Mergers & Acquisitions

Mergers & Acquisitions

Wabtec Completes Purchase of Bach-Simpson

WILMERDING, Pa., Aug. 20 - Wabtec Corporation (NYSE:WAB) has completed the previously announced acquisition of Bach-Simpson Corporation from Global Railway Industries Ltd. (GBI: TSX) for about $13 million. Wabtec expects the transaction to be accretive in the first year. With revenues of about $10 million, Bach-Simpson designs and builds electronic instrumentation devices for rail and transit...

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Marvell Acquires DS2 Technology

Deal enables Marvell to provide solutions that communicate over power lines SANTA CLARA, Calif., Aug. 19 -- Marvell (NASDAQ: MRVL), a worldwide leader in integrated silicon solutions, today announced it has acquired the intellectual property and assets of Diseno de Sistemas en Silicio S.A. ( DS2"), a supplier of high speed semiconductor solutions for powerline communications. Powerline technology...

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AMETEK Acquires American Reliance's Power Division

Acquisition Strengthens AMETEK's Position in Programmable Power Supplies PAOLI, Pa., Aug. 19 -- AMETEK, Inc. (NYSE:AME) today announced that it has acquired assets comprising substantially all of American Reliance's Power Division (AMREL Power), a provider of highly differentiated direct current (DC) power supplies and electronic loads for the automated test equipment market. The El Monte, CA,...

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Broad Institute Acquires License to All ChemAxon Products and Deploys Across Chemical Biology Platform

BUDAPEST, Hungary and CAMBRIDGE, Massachusetts, August 19, 2010 -- - Compound Registration, Structure Search and Computed Properties Rolled Out ChemAxon, a leading provider of chemistry software for life sciences, announced today that they have entered into an agreement with the Broad Institute of Harvard and MIT, which will license ChemAxon's platform, discovery toolkits and desktop applications...

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Polo Custom Products Acquires Foarm Following Function

Topeka, KS, August 2010. Polo Custom Products, a division of M-C Industries, Inc., announces the acquisition of Foarm Following Function, Inc. in Santa Barbara, California. Foarm, like Polo, specializes in custom thermoforming using fabrics, foam, and flexible or rigid plastic materials. Foarm filed the original patent for the thermoforming process. Their vast experience and knowledge in tooling...

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B2B Lead Gen Innovator NetLine Corporation Acquires All About Sales, Inc.

Expanded Marketing and Sales Services Will Streamline Sales Pipelines LOS GATOS, Calif., Aug. 18 - NetLine Corporation, a leader in integrated business-to-business marketing solutions, today announced the acquisition of All About Sales, Inc. (AAS), a leading pay-for-performance sales engagement business. NetLine provides targeted online lead generation services for Advertisers, Marketers, and...

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Patrick Industries, Inc. Signs Definitive Agreement to Acquire Wiring and Electrical Products Distribution Business

ELKHART, Ind., Aug. 18 - Patrick Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:PATK) (the Company"), a major manufacturer and distributor of building and component products for the recreational vehicle (RV), manufactured housing (MH) and industrial markets, announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire certain assets of Blazon International Group ("Blazon"), a distributor of various wiring,...

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Phoenix Announces Agreement to Be Acquired by Marlin Equity Partners for $3.85 per Share in Cash

MILPITAS, Calif., Aug. 17 - Phoenix Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ:PTEC), the global leader in core systems software (CSS), today announced it has entered into a definitive merger agreement with affiliates of Marlin Equity Partners ( Marlin") under which Marlin will acquire all outstanding shares of Phoenix Technologies Ltd. ("Phoenix") common stock for $3.85 per share in cash (the "Marlin...

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Broadridge Signs Agreement to Acquire NewRiver, Inc., a Leading Innovator in Electronic Investor Disclosure

Broadridge Financial Inc. announced the acquisition of NewRiver, Inc. for aproximately $77 million. A Broadridge spokesperson will be available all day for interviews. Please contact Jenna Focarino of The Torrenzano Group at (212)681-1700 ext. 115 to arrange an interview. Lake Success, N.Y. - August 17, 2010 - Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. (NYSE:BR) announced today that it has signed an...

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CGI Expected to Complete Acquisition of Stanley Today

Tender offer for all outstanding shares of Stanley is complete; over 95% tendered Note: Dollar amounts are in USD, unless otherwise noted FAIRFAX, VA, Aug. 17 - CGI Group Inc. ( CGI") (NYSE: GIB; TSX: GIB.A), a leading provider of information technology and business processing services, announced today that CGI Fairfax Corporation ("CGI Fairfax") has completed its cash tender offer (the "Offer")...

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