Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Sempra Energy Unit to Acquire AEI's Stake in South American Utilities

January 24, 2011

Earnings-per-share Outlook for 2011 Updated to $4.00-to-$4.30 Range SAN DIEGO, Jan. 19, 2011 - Sempra Energy (NYSE: SRE) today announced that its subsidiary, Sempra Pipelines & Storage, will acquire, for approximately $875 million, AEI's stake in two South American utilities jointly owned with AEI. Currently... Read More

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ABB's Pending Acquisition of Baldor Electric Receives U.S. Antitrust Clearance; All Regulatory Conditions to Closing Now Satisfied

January 24, 2011

Zurich, Switzerland and Fort Smith, Arkansas, USA, January 20, 2011 - ABB Ltd (NYSE: ABB), the leading power and automation technology group, and Baldor Electric Company (NYSE: BEZ), a North American leader in industrial motors, announced today that the Antitrust Division of the United States Department of Justice... Read More

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NEOVIA Announces the Acquisition of Optimal Payments, a Leading Online Payments Business

January 24, 2011

Deal creates international scale player in alternative payments Thursday 20 January 2011 - NEOVIA Financial Plc (AIM: NEO) today announces the creation of a true scale player in alternative payments through the combination of leading businesses in stored value and straight through processing ("STP"). NEOVIA has... Read More

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Rochester Precision Optics Acquires Molded Plastic Optics

January 21, 2011

Rochester, NY. -December 29, 2010 - Rochester Precision Optics (RPO) today announced the acquisition of Molded Plastic Optics (MPO) a leading designer and manufacturer of molded plastic optics for commercial and defense markets. MPO is based in Manchester, New Hampshire, and was founded in 2008 by a team of... Read More

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Rockwell Automation to Acquire Hiprom, a Leading Process Control and Automation Systems Integrator

January 21, 2011

Acquisition will accelerate growth in the Sub-Saharan region and the global mining and mineral processing industry MILWAUKEE, Jan. 18, 2011 - Rockwell Automation, Inc. (NYSE: ROK) today announced it has agreed to purchase Hiprom, a leading process control and automation systems integrator headquartered in... Read More

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Whitford Purchases HP Polymers of Guelph, Ontario

January 21, 2011

10 January 2011, Elverson, PA. Whitford Worldwide has just completed the purchase of 100% of the shares outstanding of HP Polymers, a leading Canadian manufacturer of a variety of polymer resins, effective 1 January 2011. Whitford, previously one of the investors in HP Polymers, agreed to buy the shares of Tom... Read More

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Univar to Acquire Turkish Distributor Eral-Protek

January 20, 2011

BRUSSELS, Jan. 17, 2011 - Univar Inc., a leading global chemical distributor announced today it has signed an agreement to acquire leading Turkish chemical distributor, Eral-Protek. The deal is expected to close in February. Istanbul-based Eral-Protek is one of the leading players in the region's mid-size chemical... Read More

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WANdisco Completes Acquisition of Leading Subversion User Community SVNForum.org

January 20, 2011

Subversion leader gives new look and features to create a first-class user-experience on the world's number one Subversion user community SAN RAMON, Calif., Jan. 17, 2011 - WANdisco, the makers of Enterprise Subversion with the most active core developers from the project on staff, today announced that it had... Read More