Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Harris Corporation to Acquire Multimax Incorporated, an IT and Communications Services Provider to the U.S. Government

June 11, 2007

Also Provides Updated Fiscal Year 2007 and 2008 Earnings Guidance WASHINGTON and MELBOURNE, Fla., May 31 /-- Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS), an international communications and information technology company, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Multimax Incorporated, a leading provider of information... Read More

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Western Refining Completes Acquisition of Giant Industries

June 11, 2007

EL PASO, Texas, May 31: Western Refining, Inc. (NYSE:WNR) today announced that it has completed its acquisition of Giant Industries, Inc. With this acquisition, Western is the fourth largest publicly-traded independent refiner and marketer in the United States, with a total crude oil throughput capacity of... Read More

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Kinder Morgan, Inc. Going-Private Transaction Closes

June 11, 2007

HOUSTON, May 30 /-- Kinder Morgan, Inc. (NYSE:KMI) today announced that the acquisition of KMI by investors including Chairman and CEO Richard D. Kinder has closed. Additional investors in the going-private transaction include other senior members of KMI management, co-founder Bill Morgan, board members Fayez... Read More

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Software AG Assumes Ownership of webMethods, Inc.

June 11, 2007

DARMSTADT, Germany, May 29 -- Software AG (TecDAX, ISIN DE 0003304002 / SOW), today announced that webMethods shareholders tendered approximately 53,107,722 shares, representing 93.4% of the shares outstanding. Pursuant to the terms of Software AG's offer for all of the outstanding common stock of webMethods which... Read More

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Monsanto Company Reaches Agreement with U.S. Department of Justice on Elements of Consent Decree, Set to Complete Its Acquisition of Delta and Pine Land Company

June 11, 2007

ST. LOUIS, May 31: Monsanto Company (NYSE:MON) announced today that it has reached an agreement with the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) that will allow it to complete its proposed acquisition of Delta and Pine Land Company. Under terms of the agreement, which was filed today in Federal Court in Washington, D.C... Read More

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Quest Diagnostics Plans to Complete Acquisition of AmeriPath on May 31

June 11, 2007

LYNDHURST, N.J., May 30: Quest Diagnostics Incorporated (NYSE:DGX), the leading provider of diagnostic testing, information and services, announced today that it plans to complete its previously announced acquisition of AmeriPath, Inc. on May 31, 2007. The waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust... Read More

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Quest Diagnostics Completes Acquisition of AmeriPath

June 11, 2007

LYNDHURST, N.J., MAY 31: Quest Diagnostics Incorporated (NYSE:DGX), the leading provider of diagnostic testing, information and services, announced that today it completed its previously announced acquisition of AmeriPath, Inc., a national diagnostic testing company. "This acquisition creates the world's premier... Read More

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Universal Compression Partners Agrees to Acquire Additional Assets From Universal Compression Holdings

June 11, 2007

HOUSTON, May 29 -- Universal Compression Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:UCO) and Universal Compression Partners, L.P. (NASDAQ:UCLP) announced today that Universal Compression Partners has agreed to acquire from Universal Compression Holdings a fleet of approximately 715 compressor units, comprising approximately 270,000... Read More

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Anacomp Completes Acquisition of CaseLogistix

June 8, 2007

SAN DIEGO, May 30: Anacomp Inc. , a leader in document and business process management solutions, today announced it has completed the acquisition of CaseLogistix Inc., a leading provider of evidence and litigation management solutions. CaseLogistix market leading solutions allow legal teams to quickly collect... Read More

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Cisco Completes Acquisition of WebEx

June 8, 2007

SAN JOSE, Calif., May 29 / -- Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) today announced the completion of its acquisition of WebEx Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:WEBX). WebEx is a market leader in on-demand collaboration applications, and its network-based solution for delivering business-to-business collaboration extends... Read More

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CheckFree Closes Acquisition of Upstream Technologies LLC

June 8, 2007

ATLANTA, May 31 / -- CheckFree Corporation (NASDAQ:CKFR) today announced that it has completed its acquisition of substantially all of the assets of Upstream Technologies LLC, a Boston-based provider of advanced investment decision support and trade order management tools. The business will be integrated with the... Read More

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Autodesk Extends 3D Leadership with Acquisition of NavisWorks

June 8, 2007

SAN RAFAEL, Calif., May 31: Autodesk, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADSK) today announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire NavisWorks, a privately-held company based in Sheffield, England that provides software for 3D coordination, collaboration and sequencing in design and construction for approximately $25 million in USD... Read More

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Alcan Inc. Reaches Agreement in Principle for the Sale of Its Vlissingen Smelter to Klesch & Company Limited

June 8, 2007

PARIS, May 31: Alcan announced today that it has reached an agreement in principle with UK-based Klesch & Company Limited (Klesch) regarding the sale of its Vlissingen smelter in the Netherlands. Alcan owns 85% of the smelter and Hunter Douglas, which holds the remaining 15% interest, has confirmed its intention to... Read More

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Dominion to Streamline Corporate Structure by Merging CNG Subsidiaryinto Holding Company

June 8, 2007

RICHMOND, Va., May 31: Dominion (NYSE:D) announced today that it intends to merge its wholly owned subsidiary, Consolidated Natural Gas Company, into the parent holding company, Dominion Resources, Inc., as part of a move to streamline its corporate structure. The merger is targeted for the second to third quarter... Read More

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Duke Energy Acquires Tierra Energy's Wind Development Business

June 8, 2007

CHARLOTTE, N.C., May 29: Duke Energy today announced that it has acquired the wind power development business of Tierra Energy, a leading wind power development company located in Austin, Texas, from Energy Investors Funds for an undisclosed amount. The purchase includes more than 1,000 megawatts of wind assets... Read More

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Genzyme Corporation to Acquire Bioenvision, Inc.

June 8, 2007

To Gain Exclusive, Worldwide Rights to Clofarabine CAMBRIDGE, Mass. and NEW YORK, May 29 /-- Genzyme Corporation (NASDAQ:GENZ) and Bioenvision, Inc. (NASDAQ:BIVN) announced today that they have reached an agreement under which Genzyme will acquire Bioenvision in an all cash transaction valued at $5.60 per... Read More

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21X Investments LLC Acquires Controlling Interest in Notify Technology Corporation

June 7, 2007

SAN JOSE, Calif., May 30 /-- Notify Technology Corporation (BULLETIN BOARD: NTFY) announced today that it was informed that 21X Investments LLC, an entity of which David Brewer, a director of the Company since February 2000, is the sole member and manager, has entered into a Securities Purchase Agreement with... Read More

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Broadcom Completes Acquisition of Octalica, Inc.

June 7, 2007

IRVINE, Calif. and NEWTON CENTRE, Mass., May 29: Broadcom Corporation (NASDAQ:BRCM), a global leader in semiconductors for wired and wireless communications, today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Octalica, Inc. Octalica is a privately-held fabless semiconductor company that specializes in the... Read More

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CACI Completes Acquisition of Institute for Quality Management, Inc.

June 7, 2007

ARLINGTON, Va., May 31: CACI International Inc (NYSE:CAI) announced today that it has completed its transaction to purchase the stock of the Institute for Quality Management, Inc. (IQM). IQM is a leading provider of performance management consulting and operational support services to the Intelligence Community and... Read More

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CPM Acquires UK-Based Wolverine Proctor & Schwartz Ltd.

June 7, 2007

WATERLOO, Iowa-CPM, the world's leading equipment provider for particle size reduction and pelleting, announces the acquisition of UK-based Wolverine Proctor & Schwartz LTD. of Glasgow, Scotland. The company will be combined with CPM's US-based Wolverine Proctor, which was acquired in July of 2006. "This... Read More