Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

SAIC Completes Acquisition of Benham Investment Holdings, LLC

August 9, 2007

SAN DIEGO and McLEAN, Va., Aug. 2 / -- Science Applications International Corporation (NYSE:SAI) announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Benham Investment Holdings, LLC (Benham) and its subsidiaries. Benham is an engineering and life-cycle technology implementation firm that serves Fortune 500(R... Read More

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Norkom Technologies Consolidates Global Leadership & Accelerates Growth with Acquisition of Digital Harbor

August 9, 2007

DUBLIN, July 31/ -- Norkom Technologies, the leading provider of financial crime and compliance software to the global financial services industry, has today announced the acquisition of US based Digital Harbor; a company whose solution set and domain expertise complements its own. The deal will expand Norkom's... Read More

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Sensata Technologies B.V. Announces the Closing of Airpax Holdings, Inc.

August 9, 2007

ATTLEBORO, Mass., July 27 -- Sensata Technologies, Inc., a wholly-owned, indirect subsidiary of Sensata Technologies B.V., today announced that it has closed the previously announced acquisition of Airpax Holdings, Inc., a manufacturer of components and systems for power protection, sensing and control... Read More

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Royal Gold and Battle Mountain Amend Definitive Merger Agreement

August 9, 2007

DENVER, July 31 /-- ROYAL GOLD, INC. (Nasdaq: RGLD; TSX: RGL) ("Royal Gold") and BATTLE MOUNTAIN GOLD EXPLORATION CORP. (BULLETIN BOARD: BMGX) ("Battle Mountain") today announced that they have amended their definitive merger agreement signed on April 17, 2007, under which Royal Gold agreed to acquire 100% of the... Read More

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FutureDial and Sun Corporation Acquire Cellebrite

August 9, 2007

Complementary Mobile Device Management Offering Solidifies Industry Leadership SUNNYVALE, Calif., Aug. 3 -- FutureDial Incorporated, the leader of mobile device management solutions to wireless carriers around the world, announced today that the company and one of its major shareholders - Sun Corporation in Japan... Read More

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Quality Distribution, Inc. Announces Acquisition of Boasso America Corporation

August 9, 2007

TAMPA, Fla., Aug. 2 / -- Quality Distribution, Inc. (the "Company") (NASDAQ:QLTY) today announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire 100% of the outstanding stock of Boasso America Corporation ("Boasso") for approximately $60 million subject to purchase price adjustments. Boasso America, headquartered... Read More

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CounterPath Closes Acquisition of NewHeights

August 9, 2007

Company to expand its VoIP product suite to accelerate its growth strategy VANCOUVER, Aug. 2 -- CounterPath Solutions, Inc. (OTCBB: CTPS), a leading provider of multimedia VoIP (Voice over Internet Protocol) softphones and SIP applications, announced today that it has closed its acquisition of NewHeights Software... Read More

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WellPoint Completes Acquisition of American Imaging Management

August 9, 2007

INDIANAPOLIS and DEERFIELD, Ill., Aug. 1 /-- WellPoint, Inc. (NYSE:WLP), the nation's leading health benefits provider, today announced the completion of its acquisition of American Imaging Management (AIM), a leading radiology benefit management and technology company. AIM will remain headquartered in Deerfield... Read More

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CHS Acquires DDG Business of Commodity Specialists Company

August 9, 2007

ST. PAUL, Minn., Aug. 3 -- CHS (NASDAQ:CHSCP), a leading grains, food and energy company, and Commodity Specialists Company (CSC) have entered into a definitive purchase agreement for CHS to acquire the distillers dried grain (DDG) marketing business of CSC. The transaction has been approved by the boards of both... Read More

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QIAGEN Announces Completion of Digene Acquisition

August 9, 2007

VENLO, The Netherlands, July 30 /-- QIAGEN N.V. (Nasdaq: QGEN; Frankfurt, Prime Standard: QIA) announced today the successful completion of its acquisition of Digene Corporation (NASDAQ:DIGE). QIAGEN completed the acquisition through a tender offer and subsequent merger of Digene with and into a wholly owned... Read More

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Redemtech Acquires Texas-Based PC Asset Recovery, Inc.

August 9, 2007

Acquisition Provides Streamlined IT Asset Recovery and Disposition Solutions for Small- to Mid-sized Businesses - COLUMBUS, Ohio, July 31 -- Redemtech (www.redemtech.com), a leading provider of Technology Change Management (TCM) services, today announced the acquisition of PC Asset Recovery, Inc., an IT asset... Read More

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Inovis Acquires Freeway Commerce to Accelerate European Expansion and Growth

August 9, 2007

Acquisition increases Inovis presence by 300%, builds on 75% Managed Services growth in 2006 ATLANTA and LONDON, Aug. 1 -- Inovis, a leading provider of on-demand business community management solutions, today announced that it has acquired 100 percent of the share capital of Freeway Commerce, Ltd, specialists in... Read More

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Metastorm Acquires Proforma Corporation, Aligns Market Leaders and Disciplines

August 9, 2007

Killer Combination of EA, BPA, and BPM Closes Strategy-Execution Gap to Accelerate Value Creation BALTIMORE and LONDON, Aug. 1 / -- Metastorm, a leading provider of Business Process Management (BPM) software for organizational agility, innovation, and governance, today announced the acquisition of Proforma... Read More

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Veri-Tek Announces Acquisition of Noble Rough-Terrain Forklift Business

August 9, 2007

BRIDGEVIEW, Ill., Aug. 1 / -- Veri-Tek International, Corp. (AMEX:VCC), a leading North American manufacturer of engineered lifting equipment, announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the Noble Rough-Terrain Forklift business from GT Distribution. This transaction is expected to close... Read More

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Manatron Acquires Sigma Systems Technology

August 9, 2007

Over 25 clients, representing more than 3.5 million parcels Extensive 'subject matter expertise,' including regression and modeling Annual revenues of $1.1 million, of which $450,000 is recurring KALAMAZOO, Mich., Aug. 1 / -- Manatron, Inc. (NASDAQ:MANA) the nation's leading provider of property tax solutions for... Read More

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Astec Industries, Inc. Acquires Peterson, Inc., Manufacturer of Environmental, Wood, Construction Debris and Waste Product Processing Equipment

August 9, 2007

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn., July 31 /-- Astec Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:ASTE) finalized today the previously announced purchase of Peterson, Inc. ("Peterson") located in Eugene, Oregon. The final purchase price including closing adjustments was $21,100,000 with the possibility of additional payments of up to $3,000,000 in... Read More

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Tucows Acquires ItsYourDomain.com

August 9, 2007

Adds Thousands of Wholesale Customers and Over 700,000 Domains Under Management TORONTO, July 27 / -- Tucows Inc. (AMEX:TCX)(AMEX:TSX:TC) announced today that it has acquired ItsYourDomain.com (IYD), a privately held, profitable ICANN-accredited registrar offering domain services through a worldwide wholesale... Read More

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Managed Health Care Associates and Diamond Castle Announce Acquisition of MHA

August 9, 2007

FLORHAM PARK, N.J., Aug. 1 / -- Managed Health Care Associates, Inc. (MHA), the nation's largest alternate site GPO, and Diamond Castle Holdings LLC, a leading private equity firm based in New York City, announced today that Diamond Castle has partnered with the MHA management team to acquire MHA. The entire MHA... Read More

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XTO Energy Completes Acquisition of Select Properties from Dominion

August 9, 2007

FORT WORTH, Texas, July 31 /-- XTO Energy Inc. (NYSE:XTO) has closed its previously announced acquisition of natural gas and oil properties from Dominion Resources, Inc. (NYSE:D) for $2.5 billion. The proved reserves purchased are estimated to be 1.06 trillion cubic feet of gas equivalent (Tcfe), 64% of which are... Read More

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Sybase iAnywhere Acquires Geographic Information System Provider Coboplan

August 9, 2007

Furthers Unwired Enterprise Expansion in the Area of Context-Aware, Location-Based Applications DUBLIN, Calif., Aug. 6 -- Sybase iAnywhere today announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Coboplan, a market-leading Japanese provider of Geographic Information System (GIS) software solutions... Read More