Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Goodrich Corporation Completes Acquisition of DeCrane Cabin Management Assets

September 28, 2010

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Sept. 22, 2010 -- Goodrich Corporation (NYSE: GR) has completed the acquisition of the Cabin Management assets of DeCrane Holdings Co., a leading provider of seating, furniture, veneers and cabin management systems for the business jet market. The purchase price was approximately $280... Read More

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Special Committee of Qiao Xing Mobile Communication Co., Ltd. Informs Parent Company That It Continues to Analyze Parent's Acquisition Proposal

September 28, 2010

BEIJING, Sept. 22 - Qiao Xing Mobile Communication Co., Ltd. (NYSE: QXM), a manufacturer of mobile handsets in the People's Republic of China, today announced that the special committee of its board of directors has provided a letter to Qiao Xing Universal Resources, Inc. (Nasdaq: XING, or "XING") stating as... Read More

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OMNOVA Solutions Announces Intention to Acquire Specialty Chemicals Manufacturer Eliokem International from AXA Private Equity

September 28, 2010

FAIRLAWN, Ohio, Sept. 22 o Significantly increases OMNOVA's total size and scale to sales of over US$1 billion and Adjusted EBITDA of US$129 million, based on last twelve months through May 2010. o Enhances Performance Chemicals segment's growth opportunities o Broadens Performance Chemicals' markets, applications... Read More

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Siemens Acquires Republic Intelligent Transportation Services

September 28, 2010

Agreement to Purchase Republic ITS Will Enhance Siemens' Complete Traffic Solutions Offering ATLANTA, Sept. 23 --Siemens Industry, Inc. (NYSE: SI) announced today that it has signed an agreement to acquire Republic Intelligent Transportation Services, Inc. (Republic ITS), headquartered in Novato, Calif. Upon... Read More

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Ryan Herco Flow Solutions Acquires the Assets of Corrosion Products & Equipment's Piping Products Division

September 28, 2010

BURBANK, Calif., Sept. 23 --Ryan Herco Flow Solutions (www.rhfs.com) has acquired the assets of Corrosion Products & Equipment, Inc. Piping Products Division (www.corrosion-products.com) headquartered in Rochester, New York. Ryan Herco Flow Solutions, a national leader in the distribution of corrosion-resistant and... Read More

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Surecomp Acquires DOS Dialog Orientierte Software GmbH

September 27, 2010

Hamburg, Germany - September 21, 2010 - Surecomp Inc., a world leader in the development and licensing of wholesale banking solutions announced today that it has acquired Hamburg based DOS Dialog Orientierte Software GmbH (DOS), a long-established German banking software vendor. DOS founders, Mr. Jochen Oberländer... Read More

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Alltech Acquires State-of-the-Art Algae Facility for $14M

September 27, 2010

[Lexington, KENTUCKY - Alltech, a global leader in natural animal nutrition, based in Nicholasville, Kentucky, announced today that it has acquired a state-of-the-art algae fermentation facility in Winchester, Kentucky from Martek Bioscience Corporation for approximately $14 million. "For Alltech, algae... Read More

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Boston Scientific to Acquire Asthmatx

September 24, 2010

Asthmatx offers first FDA-approved non-drug procedure for the treatment of severe asthma NATICK, Mass. and SUNNYVALE, Calif., Sept. 20 - Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) today announced the signing of a definitive merger agreement, under which Boston Scientific will acquire Asthmatx, Inc., a privately held... Read More

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Acklands-Grainger Inc. Acquires Solus Securite Inc.

September 24, 2010

CHICAGO, Sept. 20 - Grainger today announced that its Canadian subsidiary, Acklands-Grainger Inc., Canada's largest distributor of industrial, safety and fastener supplies, has purchased Solus Securite Inc. effective September 17, 2010. With 2009 sales of approximately C$20 million, Solus Securite is a leading fire... Read More

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Accuvant Acquires Ciphent

September 24, 2010

Combined Company to Offer Industry's Most Robust Portfolio of Information Security Solutions for Enterprise Accounts, Federal Organizations and Mid-Market Companies DENVER, Sept. 20 - Accuvant, the only research-driven information security partner delivering alignment, clarity and confidence to enterprise clients... Read More

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Synchronica Acquires Iseemedia to Become Market Leader in Messaging Solutions for Emerging Markets

September 24, 2010

Highlights: o Acquisition expands Synchronica's addressable market to 44 carriers totalling 853 million subscribers worldwide o Additional contracts with large mobile operators in India provide Synchronica with valuable access to the second largest mobile market in the world o Iseemedia's patent-pending document... Read More

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IBM to Acquire Netezza

September 24, 2010

Expands Business Analytics Capabilities Through Workload Optimized Systems ARMONK, N.Y. and MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Sept. 20, 2010 -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) and Netezza Corporation (NYSE: NZ) today announced they have entered into a definitive agreement for IBM to acquire Netezza, a publicly held company based in Marlborough... Read More

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Ceragon Acquires Next Generation RFIC Design House

September 24, 2010

Adding Long-Time Design Partner, Strengthens Company's Leadership Position in High-Capacity Radio Technology PARAMUS, New Jersey, September 20, 2010/ - Ceragon Networks Ltd. (NASDAQ: CRNT), the provider of high-capacity, 4G/LTE-Ready wireless backhaul networks, today announced that it has acquired all the shares of... Read More

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Wmode Acquires APP Developer Widality

September 23, 2010

Merger leverages Wmode technology and Widality app experience to deliver application lifecycle management services CALGARY, Sept. 16 - Wmode®, a leading managed-services provider of mobile Internet services to operators, today announced the acquisition of Widality®, an industry-leading B2B mobile app development... Read More

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Thor Industries Acquires Heartland RV

September 22, 2010

JACKSON CENTER, Ohio, Sept. 17 - Thor Industries, Inc. (NYSE:THO) today announced its acquisition of Heartland Recreational Vehicles, LLC ("Heartland"), a privately-held manufacturer of towable recreation vehicles based in Elkhart, Indiana, for $100 million in cash and 4,300,000 shares of Thor Industries, Inc... Read More

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QXM Informs Parent Company It Requires Additional Time to Evaluate Acquisition Proposal

September 22, 2010

BEIJING, Sept. 17 - 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 the special committee of its board of directors (the "Special Committee") has advised QXM's parent company, Qiao Xing... Read More

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Clark-Reliance Acquires Oil Filtration Systems, Inc.

September 22, 2010

STRONGSVILLE, OH - September 13, 2010 - The Clark-Reliance Corporation has acquired Oil Filtration Systems, Inc., of Boerne, Texas in a cash transaction. Terms of the deal were not disclosed by the two private companies. Oil Filtration Systems makes oil and fuel filtration systems for petroleum and chemical... Read More

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FirstEnergy Shareholders Approve Proposals Related to Allegheny Energy Merger

September 21, 2010

AKRON, Ohio, Sept. 14 - FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) today announced that its shareholders have overwhelmingly approved proposals related to the company's proposed merger with Allegheny Energy (NYSE:AYE). Results indicate that the first proposal - authorizing and approving issuance of FirstEnergy shares and the... Read More

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Bringing the 'Internet of Everything' a Step Closer

September 21, 2010

Altium acquires Morfik to help electronics designers add cloud connectivity to anything SYDNEY, Sept. 15 -- Altium has announced it intends to acquire Morfik Technology. The deal is subject to due diligence now under way. Morfik is an Australian software company. Its products are used by professional software... Read More

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Teknor Apex Acquires Sarlink® TPV Unit from DSM, Citing 'A Natural Fit' with Its Own Diversified Compounding Business

September 21, 2010

PAWTUCKET, RI, U.S.A., September 15, 2010: Teknor Apex Company has agreed to purchase the worldwide Sarlink® thermoplastic vulcanizate (TPV) elastomer business from Royal DSM N.V., the company announced today. Sarlink operates compounding facilities in Leominster, MA, U.S.A. and Genk, Belgium and has extensive... Read More