Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Milwaukee's RCB Awards Expands Operation with Acquisition of Brookfield Awards

February 10, 2011

Milwaukee-based RCB Awards, a custom awards, trophy and recognition program provider, recently announced the acquisition of Brookfield Awards. The announcement follows the retirement of Brookfield Awards proprietor. Brookfield Awards has been in business nearly forty years. RCB will retain all Brookfield Awards... Read More

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Danaher to Acquire Beckman Coulter, Inc.

February 10, 2011

ORANGE COUNTY, Calif., Feb. 7, 2011 - Beckman Coulter, Inc. (NYSE: BEC), a leading developer, manufacturer and marketer of products that simplify, automate and innovate complex biomedical testing, and Danaher, a diversified technology leader that designs, manufactures, and markets innovative products and services to... Read More

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Beijer Electronics Acquires the Data Communications Company Korenix

February 10, 2011

Beijer Electronics has signed an agreement to acquire a majority of the Taiwanese technology and industrial data communications company Korenix Technology Co. Ltd. Together with Westermo, a world-leading offering in the business area Industrial Data Communications (IDC) is formed. Earlier this year, Beijer... Read More

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Omnicom Group's Diversified Agency Services (DAS) Acquires Communispace

February 10, 2011

NEW YORK, Feb. 7, 2011 - Diversified Agency Services (DAS), a division of Omnicom Group Inc. (NYSE: OMC), announced today that it has acquired Communispace Corporation, the research pioneer of online consumer insight communities for the world's leading brands. Communispace uses innovative market research practices... Read More

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UL Environment Expands Portfolio with Addition of GREENGUARD Certification Programs

February 9, 2011

UL Environment acquires indoor air quality market leaders Air Quality Sciences and its certifying body GREENGUARD Environmental Institute NORTHBROOK, Ill., Feb. 2, 2011 - UL Environment, a business unit of UL (Underwriters Laboratories), an independent product safety certification organization, announced today that... Read More

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Synchronica Acquires Neustar NGM's IM Business: Adds Eleven Carrier and Two OEM Contracts to Synchronica's Client Base

February 9, 2011

Royal Tunbridge Wells, February 4, 2011. - Synchronica plc (AIM: SYNC, TSX-V: SYN), the international provider of next-generation mobile messaging services, has entered into an agreement to acquire Neustar NGM's instant messaging (IM) business. The deal includes eleven contracts with tier one / tier two mobile... Read More

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GE Completes $3 Billion Acquisition of Dresser, Inc.

February 9, 2011

Move Marks Latest Expansion of GE's Global Energy Infrastructure Business ATLANTA - 01 February 2011 - GE (NYSE: GE) today announced the successful closing of its $3 billion acquisition of Dresser, Inc., a global energy infrastructure technology and service provider, from funds managed by Riverstone Holdings LLC... Read More

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Newmont Expands Nevada Growth Potential with Acquisition of Fronteer Gold

February 8, 2011

DENVER, Feb. 3, 2011 - Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE: NEM) ("Newmont" or "the Company") and Fronteer Gold Inc. (TSX, NYSE Amex: FRG) ("Fronteer Gold") today announced that they have entered into an agreement pursuant to which Newmont will acquire all of the outstanding common shares of Fronteer Gold by way of a... Read More