Mergers & Acquisitions

Mergers & Acquisitions

Thomson Reuters Acquires Serengeti Law

Leading matter management system to expand Thomson Reuters suite of offerings to corporate legal departments worldwide EAGAN, Minn., Oct. 5 - Thomson Reuters, the world's leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals, today announced that it has acquired Serengeti Law, the most widely used and highest-rated matter management system for corporate legal departments. The...

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Visual Network Systems Partners with VADS to Deliver New Managed Network Visibility Services to Enterprises

New Managed Network Visibility Services to Utilize Visual Performance Manager for a Comprehensive View into Network Performance COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., Oct. 4 -- Visual Network Systems, a leading provider of Enterprise Service Intelligence for IT organizations, and VADS Berhad (VADS), one of Malaysia's leading Managed ICT Service providers, today announced they have partnered to provide IT...

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sanofi-aventis Commences Tender Offer to Acquire All Outstanding Shares of Genzyme for $69 per Share in Cash

o Genzyme's Unwillingness to Engage in Constructive Discussions Leads sanofi-aventis to Take Offer Directly to Shareholders o All-Cash Offer Provides Immediate and Certain Value and a Significant Premium for Genzyme Shareholders PARIS, Oct. 4 - Sanofi-aventis [(EURONEXT: SAN) and (NYSE: SNY)] announced today it has commenced a tender offer for all outstanding shares of common stock of Genzyme...

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Southern Lithoplate, Inc. Completes Acquisition of Konica Minolta Graphic Imaging, Inc.'s Offset Printing Plate Business

WAKE FOREST, N.C. - Southern Lithoplate, Inc. completed its acquisition of Konica Minolta Graphic Imaging, Inc.'s offset printing plate business effective October 1 as previously announced. The acquisition covered Konica's North American digital and conventional plate business, including the American Litho, Inc. subsidiary located in Grand Rapids, Mich. About Southern Lithoplate, Inc. Southern...

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SunPower and Etrion Complete Sale of Italian Power Plants

Etrion Acquires 28-Megawatt Montalto di Castro Solar Park GENEVA, Oct. 4 - SunPower Corp. (Nasdaq: SPWRA, SPWRB) today announced that Etrion Corporation (TSX: ETX), an independent solar power producer, has completed the previously announced definitive sale and purchase agreements to acquire the equity in the first two phases of Montalto di Castro solar park, Italy's largest solar photovoltaic...

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SWEPCO Finalizes Purchase of VEMCO - Lower Rates for VEMCO Customers Begin in October

SHREVEPORT, La., Oct. 4 -- American Electric Power (NYSE: AEP) utility subsidiary AEP Southwestern Electric Power Company (SWEPCO) finalized the purchase of Valley Electric Membership Corporation (VEMCO) for approximately $102 million, including payment for VEMCO patronage capital, commonly known as capital credits, after closing of sale. VEMCO serves 30,000 residential, commercial and industrial...

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GTEC Completes the Acquisition of Zytel Corporation

Adds new Intelligence Community customer base with strong cyber and intelligence capabilities Zytel to become the Cyber Solutions business of GTEC MCLEAN, Va., Oct. 4 - Global Defense Technology & Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq: GTEC), a provider of mission-critical, technology-based systems, solutions and services for national security agencies and programs of the U.S. government, today announced that it...

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ViaWest Announces the Acquisition of the Consonus Data Center Assets in Salt Lake City

This acquisition establishes ViaWest as the market leader in Utah with a six data center footprint DENVER, Oct. 4 -- ViaWest, a leading provider of adaptable colocation and managed services, announced the acquisition of the Utah data center assets of Consonus, a colocation provider based in Salt Lake City. With the acquisition ViaWest will increase its footprint to six data centers encompassing...

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Westlake Chemical Acquires 50% of Cypress Pipeline

Pipeline from Mont Belvieu, TX to Lake Charles, LA HOUSTON, Oct. 4 -- Westlake Chemical Corporation (NYSE: WLK) announced today that, pursuant to a long term contract right held by Westlake, it has purchased a 50% equity interest in Cypress Interstate Pipeline, LLC from Kinder Morgan Energy Partners (NYSE: KMP) for an undisclosed price. The 104 mile Cypress Pipeline supplies natural gas liquid...

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Key Energy Services Announces Closing of Previously Announced Transactions with OFS Energy Services and Patterson UTI-Energy

HOUSTON, Oct. 1 - Key Energy Services, Inc. (NYSE: KEG) today closed the previously announced acquisition of certain subsidiaries from OFS Energy Services, an ArcLight Capital Partners, LLC company, as well as certain related assets. The purchase price consisted of 15.8 million shares of Key common stock and $75.8 million cash, subject to certain post-closing adjustments. The new shares of Key...

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