Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

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

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EaglePicher Corporation Reaches Agreement to Sell EaglePicher Boron, LLC to Ceradyne, Inc. for $69 Million

July 6, 2007

INKSTER, Mich., June 27 /-- EaglePicher Corporation (EaglePicher) today announced that it has entered into an agreement to sell EaglePicher Boron, LLC (EP Boron) to Ceradyne, Inc. (NASDAQ:CRDN). The two companies have signed a Purchase Agreement for approximately $69 million in cash. EP Boron, located in Quapaw... Read More

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EGL Announces Record Date and Meeting Date for Annual Meeting of Shareholders to Approve CEVA Merger and Elect Directors

July 6, 2007

HOUSTON, June 26 / -- EGL, Inc. (NASDAQ:EAGL) ("EGL" or the "Company") today announced that it has set the close of business of June 11, 2007 as the record date for determining the shareholders entitled to receive notice of, and to vote at, the annual meeting to be held to elect directors of the Company and to... Read More

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Gomez Adds Extensive Cross-Platform Testing Solution through Acquisition of BrowserCam

July 6, 2007

On-demand service allows web designers and developers to test their applications on hundreds of platform combinations LEXINGTON, Mass., June 28 / -- Gomez Inc., the leader in web application experience management, today announced it has acquired BrowserCam to solidify its offerings for cross-platform web experience... Read More

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Genzyme Corporation Moves Closer to Acquiring Bioenvision, Inc.

July 6, 2007

Request for Preliminary Injunction to Prevent Transaction is Withdrawn CAMBRIDGE, Mass., June 27 / -- Genzyme Corporation (NASDAQ:GENZ) announced today that a motion for a preliminary injunction to delay its proposed acquisition of Bioenvision, Inc. (NASDAQ:BIVN) has been withdrawn in the Delaware Court of... Read More

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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