Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

ADVENTRX Signs Definitive Agreement to Acquire SynthRx Inc.

February 17, 2011

o All-stock transaction (assuming stockholder approval) o Over 95% of merger consideration based on milestone achievement o Over 75% of merger consideration based on NDA acceptance/approval o Conference call to discuss pending acquisition today at 8:30 am ET SAN DIEGO, Feb. 14, 2011 - ADVENTRX Pharmaceuticals, Inc... Read More

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GE Completes Acquisition of Next-Generation Wind Turbine Tower Technology

February 16, 2011

Technology Designed to Allow Taller Towers while Lowering Wind Farm Installation and Transportation Costs SCHENECTADY, N.Y. - 11 February 2011 - GE (NYSE: GE) announced today the acquisition of next generation technology from Wind Tower Systems, LLC (WTS) that is expected to enable taller wind turbine towers. The... Read More

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Telogis Acquires Mobile Resource and Fleet Management Solutions Business of Intergis

February 15, 2011

Acquisition further positions Telogis as the fastest growing Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) enterprise platform for location-based services (LBS). ALISO VIEJO, Calif., Feb. 8, 2011 - Telogis Inc., the platform for location intelligence, has acquired certain assets and substantially all of the business of Intergis, a... Read More

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RPM's Euclid Chemical Company Acquires Synthetic Fiber Manufacturer

February 15, 2011

MEDINA, Ohio, Feb. 10, 2011 - RPM International Inc. (NYSE: RPM) today announced that its subsidiary, The Euclid Chemical Company (Euclid Chemical), has acquired PSI Packaging, Inc. (PSI), a producer of micro- and macro-fibers for the ready-mixed and pre-cast concrete market. With headquarters and manufacturing... Read More

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The Micromanipulator Co. Signs NW Test Solutions, Inc. of Beaverton, Oregon for Pacific Northwest Sales

February 15, 2011

CARSON CITY, NV - February 9, 2011 - The Micromanipulator Company, a leading manufacturer of analytical probing equipment and accessories for the global semiconductor industry, today announced they've reached an agreement with NW Test Solutions, Inc. of Beaverton, Oregon. NW Test will represent Micromanipulator for... Read More

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Extrusion Technology Acquires Purcell Technologies

February 14, 2011

February 9, 2011 Randolph, MA - Extrusion Technology, parent company of the XTech and Triple E brands, today announced the acquisition of Purcell Technologies, Inc. headquartered in Brentwood, California. "The acquisition of Purcell enables us to continue the expansion of our Front Panel capabilities - both... Read More

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BD Announces Agreement to Acquire Accuri Cytometers, Inc.

February 11, 2011

Would Broaden Flow Cytometry Offerings to Researchers FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J., Feb. 7, 2011 - BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) (NYSE: BDX), a leading global medical technology company, announced today that it signed a definitive agreement to acquire Accuri Cytometers, Inc., an Ann Arbor, Michigan-based company that... Read More

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Herley Industries, Inc. to Be Acquired by Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. for $19 Per Share in Cash

February 11, 2011

LANCASTER, Pa., Feb. 7, 2011 - Herley Industries, Inc. (Nasdaq: HRLY), a leader in the design, development and manufacture of microwave technology solutions for the defense, aerospace and medical industries worldwide, today announced that the Company has signed a definitive agreement to be acquired by Kratos Defense... Read More

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Quad Energy Corp. Announces Details of Cave Pool Oil Properties Purchased from Blugrass Energy Inc.

February 11, 2011

ORLANDO, Feb. 8, 2011 - Quad Energy Corp. (Pink Sheets: CDID) is pleased to offer more details on its recent acquisition from Blugrass Energy of a 100% ownership in the Cave Pool Properties in Eddy County New Mexico. The property has 2800 acres more or less of mineral leases with 30 existing wells. Most of the... Read More

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Milwaukee's RCB Awards Expands Operation with Acquisition of Brookfield Awards

February 10, 2011

Milwaukee-based RCB Awards, a custom awards, trophy and recognition program provider, recently announced the acquisition of Brookfield Awards. The announcement follows the retirement of Brookfield Awards proprietor. Brookfield Awards has been in business nearly forty years. RCB will retain all Brookfield Awards... Read More

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Danaher to Acquire Beckman Coulter, Inc.

February 10, 2011

ORANGE COUNTY, Calif., Feb. 7, 2011 - Beckman Coulter, Inc. (NYSE: BEC), a leading developer, manufacturer and marketer of products that simplify, automate and innovate complex biomedical testing, and Danaher, a diversified technology leader that designs, manufactures, and markets innovative products and services to... Read More

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Beijer Electronics Acquires the Data Communications Company Korenix

February 10, 2011

Beijer Electronics has signed an agreement to acquire a majority of the Taiwanese technology and industrial data communications company Korenix Technology Co. Ltd. Together with Westermo, a world-leading offering in the business area Industrial Data Communications (IDC) is formed. Earlier this year, Beijer... Read More

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Omnicom Group's Diversified Agency Services (DAS) Acquires Communispace

February 10, 2011

NEW YORK, Feb. 7, 2011 - Diversified Agency Services (DAS), a division of Omnicom Group Inc. (NYSE: OMC), announced today that it has acquired Communispace Corporation, the research pioneer of online consumer insight communities for the world's leading brands. Communispace uses innovative market research practices... Read More

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UL Environment Expands Portfolio with Addition of GREENGUARD Certification Programs

February 9, 2011

UL Environment acquires indoor air quality market leaders Air Quality Sciences and its certifying body GREENGUARD Environmental Institute NORTHBROOK, Ill., Feb. 2, 2011 - UL Environment, a business unit of UL (Underwriters Laboratories), an independent product safety certification organization, announced today that... Read More

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Synchronica Acquires Neustar NGM's IM Business: Adds Eleven Carrier and Two OEM Contracts to Synchronica's Client Base

February 9, 2011

Royal Tunbridge Wells, February 4, 2011. - Synchronica plc (AIM: SYNC, TSX-V: SYN), the international provider of next-generation mobile messaging services, has entered into an agreement to acquire Neustar NGM's instant messaging (IM) business. The deal includes eleven contracts with tier one / tier two mobile... Read More

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GE Completes $3 Billion Acquisition of Dresser, Inc.

February 9, 2011

Move Marks Latest Expansion of GE's Global Energy Infrastructure Business ATLANTA - 01 February 2011 - GE (NYSE: GE) today announced the successful closing of its $3 billion acquisition of Dresser, Inc., a global energy infrastructure technology and service provider, from funds managed by Riverstone Holdings LLC... Read More

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Newmont Expands Nevada Growth Potential with Acquisition of Fronteer Gold

February 8, 2011

DENVER, Feb. 3, 2011 - Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE: NEM) ("Newmont" or "the Company") and Fronteer Gold Inc. (TSX, NYSE Amex: FRG) ("Fronteer Gold") today announced that they have entered into an agreement pursuant to which Newmont will acquire all of the outstanding common shares of Fronteer Gold by way of a... Read More

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Cenveo Completes Acquisition of MeadWestvaco's Envelope Products Business

February 8, 2011

STAMFORD, Conn., Feb. 1, 2011 - Cenveo, Inc. (NYSE: CVO) announced today that it completed its previously announced acquisition of the Envelope Products Group of MeadWestvaco (NYSE: MWV). The Envelope Products Group manufactures and distributes envelope products for the billing, financial and direct mail markets and... Read More

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GE Completes $3 Billion Acquisition of Dresser, Inc

February 8, 2011

Move Marks Latest Expansion of GE's Global Energy Infrastructure Business ATLANTA - 01 February 2011 - GE (NYSE: GE) today announced the successful closing of its $3 billion acquisition of Dresser, Inc., a global energy infrastructure technology and service provider, from funds managed by Riverstone Holdings LLC... Read More

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Atalasoft Announces Acquisition of TWAIN Toolkit Vendor Dosadi, LLC

February 8, 2011

EASTHAMPTON, Mass., Feb. 2, 2011 - Atalasoft, provider of software tools that power Microsoft .NET scanning and imaging applications, today announced the acquisition of Dosadi LLC, provider of popular controls and utilities for adding TWAIN document capture to web and Windows applications. Dosadi's technologies... Read More