Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Magnum Semiconductor Agrees to Acquire LSI Consumer Products Business

July 6, 2007

MILPITAS, Calif., June 27 -- LSI Corporation (NYSE:LSI) and Magnum Semiconductor, Inc. announced today that they have entered into a definitive agreement under which Magnum will acquire the LSI consumer products business in a transaction to be funded by private equity investment. The combination of each company's... Read More

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Franklin Electric Completes the Acquisition of Pump Brands (Proprietary) Limited

July 5, 2007

BLUFFTON, Ind., June 25 -- Franklin Electric Co., Inc. (NASDAQ:FELE), the world's largest manufacturer of submersible electric motors and a leading supplier of water pumping and fueling pumping systems, announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Pump Brands (Pty) Limited, Johannesburg, South Africa... Read More

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Carrier Acquires HVAC Distributor in Northern California

July 5, 2007

FARMINGTON, Conn., June 28 / -- Carrier Corp. has signed a letter of intent to acquire E.B. Ward & Company / Valair, a long- standing Carrier distributor of residential, light commercial and commercial products. The purchase price is not being disclosed. Carrier, a unit of United Technologies Corp., is the largest... Read More

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Elektrobit Corporation (EB) Acquires 7iD Technologies Gmbh to Strengthen its Wireless Sensor Solutions Business with EPCglobal Certified RFID Software Solutions

July 5, 2007

Elektrobit Corporation (EB) has today purchased 100 per cent of the shares in 7iD Technologies GmbH (the Transaction). 7iD, a company specialising in RFID technology, provides services and products for system integrators and RFID companies and delivers technology and turn-key solutions for supply chain and asset... Read More

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Boston Scientific Announces Agreement to Acquire Remon Medical Technologies, Inc.

July 5, 2007

NATICK, Mass., June 25 -- Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE:BSX) today announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Remon Medical Technologies Inc., a privately held company based in Caesarea, Israel. The acquisition is subject to customary closing conditions and completion of due diligence, and is... Read More

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Rohm and Haas Completes Sale of European Automotive Coatings Business to Mäder

July 5, 2007

Frankfurt, Germany, June 29, 2007 - Rohm and Haas Company (NYSE: ROH) has finalized the sale of its European Automotive Coatings business, including its manufacturing site in Strullendorf, Germany, to the M├Ąder Group, a leading independent manufacturer of hi-tech industrial paints and coatings based in Lille... Read More

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CONSOL Energy Reconciliation of EBITDA for AMVEST Acquisition

July 5, 2007

PITTSBURGH, June 22 / -- CONSOL Energy previously disclosed the trailing twelve month EBITDA (Earnings Before Interest, Taxes, Depreciation, Depletion and Amortization) ending April 30, 2007 for the acquisition of AMVEST Corporation announced on June 18, 2007. The detailed reconciliation can be found on the... Read More

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Virtual PBX Acquires Open Communication Systems

July 5, 2007

Maker of Radio Handi Brings Conferencing and Group Communications to Leader in Hosted Phone Services SAN JOSE, Calif., June 21 / -- Virtual PBX(TM), (http://www.virtualpbx.com/), inventor and leading supplier of hosted PBX services, has acquired Open Communication Systems (OCS), a developer of next-generation... Read More

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Roche Completes Acquisition of BioVeris

July 5, 2007

Roche Diagnostics is free to expand its immunochemistry business into new market segments INDIANAPOLIS, June 26 -- Roche Diagnostics today announces that it has completed its acquisition of BioVeris. Roche signed the merger agreement with BioVeris for approximately $600 million on April 4, 2007. This means Roche... Read More

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CHS and Land O'Lakes Repositioning Agriliance Businesses

July 3, 2007

CHS to Acquire Crop Nutrients; Land O'Lakes to Acquire Crop Protection Products INVER GROVE HEIGHTS, Minn., June 21 -- Agriliance LLC owners Land O'Lakes, Inc. and CHS Inc. today announced that they are repositioning two business segments of the Agriliance agronomy joint venture. CHS is acquiring the crop... Read More

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Hologic to Acquire BioLucent, Inc.

July 3, 2007

Proprietary MammoPad Breast Cushion for Improved Comfort and Image BEDFORD, Mass., June 21 / -- Hologic, Inc., a leading provider of diagnostic imaging and state-of-the-art digital imaging systems directed towards women's health, today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire BioLucent, Inc... Read More

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Coeur d'Alene and Bolnisi Extend Due Diligence Period

July 3, 2007

COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho, June 22 -- Coeur d'Alene Mines Corporation (NYSE: CDE; TSX: CDM) today announced that Bolnisi has agreed to extend Coeur's due diligence period to July 3, 2007, under the Merger Implementation Agreement relating to Coeur's proposed acquisition of Bolnisi, which is part of a larger transaction... Read More

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Iron Mountain Acquires Accutrac Software, Inc.

July 3, 2007

Software Extends Company's Records Management Solution Portfolio BOSTON, June 25 -- Iron Mountain Incorporated (NYSE:IRM), the global leader in information protection and storage services, today announced its acquisition of Irvine, Calif.-based Accutrac Software, Inc., a provider of records management software and... Read More

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Edcor Expands Service Offerings with Acquisition of BenefitSource, Inc.

July 3, 2007

PONTIAC, Mich., June 22 /-- Today Edcor Data Services (Edcor) announced the acquisition of BenefitSource, Inc. in a stock transaction. BenefitSource is a leading Michigan-based provider of third-party administration (TPA) services for self-insured medical, dental, vision, prescription drugs and short-term... Read More

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ICE Announces Definitive Agreement to Acquire Winnipeg Commodity Exchange

July 3, 2007

ATLANTA, June 22 / -- IntercontinentalExchange, Inc., the leading electronic energy marketplace and soft commodity exchange, announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the Winnipeg Commodity Exchange (WCE), the leading agricultural commodity futures and options exchange in Canada and home... Read More

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Meggitt-USA, Inc. Completes Acquisition of K&F Industries

July 3, 2007

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., June 22 -- K&F Industries Holdings, Inc. ("K&F") (NYSE:KFI) today announced that Meggitt-USA, Inc. ("Meggitt"), a wholly-owned United States subsidiary of Meggitt PLC, has completed the acquisition of K&F for a total purchase price of approximately $1.8 billion, inclusive of retained or retired... Read More

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Deep Down Executes LOI to Acquire Mako Technologies

July 3, 2007

HOUSTON, June 21 -- Deep Down, Inc. (BULLETIN BOARD: DPDW) today announced it has executed a letter of intent (LOI) to acquire Mako Technologies, Inc. (Mako). Headquartered in Morgan City, Louisiana, Mako serves the growing offshore petroleum and marine industries with technical support services, and products... Read More

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Honeywell Agrees to Acquire Enraf, Specialized Instruments and Solutions Leader

July 3, 2007

Enraf technology extends control and field solutions and service in rapidly growing oil, gas and biofuels industries PHOENIX, Arizona - (June 26, 2007) - Honeywell (NYSE: HON) announced today it has signed a definitive agreement valued at approximately $260 million to acquire Enraf Holding B.V., a division of... Read More

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Nucor to Acquire Magnatrax

July 3, 2007

CHARLOTTE, N.C., June 25 / -- Nucor Corporation (NYSE:NUE) announced today that it has entered into a Merger Agreement pursuant to which Nucor will acquire Magnatrax Corporation ("Magnatrax"), via the merger of Magnatrax with a wholly owned subsidiary of Nucor, for a cash purchase price of approximately $280... Read More

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Austin Hardware & Supply, Inc. Acquires Fastener Supplier JPC Specialties

July 3, 2007

Austin Hardware and Supply, Inc. has announced the acquisition of JPC Specialties, a leading supplier of standard and specialty fasteners located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The acquired firm will continue operations from its Philadelphia location under the name JPC Fasteners, an Austin Hardware Company. The... Read More