Mergers & Acquisitions

Mergers & Acquisitions

Danaher to Acquire Keithley Instruments

WASHINGTON and SOLON, Ohio, Sept. 29 - Danaher Corporation (NYSE: DHR) and Keithley Instruments, Inc. (NYSE: KEI) announced today that they have entered into a definitive merger agreement pursuant to which Danaher will acquire all of the outstanding Common Shares and Class B Common Shares of Keithley at a purchase price of $21.60 per share in cash for an enterprise value of approximately $300...

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CA Technologies Bolsters Its Virtualization Management Portfolio with Agreement to Acquire Hyperformix

Hyperformix' Capacity Management Solutions Will Help CA Technologies Accelerate the Customer Journey from Virtualization to the Cloud ISLANDIA, N.Y., Sept. 28 - CA Technologies (Nasdaq: CA) announced today a definitive agreement to buy Hyperformix, a leading provider of capacity management software for dynamic physical, virtual, and cloud IT infrastructures. Terms of the transaction were not...

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FleetPride Acquires Southwest Brake & Parts, Inc

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, Sept. 27 - FleetPride, Inc., the nation's largest independent aftermarket distributor of heavy-duty truck and trailer parts, announced that it has acquired Southwest Brake & Parts, Inc. The acquisition expands FleetPride's footprint into Michigan and includes eight Southwest Brake & Parts locations throughout the state. Southwest Brake & Parts, founded in 1958 by the Holaski...

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Johnson & Johnson Completes Acquisition of Micrus Endovascular

Micrus Becomes Part of Codman Neurovascular NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J., Sept. 27 - Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ) today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Micrus Endovascular, a global developer and manufacturer of minimally invasive devices for hemorrhagic and ischemic stroke. Johnson & Johnson announced its agreement to acquire Micrus on July 12, 2010. Micrus Endovascular will operate...

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RPM's Building Solutions Group Acquires Turkish Distributor

MEDINA, Ohio, Sept. 28 - RPM International Inc. (NYSE: RPM) today announced that its Building Solutions Group has acquired Park Dis Ticaret A.S., a leading supplier of sealants, tapes and membranes to the construction markets in Turkey. Based in Istanbul, Turkey, Park has annual sales of approximately $10 million. Terms of the transaction, which is expected to be accretive to earnings within one...

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Steel Dynamics to Buy Joist-Making Assets from Commercial Metals Company

FORT WAYNE, Ind., Sept. 27 - Steel Dynamics, Inc. (Nasdaq: STLD) today announced that it has agreed to acquire from affiliates of Commercial Metals Company (CMC), certain facilities and assets of CMC's former steel-joist manufacturing operations. These assets will become a part of SDI's wholly owned subsidiary, New Millennium Building Systems. The transaction is expected to close within the next...

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ECi Acquires Acsellerate

Business intelligence service helps distributors analyze end consumers' buying patterns to identify the best opportunities to increase sales and margin Fort Worth, TX - September 22, 2010: eCommerce Industries, Inc. (ECi), the leading provider of industry-specific business and e-commerce software solutions, announced today that it has acquired substantially all the assets of Acsellerate, a...

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IBM to Acquire BLADE Network Technologies

Technology to further optimize IBM servers for cloud computing, analytics and other new workloads ARMONK, N.Y., Sept. 27 - IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire BLADE Network Technologies (BLADE), a privately held company based in Santa Clara, CA. BLADE specializes in software and devices that route data and transactions to and from servers. The...

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TransDigm to Acquire McKechnie Aerospace Holdings Inc.

CLEVELAND, Sept. 27 - TransDigm Group Incorporated (NYSE: TDG) announced today a definitive agreement to purchase McKechnie Aerospace Holdings Inc. ( McKechnie"), a privately-owned supplier of innovative aerospace products, controlled by JLL Partners, for a total purchase price on a cash free, debt free basis of approximately $1.27 billion in cash. TransDigm expects to finance the acquisition...

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Stylmark Announces Acquisition of Clearr Corporation

Stylmark adds lighted signage products & graphic displays to their capabilities MINNEAPOLIS, MINN. - September 22, 2010 - Stylmark, Inc., a leading designer and manufacturer of aluminum, steel and lighting products for retail and commercial environments, today announced that it has acquired the assets of privately-held Clearr Corporation. Founded in 1959, Clearr Corporation is an established...

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