TNT Post's Connectivity Operations in the Netherlands

October 8, 2010

Basware Corporation has agreed on the acquisition of TNT Post's Connectivity operations, which is a part of TNT Post's electronic invoicing operations in the Netherlands. TNT Post's Connectivity operations has over 100 e-invoice customers and the estimated amount of annual transactions is close to 1 million. The... Read More

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sanofi-aventis Commences Tender Offer to Acquire All Outstanding Shares of Genzyme for $69 per Share in Cash

October 7, 2010

o Genzyme's Unwillingness to Engage in Constructive Discussions Leads sanofi-aventis to Take Offer Directly to Shareholders o All-Cash Offer Provides Immediate and Certain Value and a Significant Premium for Genzyme Shareholders PARIS, Oct. 4 - Sanofi-aventis [(EURONEXT: SAN) and (NYSE: SNY) announced today it has... Read More

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Southern Lithoplate, Inc. Completes Acquisition of Konica Minolta Graphic Imaging, Inc.'s Offset Printing Plate Business

October 7, 2010

WAKE FOREST, N.C. - Southern Lithoplate, Inc. completed its acquisition of Konica Minolta Graphic Imaging, Inc.'s offset printing plate business effective October 1 as previously announced. The acquisition covered Konica's North American digital and conventional plate business, including the American Litho, Inc... Read More

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GTEC Completes the Acquisition of Zytel Corporation

October 7, 2010

Adds new Intelligence Community customer base with strong cyber and intelligence capabilities Zytel to become the Cyber Solutions business of GTEC MCLEAN, Va., Oct. 4 - Global Defense Technology & Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq: GTEC), a provider of mission-critical, technology-based systems, solutions and services for... Read More

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ViaWest Announces the Acquisition of the Consonus Data Center Assets in Salt Lake City

October 7, 2010

This acquisition establishes ViaWest as the market leader in Utah with a six data center footprint DENVER, Oct. 4 -- ViaWest, a leading provider of adaptable colocation and managed services, announced the acquisition of the Utah data center assets of Consonus, a colocation provider based in Salt Lake City. With... Read More

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SWEPCO Finalizes Purchase of VEMCO - Lower Rates for VEMCO Customers Begin in October

October 7, 2010

SHREVEPORT, La., Oct. 4 -- American Electric Power (NYSE: AEP) utility subsidiary AEP Southwestern Electric Power Company (SWEPCO) finalized the purchase of Valley Electric Membership Corporation (VEMCO) for approximately $102 million, including payment for VEMCO patronage capital, commonly known as capital credits... Read More

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Westlake Chemical Acquires 50% of Cypress Pipeline

October 7, 2010

Pipeline from Mont Belvieu, TX to Lake Charles, LA HOUSTON, Oct. 4 -- Westlake Chemical Corporation (NYSE: WLK) announced today that, pursuant to a long term contract right held by Westlake, it has purchased a 50% equity interest in Cypress Interstate Pipeline, LLC from Kinder Morgan Energy Partners (NYSE: KMP) for... Read More