Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Redemtech Acquires Texas-Based PC Asset Recovery, Inc.

August 1, 2007

Acquisition Provides Streamlined IT Asset Recovery and Disposition Solutions for Small-to Mid-sized Businesses Columbus, Ohio-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 recovery and... Read More

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Mistral Amalgamates Group Companies

August 1, 2007

Bangalore, 31 July 2007 - Mistral a leading product realization company specializing in real-time embedded solutions announced today the amalgamation of its group companies Mistral Software Pvt. Ltd. and Mistral Solutions Pvt. Ltd. The merged company will be called Mistral Solutions Pvt. Ltd. Established in... Read More

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QIAGEN Completes Exchange Offer for Digene Corporation

July 31, 2007

Anticipates Prompt Completion of Acquisition VENLO, Netherlands, July 26 /-- QIAGEN N.V. (Nasdaq: QGEN; Frankfurt, Prime Standard: QIA) today announced that it has successfully completed its exchange offer for all outstanding shares of common stock of Digene Corporation (NASDAQ:DIGE). The exchange offer expired at... Read More

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Continental AG and Siemens VDO Automotive AG Join Together To Form Automotive Supplier at Forefront of Global Market

July 31, 2007

o Biggest purchase in Continental's history clears way to excellent future prospects o Unsurpassed competence in chassis, safety, powertrain systems and infotainment o Consolidated innovative prowess and broad product portfolio with top technologies o Creative power of employees indispensable in carrying through... Read More

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Rainmaker Expands Asia and Offshore Capabilities with Acquisition of Philippines-Based Qinteraction

July 31, 2007

CAMPBELL, Calif., July 23 /-- Rainmaker Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:RMKR), a leading provider of sales and marketing solutions combining hosted application software and execution services, today announced it has acquired privately held Qinteraction, an offshore call center located in the central business district of... Read More

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PRA International Enters Into Merger Agreement With Genstar Capital

July 31, 2007

PRA Stockholders to Receive $30.50 Per Share in Cash; Transaction Valued at $790 Million RESTON, Va., July 25 / -- PRA International (NASDAQ:PRAI), a leading global clinical research organization, today announced that it has entered into a definitive merger agreement to be acquired by affiliates of Genstar... Read More

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Owens Corning to Acquire Saint-Gobain's Reinforcement and Composites Business

July 31, 2007

Converts previously announced joint venture agreement into outright acquisition Accelerates Owens Corning's global growth strategy Improves Owens Corning's ability to serve Composites customers on a global and regional basis TOLEDO, Ohio, July 27 / - Owens Corning (NYSE:OC) today announced the signing of a... Read More

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Huntsman Acquires Global Fluorochemical Product Line for Nonwovens from DuPont

July 31, 2007

BASEL, Switzerland, July 25 /-- Huntsman Corporation (NYSE:HUN) today announced that its Textiles Effects business has signed an agreement to acquire DuPont's global fluorochemical business for the nonwovens industry. The DuPont(TM) Zonyl® fluorochemical product line is used on nonwovens as effective repellents for... Read More

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Federal Signal Acquires Riverchase

July 31, 2007

Forms municipal and government systems business to speed deployment of comprehensive public safety and security system solutions OAK BROOK, Ill., July 25 / -- Federal Signal Corporation, a leader in advancing security and well-being, announced today that it has acquired the business and assets of Birmingham... Read More

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Hifn(TM) Acquires Secure Storage Innovator Siafu Software

July 31, 2007

Acquisition Gives Information Security Leader Hifn Additional Storage Security Software and Expertise, while Expanding Revenue Opportunities and Products to Better Serve the Market LOS GATOS, Calif., July 23 /-- Hifn(TM) (NASDAQ:HIFN), the power behind network and information security, today announced its... Read More

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Constellation Energy Partners (CEP) Closes Acquisition of Oil and Gas Properties in Cherokee Basin

July 31, 2007

BALTIMORE, July 25 /-- Constellation Energy Partners LLC (NYSE:CEP) today announced that it has closed its previously announced acquisition of AMVEST Osage, Inc, a subsidiary of AMVEST Corporation, a privately held company, for an aggregate purchase price of approximately $240 million. "This acquisition is... Read More

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Microsoft to Acquire AdECN, Inc.

July 31, 2007

Deal furthers Microsoft commitment to provide advertisers and publishers with a comprehensive search and display advertising platform REDMOND, Wash., July 26 -- Microsoft Corp. today announced it has agreed to acquire AdECN, Inc., an advertising exchange platform company based near Santa Barbara, Calif. AdECN's... Read More

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Intercim - Pertinence Merger Complete

July 31, 2007

EAGAN, Minn., July 25 /-- Intercim, Inc. and Pertinence, S.A. formally closed the merger they announced in June, forming Intercim, LLC headquartered in suburban St. Paul, Minn. Combining the industry leaders in Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES) and Enterprise Manufacturing Intelligence (EMI) positions Intercim... Read More

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Valley National Gases Announces Acquisition

July 31, 2007

WASHINGTON, Pa., July 26 / -- Valley National Gases Incorporated announced today the recent acquisition of Mitchell Industrial Supply Inc, an industrial gases and welding supply distributor located in Elkhart, Indiana. Mitchell serves customers throughout Northern Indiana and Southwest Michigan. Michael Ziegler... Read More

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Abitibi-Consolidated Shareholders Approve Combination with Bowater

July 31, 2007

MONTREAL, July 26 -- Abitibi-Consolidated Inc. (NYSE:ABY)(NYSE:TSX:)(NYSE:A) announced today that its shareholders have voted in favour of the combination of Abitibi-Consolidated and Bowater Incorporated (NYSE: BOW). The vote on the plan of arrangement required to effect the combination occurred today at a Special... Read More

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Nokia Acquires Twango to Offer a Comprehensive Media Sharing Experience

July 31, 2007

Share Photos, Video and Other Media Through Virtually Any Connected Device ESPOO, Finland, July 24/ -- Nokia (NYSE: NOK) and Twango today announced that Nokia has acquired substantially all assets of Twango (Twango.com). Twango provides a comprehensive media sharing solution for organizing and sharing photos... Read More

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CMP Technology Acquires Semiconductor Insights, Premier Provider of Technical and Intellectual Property Information to the Global Semiconductor Industry

July 30, 2007

Strategic Database Tool Strengthens CMP's Electronics Portfolio MANHASSET, N.Y. and OTTAWA, Canada, July 27 -- CMP Technology, a targeted media and marketing solutions company serving the technology industry, today announced that it has acquired Semiconductor Insights (http://www.semiconductor.com/), the premier... Read More

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Aruba Networks Extends Leadership in Enterprise-Wide Security with the Acquisition of Network Chemistry's Wireless Security Business

July 30, 2007

RFprotect(TM) and BlueScanner(TM) wireless security technology will be integrated into Aruba's secure mobility solutions to enhance intrusion detection and fortify attack resistance SUNNYVALE, Calif., July 23, 2007 - Aruba Networks, Inc., a global leader in secure mobility solutions, today announced the acquisition... Read More

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LAI Acquires Rich Technology International

July 30, 2007

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., July 26, 2007-LAI International, Inc., announced it has acquired Rich Technology International, a leading precision contract manufacturer in New England. LAI, a worldwide supplier of precision components and subassemblies for original equipment manufacturers, completed the acquisition this... Read More

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Fortna and Q4 Combine Strengths in a Planned Merger

July 30, 2007

NASHVILLE, TN and ORANGE, CA (October 2, 2006) - Fortna and Q4 today announce plans to formally merge operations in November 2006, a combination that will deliver higher value, focused core competencies, and expanded service offerings to their clients. The combined company will provide the industry's most complete... Read More