Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Darling International Inc. Completes Merger with Griffin Industries, Inc.

December 22, 2010

IRVING, Texas, Dec. 17 - Darling International Inc. (NYSE: DAR),a leading provider of rendering, recycling and recovery solutions to the nation's food industry, today announced that it has completed its merger with Griffin Industries, one of the largest independent, privately owned rendering, bakery by-product and... Read More

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Nortek Completes Acquisition of Ergotron, Inc.

December 22, 2010

Innovative leader of ergonomic digital display mounting and mobility products to enhance Nortek's business portfolio. PROVIDENCE, R.I., Dec. 17, 2010 - Nortek, Inc. ("Nortek") (OTC QB: NTKS), a leading diversified global manufacturer of innovative, branded residential and commercial ventilation, HVAC and home... Read More

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Belden Completes Sale of Trapeze Networks

December 22, 2010

ST. LOUIS, Dec. 17, 2010 - Belden Inc. (NYSE: BDC), a global leader in signal transmission solutions for mission critical applications, announced today that it has completed the sale of Trapeze Networks to Juniper Networks, Inc. for a purchase price of approximately $152.1 million. Ten percent of the purchase price... Read More

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Newmont Announces Acquisition of Shares and Warrants of Loncor Resources Inc

December 20, 2010

DENVER, Dec. 15, 2010 - Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE: NEM) ("Newmont") announced today that its subsidiary, Newmont Mining Corporation of Canada Limited ("Newmont Canada"), acquired 2,000,000 units ("Units") of Loncor Resources Inc. ("Loncor") by way of private placement at a price of Cdn $1.95 per Unit for... Read More

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FirstEnergy-Allegheny Energy Merger Application Receives Approval from Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

December 20, 2010

AKRON, Ohio, and GREENSBURG, Pa., Dec. 16, 2010 - FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) and Allegheny Energy, Inc. (NYSE: AYE) today announced that they have received approval from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) for their proposed merger. "This as an important milestone in the completion of our merger, and... Read More

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Gen-Probe Acquires GTI Diagnostics for $53 Million in Cash

December 20, 2010

o Acquisition Strengthens Gen-Probe's Transplant Diagnostics Business, Provides New Growth Opportunities in Blood Bank and Specialty Coagulation Markets SAN DIEGO, Dec. 16, 2010 - Gen-Probe Incorporated (Nasdaq: GPRO) announced today that the Company has acquired GTI Diagnostics, a privately held specialty... Read More

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Cargill Acquires Majority Stake in PT Sorini Agro Asia Corporindo Tbk

December 20, 2010

JAKARTA, Indonesia, Dec. 15, 2010 - Cargill announced today that it has entered into an agreement to purchase all of the ordinary shares of PT Sorini Agro Asia Corporindo Tbk ("Sorini") held by the majority shareholder PT AKR Corporindo Tbk ("AKR") at a price of IDR 3,500 per share. The transaction is subject to... Read More

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Elbit Systems U.S. Subsidiary Completes Acquisition of M7 Aerospace for $85 Million

December 20, 2010

HAIFA, Israel, December 15, 2010 - Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ and TASE: ESLT) announced today that its wholly-owned U.S. subsidiary, Elbit Systems of America, LLC, ("ESA") acquired 100% of M7 Aerospace LP (M7 Aerospace) in a $85 million all cash transaction. Located in San Antonio, Texas, M7 Aerospace is an... Read More