Mergers & Acquisitions

Mergers & Acquisitions

Central National-Gottesman Acquires Frank Parsons's Fine Paper Division

PURCHASE, N.Y., Oct. 5 - Central National-Gottesman Inc. (CNG) today announced that its Lindenmeyr Munroe division has acquired the assets and business of Frank Parsons's Fine Paper Division, one of the mid-Atlantic region's leading independent paper merchants. The purchase includes Frank Parsons's entire fine paper operation, which serves seven U.S. markets and consists of locations in or near...

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Equifax Acquires Anakam

Combination Will Provide Industry-leading Portfolio of Online Identification and Authentication Solutions ATLANTA, Oct. 4 - Equifax Inc. (NYSE: EFX) announced today it has acquired Anakam®, Inc., a leader in large-scale, software-based, multi-factor authentication solutions and recognized recently by Inc. magazine as one of the fastest-growing private companies in America. Terms of the...

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Basware Acquires TNT Post's Connectivity Operations in the Netherlands

Basware Corporation has agreed on the acquisition of TNT Post's Connectivity operations, which is a part of TNT Post's electronic invoicing operations in the Netherlands. TNT Post's Connectivity operations has over 100 e-invoice customers and the estimated amount of annual transactions is close to 1 million. The Connectivity e-invoice services of TNT Post's customers will be gradually transferred...

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CA Technologies Completes Arcot Systems Acquisition

ISLANDIA, N.Y., Oct. 5 -- CA Technologies (Nasdaq: CA) today announced it has completed the acquisition of privately-held Arcot Systems, Inc. for $200 million in an all-cash transaction. The acquisition of Arcot adds visionary technology for fraud prevention and advanced authentication to CA Technologies leading Identity and Access Management (IAM) offerings. Arcot solutions - delivered as...

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Omnicell Acquires Pandora Data Systems

Omnicell and Pandora Data Systems will Partner to Provide Best-in-Class Medication Analytics to Monitor for Drug Diversion and Enhance Regulatory Compliance MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Oct. 5 -- Omnicell, Inc., (Nasdaq: OMCL) a leading provider of medication management solutions to acute healthcare facilities, today announced the acquisition of Pandora Data Systems, a leading provider of analytical...

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Thermadyne Holdings Corporation Agrees to Be Acquired by Irving Place Capital

Shareholders to receive $15.00 per share in cash; transaction valued at approximately $422 million ST. LOUIS, Oct. 5 -- Thermadyne Holdings Corporation (Nasdaq: THMD), a leading global manufacturer and marketer of metal cutting and welding products and accessories, today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by affiliates of Irving Place Capital, a middle-market...

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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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