Mergers & Acquisitions

Mergers & Acquisitions

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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Bulldog Solutions Strengthens Customer Base, Delivers Integrated Demand-Generation Programs to Growing List of BtoB Organizations

AUSTIN, Texas, Oct. 4 - Bulldog Solutions, the BtoB demand-generation experts, announced the acquisition of several prominent BtoB customers including Isilon, Sage North America and NetIQ during the third quarter of 2010. Recognized as a BtoB demand-generation pioneer, Bulldog Solutions transforms marketers' ability to deliver sales-ready prospects to meet business objectives and prove...

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Capital Fulfillment Group, Inc. Becomes Part of DST Output

Move adds capabilities to serve asset managers; broadens DST Output's service offerings KANSAS CITY, Mo., Oct. 4 - DST Output, a leading provider of print and electronic output solutions, today announced that it has purchased the assets of Capital Fulfillment Group, Inc. (CFG), a marketing and technology solutions company that specializes in the development and implementation of innovative...

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VeriFone Announces Proposal to Hypercom Corporation Board of Directors

SAN JOSE, CA. - September 29, 2010 - VeriFone Systems, Inc. (NYSE: PAY) today announced that it has sent a letter to the Board of Directors of Hypercom Corporation, detailing a proposal to acquire all of the outstanding shares of Hypercom for $5.25 per share in cash. The full text of the letter follows: September 27, 2010 Confidential BOARD OF DIRECTORS HYPERCOM CORPORATION 8888 E. Raintree...

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Raytheon Acquires Technology Associates to Expand Cybersecurity Capabilities

WALTHAM, Mass., Oct. 4, 2010 -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has acquired Technology Associates Inc., a privately held company that delivers full life-cycle computer engineering to mission-critical programs in the U.S. intelligence community. Technology Associates' capabilities include data extraction and analysis; digital media intercept and exploitation; embedded system programming; and...

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Vaisala Sells Its Oxygen Measurement Business to SICK Maihak GmbH

Vaisala has signed a contract to sell its oxygen measurement technology and business to SICK Maihak GmbH. The oxygen products belong to Controlled Environment business area's offering. The divestment of oxygen business supports Controlled Environment's strategy to focus on the selected market segments of life science and high technology, building automation and targeted industrial applications....

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