Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

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 Anakam®, Inc., a leader in large-scale, software-based, multi-factor authentication solutions and recognized recently by Inc. magazine... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

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

Mergers & Acquisition

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

Mergers & Acquisition

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

Mergers & Acquisition

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

Mergers & Acquisition

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

Mergers & Acquisition

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

Mergers & Acquisition

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

Mergers & Acquisition

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

Mergers & Acquisition

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

Mergers & Acquisition

SunPower and Etrion Complete Sale of Italian Power Plants

October 7, 2010

Etrion Acquires 28-Megawatt Montalto di Castro Solar Park GENEVA, Oct. 4 - SunPower Corp. (Nasdaq: SPWRA, SPWRB) today announced that Etrion Corporation (TSX: ETX), an independent solar power producer, has completed the previously announced definitive sale and purchase agreements to acquire the equity in the first... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

Key Energy Services Announces Closing of Previously Announced Transactions with OFS Energy Services and Patterson UTI-Energy

October 7, 2010

HOUSTON, Oct. 1 - Key Energy Services, Inc. (NYSE: KEG) today closed the previously announced acquisition of certain subsidiaries from OFS Energy Services, an ArcLight Capital Partners, LLC company, as well as certain related assets. The purchase price consisted of 15.8 million shares of Key common stock and $75.8... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

Bulldog Solutions Strengthens Customer Base, Delivers Integrated Demand-Generation Programs to Growing List of BtoB Organizations

October 7, 2010

AUSTIN, Texas, Oct. 4 - Bulldog Solutions, the BtoB demand-generation experts, announced the acquisition of several prominent BtoB customers including Isilon, Sage North America and NetIQ during the third quarter of 2010. Recognized as a BtoB demand-generation pioneer, Bulldog Solutions transforms marketers... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

Capital Fulfillment Group, Inc. Becomes Part of DST Output

October 7, 2010

Move adds capabilities to serve asset managers; broadens DST Output's service offerings KANSAS CITY, Mo., Oct. 4 - DST Output, a leading provider of print and electronic output solutions, today announced that it has purchased the assets of Capital Fulfillment Group, Inc. (CFG), a marketing and technology solutions... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

VeriFone Announces Proposal to Hypercom Corporation Board of Directors

October 6, 2010

SAN JOSE, CA. - September 29, 2010 - VeriFone Systems, Inc. (NYSE: PAY) today announced that it has sent a letter to the Board of Directors of Hypercom Corporation, detailing a proposal to acquire all of the outstanding shares of Hypercom for $5.25 per share in cash. The full text of the letter follows: September... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

Vaisala Sells Its Oxygen Measurement Business to SICK Maihak GmbH

October 6, 2010

Vaisala has signed a contract to sell its oxygen measurement technology and business to SICK Maihak GmbH. The oxygen products belong to Controlled Environment business area's offering. The divestment of oxygen business supports Controlled Environment's strategy to focus on the selected market segments of life... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

Raytheon Acquires Technology Associates to Expand Cybersecurity Capabilities

October 6, 2010

WALTHAM, Mass., Oct. 4, 2010 -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has acquired Technology Associates Inc., a privately held company that delivers full life-cycle computer engineering to mission-critical programs in the U.S. intelligence community. Technology Associates' capabilities include data extraction and analysis... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

Newfield Exploration to Present at Upcoming Events

October 5, 2010

HOUSTON, Sept. 30 -- Newfield Exploration Company (NYSE: NFX) is scheduled to present at the following events. A live webcast of the presentation and the accompanying slides will be made available through Newfield's website at http://www.newfield.com. Johnson Rice Energy Conference 10:45 a.m. (Central), October 6... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

AME Completes Asset Purchase of Metalcut

October 5, 2010

Global leader in carbide sawing systems acquired by leading machine tool component and carbide saw machine manufacturer Advanced Machine & Engineering (AME), the Rockford, Illinois-based manufacturer of various machine tool components and auxiliary equipment, today announced the asset purchase of the Metalcut... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

PennEngineering® Acquires QRP, Incorporated

October 5, 2010

DANBORO, PA, October 1, 2010 - PennEngineering®, a global leader in fastening technologies, today announced the acquisition of QRP, Incorporated (Leland, NC), which specializes in the manufacture of quick release pins, lanyards, latches, and access fastener products. Terms of the transaction between the two... Read More