Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Leading U.S. Commercial Property Information Provider CoStar Group, Inc. Acquires Propex and its Product Lines, Shopproperty and Screenedata

March 1, 2007

BETHESDA, Md., Feb. 22: CoStar Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSGP), the number one provider of information services to the commercial real estate industry in the United States, announced that its wholly owned U.K. subsidiary, CoStar Limited, has acquired Property Investment Exchange Limited (Propex) for approximately $22... Read More

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Commercial Metals Bids to Acquire Croatian Mill

February 28, 2007

IRVING, Texas, Feb. 20: Commercial Metals Company (NYSE:CMC), headquartered in Irving, Texas, announced that its Swiss subsidiary, Commercial Metals International AG, has submitted a bid to acquire Valjaonica Cijevi Sisak (Sisak) from the Croatian Privatization Fund. CMC is apparently one of two bidders who... Read More

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Serena Software Closes Acquisition of Pacific Edge

February 28, 2007

Project and Portfolio Management Leader is Key Addition to Change Governance Strategy SAN MATEO, Calif.-- Serena Software, Inc., the Change Governance(TM) leader, today announced that it has completed its acquisition of Pacific Edge Software, Inc., a leading provider of Project and Portfolio Management (PPM... Read More

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Trimble Announces Determination of Merger Consideration

February 28, 2007

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Feb. 9:Trimble (NASDAQ:TRMB) today announced that, as permitted by their merger agreement, Trimble has elected to pay the $7.50 per share merger consideration with $5.00 in cash and $2.50 in newly issued Trimble common stock, payable to @Road stockholders in connection with Trimble's pending... Read More

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3M to Acquire Safety Business of POMP Medical and Occupational Health Products LLC; Acquisition Enhances 3M's Safety Products and Technology Platform

February 28, 2007

ST. PAUL, Minn.-(BUSINESS WIRE)-June 8, 2006-3M announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the safety business of POMP Medical and Occupational Health Products LLC, a key provider of products such as earplugs, eyewear, and hand creams, based in Porto Alegre, Brazil, including related... Read More

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HighJump Software Completes Acquisition of Delivery Management Solutions Provider Global Beverage Group Inc.

February 28, 2007

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn-HighJump Software, a 3M company, has completed its acquisition of Global Beverage Group Inc. (GBG), a provider of delivery management solutions for the direct-store-delivery of consumer packaged goods. HighJump Software helps customers streamline supply chain operations from the original source... Read More

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Amdocs Completes Acquisition of SigValue Technologies

February 28, 2007

ST. LOUIS, Feb. 8: Amdocs (NYSE:DOX), the leading provider of software and services to enable integrated customer management and the intentional customer experience(TM), today announced that it completed the acquisition of SigValue Technologies, Inc. (SigValue), a provider of an integrated billing, customer care... Read More

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HighJump Software Acquires Pinnacle; Acquisition Will Strengthen Customers' Ability to Meet Global Supply Chain Demands

February 28, 2007

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn.-July 6, 2006-HighJump Software, a 3M company, announced today that it has acquired Pinnacle Distribution Concepts Inc. HighJump Software is a global provider of adaptable supply chain execution (SCE) solutions. Pinnacle is a leading transportation management system (TMS) provider specializing in... Read More

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National Oilwell Varco Completes Acquisition of Rolligon Ltd.

February 28, 2007

HOUSTON-- National Oilwell Varco, Inc. (NYSE:NOV) announced today that it has acquired all of the operating assets of Rolligon Ltd. ("Rolligon"). Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed. Based in College Station, Texas, Rolligon fabricates equipment used in the completion and servicing of oil and gas wells... Read More

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3M to Acquire Security Printing and Systems Limited -- Acquisition Broadens 3M's Secure Document and Issuance Platform

February 28, 2007

ST. PAUL, Minn. & BRACKNELL, England-July 18, 2006-3M announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement with authentos GmbH, Germany, to acquire Security Printing and Systems Limited (SPSL), a leading producer of finished, personalized passports and secure cards headquartered in Manchester, U.K. Terms... Read More

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3M to Acquire Archon Technologies Inc.; Acquisition Expands 3M Solutions for Motor Vehicle Agencies

February 28, 2007

ST. PAUL, Minn.-July 20, 2006-3M announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Archon Technologies Inc., a Denver-Colo.-based provider of enterprise software solutions for motor vehicle agencies. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Archon's enterprise software systems manage... Read More

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Xerox Completes Acquisition of XMPie

February 28, 2007

Combined Technology Strengthens Personalized Communication Capabilities ROCHESTER, N.Y.-- Xerox Corporation (NYSE: XRX) has completed the previously announced acquisition of XMPie for $54 million, a move that further strengthens the growing trend of personalized communications and cross-media marketing campaigns... Read More

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3M Completes Acquisition of Archon Technologies Inc.

February 28, 2007

ST. PAUL, Minn--Aug. 1, 2006--3M announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Archon Technologies Inc., a Denver, Colo.-based provider of enterprise software solutions for motor vehicle agencies. Archon's enterprise software systems manage and integrate motor vehicle agency operations including vehicle... Read More

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Siemens Strengthens Its Range of Solutions for Wastewater Treatment with the Takeover of the Italian Company, Sernagiotto Technologies

February 28, 2007

Warrendale, Pa., July 14, 2006 -- The Siemens Industrial Solutions and Services (I&S) Group, a leading global provider in water and wastewater treatment, has strengthened its position in the biosolids treatment and dewatering equipment market with the takeover of the Italian company Sernagiotto Technologies S.p.A... Read More

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Verizon and FairPoint Agree to Merge Verizon's Wireline Businesses in Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont with Current Operations of FairPoint

February 28, 2007

Verizon to Spin Off These Wireline Businesses Prior to Merger FairPoint to Add Jobs, Provide Seamless Transition for Current Employees and Invest in Increased Broadband Access for Consumers in Northern New England NEW YORK, Jan. 16 -- Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) and FairPoint Communications, Inc... Read More

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Yosemite Enriches Affordable Data Protection Offerings with Acquisiton of Filekeeper

February 27, 2007

Strategic Move Reinforces Yosemite's Leadership Position in the Growing Small and Medium Business Market for Data Protection Solutions SAN JOSE, Calif., Feb. 13 -- Yosemite Technologies, Inc., a global provider of data protection solutions that span from the desktop to the data center, today announced that it has... Read More

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Owens Corning and Saint-Gobain Create 'OCV Reinforcements'

February 27, 2007

The New Leader in the Reinforcements and Composites Business TOLEDO, Ohio and PARIS, February 21 -- Owens Corning (NYSE: OC) and Saint-Gobain (OTC: CODGF) representatives jointly announced today that they have signed a joint-venture agreement to merge Owens Corning's Reinforcements Business and Saint-Gobain's... Read More

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Trelleborg Acquires American Reeves Brothers Inc.

February 27, 2007

Becomes Global Leader in Polymer-Coated High-Precision Material STOCKHOLM, Sweden -- Trelleborg (STO:TRELB), through its Engineered Systems business area, has signed an agreement to acquire the American company Reeves Brothers Inc., with about 1,000 employees and annual sales of approximately SEK 1.4... Read More

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Kenexa Announces Agreement to Acquire BrassRing

February 27, 2007

Company Expects 3Q Results to Meet or Exceed the Upper End of Previously Issued Guidance WAYNE, Pa.-- Kenexa (Nasdaq: KNXA), a leading provider of software, services and proprietary content that enable organizations to more effectively recruit and retain employees, today announced an agreement to acquire... Read More

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Evraz to Acquire Oregon Steel Mills for US$2.3 Billion

February 27, 2007

LUXEMBOURG & PORTLAND, Ore.-- Evraz Group S.A. (LSE:EVR) ("Evraz") and Oregon Steel Mills (NYSE:OS) ("Oregon Steel") today announced that they have signed a definitive agreement under which Evraz will acquire Oregon Steel for $63.25 per share, or an aggregate price of approximately $2.3 billion. The offer price of... Read More