Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

M-Flex Announces WBL Shareholders Vote Against Accepting the MFS Technology Offer

July 9, 2007

ANAHEIM, Calif., June 26 /-- Multi-Fineline Electronix, Inc. (NASDAQ:MFLX), a leading global provider of high-quality, technologically advanced flexible printed circuit and value-added component assembly solutions to the electronics industry, announced today that according to WBL Corporation Limited ("WBL"), the... Read More

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American Tire Distributors Acquires Martino Tire Wholesale Distribution Centers

July 9, 2007

CHARLOTTE, N.C., July 3 -- American Tire Distributors, Inc. ("American Tire Distributors") announced today that it has reached an agreement to acquire the wholesale distribution centers of Martino Tire ("Martino Tire"). This will further enhance American Tire Distributors' service to tire retailers across the state... Read More

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AT&T to Acquire Dobson Communications, Expand Wireless Coverage

July 9, 2007

Acquisition to Improve Network Coverage for Customers in Rural and Suburban Areas, Create Value for Stockholders SAN ANTONIO, June 29 -- Underscoring its interest in serving the rural market, AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) announced today that it will acquire Dobson Communications Corporation (NASDAQ:DCEL), a provider of... Read More

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Avista Energy Sale to Coral Energy Finalized

July 9, 2007

SPOKANE, Wash., July 2 -- Avista Corp. (NYSE:AVA) today announced the closing of the sale of substantially all of the contracts and ongoing operations of Avista Energy, Inc., a subsidiary of Avista Corp., to Coral Energy Holding, L.P., and certain of its subsidiaries (Coral Energy), a subsidiary of Shell. The... Read More

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ATS Medical Completes Acquisition of CryoCath's Surgical Ablation Business

July 9, 2007

MINNEAPOLIS, June 28 -- ATS Medical, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATSI) today announced the completion of its acquisition of the surgical cryoablation business of CryoCath Technologies which was reported on June 19, 2007. The assets being acquired include the SurgiFrost®, FrostByte®, and SurgiFrost XL family of products for which... Read More

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Parker Expands Offering for Biotech Market with Acquisition of Mitos Technologies, Inc.

July 9, 2007

CLEVELAND, July 2 / -- Parker Hannifin Corporation (NYSE: PH), the global leader in motion and control technologies, today announced the acquisition of Mitos echnologies, Inc. Mitos manufactures fluid-handling products and systems designed specifically to meet the high purity requirements of the biotech industry... Read More

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ARCADIS Acquires Water Specialist Alkyon

July 9, 2007

ARNHEM, The Netherlands, July 2 -- ARCADIS (EURONEXT: ARCAD) the international consultancy and engineering company, today announced that it has acquired Alkyon, a Dutch-based water company that provides consultancy services in the international water market. Alkyon, based in Marknesse, the Netherlands, produces... Read More

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inVentiv Health to Acquire AWAC, Leader in Providing Medical Cost Containment Services to Payors

July 9, 2007

Acquisition Further Broadens inVentiv's Business into the Payor Marketplace with a Differentiated IT-Driven Services Leader SOMERSET, N.J., June 26 /-- inVentiv Health, Inc. (NASDAQ:VTIV) today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Innovative Health Strategies, Inc. and the related AWAC.MD... Read More

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ITT Corporation to Acquire International Motion Control

July 9, 2007

Acquisition to enhance ITT's global motion and flow control capabilities WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., June 26 /-- ITT Corporation today announced it has executed an agreement to acquire privately held International Motion Control (IMC) for $395 million. IMC is a global developer of motion control products with 2006... Read More

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Superior Essex Completes Acquisition of Remaining 40 Percent of Essex Nexans

July 9, 2007

ATLANTA, June 27 -- Superior Essex Inc. (NASDAQ:SPSX), one of the largest wire and cable manufacturers in the world, today announced that is has completed the acquisition from Nexans of the remaining 40 percent equity interest in Essex Nexans. Superior Essex purchased Nexans' outstanding shares in Essex Nexans for... Read More

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Roche Makes Offer to Acquire Ventana for $75.00 Per Share in Cash

July 9, 2007

Roche to Expand Into Fast Growing Tissue-Based Cancer Diagnostics, Enhancing Its Position as a Leading Fully-Integrated Personalized Healthcare Company BASEL, Switzerland, June 25 -- Roche (SWX: ROG.VX; RO.S), a world-leading healthcare provider of pharmaceuticals and diagnostics, will make a tender offer to... Read More

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Western Digital to Acquire Komag

July 9, 2007

o Positions WD as a Leading Vertically Integrated HDD Supplier o $1 Billion Cash Acquisition of Media Supplier LAKE FOREST, Calif., June 28 -- Western Digital Corporation ("WD") (NYSE:WDC), and Komag, Incorporated ("Komag") (NASDAQ:KOMG) announced today that the two companies have entered into a definitive... Read More

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CommScope to Acquire Andrew for $2.6 Billion

July 9, 2007

Expands CommScope's Global Leadership in Infrastructure Solutions for Communications Networks Expected to be Accretive to CommScope's Cash Earnings per Share, Excluding Special Items, in First Full Year after Closing HICKORY, N.C. and WESTCHESTER, Ill., June 27 / -- CommScope, Inc. and Andrew Corporation today... Read More

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TK Aluminum Ltd. Announces Completion of the Sale of its Remaining Equity Interest in Nanjing Teksid Aluminum Foundry Co., Ltd. to Tenedora Nemak, S.A. de C.V.

July 9, 2007

CARMAGNOLA, Italy, June 28 -- TK Aluminum Ltd. (the "Company"), the indirect parent of Teksid Aluminum Luxembourg S.A R.L., S.C.A. ("Teksid Luxembourg"), announced today that on June 27, 2007 its subsidiary Teksid Aluminum S.r.l. ("Teksid Italy") completed the sale of its remaining 40% equity interest in Nanjing... Read More

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Purchase of Formula Systems Holdings in BluePhoenix Completed

July 9, 2007

Arik Kilman Nominated to be Elected as Chairman of the Board in the Shareholders Assembly Four Directors Resign From the Board of Directors Following Transaction HERZLIYA, Israel, June 28 -- BluePhoenix Solutions Ltd. (NASDAQ: BPHX), the leader in value driven legacy modernization, today announced that it has been... Read More

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Alcoa Receives Hart-Scott-Rodino Request for Additional Information in Connection With Outstanding Offer for Alcan

July 9, 2007

Alcoa Receives Hart-Scott-Rodino Request for Additional Information in Connection with Outstanding Offer for Alcan MONTREAL & NEW YORK--Alcoa Inc. (NYSE:AA) announced today that it has received a request for additional information from the Antitrust Division of the U.S. Department of Justice ("DOJ") regarding its... Read More

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Basell to Acquire Huntsman for $25.25 Per Share

July 9, 2007

Utah, June 26 / -- Basell, the global leader in polyolefins' technology, production and marketing, and Huntsman Corporation, one of the world's largest manufacturers and marketers of differentiated chemicals and pigments, announced today that they have signed a definitive agreement pursuant to which Basell will... Read More

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Comverge to Acquire Enerwise Global Technologies to Create Largest Demand Response Company

July 6, 2007

o Over 1400 megawatts of clean capacity under management o Significant expansion of commercial and industrial offerings o Over 1000 megawatts of renewables registration management o Accretive to earnings per share in 2008 o Cash, subordinated notes and stock transaction scheduled to close July 2007 EAST... Read More

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Dominion Closes Sale of Canadian E&P Operations

July 6, 2007

RICHMOND, Va., June 26 -- Dominion (NYSE:D) today announced it has closed the sale of its Canadian natural gas and oil exploration and production operations. This is one of several closings of previously announced asset sales. The Canadian operations were sold to Paramount Energy Trust and Baytex Energy Trust, both... Read More

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EDS Completes Acquisition of RelQ Software Private Limited

July 6, 2007

PLANO, Texas, June 26 / -- EDS (NYSE:EDS) today announced it has completed the acquisition of RelQ Software Private Limited, a Bangalore, India-based software testing company. RelQ will be fully integrated into EDS' global testing organization and will enhance EDS' global testing capabilities by offering low cost... Read More