Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Broadcom Corporation to Acquire Percello Ltd

November 1, 2010

Broadcom Expands Its Broadband Carrier Access Portfolio with the Addition of Percello's Femtocell Technology IRVINE, Calif., Oct. 26 -- Broadcom Corporation (Nasdaq: BRCM), a global leader in semiconductors for wired and wireless communications, today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire... Read More

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Comprehensive Settlement Reached with Majority of Parties to Merger Case in Pennsylvania

November 1, 2010

FirstEnergy, Allegheny Energy Address Issues Related to Jobs, Competition and Sustainable Energy AKRON, Ohio, and GREENSBURG, Pa., Oct. 25 -- FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) and Allegheny Energy, Inc. (NYSE: AYE), along with 18 parties to their merger in Pennsylvania, today filed with the Pennsylvania Public Utility... Read More

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Altair Engineering to Acquire SimLab Corporation

November 1, 2010

Acquisition of SimLab technology and expertise increases powertrain depth and broadens Altair's software portfolio TROY, Mich., Oct. 28 --Altair Engineering, Inc., a leading global provider of simulation technology and engineering services that empowers client innovation and decision-making, today announced it has... Read More

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Boston Scientific Agrees to Sell Neurovascular Business to Stryker

November 1, 2010

NATICK, Mass., Oct. 28 -- Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) today announced the execution of a definitive agreement under which Stryker Corporation will acquire Boston Scientific's Neurovascular business. The purchase price is $1.5 billion, payable in cash, of which $1.4 billion is payable at closing and... Read More

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Open Text Acquires StreamServe

November 1, 2010

Document Output Management and Customer Communication Management Solutions Complement the Open Text ECM Suite, Enhances SAP Partnership WATERLOO, ON, Oct. 27 - Open Text Corporation (NASDAQ: OTEX, TSX: OTC) today announced that it has acquired StreamServe Inc., a leading provider of business communication... Read More

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Sensata Technologies Announces Agreement to Acquire Honeywell's 'Automotive on Board' Sensors Business

November 1, 2010

ALMELO, Netherlands, Oct. 28 -- Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. (NYSE: ST) (the "Company") announced today that it has reached a definitive agreement to acquire the "Automotive on Board" sensors business of Honeywell International (NYSE: HON) for $140 million in cash. "This acquisition further expands our... Read More

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Air Products Extends Tender Offer to Acquire Airgas

November 1, 2010

LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa., Oct. 27 -- Air Products (NYSE: APD) today announced that it has extended the expiration date of its tender offer for all outstanding common shares of Airgas, Inc. (NYSE: ARG) for $65.50 per share in cash. The offer and withdrawal rights are now scheduled to expire at 12:00 midnight New York City... Read More

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Butler National Makes Strategic Acquisition of Kings Avionics to Expand Capabilities in Key Market Segments

November 1, 2010

OLATHE, Kan., Oct. 28 -- Butler National Corporation (OTC Bulletin Board: BUKS), a leading manufacturer and provider of support systems for "Classic" commercial and military aircraft and a recognized provider of professional management services in the gaming industry, announces strategies for growth and... Read More