Mergers & Acquisitions

Mergers & Acquisitions

CoreLogic Announces Sale of First Advantage Businesses

Executing on its strategy to focus on core businesses SANTA ANA, Calif., Dec. 23, 2010 - CoreLogic (NYSE: CLGX), a leading provider of information, analytics and business services, today announced an agreement to sell its Employer Services and Litigation Support businesses. The businesses will be acquired by Symphony Technology Group (STG), and will operate under the brand name First Advantage....

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LyondellBasell Sells Flavors and Fragrances Business to Pinova Holdings, Inc.

ROTTERDAM, Netherlands, Dec. 22, 2010 - LyondellBasell (NYSE: LYB) today announced that Pinova Holdings, Inc. has purchased LyondellBasell Flavors & Fragrances, LLC in a transaction which closed today. This divestiture is consistent with our objective to focus on developing our core businesses of olefins and polyolefins, intermediates and derivatives, and refining and oxyfuels," said...

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RPM Business Acquires UK-Based Provider of Drainage Systems

MEDINA, Ohio, Dec. 21, 2010 - RPM International Inc. (NYSE: RPM) today announced that its RPM Performance Coatings Group has acquired Pipeline & Drainage Systems Ltd. (PDS), a leading supplier of curb, bridge and channel drainage products for construction and infrastructure markets, primarily in the United Kingdom and Ireland. Based in Wakefield, England, PDS has annual sales of approximately $8...

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Univar Completes Acquisition of Basic Chemical Solutions

Mark Byrne Joins Univar as Chief Operating Officer REDMOND, Wash., Dec. 20, 2010 - Univar Inc., a leading global chemical distributor, announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Basic Chemical Solutions, L.L.C. (BCS), a global distributor and trader of commodity chemicals. Concurrent with the close of the acquisition, Mark Byrne, President and Chief Executive Officer of BCS, was...

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Teledyne Technologies to Acquire DALSA Corporation

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. and WATERLOO, Ontario - December 22, 2010 - Teledyne Technologies Incorporated (NYSE: TDY) ( Teledyne") and DALSA Corporation (TSX: DSA) ("DALSA") jointly announced today that they have entered into a definitive agreement that provides for the acquisition of DALSA Corporation by a wholly-owned subsidiary of Teledyne. Pursuant to the transaction, Teledyne will acquire all of...

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Teradata to Acquire Aprimo

Strategic move joins leaders in data warehousing and analytics and integrated marketing management to help corporations drive growth and profitable business engagements ATLANTA, Dec. 22, 2010 - Teradata Corporation (NYSE: TDC), the world's largest company solely focused on data warehousing and business analytics, today announced the signing of a definitive agreement to acquire Aprimo, a global...

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Bertram Capital to Acquire EDI, Positioning the Flat Die Manufacturer for Continued Expansion

CHIPPEWA FALLS, WI, U.S.A., December 22, 2010: Extrusion Dies Industries, LLC (EDI), a leading international supplier of flat extrusion and coating dies, announced today that it has agreed to be acquired by Bertram Capital, a private equity firm based in San Mateo, California. The parties did not disclose the terms of the transaction, which is expected to close on or around December 31, 2010....

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Williams Partners Completes Latest Acquisition of Midstream Assets in Marcellus Shale

TULSA, Okla., Dec. 21, 2010 - Williams Partners L.P. (NYSE: WPZ) announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation's (NYSE: COG) midstream assets in Susquehanna County, Pa., for $150 million. The assets include approximately 75 miles of gathering pipelines and two compressor stations that are currently gathering approximately 230-240 million cubic feet per day...

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Advanced Battery Technologies to Acquire Shenzhen Zhongqiang New Energy Science & Technology Co., Ltd.

NEW YORK, Dec. 22, 2010 - Advanced Battery Technologies, Inc. ( ABAT" or the "Company") (Nasdaq:ABAT), a leading developer, manufacturer and distributor of rechargeable Polymer Lithium-Ion (PLI) batteries, as well as a manufacturer of electric vehicles, today announced that on December 20, 2010, the Company entered into an Acquisition Agreement with Shenzhen Zhongqiang New Energy Science &...

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DSM to Acquire Martek to Add New Nutrition Growth Platform

HEERLEN, Netherlands and COLUMBIA, Md., Dec. 21, 2010 - o DSM (NYSE Euronext: DSM KON) to offer US$31.50 for each share of Martek Biosciences Corporation (Nasdaq: MATK) in an all-cash transaction (through a tender offer) o Total consideration of US$1,087 million (about euro 829 million) o Offer price represents 35% premium to Martek's closing share price on December 20, 2010 o Martek Board of...

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