Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Proposed Demerger of Aker Solutions; Publication of Information Memorandum

April 11, 2011

6 April 2011 - In accordance with the strategy previously disclosed, the Board of Directors of Aker Solutions ASA ("Aker Solutions") has resolved to propose to the shareholders of Aker Solutions that Aker Solutions is to be demerged. Through the proposed demerger, Kværner ASA ("Kværner") - a company established for... Read More

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Walter Meier Acquires UK-Based JS Humidifiers

April 11, 2011

With the acquisition of the UK market leader in humidification, the climate and manufacturing technology group Walter Meier is consolidating its leading position in the global humidification market. Following its recent acquisition of its distributor in Denmark, the purchase of JS Humidifiers is a further... Read More

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Teradata Completes Acquisition of Aster Data

April 11, 2011

Bringing together two leaders to deliver powerful insights for organizations SAN DIEGO, April 6, 2011 -- Teradata (NYSE: TDC) has completed its acquisition of Aster Data Systems, Inc., a leader in big data analytics. The acquisition will expand Teradata's portfolio and bring businesses greater depth of analytic... Read More

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Berlin Packaging Completes Integration with Continental Packaging

April 11, 2011

Expands Footprint to Over 80 Sales & Warehouse Locations CHICAGO, April 6, 2011 - Berlin Packaging, a leading full-service supplier of plastic, glass, and metal containers and closures, announced today that it has completed the integration of all operations of Chicago-based Continental Packaging Solutions following... Read More

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Transcat Completes Acquisition of CMC Instrument Services, Inc.

April 11, 2011

o Furthers strategy to expand market share in calibration services through acquisitions o Fourth calibration services acquisition in less than two years ROCHESTER, NY, April 5, 2011 - Transcat, Inc. (Nasdaq: TRNS) ("Transcat" or the "Company"), a leading distributor of professional grade handheld test and... Read More

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Rochester Medical Completes Acquisition of Laprolan

April 11, 2011

STEWARTVILLE, Minn., April 7, 2011 -- Rochester Medical Corporation (NASDAQ: ROCM) today announced that it has now completed the previously announced purchase of Laprolan B.V., the former Medical Supplies Division and wholly owned subsidiary of Fornix BioSciences N.V. Under the terms of the purchase agreement the... Read More

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CA Technologies Acquires Leading IT Consulting Firm, Base Technologies

April 11, 2011

Acquisition to Further Accelerate CA Technologies Growing U.S. Public Sector Business ISLANDIA, N.Y., April 6, 2011 - CA Technologies (NASDAQ: CA) today announced the acquisition of Base Technologies, a privately-held consulting firm focused on the management of government IT assets, with leading practices in... Read More

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Artemis Beteiligungen III AG Becomes New Majority Shareholder of Feintool with 81.2%

April 11, 2011

The Feintool Board of Directors acknowledges that Artemis Beteiligungen III AG, owned by Michael Pieper, has acquired a majority stake in Feintool under the terms of the public purchase offer of 31 January 2011. It holds 81.2% of the company's equity as of 7 April 2011. Subject to completion of the transaction, it... Read More

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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