Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Oremex Resources Agrees to Acquire Cuyoaco Property

November 29, 2007

VANCOUVER, Nov. 20 -- Oremex Resources Inc. (TSX-V: ORM) (the "Company") announces that it has executed an agreement to acquire the Cuyoaco Gold and Base Metal Property in the State of Puebla, Mexico. The property has the potential to host both a high grade gold system and a large copper-gold porphyry deposit. The... Read More

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GSK to Acquire Reliant Pharmaceuticals

November 29, 2007

Addition of Lovaza to expand GSK cardiovascular portfolio in US Acquisition provides sales, synergy benefits LONDON, PHILADELPHIA and LIBERTY CORNER, N.J., Nov. 21 / -- GlaxoSmithKline (NYSE:GSK) and Reliant Pharmaceuticals Inc. announced today that they had reached an agreement under which Reliant will be acquired... Read More

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Oil Refineries Subsidiary Gadiv Signed LOI to Purchase 50% of Chinese Company

November 29, 2007

HAIFA, Israel, November 20 -- Oil Refineries Ltd. (TASE: ORL) (the "Company"), Israel's largest oil refiner, announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary, Gadiv Petrochemical Industries Ltd has signed a letter of intent for the purchase of 50% of the registered capital of a Chinese Company. The Company hereby... Read More

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TurboCom

November 29, 2007

TurboCombustor Technology, Inc. (TCT) is pleased to announce that Douglas Machine & Tool Company (DMT) has been merged into TCT effective as of August 29, 2007. TurboCombustor Technology, Inc., with its' Corporate Headquarters in Stuart, FL, is an industry leader in the manufacturing of Complex Sheet Metal... Read More

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Spreadtrum Communications Acquires Quorum Systems, a Leading CMOS RF Transceiver Designer

November 29, 2007

SHANGHAI, China, Nov. 18 / -- Spreadtrum Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:SPRD), one of China's leading wireless baseband chipset providers, today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Quorum Systems, Inc. ("Quorum"), a San Diego-based fabless semiconductor company that specializes in the... Read More

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AWT Signs Agreement with Medical Equipment Distribution Company

November 29, 2007

Acquisition target agrees to acquisition terms with AWT SOMERSET, N.J., Nov. 27 -- AWT, Inc. (Pink Sheets: AWTM), announced that it has signed agreements that will facilitate its acquisition of a local medical supply and medical equipment distribution company. The Standstill Agreement allows for AWT and its... Read More

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Haemonetics Completes Acquisition of TEG® Hemostasis Analyzer Business

November 29, 2007

BRAINTREE, Mass., Nov. 20 / -- Haemonetics Corporation, a global blood management company, confirmed today that it has acquired Haemoscope Corporation's TEG® Thrombelastograph® Hemostasis Analyzer business for $44 million cash. The companies previously announced their agreement on the acquisition. (See press release... Read More

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Advanced Instruments Acquires Mart Microbiology B.V.

November 29, 2007

NORWOOD, Mass., Nov. 19 / -- Advanced Instruments, Inc., of Norwood, Massachusetts, announced today that it has acquired 100% of the shares of Mart Microbiology B.V. of The Netherlands. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Mart Microbiology manufactures and markets the Anoxomat(TM) line of instruments... Read More

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Werner Co. Terminates Letter of Intent to Purchase Assets of Green Bull Ladder

November 29, 2007

GREENVILLE, Pa., Nov. 20 -- Werner Co. announced today that it has officially terminated its letter of intent and no longer desires to purchase substantially all of the assets of Green Bull Ladder Company and certain affiliates. After conducting its due diligence of the business and financial matters concerning... Read More

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Hanwha Acquires AZDEL, Inc. From SABIC Innovative Plastics, PPG Industries

November 29, 2007

FOREST, Virginia - Nov. 20, 2007 - Hanwha Living & Creative (L&C) Corporation announced today that it has finalized the acquisition of AZDEL Inc., a 50/50 joint venture of SABIC Innovative Plastics (formerly GE Plastics) and PPG Industries. The acquisition of AZDEL will allow Hanwha to expand its offering of... Read More

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Measurement Specialties Announces Visyx Acquisition

November 29, 2007

HAMPTON, Va., Nov. 20 -- Measurement Specialties, Inc. (NASDAQ:MEAS), a global designer and manufacturer of sensors and sensor- based systems, announced today that it has acquired the assets of California- based Visyx Technologies (www.visyx.com). The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Based on a unique... Read More

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Philips to Acquire Genlyte in an All-Cash Transaction for USD 95.50 Per Share

November 29, 2007

LOUISVILLE, Ky., Nov. 26 -- The Genlyte Group Incorporated (NASDAQ:GLYT) ("Genlyte"), a leading manufacturer of lighting fixtures, controls, and related products for the commercial, industrial and residential markets, today announced that it has entered into a definitive merger agreement with Philips Holding USA... Read More

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Lyondell Announces Result of Shareholder Vote on Its Acquisition by Basell

November 29, 2007

HOUSTON, Nov. 20 -- Lyondell Chemical Company (NYSE:LYO) announced that, at a Special Meeting of Shareholders held today (the "Meeting"), shareholders approved the Agreement and Plan of Merger, dated as of July 16, 2007, among Basell AF, BIL Acquisition Holdings Limited ("Basell") and Lyondell pursuant to which... Read More

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Moog Announces Acquisition

November 29, 2007

EAST AURORA, N.Y., Nov. 20 -- Moog Inc. (NYSE:MOG.A)(NYSE:and)(NYSE:MOG.B) announced today that it has acquired PRIZM Advanced Communications Electronics Inc. for $12 million in cash. PRIZM, a Baltimore, Maryland based company, specializes in the design and manufacture of fiber optic and wireless video and data... Read More

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Camber Corporation Acquires Complex Solutions, Inc

November 29, 2007

HUNTSVILLE, Ala., Nov. 21 -- Camber Corporation, a leading provider of full-service education, training, acquisition management, and engineering solutions to defense audiences worldwide, has acquired Honolulu- based Complex Solutions, Inc (CSI), a premier international training provider with significant US and UN... Read More

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Danaher Completes Acquisition of Tektronix

November 29, 2007

WASHINGTON, Nov. 21 -- Danaher Corporation (NYSE:DHR) announced today that it has completed the merger of its indirect wholly owned subsidiary into Tektronix, Inc. and, as a result, Tektronix has become an indirect wholly owned subsidiary of Danaher. Tektronix's common stock will now cease to be traded on the New... Read More

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Qualcomm to Acquire Mobile Banking Leader Firethorn

November 28, 2007

SAN DIEGO, Nov. 14 / -- Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ:QCOM), a leading developer and innovator of Code Division Multiple Access (CDMA) and other advanced wireless technologies, today announced it has agreed to acquire Atlanta-based Firethorn Holdings, LLC, an industry-leading mobile banking enabler. The addition of... Read More

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Oglebay Norton Shareholders Overwhelmingly Approve Merger with Carmeuse

November 28, 2007

CLEVELAND, Nov. 9 / -- Oglebay Norton Company (OTC Pink Sheets: OGBY.PK) today announced that Oglebay Norton shareholders voted overwhelmingly to approve the company's merger with Carmeuse North America, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Carmeuse Group, at a special meeting of shareholders held today. "We are extremely... Read More

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MKS Instruments Acquires Yield Dynamics

November 28, 2007

Provides MKS Total Solution to Enable Process Yield Improvement WILMINGTON, Mass., Nov. 8 / -- MKS Instruments, Inc. (NASDAQ:MKSI), a leading worldwide provider of monitoring and control technologies for improving productivity in semiconductor and other advanced manufacturing processes, announced that it has... Read More

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MediaREADY and Shandong Jiajia International Agree to Extend Letter of Intent until January 31, 2008

November 28, 2007

Both Companies Working Towards Completion of Acquisition FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Nov. 16, 2007 -- MediaREADY, Inc.(OTC Bulletin Board: MRED), a provider of innovative interactive, media-convergent entertainment devices,announced today that the company has agreed along with Shandong Jiajia International Freight... Read More