Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Brightstar Corp. Announces Agreement to Acquire Cell Phone Insurance Company eSecuritel

April 11, 2011

Addition of Cell Phone Protection Services Further Broadens Brightstar's Global Solutions Portfolio MIAMI and ALPHARETTA, Ga., April 5, 2011 -- Brightstar Corp., a global leader in solutions for the wireless industry, announced today it has reached an agreement to acquire eSecuritel, a leading provider of cell... Read More

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Curtiss-Wright Flow Control Acquires Douglas Equipment Ltd.

April 11, 2011

Leading supplier of aviation ground support vehicles FALLS CHURCH, Va., April 6, 2011 - Curtiss-Wright Flow Control Company today announced that it has acquired the assets of Douglas Equipment Ltd. for approximately $20 million in cash. Douglas, a leading supplier of aviation support vehicles, will become part of... Read More

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European Commission Approves DuPont Tender Offer to Acquire Danisco

April 11, 2011

COPENHAGEN, Denmark, April 5, 2011 -- The European Commission (EC) has approved, under the European Union Merger Regulation, the tender offer by DuPont Denmark Holding ApS to acquire all of the outstanding shares of Danisco at a price of DKK 665 in cash per share. DuPont Denmark Holding ApS is a wholly owned and... Read More

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Magic Software Continues to Strengthen Its Presence in South Africa

April 11, 2011

Magic Software increases its holding in Magix Integration to 75% OR YEHUDA, Israel, April 6, 2011 - Magic Software Enterprises Ltd. (NASDAQ: MGIC), a global provider of cloud and on-premise enabled application platforms and business integration solutions, today announced that, following its acquisition in January... Read More

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Quantum Global Technologies to Acquire Chamber Cleaning and Coating Services Group from Applied Materials

April 11, 2011

DUBLIN, Pa., April 5, 2011 -- Applied Materials, Inc. (Nasdaq: AMAT) and Quantum Global Technologies, LLC (QuantumClean®) today announced a definitive agreement for QuantumClean to acquire the assets of Applied Materials' Chamber Performances Services (CPS) semiconductor process kit precision cleaning, coating... Read More

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Tramec LLC Acquires Hill Fastener Corporation

April 8, 2011

IOLA, Kan., April 5, 2011 - Gary Sullo, President of Tramec LLC, announces that Tramec has acquired the Hill Fastener Corporation located in Rock Falls, Illinois, owned by Robert Hill, CEO. This acquisition positions Hill Fastener as an integral part of the Tramec LLC fastener business. The legacy of the Hill... Read More

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Medicomp, Inc. Announces Company Purchase from United Therapeutics

April 8, 2011

MELBOURNE, Fla., April 5, 2011 -- Medicomp Inc., previously a wholly-owned subsidiary of United Therapeutics Corporation, announced today that it has been acquired by an investment group made up of current and past Medicomp management led by Dan Balda, MD, Medicomp's President and CEO. The sale was finalized on... Read More

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Curtiss-Wright Flow Control Acquires Douglas Equipment Ltd

April 8, 2011

Leading supplier of aviation ground support vehicles FALLS CHURCH, Va., April 6, 2011 -- Curtiss-Wright Flow Control Company today announced that it has acquired the assets of Douglas Equipment Ltd. for approximately $20 million in cash. Douglas, a leading supplier of aviation support vehicles, will become part... Read More

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Regal Beloit Acquires Ramu, Inc., a Technology Company Backed by Khosla Ventures

April 8, 2011

April 5, 2011 (BELOIT, WI): Regal Beloit Corporation (NYSE: RBC) today announced that it has acquired Ramu, Inc., a motor and control technology company headquartered in Blacksburg, Virginia, backed by the venture capital firm Khosla Ventures. Ramu, Inc. is a startup company founded by Krishnan Ramu with a research... Read More

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Lockheed Martin Completes PAE Divestiture to Lindsay Goldberg, LLC

April 8, 2011

BETHESDA, Md., April 5, 2011 -- Yesterday, Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE: LMT) completed the divestiture of its Pacific Architects and Engineers Incorporated (PAE) business to Lindsay Goldberg, LLC. Terms of the transaction will not be disclosed. The Corporation's decision last June to divest this business... Read More

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Computershare Agrees to Acquire Italy's Leading Supplier of Issuer Services

April 8, 2011

LONDON and PARIS, April 5, 2011 -- Computershare Limited (ASX:CPU) has agreed to purchase Servizio Titoli SpA, Italy's leading provider of issuer services, from the London Stock Exchange Group PLC. Operating since 1995, Servizio Titoli has approximately 50 employees based in Milan, Turin and Rome, delivering... Read More

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Bullion Monarch Mining Acquires Bauxite Property in Brazil

April 8, 2011

ST. GEORGE, Utah, April 5, 2011 -- Bullion Monarch Mining Inc. (BULM) announces acquisition of the Niquelandia bauxite project located near the town of Niquelandia, Goias, Brazil. Geologists believe the deposit to be located at surface or near surface covering a large area, possibly up to 25 km in length and up to 5... Read More

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Acorn Energy Sells Non-Strategic Asset

April 8, 2011

MONTCHANIN, Del., April 5, 2011 -- Acorn Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ: ACFN) announced today that the company has sold its 25% interest in HangXing International Automation Engineering Co. Ltd. ("HangXing") back to the majority owner, China Aero-Polytechnology Establishment ("CAPE") for $492,000. HangXing is a value-added... Read More

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Belden Acquires Poliron in Brazil

April 8, 2011

ST. LOUIS, April 4, 2011 -- Belden Inc. (NYSE: BDC), a global leader in signal transmission solutions for mission critical applications, today announced it has completed the acquisition of Poliron Cabos Eletricos Especiais Ltda, a leading Brazilian cable company, in an all cash transaction valued at approximately... Read More

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TI to Acquire National Semiconductor

April 8, 2011

Complementary portfolios are foundation for growth Conference call on TI and National websites at 4:30 p.m. CDT / 2:30 p.m. PDT today www.ti.com/ir and www.national.com/invest DALLAS and SANTA CLARA, Calif., April 4, 2011 - Texas Instruments Incorporated (TI) (NYSE: TXN) and National Semiconductor (NYSE: NSM) today... Read More

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Screen (USA) and Software Engineer STCA Announce Merger

April 8, 2011

ROLLING MEADOWS, Ill. - Digital printing and prepress solutions provider Screen (USA), a subsidiary of Dainippon Screen Mfg. Co., Ltd., announced its merger with S. Ten Nines California, LLC (STCA), a sister company that engineers software used to drive Screen printing and prepress equipment. Under the merger, STCA... Read More

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FleetPride and Midway Truck Parts Announce Signing of Asset Purchase Agreement

April 7, 2011

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, April 4, 2011 - FleetPride, Inc. and Midway Truck Parts, Inc. announced today they have signed a definitive asset purchase agreement. The asset purchase agreement includes 13 Midway Truck Parts locations in Illinois and one in St. Louis, Missouri. The parties expect to close the transaction on... Read More

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EarthLink Completes Acquisition of One Communications

April 7, 2011

ATLANTA, April 1, 2011 - EarthLink, Inc. (Nasdaq: ELNK), a leading IP infrastructure and services company, today announced that it has completed the acquisition of One Communications Corp. (One Comm), one of the largest privately-held multi-regional integrated telecommunications solutions providers in the United... Read More

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Goodyear Completes Sale of Latin American Farm Tire Business

April 7, 2011

AKRON, Ohio, April 1, 2011 - The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NYSE: GT) announced today that it has completed the previously announced sale of its Latin American farm tire business to Titan Tire Corporation, a subsidiary of Titan International Inc. Goodyear completed the sale for approximately $99 million... Read More

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Huntsman Acquires Chemicals Business of Laffans Petrochemicals Ltd.

April 7, 2011

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, April 2, 2011 - Huntsman Corporation (NYSE: HUN) today announced that it has completed its acquisition of Indian chemical producer Laffans Petrochemicals Ltd., and has taken ownership of the manufacturer's 60kt ethylene oxide derivatives facility in Ankleshwar, Gujarat. The purpose-built plant... Read More