Mergers & Acquisitions

Mergers & Acquisitions

IOMED & ReAble Therapeutics Merger Consideration Established at $2.75 Per Share

SALT LAKE CITY, Aug. 1 /-- IOMED, Inc. (AMEX:IOX) today announced that the per share consideration for its merger with ReAble Therapeutics has been established in accordance with the merger agreement. IOMED shareholders will receive from ReAble Therapeutics cash equal to $2.75 per share in exchange for their IOMED common stock if the merger agreement is approved by IOMED's shareholders and the...

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Medtronic to Acquire Kyphon for US$3.9 Billion

MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota, July 27/- Combination to Drive Growth With Treatments for Debilitating Spinal Conditions Medtronic, Inc. (NYSE: MDT) and Kyphon (NASDAQ: KYPH) today announced that the companies have signed a definitive merger agreement under which Medtronic will acquire all of the outstanding shares of Kyphon for US$71 per share in cash. The transaction, which was unanimously approved by...

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Superior Essex Completes Acquisition of Invex's European Magnet Wire Operations

ATLANTA, July 31 / -- Superior Essex Inc. (NASDAQ:SPSX), one of the largest wire and cable manufacturers in the world, today completed the acquisition of 100% of the outstanding common stock of Invex S.p.A. from Italian private equity firm Investitori Associati. The cash purchase price was approximately 30.1 million Euro. Invex, a leading magnet wire producer in Europe, operates two magnet wire...

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Synopsys Completes Acquisition of MOSAID Semiconductor IP Assets

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., July 30 / -- Synopsys, Inc. (NASDAQ:SNPS), a world leader in semiconductor design software, today announced that it has completed its acquisition of the semiconductor intellectual property (IP) assets of MOSAID Technologies, Inc. (TSX: MSD), a developer and licensor of semiconductor IP. The integration of MOSAID's double data rate (DDR) memory controller and PHY...

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Tollgrade Completes Acquisition of Broadband Test Division of Teradyne

Expands Tollgrade's Global Footprint of Broadband Network Testing PITTSBURGH, Aug. 1 / -- Tollgrade Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:TLGD), a leading supplier of network service assurance products for the cable and telecom industries, announced today that it has completed its acquisition of the Broadband Test Division of Teradyne, Inc. (NYSE:TER). On May 31, 2007, Tollgrade signed an agreement to...

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XTO Energy Completes Acquisition of Select Properties from Dominion

FORT WORTH, Texas, July 31 /-- XTO Energy Inc. (NYSE:XTO) has closed its previously announced acquisition of natural gas and oil properties from Dominion Resources, Inc. (NYSE:D) for $2.5 billion. The proved reserves purchased are estimated to be 1.06 trillion cubic feet of gas equivalent (Tcfe), 64% of which are proved developed. Net daily production is 200 million cubic feet. Properties in the...

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Tucows Acquires ItsYourDomain.com

Adds Thousands of Wholesale Customers and Over 700,000 Domains Under Management TORONTO, July 27 / -- Tucows Inc. (AMEX:TCX)(AMEX:TSX:TC) announced today that it has acquired ItsYourDomain.com (IYD), a privately held, profitable ICANN-accredited registrar offering domain services through a worldwide wholesale network of over 2,500 affiliates. Tucows will pay US$10.35 million in cash for IYD with...

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Veri-Tek Announces Acquisition of Noble Rough-Terrain Forklift Business

BRIDGEVIEW, Ill., Aug. 1 / -- Veri-Tek International, Corp. (AMEX:VCC), a leading North American manufacturer of engineered lifting equipment, announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the Noble Rough-Terrain Forklift business from GT Distribution. This transaction is expected to close early in the third quarter. We are very pleased to add the Noble Rough-Terrain...

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QIAGEN Announces Completion of Digene Acquisition

VENLO, The Netherlands, July 30 /-- QIAGEN N.V. (Nasdaq: QGEN; Frankfurt, Prime Standard: QIA) announced today the successful completion of its acquisition of Digene Corporation (NASDAQ:DIGE). QIAGEN completed the acquisition through a tender offer and subsequent merger of Digene with and into a wholly owned subsidiary of QIAGEN. At the completion of the merger, Digene will become a wholly owned...

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Royal Gold and Battle Mountain Amend Definitive Merger Agreement

DENVER, July 31 /-- ROYAL GOLD, INC. (Nasdaq: RGLD; TSX: RGL) ( Royal Gold") and BATTLE MOUNTAIN GOLD EXPLORATION CORP. (BULLETIN BOARD: BMGX) ("Battle Mountain") today announced that they have amended their definitive merger agreement signed on April 17, 2007, under which Royal Gold agreed to acquire 100% of the fully diluted shares of Battle Mountain. The amended merger agreement provides that...

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