Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Constellation NewEnergy Gas Division to Acquire Cornerstone Energy, Inc.

March 30, 2007

Acquisition will expand geographic footprint and enhance leadership in natural gas market BALTIMORE, March 19 -- Constellation Energy (NYSE:CEG) announced today that its subsidiary, Constellation NewEnergy -- Gas Division (CNE Gas), has signed an agreement to acquire Cornerstone Energy, Inc. The acquisition will... Read More

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K-Tron Completes Acquisition of Chinese Business

March 30, 2007

FORMS WHOLLY FOREIGN-OWNED ENTERPRISE IN THE PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF CHINA PITMAN, N.J., March 27 / -- K-Tron International, Inc. (Nasdaq: KTII) today reported that is has closed its previously announcedagreement to acquire certain assets of Wuxi Chenghao Machinery Co., Ltd. ("Wuxi Chenghao"), a privately-owned... Read More

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Two Leading North American Coatings Companies Join Forces; Sei Chemical Buys 21st Century Coatings Canada

March 30, 2007

NORTHRIDGE, CA, March 27: SEI Chemical of Northridge, California announces the purchase of 21st Century Coatings Ltd. of Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. According to company sources, the buyout is effective immediately. The significance of the buyout is that it enables customers in more markets worldwide to... Read More

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Quanta Services to Acquire InfraSource Services in All-Stock Transaction

March 30, 2007

o Complementary Capabilities and Expanded Geographic Presence Enable Enhanced Service Offerings in Rapidly Growing Markets o Combined 2006 Revenues of Over $3.1 Billion and Adjusted EBITDA of Over $270 Million o Exchange Ratio of 1.223 Shares of Quanta Stock for Each InfraSource Share o Transaction Expected to be... Read More

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IntercontinentalExchange Delivers Merger Agreement to CBOT Board of Directors

March 30, 2007

ICE to Hold Meeting in Chicago on March 21 for CBOT Members to Discuss ICE's Superior Proposal ATLANTA, March 19 -- IntercontinentalExchange, Inc. (NYSE:ICE) today announced it has delivered a proposed merger agreement to the Board of Directors of CBOT Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:BOT) that accepts substantially all of... Read More

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Polycom Completes SpectraLink Acquisition

March 29, 2007

PLEASANTON, Calif., March 26 -- Polycom, Inc. (NASDAQ:PLCM), the world's leading provider of unified collaborative communications solutions, today announced the expiration of the tender offer by its wholly-owned subsidiary, Spyglass Acquisition Corp., for all outstanding shares of SpectraLink Corp. (NASDAQ:SLNK... Read More

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Oracle Buys In-Memory Data Grid Leader Tangosol

March 29, 2007

Creates First Integrated Platform That Enables Extreme Transaction Processing REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., March 23 -- Oracle today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Tangosol Inc, a leading provider of reliable in-memory data grid software. Data grid software increases application... Read More

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AmQuip Corporation Acquires Shaughnessy Crane Services from NES Rentals

March 29, 2007

Acquisition expands AmQuip's footprint in New England PHILADELPHIA and BOSTON - March 15, 2007 - AmQuip Corporation today announced that it has acquired Shaughnessy Crane Services, a leading crane rental provider in the New England region, from NES Rentals Holdings, Inc. Shaughnessy/AmQuip will offer the most... Read More

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Onstream Media to Acquire Infinite Conferencing

March 29, 2007

POMPANO BEACH, Fla., March 26: Onstream Media Corporation (NASDAQ:ONSM), a leading online service provider of live and on- demand, digital media communications and applications, announced today that it has signed a definitive merger agreement with Infinite Conferencing, a national provider of audio and Web... Read More

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AIG Global Investment Group Invests in Falcon Farms

March 29, 2007

NEW YORK, March 20 -- AIG Global Investment Group (AIGGIG) today announced that AIG Capital Partners, Inc., a member company, has acquired a substantial equity interest in Falcon Farms, a leading importer and distributor of fresh cut flowers in the United States and Canada. Founded in 1987, Falcon Farms operates... Read More

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Beckman Coulter to Acquire Biosite Incorporated

March 28, 2007

Product lines evolve and change; please contact the company for current information. FULLERTON, Calif. and SAN DIEGO: Beckman Coulter, Inc. (NYSE:BEC), a leading developer, manufacturer, and marketer of products that simplify, automate, and innovate complex biomedical tests, and Biosite(R) Incorporated... Read More

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Global Imaging Systems Acquires TML Enterprises, Inc.

March 28, 2007

TAMPA, Fla., March 23 : Global Imaging Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:GISX) announced today that it has acquired TML Enterprises, Inc., headquartered in Manassas, VA, and serving the northern Virginia and western D.C. market. The new acquisition provides complete office technology solutions through sales and service of... Read More

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eSkye® Acquires Modular Information Systems (MIS), a Leading Provider of Winery Management Software Solutions

March 28, 2007

Acquisition to increase eSkye winery software operations by 25% and enables eSkye to offer a complete end-to-end solution including tasting room, wine club, financials and POS MIS CEO Lisa Levsen Corbett to Join eSkye as VP Winery Product Sales GLEN ELLEN, Calif., March 26 / -- eSkye Solutions, Inc., the leading... Read More

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Tyco International to Acquire Suture Manufacturer in Brazil

March 27, 2007

PEMBROKE, Bermuda, March 22: Tyco International Ltd. (NYSE:TYC) today announced that Tyco Healthcare's Surgical Devices business has acquired Polysuture, a Brazilian suture manufacturer. Terms of the transaction, which is subject to regulatory approval in Brazil, were not disclosed. "Tyco Healthcare's acquisition... Read More

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Venoco, Inc. Signs Agreements to Acquire Fields in Texas and California

March 27, 2007

DENVER, March 21: Venoco, Inc. (NYSE:VQ) today announced it has recently signed two purchase and sale agreements including one to acquire the West Montalvo field located in Ventura County, California. The other, separate agreement was signed to acquire several Texas Gulf Coast fields, including the Manvel field in... Read More

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Toyota Acquires ProLift Industrial Equipment Co., LLC

March 27, 2007

IRVINE, Calif. (February 28, 2007) - Toyota Material Handling, U.S.A., Inc. (TMHU) announced today the acquisition of ProLift Industrial Equipment Co., LLC, one of Toyota's most successful lift truck dealerships based in Louisville, Ky., with branches in Evansville, Ind.; Cincinnati, Ohio; Lexington, Ky.; Dayton... Read More

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Verder Group Acquires Autoclude

March 27, 2007

The Verder Group and Samuel Hodge announced that they have reached an in principle agreement under which the Verder Group will acquire 100% of the shares in Autoclude Ltd. Autoclude designs and manufactures peristaltic pumps for mainly the OEM and the laboratory market. The company has distributors in many... Read More

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Kennametal to Acquire Advanced Materials Business

March 26, 2007

LATROBE, Pa., March 22 -- Kennametal Inc. (NYSE:KMT) announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Purity Metal Holdings, Inc. and its wholly-owned subsidiary, International Specialty Alloys, Inc. (ISA). Closing is planned for April 2007 and remains subject to customary regulatory approvals... Read More

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Jacobs Signs Letter of Intent to Acquire Edwards and Kelcey

March 26, 2007

PASADENA, Calif., March 22 -- Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE:JEC) announced today that they signed a letter of intent to acquire Edwards and Kelcey, a 1,000-person firm headquartered in Morristown, N.J. Founded in 1946, Edwards and Kelcey is a nationally recognized engineering, design, planning, and... Read More

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Univar and CHEMCENTRAL Agree to Revised Merger Terms

March 26, 2007

ROTTERDAM, The Netherlands, March 21 /- Univar N.V. (Euronext Amsterdam: UNIVR), a world leader in chemical distribution, today announced that its US subsidiary, Univar USA, has entered into a revised agreement to acquire 100% of the shares of CHEMCENTRAL Corporation. Univar originally announced on March 12, 2007... Read More