Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

GTEC to Acquire Zytel Corporation

September 17, 2010

Adds new Intelligence Community customer base with strong cyber and intelligence capabilities MCLEAN, Va., Sept. 13 - Global Defense Technology & Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:GTEC), a provider of mission-critical, technology-based systems, solutions and services for national security agencies and programs of the U.S... Read More

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Ball Increases Ownership in Brazilian Joint Venture; Pedro Henrique Mariani Joins Ball as Advisory Director

September 16, 2010

BROOMFIELD, Colo., Sept. 9 - Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL) announced today that the company has acquired an additional 10.1 percent economic interest in its Brazilian beverage packaging joint venture, Latapack-Ball Embalagens, Ltda. The transaction increases Ball's overall ownership in the joint venture to... Read More

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FirstEnergy-Allegheny Energy Merger Application Receives Approval from Virginia Regulators

September 16, 2010

AKRON, Ohio and GREENSBURG, Pa., Sept. 10 - FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE:FE) and Allegheny Energy, Inc. (NYSE:AYE) today announced that they have received approval from the Virginia State Corporation Commission (SCC) for their proposed merger. "We are pleased to have the support of the SCC and view this as an important... Read More

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Telestream Completes Acquisition of Anystream

September 16, 2010

NEVADA CITY, Calif., Sept. 10 -- Telestream, the leading provider of digital media tools and workflow solutions, today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Anystream, a leading provider of enterprise-class video production and management solutions. Combining the experience, strength and technologies of... Read More

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Sumitomo Corporation and Sumitomo Corporation of America Acquire Leading Value Added Cosmetic Chemical Formulator & Distributor Presperse LLC

September 16, 2010

Investment Accelerates Sumitomo's Presence in Global Cosmetics Market SOMERSET, N.J., Sept. 10 -- Sumitomo Corporation (SC) and its wholly-owned subsidiary Sumitomo Corporation of America (SCOA), jointly known as Sumitomo, have entered an agreement to acquire Presperse LLC, a leading value-added global formulator... Read More

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HP to Acquire ArcSight

September 16, 2010

o Acquisition will expand HP's software and security portfolio and accelerate growth o Combination will provide customers the ability to proactively monitor real-time events, assess risks and respond quickly to threats PALO ALTO and CUPERTINO, Calif., Sept. 13, 2010 - HP and ArcSight Inc.(Nasdaq: ARST) today... Read More

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Power-Save Energy Company Announces Filing of 8K

September 16, 2010

SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif., Sept. 8 - Power-Save Energy Company (BULLETIN BOARD: PWSV) , announced today that it has filed an 8K with the SEC disclosing the Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement with Vica Energy, Ltd. The completion of this asset acquisition will be determined after conclusion of due diligence... Read More

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QXM Receives Proposal from Its Parent Company XING Regarding Purchase of Minority Shareholdings

September 16, 2010

BEIJING, Sept. 9 - Qiao Xing Mobile Communication Co., Ltd. (NYSE:QXM) ("QXM" or the "Company"), a manufacturer of mobile handsets in the People's Republic of China (the "PRC"), today announced that it has received a proposal from its parent company, Qiao Xing Universal Resources, Inc. (Nasdaq: XING, or "XING... Read More

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Unifrax Announces Completion of Acquisition

September 15, 2010

Niagara Falls, NY, September 13, 2010 - Unifrax I LLC ("Unifrax"), the Niagara Falls, NY based manufacturer of ceramic fiber insulation products, announced today that its U.K. subsidiary, Unifrax Limited, has completed the previously announced acquisition of Brightcross Manufacturing Ltd. and Brightcross Insulation... Read More

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Pennex Aluminum Company to Acquire GEI of Columbiana, Inc.'s Leetonia, OH Facility

September 15, 2010

WELLSVILLE, Pa., Sept. 10 -- Pennex Aluminum Company and General Extrusions, Inc. announce that they have jointly entered into an asset purchase agreement for Pennex to acquire the Leetonia, OH extrusion facility from GEI of Columbiana, Inc. The agreement includes the facility and all related assets necessary to... Read More

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Irving Place Capital to Acquire Alpha Packaging

September 15, 2010

New York and St. Louis, Missouri - August 31, 2010 - Irving Place Capital ("IPC"), a middle-market private equity firm, announced today that it has signed a purchase agreement to acquire Alpha Packaging ("Alpha"), a leading blow molder of plastic bottles and jars for the nutraceutical, pharmaceutical and personal... Read More

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Boeing Completes Acquisition of Narus

September 14, 2010

ST. LOUIS, July 29 - Boeing (NYSE:BA) today announced it has completed its acquisition of Narus, a leading provider of real-time network traffic and analytics software used to protect against cyber attacks and persistent threats aimed at large Internet Protocol networks. Narus, headquartered in Sunnyvale, Calif... Read More

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TransDigm Completes Acquisition of Semco Instruments Inc.

September 13, 2010

CLEVELAND, Sept. 3 -- TransDigm Group Incorporated (NYSE:TDG), a leading global designer, producer and supplier of highly engineered aircraft components, today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Semco Instruments Inc. (Semco) for approximately $74 million in cash that was previously announced on... Read More

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ESCO Announces Acquisition of Smart Grid Solution Provider

September 13, 2010

ST. LOUIS, Sept. 7 - ESCO Technologies Inc. (NYSE: ESE) today announced that it has acquired Xtensible Solutions, Inc. ("Xtensible"), located in Greenwood Village, Colorado. Xtensible is the thought leader in Enterprise Information Management Strategy, and is a leading provider of semantic-based information... Read More

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Crown Holdings, Inc. Announces Agreement to Acquire Partner's Interest in Chinese and Vietnamese Joint Ventures

September 13, 2010

PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 7 - Crown Holdings, Inc. (the "Company") (NYSE:CCK) today announced that it has entered into agreements to acquire, from affiliates of Swire Pacific Limited, their 44.57% interest in the holding company for Crown's four joint venture facilities in China and their 49% interest in the holding... Read More

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North Highland Acquires Majority Interest in China-Based HBC Consulting

September 13, 2010

Acquisition Supports North Highland's Ongoing Expansion Strategy in U.S. and Abroad ATLANTA, Sept 7 - Global consulting firm North Highland (www.northhighland.com) announced today that it has acquired a majority interest in HBC Consulting, a Chinese consulting firm with which it has partnered to support the needs... Read More

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Mylan Completes Acquisition of Bioniche Pharma Sooner Than Expected

September 13, 2010

Company also launches new Mylan Institutional business PITTSBURGH, Sept. 7 - Mylan Inc. (NASDAQ:MYL) today announced it has completed the acquisition of Bioniche Pharma Holdings Limited sooner than anticipated. Bioniche Pharma, an injectable pharmaceutical company, is providing Mylan with immediate entry into the... Read More

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Ball Acquires Neuman Aluminum

September 10, 2010

BROOMFIELD, Colo., July 26 - Key Points o Ball has acquired the leading North American maker of aluminum slugs used to make extruded aerosol cans, beverage bottles, aluminum collapsible tubes and technical impact extrusions. o This strategic acquisition provides Ball with additional metal forming technology... Read More

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Measurement Specialties Announces Acquisition of Pressure Systems, Inc.

September 10, 2010

Expands Pressure Sensing Products in Aerospace Research and Water Monitoring Markets Measurement Specialties, Inc. (Nasdaq:MEAS), a global designer and manufacturer of sensors and sensor-based systems, announced the acquisition of Pressure Systems, Inc. ("PSI"). Located in Hampton, Virginia, PSI is a global leader... Read More

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Rhino Linings Corporation Acquires Tobin Manufacturing

September 10, 2010

San Diego, CA (September 1, 2010) - Rhino Linings Corporation ("Rhino"), a global provider of protective polyurethane, polyurea, polyaspartic and epoxy coatings is excited to announce the acquisition of Tobin Manufacturing, LLC ("Tobin"), a leading manufacturer of two component positive displacement... Read More