Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Misys Completes the Acquisition of Sophis Creating the No.1 Capital Markets Solution Provider

March 7, 2011

2 March 2011 - Misys plc (FTSE: MSY.L), the global application software and services company, today announces the completion of its acquisition of Sophis. The acquisition, which was approved by Misys shareholders on 11 February 2011, has brought together two of the leading software and services providers in capital... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

FleetPride Acquires Fleet Supply Warehouse

March 7, 2011

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, March 2, 2011 - FleetPride, Inc., the nation's largest independent aftermarket distributor of heavy-duty truck and trailer parts, announced today that it acquired Fleet Supply Warehouse (FSW) in Houston, Texas. Fleet Supply Warehouse is owned by XL Parts, a Houston-based... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

LMS Acquires McCann's Piggyback Consolidation to Add Intermodal Offerings, Create Subsidiary

March 7, 2011

New LMS subsidiary to offer freight brokerage, intermodal services ST. LOUIS - Logistics Management Solutions (LMS), a non-asset-based third party logistics provider, announced today that it has acquired McCann's Piggyback Consolidation, Inc, an Intermodal Marketing Company (IMC) in Fenton, Mo. Through the... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

GTEC to Be Sold to an Affiliate of Ares Management

March 7, 2011

Proceeds to be Used by GLOBAL to Pursue New Investment Opportunities in Defence and National Security LONDON, March 3, 2011 - Global Strategies Group (GLOBAL), the former owner and now largest shareholder in GLOBAL Defense Technology and Systems (GTEC), and the GTEC board have accepted an offer to sell the GTEC... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

Elgin Fastener Group Expands through Acquisition

March 7, 2011

Elgin Fastener Group has announced the latest addition to their expanding production capabilities through the acquisition of Silo Fasteners, Kansas City, MO, effective February 7, 2011. Silo Fasteners was established in 1990 and has provided fasteners for highway construction, concrete form, and general... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

GTEC to Be Acquired by an Affiliate of Ares Management LLC through Cash Tender Offer

March 7, 2011

Stockholders to Receive $24.25 Per Share in Cash; Transaction Valued at $315 Million MCLEAN, Va., March 3, 2011 - 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

Mergers & Acquisition

Teradata to Acquire Aster Data

March 7, 2011

Data warehouse leader expands into emerging big data market SAN DIEGO, March 3, 2011 - Teradata Corporation (NYSE: TDC) signed a definitive agreement to acquire Aster Data Systems, Inc., a market leader and pioneer in advanced analytics and the management of a variety of diverse data that is not structured. The... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

Alcoa Acquires Full Ownership of Carbothermic Smelting Technology

March 7, 2011

NEW YOR - Alcoa (NYSE:AA) today announced that it has finalized a deal with ORKLA ASA to acquire full ownership of the technology associated with the carbothermic aluminum production process, previously jointly owned by the companies. Now in the research and development phase, the carbothermic aluminum production... Read More