Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Comprehensive Settlement with Majority of Parties to Merger Case in Maryland Includes Enhanced Customer Benefits

December 6, 2010

Customer Credits Increased to $6.5 Million Over Four Years AKRON, Ohio and GREENSBURG, Pa., Dec. 1, 2010 - FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) and Allegheny Energy, Inc. (NYSE: AYE), along with 10 parties to their merger proceeding in Maryland, today filed with the Maryland Public Service Commission a comprehensive... Read More

Mergers & Acquisition

Johnson Controls Signs Purchase Agreement to Acquire C. Rob. Hammerstein Group (CRH)

December 6, 2010

Johnson Controls Automotive Experience enhances its seating components portfolio through the addition of high-end solutions for metal and mechanisms BURSCHEID, Germany, Dec. 1, 2010 -- Johnson Controls (NYSE: JCI), a global leader in automotive seating systems, interior components and electronics, signed a purchase... Read More

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European Commission Approves BASF's Acquisition of Cognis

December 3, 2010

LUDWIGSHAFEN, Germany, Dec. 1, 2010 -- The European Commission today approved the acquisition of Cognis Holding GmbH by BASF SE. The approval is subject to the divestiture of businesses that accounted for sales of significantly less than euro 100 million, which is less than 3% of Cognis' total sales. In addition... Read More

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Appriss® Acquires Open Portal Solutions

December 3, 2010

Indiana company specializes in government information management LOUISVILLE, Ky., Nov. 30, 2010 -- Appriss, a leading provider of information services that keep the public safe and informed, announced today that is has acquired Open Portal Solutions (OPS). OPS is an Indiana-based company specializing in document... Read More

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ABB to Acquire Baldor Electric Company to Become a Global Leader in Industrial Motion

December 3, 2010

o Agreed transaction: ABB and Baldor announce a recommended offer for ABB to acquire Baldor for $63.50 per share, an overall transaction value of $4.2 billion, including net debt of $1.1 billion. o In line with ABB's strategy: establishes ABB as a leader in the multibillion dollar North American industrial motors... Read More

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Cenveo Acquires Gilbreth Packaging Solutions

December 3, 2010

Expands Cenveo's packaging product offering STAMFORD, Conn., Nov. 29, 2010 - Cenveo, Inc. (NYSE: CVO) announced today that through its subsidiaries, the Company has acquired Impaxx, Inc., the sole owner of Gilbreth Packaging Solutions, Inc. (www.gilbrethusa.com), from affiliates of Aurora Capital Group, a Los... Read More

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CoorsTek Acquires the Flowguard Pressure Control Business

December 3, 2010

CoorsTek to expand pulsation equipment markets including subsea oil and gas, chemical and pharmaceutical, food and beverage, and other industrial markets GOLDEN, Colo., Nov. 29, 2010 - CoorsTek, Inc., a large technical ceramics supplier and manufacturer of heavy-duty pulsation mitigation equipment for the oil and... Read More

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Panda Security Acquires Canadian Franchise and Continues International Expansion

December 3, 2010

Company also opens new franchises in Europe, Asia and Latin America in 2010; now present in 61 countries ORLANDO, Fla., Nov. 30, 2010 - Panda Security, the Cloud Security Company, today announced that it has acquired its exclusive distributor in Canada, continuing to propel the company's strategic international... Read More