Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

eCollege® Stockholders Approve Merger

August 10, 2007

CHICAGO, July 30 / -- eCollege® (NASDAQ:ECLG), a leading provider of eLearning and enrollment services to post-secondary education, today announced that its stockholders adopted the Agreement and Plan of Merger, dated May 14, 2007, by and among eCollege, Pearson Education, Inc. and Epsilon Acquisition Corp and the... Read More

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Oxford Instruments Announces the Acquisition of Worldwide Analytical Systems (WAS) AG

August 10, 2007

Oxford Instruments announced today that it has received irrevocable acceptances and the backing of management in the acquisition of WAS AG, a leading German manufacturer and international supplier of Arc/Spark optical emission spectrometers and preparatory equipment used to analyse the chemical properties of... Read More

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Computer Generated Solutions Acquires Certain Assets of Leading Certified Microsoft Dynamics® Partner Cubed Technologies, LLC

August 10, 2007

Acquisition Marks Continued Momentum to Drive CGS' Leadership in Delivering Service and Support for Microsoft Dynamics NEW YORK, Aug. 1 -- Computer Generated Solutions, Inc. (CGS), a leading provider of software, systems integration, eLearning and outsourcing services to organizations worldwide, today announced... Read More

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EGL Announces Shareholder Approval of CEVA Merger

August 10, 2007

HOUSTON, July 31 / -- EGL, Inc. (NASDAQ:EAGL) ("EGL") announced today that its shareholders, at an annual meeting of shareholders held earlier today in Houston, Texas, approved the proposed merger transaction (the "Merger") with CEVA Group Plc ("CEVA"), a UK public limited company owned by affiliates of Apollo... Read More

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Wipro Technologies to Acquire Infocrossing

August 10, 2007

Acquisition of data center leader expected to position Wipro as the leader in global Remote Infrastructure Management Business BANGALORE, India and LEONIA, N.J., Aug. 6 /-- Wipro Technologies, the global IT services business of Wipro Limited (NYSE:WIT), and Infocrossing, Inc. (NASDAQ:IFOX), a US-based provider of... Read More

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Zarlink Semiconductor Announces Closing of Legerity Acquisition and Exchange of Subscription Receipts for Convertible Debentures

August 10, 2007

OTTAWA, Aug. 3 /-- Zarlink Semiconductor Inc. (NYSE/TSX:ZL) is pleased to announce that it has closed its previously announced acquisition of Legerity Holdings, Inc., a leading developer and supplier of voice ICs (integrated circuits) for carrier, enterprise and residential gateway equipment. On July 30, 2007... Read More

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Emerson Acquires Decision Management International

August 10, 2007

AUSTIN, TEXAS (August 8, 2007) - Emerson (NYSE: EMR) today announced it has acquired Decision Management International, Inc. (DMI) of Bradenton, FL. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. DMI (dmius.com) becomes part of Emerson Process Management, adding leading software and expertise, including electronic... Read More

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The ScottCare Corporation to Acquire Rozinn Electronics, a Leading Manufacturer of Cardiac Diagnostic Products

August 10, 2007

CLEVELAND, Aug. 6 /-- Cleveland-based The ScottCare Corporation, a leader in non-invasive external counterpulsation (ECP) therapy and cardiopulmonary rehabilitation telemetry, announced today that the company has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the operations of Rozinn Electronics, Inc., a privately-held... Read More

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TriMas Corporation Acquires Dew Technologies, Inc., Broadening Its Product Portfolio Into the Medical Industry

August 10, 2007

BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich., Aug. 6 /-- TriMas Corporation (NYSE:TRS) -- a diversified growth company of high-end, specialty niche businesses -- today announced that it has acquired DEW Technologies, Inc., a specialty, high-precision manufacturer of spinal and trauma implant products serving the orthopedic device... Read More

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Parker Bolsters Electronics Shielding and Filtering Capability with Acquisition of Silver Cloud Manufacturing

August 10, 2007

CLEVELAND, Aug. 6 -- Parker Hannifin Corporation (NYSE: PH), the global leader in motion and control technologies, today announced the acquisition of the assets of Silver Cloud Manufacturing, a maker of electromagnetic and radio frequency interference shielding products and display filters for a variety of... Read More

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Huntsman and Flint Hills Resources Close on Sale of U.S. Polymers Business

August 9, 2007

Sale of Port Arthur Base Chemicals Business to Close upon Plant Restart THE WOODLANDS, Texas, Aug. 1 -- Peter R. Huntsman, President and CEO of Huntsman Corporation (NYSE:HUN), today announced that Huntsman and Flint Hills Resources, LP, an independent, wholly owned subsidiary of Koch Industries, Inc., have closed... Read More

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iCrossing Inc. Acquires Web Development Leader Proxicom

August 9, 2007

Acquisition Creates the Largest Privately-Held Global Digital Marketing Company SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., July 30 -- iCrossing Inc. (www.icrossinginc.com), a global digital marketing company, announced it has acquired Web development agency Proxicom, Inc. The deal combines iCrossing's best-in-class digital marketing... Read More

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Imation Closes Acquisition of TDK Brand Recording Media Business for Approximately $260 Million in Stock and Cash

August 9, 2007

OAKDALE, Minn., July 31 -- Imation Corp. (NYSE:IMN) today announced that it has completed the previously announced acquisition of the TDK brand recording media business and use of the TDK brand name for recording media products worldwide, for a combination of Imation common stock and cash. Imation issued to TDK... Read More

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International Paper Completes Purchase of Remaining Shares of CMCP for Approximately $40 Million

August 9, 2007

MEMPHIS, Tenn. and BRUSSELS, Belgium, July 31 -- International Paper today completed the purchase of the remaining shares of Compagnie Marocaine des Cartons et des Papiers (CMCP). The company announced on July 12 it had signed an agreement with its joint venture partner Cofipac to acquire their shares in CMCP for... Read More

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Nucor To Acquire LMP Steel & Wire

August 9, 2007

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Aug. 2 / -- Nucor Corporation (NYSE:NUE) announced today that it has entered into an agreement to acquire substantially all of the assets of LMP Steel & Wire Company ("LMP") for a cash purchase price of approximately $28 million. Finalization of the acquisition will occur after satisfactory... Read More

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IOMED & ReAble Therapeutics Merger Consideration Established at $2.75 Per Share

August 9, 2007

SALT LAKE CITY, Aug. 1 /-- IOMED, Inc. (AMEX:IOX) today announced that the per share consideration for its merger with ReAble Therapeutics has been established in accordance with the merger agreement. IOMED shareholders will receive from ReAble Therapeutics cash equal to $2.75 per share in exchange for their IOMED... Read More

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Numerex Acquires Orbit One

August 9, 2007

Combination of Cellular and Satellite M2M Market Leaders Creates A Uniquely Positioned Single-Source Solutions and Network Services Company ATLANTA, Aug. 2 / -- Numerex Corp. (NASDAQ:NMRX), a leading enabler of machine-to-machine (M2M) solutions and provider of wireless network services, announced today that it has... Read More

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Internet America Announces Closing of TeleShare Acquisition

August 9, 2007

TeleShare Acquisition Provides $4 Million in RUS Financing Company Also Highlights Recent Closures of Three Additional Acquisitions HOUSTON, Aug. 1 /-- Internet America, Inc. (BULLETIN BOARD: GEEK) a Houston-based provider of Internet access services announced today that it completed its acquisition of TeleShare... Read More

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Autodesk Signs Definitive Agreement to Acquire Skymatter, Makers of Mudbox 3D Brush-Based Modeling Software

August 9, 2007

Acquisition to Expand Autodesk's 3D Entertainment and Design Offering SAN RAFAEL, Calif., Aug. 6 /-- Autodesk, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADSK) today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire substantially all the assets of Skymatter Limited, the developer of Mudbox 3D modeling software. This acquisition... Read More

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Tollgrade Completes Acquisition of Broadband Test Division of Teradyne

August 9, 2007

Expands Tollgrade's Global Footprint of Broadband Network Testing PITTSBURGH, Aug. 1 / -- Tollgrade Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:TLGD), a leading supplier of network service assurance products for the cable and telecom industries, announced today that it has completed its acquisition of the Broadband Test Division... Read More