Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

SunPower Finalizes Sale of 13-Megawatt Solare Roma Power Plant in 2010

January 5, 2011

SAN JOSE, Calif., Jan. 3, 2011 - SunPower Corp. (Nasdaq: SPWRA, SPWRB) today announced that it completed the sale of its 13-megawatt (MW) Solare Roma solar power plant to Allianz Renewable Energy Partners IV Ltd., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Allianz SE on December 30, 2010. SunPower designed and built the solar... Read More

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Saint-Gobain Finalizes the Divestiture of Its Advanced Ceramics Business

January 5, 2011

COURBEVOIE, France, January 3, 2011 - Following the approval of the competition authorities, on December 31, 2010, Saint-Gobain finalized the sale of its Advanced Ceramics business to CoorsTek for US $245 million, as announced on June 28, 2010. With this divestment, Saint-Gobain's Ceramic Materials activity is... Read More

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TransDigm Completes Acquisition of Actuation Business from Teleflex Incorporated

January 5, 2011

CLEVELAND, Jan. 3, 2011 - TransDigm Group Incorporated (NYSE: TDG), a leading global designer, producer and supplier of highly engineered aircraft components, today announced that it completed the acquisition of the Actuation Business of Telair International Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Teleflex Incorporated... Read More

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Stryker Completes Acquisition of the Neurovascular Division of Boston Scientific

January 5, 2011

KALAMAZOO, Mich., Jan. 3, 2011 - Stryker Corporation (NYSE: SYK) announced today the closing of its previously announced acquisition of the assets of the Neurovascular division of Boston Scientific, the global leader in the approximately $900 million worldwide neurovascular market, which includes products used for... Read More

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Boston Scientific Completes Sale of Neurovascular Business

January 5, 2011

Company prepays $600 million of debt NATICK, Mass., Jan. 3, 2011 - Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) today announced that it has completed the sale of its Neurovascular business to Stryker Corporation. The sale price is $1.5 billion, of which $1.45 billion was received at closing (including an upfront... Read More

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Univar Successfully Closes Quaron Acquisition

January 5, 2011

BRUSSELS, Jan. 3, 2011 - Univar, a leading global chemical distributor, announced today it has successfully completed the acquisition of the Quaron business in Belgium and the Netherlands. This step reflects Univar's commitment to growth and to strengthening its position, reach, service, technical expertise and... Read More

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Raytheon Company Commences Tender Offer for All Shares of Applied Signal Technology, Inc.

January 4, 2011

WALTHAM, Mass., Dec. 30, 2010 - Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) is commencing today, through its wholly-owned subsidiary RN Acquisition Company, a cash tender offer to purchase all of the outstanding shares of common stock of Applied Signal Technology, Inc. (Nasdaq: APSG). Raytheon announced on Monday, Dec. 20, 2010... Read More

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Goldcorp Announces Completion of Acquisition of Andean Resources

January 4, 2011

HAIFA, Israel, December 30, 2010 - Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ and TASE: ESLT) ("Elbit Systems") announced that it has acquired the Brazilian companies, Ares Aeroespecial e Defesa S.A. ("Ares") and Periscopio Equipamentos Optronicos S.A. ("Periscopio"). The acquisition was accomplished in a series of transactions... Read More