Mergers & Acquisitions

Mergers & Acquisitions

European Commission Approves DuPont Tender Offer to Acquire Danisco

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 fully controlled subsidiary of DuPont (NYSE: DD). We are pleased to have achieved one...

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Magic Software Continues to Strengthen Its Presence in South Africa

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 2011 of a controlling share in its South African distributor, Magix Integration, it...

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

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 services and associated analytical testing services businesses for an undisclosed...

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Teradata Completes Acquisition of Aster Data

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 insight and faster time to value as they unlock the full potential of their big data....

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Transcat Completes Acquisition of CMC Instrument Services, Inc.

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 measurement instruments and accredited provider of calibration, repair and weighing system...

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Belden Acquires Poliron in Brazil

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 $30 million. Privately held Poliron has an established brand reputation and proven...

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Acorn Energy Sells Non-Strategic Asset

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 reseller for programmable logic controller (PLC) based industrial automation...

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Screen (USA) and Software Engineer STCA Announce Merger

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 is now a department of Screen (USA). Its staff and offices will remain at the...

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TI to Acquire National Semiconductor

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 announced they have signed a definitive agreement under which TI will acquire...

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Tramec LLC Acquires Hill Fastener Corporation

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 Fastener brand solidifies Tramec's presence in the industrial fastener market and...

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