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Mergers & Acquisitions

Verizon to Acquire Terremark, Boosting Cloud Strategy through Powerful Unified Enterprise IT Delivery Platform

Acquisition Will Accelerate 'Everything as-a-Service' Strategy by Leveraging the Companies' Collective Strengths Wholly Owned Subsidiary to Retain Terremark Name, Extend Leadership in Rapidly Evolving Global Cloud Services Market NEW YORK and MIAMI, Jan. 27, 2011 - In a move that will decisively reshape the rapidly evolving global business technology solutions market, Verizon Communications Inc....

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Optelecom-NKF, Inc. Stockholders Approve Merger Agreement with TKH Group N.V.

GERMANTOWN, Md., Jan. 26, 2011 - Optelecom-NKF, Inc. (Nasdaq: OPTC, Optelecom-NKF ) today announced that at a special meeting of stockholders held yesterday its stockholders approved the proposal to adopt the definitive merger agreement by and among Optelecom-NKF, TKH Group N.V. (NYSE Euronext Amsterdam, AMS: TWEKA, TKH ) and a subsidiary of TKH. The proposal to adopt the merger agreement...

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ABB's Pending Acquisition of Baldor Electric Receives U.S. Antitrust Clearance; All Regulatory Conditions to Closing Now Satisfied

Zurich, Switzerland and Fort Smith, Arkansas, USA, January 20, 2011 - ABB Ltd (NYSE: ABB), the leading power and automation technology group, and Baldor Electric Company (NYSE: BEZ), a North American leader in industrial motors, announced today that the Antitrust Division of the United States Department of Justice has cleared ABB's proposed acquisition of Baldor pursuant to a cash tender offer...

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Allied Vision Technologies Acquires VDS Vosskühler

The acquisition strengthens AVT's position as a globally leading producer of industrial cameras. Stadtroda/ Osnabrück, Germany, January 26, 2011 - Allied Vision Technologies, market leader for digital industrial cameras with Gigabit Ethernet and FireWire interfaces, has acquired 100% of the shares of the camera producer VDS Vosskühler based in Osnabrück/ Germany. Effective immediately,...

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CA Technologies Acquires Torokina Networks, Expands Support for Fast Growing Communications Service Provider Market

CSPs Can Now Manage Internal and Customer Facing Networks with One Service Assurance Management Solution ISLANDIA, N.Y., Jan. 25, 2011 - CA Technologies (Nasdaq: CA) today announced it has acquired privately-held Torokina Networks, a leader in delivering state-of-the-art service assurance management solutions to 3G, 4G and Long Term Evolution (LTE) communications service providers (CSPs)...

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Saddle Creek Corporation Acquires ServiceCraft Logistics

Lakeland, Fla., Saddle Creek Corporation announced today that it has acquired ServiceCraft Logistics, a third-party logistics company headquartered in Buena Park, Calif. The acquisition reflects Saddle Creek's strategic focus on bringing integrated logistics solutions to new markets and provides customers with expanded coverage and service options. The deal provides Saddle Creek with an immediate...

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ISSI Announces Acquisition of Si En Integration Holdings Limited

Accretive Acquisition Diversifies Product Offerings; Expands Growth Opportunities SAN JOSE, Calif., Jan. 24, 2011 - Integrated Silicon Solution, Inc. (Nasdaq: ISSI) today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Si En Integration Holdings Limited ( Si En ), a privately held fabless provider of high performance analog and mixed signal integrated circuits headquartered in...

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The George Whalley Company Divests Cutting Tools and Industrial Supplies Division, Directs Focus to Coolant-Fed Tooling & Systems®

Cleveland, OH - January 24, 2011 - The George Whalley Company has recently sold the assets of their Cutting Tools and Industrial Supplies Division to Jergens Industrial Supply (JIS) of Cleveland, Ohio. The Coolant-Fed Tooling & Systems-® Division was not part of this transaction, and remains part of The George Whalley Company, a privately held corporation. This move allows us to focus...

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Monfort Electronics and Bruce Dawson & Associates Merge to Form New Company

Union Creates Powerhouse Rep Organization for Upper Midwest & Great Lakes Region. Indianapolis, IN (January 26, 2011) - Two of the industry's leading manufacturer's rep organizations have merged to form Monfort Electronics/BDA, a new entity with even greater industry presence and strength than that of the two individual companies. To create this new company, Bruce Dawson and Associates (BDA) of...

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Amgen to Acquire BioVex, a Privately Held Biotechnology Company Headquartered in Woburn, Mass

Acquisition Includes a Therapeutic in Phase 3 Clinical Trials for the Treatment of Advanced Melanoma and Head and Neck Cancer THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. and WOBURN, Mass., Jan. 24, 2011 - Amgen (Nasdaq: AMGN) and Group, Inc. today announced that the companies have entered into a definitive acquisition agreement under which Amgen has agreed to acquire BioVex Group, Inc., a privately held,...

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