Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

3D Systems Acquires Provel, Italy's Leading Prototyper

October 15, 2010

Company Continues to Expand Its 3Dproparts(TM) Service in Europe 3D Systems Corporation (Nasdaq:TDSC), announced today that it has acquired Provel, S.r.l., an Italian provider of rapid prototyping, tooling and manufacturing services, as part of the company's continued expansion of its 3Dproparts(TM) service in... Read More

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Golden Phoenix Signs Binding MOU to Acquire 80% Interest in Five Peru Properties Totaling over 25 Square Miles; Expands into Central and South America

October 14, 2010

SPARKS, Nev., Oct. 8 - Golden Phoenix Minerals, Inc. ("Company") (OTC Bulletin Board: GPXM) is pleased to announce it has entered into a binding Memorandum of Understanding ("MOU") with Salwell International ("Salwell") setting forth its intention to acquire an 80% interest in five gold and moly properties located... Read More

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Trimble Acquires Terralite Assets from Novariant to Expand Its Positioning Technology Portfolio

October 14, 2010

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Oct. 8 - Trimble (Nasdaq: TRMB) announced today it has acquired the Terralite assets from Novariant to expand its portfolio of positioning solutions. Financial terms were not disclosed. The Terralite XPS technology is a scalable infrastructure that generates signals for real-time positioning to... Read More

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Landstar Completes Buy-out of NLM Acquisition Contingent Payment Obligations

October 14, 2010

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Oct. 11 - Landstar System, Inc. (Nasdaq: LSTR), a non-asset based provider of integrated supply chain solutions delivering safe, specialized transportation, warehousing and logistics services, today announced that it has agreed to buy-out all future contingent payment obligations to the prior... Read More

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ADT Has the 'Help Wanted' Sign Out

October 13, 2010

World's Largest Security Company Expands its Presence in Dallas - Ft. Worth DALLAS, Oct. 8 - Mergers are often bad news for employees of the acquired company as firms seek cost-saving synergies with large scale layoffs. But that's not how ADT Security Services approached the acquisition of its largest competitor... Read More

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Synopsys Acquires Optical Research Associates

October 13, 2010

Acquisition Extends Synopsys' Engineering Software Capability into Optical Design and Analysis MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Oct. 7 -- Synopsys, Inc. (Nasdaq: SNPS), a world leader in software and IP for semiconductor design, verification and manufacturing, has acquired Optical Research Associates (ORA®), a privately held... Read More

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Sonic Completes DivX Acquisition

October 13, 2010

Combination Will Accelerate Industry Transition to Online Video Delivery NOVATO, Calif., Oct. 8 - Sonic Solutions® (Nasdaq: SNIC) today announced that it has completed the acquisition of DivX, Inc., based in San Diego, California. The addition of DivX® brings widely deployed digital media technologies, an embedded... Read More

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MorphoSys Announces Acquisition of Sloning

October 12, 2010

Combination of Technologies Set to Increase Success Rates in Drug Development MorphoSys AG (FSE: MOR; Prime Standard Segment, TecDAX) announced today the acquisition of the private German company Sloning BioTechnology GmbH, a biotechnology company developing new methods of synthetic biology. The transaction will... Read More