Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Computershare Acquires Stake in Solium Capital

August 18, 2010

Expanding offering to North American stock option plan clients NEW YORK and TORONTO, Aug. 16 -- Computershare Limited , a leading financial services provider for the global securities industry, today announced it is acquiring a 20% stake in Solium Capital Inc. ("Solium") (TSX: SUM), a leading, global provider of... Read More

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Trimble Acquires Accubid Assets to Expand Its Building Construction Solutions

August 18, 2010

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Aug. 13 - Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) announced today it has acquired the assets of privately-held Accubid Systems based in Concord, Ontario, Canada. Accubid is a leading provider of estimating, project management and service management software and services for electrical and mechanical contractors... Read More

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SAIC Completes Acquisition of Reveal Imaging Technologies, Inc.

August 18, 2010

MCLEAN, Va., Aug. 16 - Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) (NYSE:SAI) today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Reveal Imaging Technologies, Inc., a leading threat detection products and services company. Reveal is headquartered in Bedford, Mass. Reveal supports the efforts of the... Read More

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L.B. Foster Company Announces Extension of Tender Offer for Portec Rail Products, Inc

August 18, 2010

PITTSBURGH, Aug. 16 - L.B. Foster Company ("L.B. Foster", Nasdaq: FSTR) today announced that it is extending its previously announced cash tender offer, through its wholly-owned subsidiary Foster Thomas Company, for all outstanding shares of common stock of Portec Rail Products, Inc., until 12:00 midnight, New York... Read More

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Francisco Partners Completes Acquisition of EF Johnson Technologies, Inc.

August 18, 2010

IRVING, Texas, Aug. 13 - EF Johnson Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:EFJI) today announced that FP-EF Holding Company, Inc., an affiliate of Francisco Partners, a global technology-focused private equity fund, has completed its acquisition of EF Johnson Technologies, Inc. Under the terms of the merger agreement approved... Read More

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IBM to Acquire Unica Corporation

August 18, 2010

Accelerates IBM initiatives to help organizations better understand their customers and transform marketing campaign execution ARMONK, N.Y. and WALTHAM, Mass., Aug. 13 - IBM (NYSE:IBM) and Unica Corporation (NASDAQ:UNCA) today announced they have entered into a definitive agreement for IBM to acquire Unica in a... Read More

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OriGene Technologies Acquires Blue Heron Biotechnology, a Leading U.S. based Gene Synthesis Company

August 18, 2010

ROCKVILLE, Md., Aug. 12 - OriGene Technologies, Inc., a gene-centric life sciences company, announces the acquisition of Blue Heron Biotechnology, a pioneer in the gene synthesis business since 1999. Blue Heron is one of the oldest and most successful gene synthesis companies in the world, providing customers... Read More

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Telestream Executes Definitive Agreement with Anystream Division

August 18, 2010

Deal will Extend Telestream's Leading Position in Enterprise-Class Video Transcoding and Live Encoding Markets NEVADA CITY, Calif., Aug. 13 - Telestream, the leading provider of digital media tools and workflow solutions, today announced the execution of a definitive agreement to acquire the business operations of... Read More