Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

United Technologies Completes Clipper Windpower Acquisition

December 20, 2010

HARTFORD, Conn., Dec. 15, 2010 - United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) today announced that it has completed its purchase of Clipper Windpower Plc by acquiring all remaining shares, as previously announced. Clipper Windpower is a California-based company engaged in wind energy technology, turbine manufacturing, and... Read More

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ConvergEx Group to Acquire RealTick from Barclays Bank PLC

December 20, 2010

Acquisition will expand technology offerings with additional execution, routing and market data tools NEW YORK, Dec. 16, 2010 - ConvergEx Group, a leading technology company, today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire RealTick®, a leading global, multi-broker, cross-asset electronic... Read More

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Klein Tools, Inc. and UEi Test Instruments Join Together to Become a Leading Source of Electrical Diagnostic Equipment for Electricians and HVAC Technicians

December 20, 2010

Lincolnshire, Ill. - On Nov. 30, 2010, Klein Tools, Inc. acquired a 50% equity position in UEi Test Instruments to cement the existing partnership between the two companies. "We look forward to expanding our partnership with UEi that started over two years ago and has seen Klein Tools become a leading provider of... Read More

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Berlin Packaging Acquires Continental Packaging Solutions, Marking Second Acquisition in Ten Months

December 20, 2010

Expands Berlin's U.S. & Global Footprint to Enhance Services to Customers & Suppliers CHICAGO, Dec. 15, 2010 - Berlin Packaging, a leading full-service supplier of plastic, glass, and metal containers and closures, today announced the acquisition of Chicago-based Continental Packaging Solutions in a transaction... Read More

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Ahlstrom Sells Groesbeck Filtration Business Unit

December 20, 2010

Ahlstrom Corporation, a global leader in nonwovens and specialty papers, announces the sale of its Groesbeck filtration business located in Groesbeck and Mexia Texas, USA, to Polyester Fibers, a portfolio company of private investment firm Empire Investment Holdings. The value of the transaction is approximately... Read More

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Rohde & Schwarz Takes over DVS Digital Video Systems AG

December 20, 2010

Effective December 14, 2010, Hanover-based DVS Digital Video Systems AG has been integrated into the Rohde & Schwarz group of companies. DVS, which was founded in 1985 and now has 110 employees, is a leading international manufacturer of hardware and software for professional film and video postproduction. "We are... Read More

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Blossman Gas Announces Acquisition of Alabama-Based Propane Marketer

December 17, 2010

OCEAN SPRINGS, Miss., Dec. 13, 2010 - Blossman Gas, Inc. has announced the purchase of Uneeda Gas CO Inc., an Alabama-based propane retailer in Alexander City. "We welcome the employees of Uneeda Gas to the Blossman family, and are excited about the new opportunities in this market," says Blossman Gas President and... Read More

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Goodyear to Sell European, Latin American Farm Tire Businesses

December 17, 2010

AKRON, Ohio, Dec. 13, 2010 - The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NYSE: GT) today announced that it has entered into agreements with Titan Tire Corporation, a subsidiary of Titan International Inc., to sell its European and Latin American farm tire businesses, including a licensing agreement that will allow Titan to... Read More