Mergers & Acquisition

Mergers & Acquisition

Central National-Gottesman Acquires Hudson Valley Paper Company

March 4, 2011

PURCHASE, N.Y., March 1, 2011 - Central National-Gottesman Inc. today announced that its Lindenmeyr Munroe division has acquired the assets and business of Hudson Valley Paper Company, one of upstate New York and New England's oldest and most respected fine paper merchants. Hudson Valley is headquartered in Albany... Read More

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Cytec Completes Sale of Building Block Chemicals Business

March 4, 2011

Woodland Park, New Jersey, February 28, 2011 - Cytec Industries Inc. (NYSE:CYT) announced today that it has completed the previously announced sale of its Building Block Chemicals business to an affiliate of H.I.G. Capital, LLC for approximately $180 million which includes a 6 year Note for $15 million. The total... Read More

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Indianapolis-Based Horner Industrial Purchases R.L. Nevitt

March 3, 2011

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. - R.L. Nevitt & Associates, LLC of Louisville has been sold to Horner Industrial Services, Inc., headquartered in Indianapolis. R.L. Nevitt, a family-owned and operated business, has over 40 years of experience servicing the industrial and mechanical markets in Kentucky and southern Indiana... Read More

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East Meets West - Control, Inc. Acquires Northwest Bank Supply

March 3, 2011

It was 1869 in Promontory Point, Utah where west met east! On May 10, 1869, the completion of the transcontinental railroad ushered in new cooperation and economic advantage for both coasts. Oregon, October 18th, 2010 It happened again. Control Inc., a leading provider of banking supplies across the United States... Read More

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ON Semiconductor Completes Acquisition of CMOS Image Sensor Business Unit from Cypress

March 3, 2011

Company is now a Top 10 worldwide image sensor supplier offering a complete range of products between 1D and 2D sensors and across multiple end-markets PHOENIX, Ariz. - Feb. 28, 2011 - ON Semiconductor (Nasdaq: ONNN), a premier supplier of high performance silicon solutions for energy efficient electronics, has... Read More

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Wabtec Acquires Brush Traction, a UK-Based Provider of Locomotive Overhauls, Services

March 3, 2011

WILMERDING, Pa., Feb. 28, 2011 - Wabtec Corporation (NYSE: WAB) has acquired Brush Traction Group, a UK-based provider of locomotive overhauls, services and aftermarket components, for about $31 million. With facilities in Loughborough, England and Kilmarnock, Scotland, the company has annual sales of about $55... Read More

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FirstEnergy-Allegheny Energy Merger Closes Effective Today

March 2, 2011

AKRON, Ohio, Feb. 25, 2011 - FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) announced that its merger with Allegheny Energy, Inc. (NYSE: AYE), has closed, effective today, marking the beginning of combined operations. This follows the company's acceptance of conditions included in yesterday's Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission... Read More

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Arbinet Announces Stockholder Approval of Merger with Primus

March 2, 2011

HERNDON, Va., Feb. 25, 2011 - Arbinet Corporation (Nasdaq: ARBX), a leading provider of telecommunications services to fixed and mobile operators, announced today that the company's stockholders have approved and adopted Arbinet's merger agreement with Primus. At a special meeting of Arbinet stockholders held... Read More

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Quest Diagnostics to Acquire Athena Diagnostics, Establishing Leading Position in Rapidly Growing Neurology Testing Market

March 1, 2011

Addition of Premier Provider of Neurology Testing to Complement Quest Diagnostics' Leadership in Testing for Cancer, Infectious Disease and Cardiovascular Disease MADISON, N.J., Feb. 24, 2011 - Quest Diagnostics Incorporated (NYSE: DGX), the world's leading provider of diagnostic testing, information and services... Read More

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Endeavour Closes Bacchus Transaction

March 1, 2011

HOUSTON, Feb. 24, 2011 - Endeavour International Corporation (NYSE Amex: END) (LSE: ENDV) today announces that its wholly owned subsidiary, Endeavour Energy U.K. Ltd., has received all the approvals necessary to finalize the acquisition of an additional 20% working interest in the Bacchus field in the North Sea from... Read More

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KPMG to Provide Broader Global Outsourcing Advisory Services through Acquisition of EquaTerra

February 28, 2011

Acquisition Reflects KPMG Growth Strategy to Identify Service Opportunities for High Demand Market Sectors NEW YORK and LONDON, Feb. 22, 2011 - KPMG LLP (US), KPMG Holdings Limited (UK) and KPMG International today announced the closing of an agreement to acquire the business of advisory firm EquaTerra. The... Read More

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Quickparts Joins 3D Systems Corporation

February 28, 2011

Atlanta, GA - February 22, 2011 - Quickparts (http://www.quickparts.com), a leading provider of custom designed parts, ranging from rapid prototyping to plastic injection molding, announced today that it was acquired by 3D Systems Corporation (NASDAQ: TDSC). Quickparts has served the product development market... Read More

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Harris Corporation to Acquire Carefx - a Leading Provider of Healthcare Interoperability Workflow Solutions

February 28, 2011

MELBOURNE, Fla. and SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Feb. 22, 2011 Highlights: o Acquisition will expand Harris' ability to provide "trusted solutions at the intersection of life and data" to government and commercial healthcare providers o Carefx solution suite used by more than 800 hospitals, healthcare... Read More

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Elbit Systems Reaches Agreement to Acquire Balance of Elisra's Shares Held by Elta Systems for $67.5 Million

February 28, 2011

HAIFA, Israel, February 22, 2011 - Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ and TASE :ESLT) ("Elbit Systems") announced today that it has reached an agreement to acquire the remaining 30% of the shares of Elisra Electronic Systems Ltd. ("Elisra"), held by Elta Systems Ltd. ("Elta") (a subsidiary of Israel Aerospace Industries... Read More

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Monsanto Acquires Agricultural Technology Leader Divergence, Inc.

February 28, 2011

St. Louis-based companies to combine expertise to deliver products for control of pests ST. LOUIS, Feb. 22, 2011 - Monsanto Company (NYSE: MON) announced that it has acquired Divergence, Inc., a privately-held St. Louis-based biotechnology research and development company. Divergence's current focus is its work... Read More

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Cellit Announces the Acquisition of MESSAGEbuzz

February 28, 2011

Strategic acquisition expands Cellit's client base and helps solidify the company's leading position in mobile marketing CHICAGO, Feb. 18, 2011 - Cellit, a leading provider of mobile customer relationship management (CRM) systems for retailers, restaurants and other companies, announced today the acquisition of the... Read More

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Craneware Broadens Revenue Integrity Offerings with Acquisition of ClaimTrust

February 28, 2011

ATLANTA, Feb. 18, 2011 - Craneware, Inc. (AIM: CRW.L; OTC: CRWRY), the market leader in automated revenue integrity solutions for the U.S. healthcare market, today announced the acquisition of Nashville-based ClaimTrust, Inc., a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) revenue cycle technology solutions provider. The deal is... Read More

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Belzberg Technologies Inc. Announces Strategic Direction and Acquisition of Frontline Technologies Inc.

February 28, 2011

Company to refocus on technology. Combined entity to leverage expertise, scale and reach to deliver competitive technologies and services for the professional trading community. TORONTO, Feb. 23 - Belzberg Technologies, Inc. (TSX: BLZ) and Frontline Technologies Corp. announces a definitive agreement to merge... Read More

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Valeo Signs Agreement to Acquire Japanese Company Niles

February 28, 2011

PARIS, February 23, 2011 - Valeo announced today the signing of an agreement with RHJ International SA and Nissan to acquire Niles, a Japanese automotive supplier which would reinforce Valeo's Comfort and Driving Assistance Systems Business Group. The transition amounts to 320 million euros (enterprise value). With... Read More

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Lockheed Martin Enters into Definitive Agreement to Sell Its PAE Business to Lindsay Goldberg, LLC

February 28, 2011

BETHESDA, Md., Feb. 22, 2011 - Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE: LMT) today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its Pacific Architects and Engineers Incorporated (PAE) business to Lindsay Goldberg, LLC. "Our decision to divest PAE followed a comprehensive review of our portfolio to... Read More