Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Air Products Files Hart-Scott-Rodino Notification for Acquisition of Airgas

August 30, 2010

Notification Follows Execution of Consent Decree with FTC Staff LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa., Aug. 24 -- Air Products (NYSE: APD) today announced it has filed notification with the Federal Trade Commission ("FTC") as required under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvement Act of 1976 for the acquisition of Airgas... Read More

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Golden Phoenix Advances 24 Month Acquisition Plan with July 2010 Signing of Purchase Agreement to Acquire 80% Interest in Vanderbilt Silver and Gold Project

August 30, 2010

SPARKS, Nev., Aug. 25 -- Golden Phoenix Minerals, Inc. (BULLETIN BOARD: GPXM) is pleased to announce that in furtherance of launching its 24-month acquisition plan, on July 6, 2010, it entered into a definitive asset Purchase Agreement to acquire an undivided 80% interest in the historic Vanderbilt Silver/Gold... Read More

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ADP Completes Its Acquisition of Workscape, Inc.

August 26, 2010

Expands and Enhances Benefits and Talent Management Services Portfolio with Market-Leading Solutions Serving Large, Complex Organizations ROSELAND, N.J., Aug. 24 - ADP ®, a leading provider of HR, payroll and benefits administration services, today announced that it has completed its acquisition of privately-held... Read More

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IDEAL Acquires Premier Tool Manufacturer SK Hand Tools

August 26, 2010

IDEAL expands its commitment to "Made In America" mission by keeping manufacturing of iconic tool brand in the United States SYCAMORE, IL, August 23, 2010 -- IDEAL INDUSTRIES, INC. announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to purchase certain assets of SK Hand Tools Corporation, one of... Read More

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PotashCorp Board of Directors Rejects BHP Billiton's Unsolicited Offer

August 26, 2010

o Deems US$130 per Share Offer Wholly Inadequate o Urges Shareholders Not to Tender Their Shares SASKATOON, Canada, August 23, 2010 - Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. ("PotashCorp") today announced that its Board of Directors, after careful consideration with the assistance of its independent financial and... Read More

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Patrick Industries, Inc. Completes Acquisition of Wiring and Electrical Products Distribution Business of Blazon International Group

August 26, 2010

ELKHART, Ind., Aug. 23 - Patrick Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:PATK) (the "Company"), announced today that it has completed the previously announced acquisition of certain assets of Bristol, Indiana-based Blazon International Group ("Blazon"), a distributor of various wiring, electrical, lighting, plumbing and other... Read More

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Nalco Acquisition Boosts Enhanced Oil Recovery Capabilities

August 26, 2010

NAPERVILLE, Ill., Aug. 23, 2010 - Nalco (NYSE:NLC), providing essential expertise for water, energy and air, today announced the acquisition of substantially all of the businesses and assets of Fabrication Technologies, Inc. based in Casper, Wyo. Renamed Nalco Fab-Tech LLC, the company employs 60 people and designs... Read More

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HP Proposes to Acquire 3PAR for $24 Per Share in Cash

August 26, 2010

o Superior proposal provides a significant premium to the Dell transaction; o HP is uniquely positioned to unlock 3PAR's potential given HP's global reach and commitment to innovation; o Transaction will accelerate HP's Converged Infrastructure strategy PALO ALTO, Calif., Aug. 23, 2010 - HP today announced that it... Read More