Mergers & Acquisitions

Mergers & Acquisitions

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

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 operators and two contracts with tier one device manufacturers. The acquisition also...

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UL Environment Expands Portfolio with Addition of GREENGUARD Certification Programs

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 it has reached an agreement with Air Quality Sciences, Inc. (AQS) to acquire AQS...

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Newmont Expands Nevada Growth Potential with Acquisition of Fronteer Gold

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 Plan of Arrangement. Under the Plan of Arrangement, shareholders of Fronteer Gold...

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CareFusion to Sell International Surgical Products Distribution Business to Medline for $130 Million

SAN DIEGO and MUNDELEIN, Ill., Feb. 3, 2011 - CareFusion Corporation (NYSE: CFN) a global, medical technology company, and Medline Industries, Inc., the nation's largest privately held manufacturer and distributor of healthcare products, today announced an agreement to sell the CareFusion International Surgical Products (ISP) distribution business to Medline for approximately $130 million. The...

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Atalasoft Announces Acquisition of TWAIN Toolkit Vendor Dosadi, LLC

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 include EZTwain, a comprehensive library that makes TWAIN document scanning easy for...

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Cenveo Completes Acquisition of MeadWestvaco's Envelope Products Business

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 has approximately 900 employees. The combined companies will form the largest,...

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GE Completes $3 Billion Acquisition of Dresser, Inc

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 and First Reserve Corporation, Dresser management and its other stockholders. The...

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Kirby Corporation Signs Agreement to Purchase Ship Bunkering Operations of Enterprise Marine Services

o Signed an agreement to purchase the ship bunkering operations of Enterprise Marine Services, consisting of 21 tank barges and 15 boats, for approximately $53 million in cash HOUSTON, Feb. 1, 2011 - Kirby Corporation ( Kirby ) (NYSE: KEX) today announced the signing of an agreement to purchase the ship bunkering operations of Enterprise Marine Services LLC ( Enterprise ) for approximately $53...

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OpenText Enters into Agreement to Acquire Metastorm

WATERLOO, ON, Feb. 2 - Open Text(TM) Corporation (NASDAQ:OTEX) (TSX: OTC), today announcedit has entered into an agreement and plan of merger to acquire Metastorm Inc. through a merger of Metastorm with a subsidiary of OpenText. Headquartered in Baltimore, Maryland, Metastorm is a provider of Business Process Management (BPM), Business Process Analysis (BPA), and Enterprise Architecture (EA)...

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PLC Systems Completes Sale of TMR Business to Novadaq

FRANKLIN, Mass., Feb. 2, 2011 - PLC Systems Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: PLCSF), a company focused on innovative medical device-based technologies, today announced that it had completed the sale of its Transmyocardial Revascularization (TMR) business toNovadaq Technologies Inc. (TSX: NDQ), a developer of real-time imaging systems for use in the operating room. Novadaq has been the exclusive United...

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