Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Errata Press Release from Autodesk

June 28, 2007

SAN RAFAEL, Calif., June 20 /-- On Monday, June 18, Autodesk, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADSK) issued a press release detailing its intention to acquire Sweden-based Opticore. The business outlook section of the release should have read: This transaction is expected to have no impact on targeted GAAP or non-GAAP EPS for fiscal... Read More

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Wacom Acquires TouchKO to Expand Human Interface Solutions

June 28, 2007

VANCOUVER, Wash., June 20 -- Wacom® Company Ltd., the leading manufacturer of digital pen input devices, recently announced its acquisition of Touchscreen Konnection Oasis, Inc. (TouchKO), an Austin, Texas based company specializing in touch input. The acquisition expands Wacom's human interface technology portfolio... Read More

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Intercim and Pertinence Announce Business Merger

June 27, 2007

EAGAN, Minn., June 20 -- Intercim, Inc. announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to merge with Pertinence S.A., of Paris, France and Boston. The combined company, Intercim, LLC, will offer the industry's most complete enterprise execution solution comprising Intercim's manufacturing execution... Read More

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Anacomp Enters Litigation Support Services with the Acquisition of CaseLogistix

June 27, 2007

Promises to Deliver True One-Stop Litigation Lifecycle Services, Support and Software SAN DIEGO, June 20 / -- Anacomp® Inc., a leader in document and business process management solutions, recently announced the acquisition of CaseLogistix®, a premiere evidence and litigation management software solution. While... Read More

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Algoma Steel Announces Closing of Its Acquisition by Essar

June 27, 2007

SAULT STE. MARIE, ON, June 20 / -- Algoma Steel Inc. today announced the completion of the arrangement involving the acquisition by a subsidiary of Essar Steel Holdings Limited of all of Algoma's outstanding common shares for all cash consideration of $56 per share. Algoma Steel Inc. is an integrated steel producer... Read More

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WRG Design Merges with Australian Leader in Physical & Social Engineering

June 27, 2007

Merger with Cardno Limited puts Portland-based WRG on the global map PORTLAND, Ore., June 19 -- WRG Design has joined forces with global firm Cardno Limited in a merger that takes effect June 18. The merger with Cardno, a professional services firm founded in 1945 in Brisbane, Australia, means that 350-person... Read More

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Steel Dynamics Agrees to Acquire the Techs

June 27, 2007

FORT WAYNE, Ind., June 13 /-- Steel Dynamics, Inc. (NASDAQ:STLD) today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire The Techs, a Pennsylvania-based flat-rolled-steel galvanizing company. The company includes three hot-dip galvanizing facilities in the Pittsburgh, PA, area. Steel Dynamics... Read More

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ATS Medical to Acquire CryoCath Technologies' Surgical Cryoablation Business

June 27, 2007

Acquisition Expected to Enable ATS to Achieve Profitability in 2008 Company Raises 2007 Revenue Guidance Company to Host Conference Call MINNEAPOLIS, June 19 / -- ATS Medical, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATSI) manufacturer and marketer of state-of-the-art cardiac surgery products and services, and CryoCath Technologies, Inc... Read More

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Synopsys Acquires ArchPro Design Automation

June 27, 2007

ArchPro's Power Management Technologies to Enhance Synopsys' Low Power Design and Verification Solution MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., June 18 /-- Synopsys, Inc. (NASDAQ:SNPS), a world leader in semiconductor design software, today announced that it has acquired ArchPro Design Automation Inc. ArchPro's technologies enable... Read More

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Pacific Coast Steel, a Gerdau Ameristeel JV, Acquires Las Vegas Contractor Business

June 26, 2007

TAMPA, FL, June 13 / -- Gerdau Ameristeel Corporation (NYSE: GNA; TSX: GNA) today announced that Pacific Coast Steel (PCS), a Gerdau Ameristeel joint venture, has agreed to purchase the assets of Valley Placers, Inc. (VPI), a reinforcing steel contractor in Las Vegas, Nevada. The transaction is expected to close in... Read More

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American Oriental Bioengineering Enters Into a Letter-of-Intent to Acquire Established Plant Based Pharmaceutical Company

June 26, 2007

NEW YORK, June 13 /-- American Oriental Bioengineering (NYSE:AOB) announced today the signing of a letter of intent to acquire Changchun Xinan Pharmaceutical Group Company Limited (CCXA), a privately owned plant based pharmaceutical company in a transaction the company expects not to exceed US$30 million. Pursuant... Read More

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Evotec Enhances its Fragment-Based Drug Discovery Business by the Addition of NMR Screening Assets from Combinature

June 26, 2007

HAMBURG, Germany and OXFORD, England, June 13/-- Evotec AG (Frankfurt Stock Exchange: EVT) announced today that it has enhanced its Fragment-Based Drug Discovery business through the acquisition of selected assets from Combinature Biopharm. Evotec has acquired equipment and expertise in NMR screening as well as... Read More

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Harbin Electric Signs Asset Purchase Agreement: Expands Presence in Electric Motors for Automotive Applications

June 26, 2007

HARBIN, China, June 18 /Xinhua -- Harbin Electric, Inc. (NASDAQ:HRBN) a developer and manufacturer of customized linear motors and other special electric motors, today announced that its has entered into a definitive asset purchase agreement to acquire all of the non cash assets of Harbin Taifu Auto Electric Co... Read More

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C&D Technologies Agrees to Sell Power Electronics Division to Murata Manufacturing

June 26, 2007

C&D Technologies has announced the signing of a definitive agreement to sell its Power Electronics Division (PED) to Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd of Japan (Murata) for $85 million cash, subject to customary working capital adjustments. The transaction is subject to regulatory and other approvals. With annual... Read More

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Harris Corporation Completes Acquisition of Multimax Incorporated

June 26, 2007

Acquisition significantly expands company's technical services business WASHINGTON and MELBOURNE, Fla., June 15 -- Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS), an international communications and information technology company, has completed its previously announced acquisition of Multimax Incorporated. Privately held Multimax... Read More

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Fort Dearborn Company Acquires Renaissance Mark

June 26, 2007

ELK GROVE, Ill., June 18 /-- Fort Dearborn Company today announced that it has acquired substantially all of the assets of Renaissance Mark. The acquisition combines the two leading suppliers of "cut & stack" labels and expands Fort Dearborn's scale and presence. With this combination, Fort Dearborn reinforces its... Read More

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Investors Enter Into Agreement to Purchase Formula Systems Holdings in Bluephoenix

June 26, 2007

Transaction Involves 8,038,526 Bluephoenix Shares HERZLIYA, Israel, June 15/ -- BluePhoenix Solutions Ltd. (NASDAQ: BPHX), the leader in value driven legacy modernization, today announced that it has been informed by its major shareholder, Formula Systems (1985) Ltd., that Formula entered into an agreement to sell... Read More

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SonicWALL, Inc. to Acquire Aventail Corporation

June 26, 2007

Transaction brings together complementary technologies and go-to-market models to serve a broader customer set SUNNYVALE, Calif., June 12 /-- SonicWALL, Inc. (NASDAQ:SNWL), a leading provider of IT security and data backup and recovery solutions, today announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire... Read More

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Multi-Color Corporation Announces Agreement to Sell Packaging Services Division - Quick Pak

June 26, 2007

CINCINNATI, June 18 / -- Multi-Color Corporation and NFI Industries, Inc., a New Jersey corporation, announced today that they have entered into a definitive agreement which provides for the acquisition of Multi-Color's Packaging Services Division -- Quick Pak by NFI Industries, Inc. for $19.2 million. Quick Pak is... Read More

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Triple Canopy Diversifies Security Services Offering with Acquisition of Clayton Consultants

June 26, 2007

HERNDON, Virginia, June 15/PRNewswire/ -- Integrated Security Solutions Provider Expands Global Footprint Triple Canopy, Inc., a leading provider of integrated security solutions to governments and private corporations worldwide, today announced the acquisition of Clayton Consultants, Inc., a crisis management... Read More