Mergers & Acquisitions

Mergers & Acquisitions

Nicer Canada Corp. Signs Letter of Intent to Acquire JM Information Technology Inc.

Share Purchase and Cash Deal Would Give Nicer 66.67% Ownership of Leading Chinese Technology Firm VANCOUVER, Sept. 5 -- Nicer Canada Corp. ( Nicer", "the Company") (TSXV: NC) is pleased to announce that has signed a letter of intent to acquire JM Information Technology (Shanghai) Inc. ("JMIT") in a share and cash transaction. Under the terms of the agreement, Nicer would purchase 66.67% of JMIT's...

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Oracle Buys Enterprise Role Management Leader Bridgestream

Strengthens the Industry's Most Comprehensive and Feature-rich Identity Management Solution REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., Sept. 5 -- Oracle today announced that it has acquired Bridgestream, Inc., a leading provider of Enterprise Role Management software. Enterprise Role Management has emerged as a key component of identity management deployments to improve overall security and address regulatory...

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DSP Group and NXP Semiconductors Announce the Completion of the Cordless & Voice over IP Terminals Transaction

SAN JOSE, Calif., and EINDHOVEN, Netherlands, Sept. 5 - DSP Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:DSPG) and NXP Semiconductors, the independent semiconductor company founded by Philips, today announced the completion of DSP Group's acquisition of NXP's Cordless and VoIP terminals business. The transaction, which was initially announced on May 14, 2007, involved the initial payment by DSP Group of approximately...

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DuPont to Divest Fluometuron Assets

MANA Acquires DuPont(TM) Cotoran® Herbicide WILMINGTON, Del., and RALEIGH, N.C., Sept. 5 - DuPont (NYSE:DD) and Makhteshim Agan of North America, Inc. (MANA) today announced that they have reached an agreement for MANA to acquire DuPont(TM) Cotoran® herbicide, a popular herbicide used in cotton across the South, the Southeast and Texas. Terms of the agreement were not disclosed....

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Thermo Fisher Scientific Acquires Instrument Sales Business of Davis Inotek

WALTHAM, Mass., Sept. 5 /-- Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE:TMO), the world leader in serving science, has acquired the instrument sales business of Davis Inotek Instruments, LLC. The acquired business will be branded Davis Instruments and excludes its related calibration services. Davis Instruments is a leading provider of test, measurement and process control instruments, serving customers...

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Boise Cascade to Sell Paper, Packaging & Newsprint Assets

BOISE, Idaho, Sept. 7 / -- Boise Cascade, L.L.C. ( Boise Cascade") has entered into a Purchase and Sale Agreement ("PSA") with Aldabra 2 Acquisition Corp. (AMEX:AII) ("Aldabra") for the sale of Boise Cascade's Paper, Packaging & Newsprint segments for cash and shares of Aldabra common stock equal to approximately $1.625 billion. As part of the transaction, Aldabra intends to change its name to...

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American Oriental Bioengineering Completes Acquisition of Changchun Xinan Pharmaceutical Group Company Ltd.

NEW YORK, Sept. 6 /-- American Oriental Bioengineering, Inc. (NYSE:AOB) ( AOBO"), a leading manufacturer and distributor of plant-based pharmaceutical and nutraceutical products, today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Changchun Xinan Pharmaceutical Group Company Limited ("CCXA"). The purchase price for this all cash transaction is approximately USD $28.5 million (RMB 215...

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Sondex Receives Acquisition Offer from GE Energy

LONDON, September 3 -- The Board of Directors of Sondex plc (LSE: SDX), a leading supplier of downhole technology to the oil and gas industry, has received an acquisition offer from GE Energy, Sondex Chief Executive Martin Perry announced today. GE Energy's cash offer is 4.60 pounds Sterling per share ($9.27 US), or 289 million pounds Sterling ($582 million US). The deal must still be voted on by...

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Saflink and IdentiPHI Announce Merger Agreement

Merger Expected to Strengthen Position in Enterprise Security Solutions Market by Combining Rich Technology Portfolio with Established and Growing Distribution Channels KIRKLAND, Wash., and AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 4 -- Saflink Corporation (BULLETIN BOARD: SFLK) , a leading provider of solutions designed to verify identity, secure access and increase productivity, and IdentiPHI, Inc., a privately...

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Arrow International Urges Shareholders to Vote for Approval of the $45.50 Teleflex Inc. Merger and for the Current Board of Directors

Shareholder Meeting to be Held September 20, 2007 READING, Pa., Sept. 4 -- Arrow International, Inc. (NASDAQ:ARRO) today urged shareholders to vote in favor of its planned $45.50 merger with Teleflex Incorporated (NYSE:TFX) and for the reelection of the current Board of Directors at the upcoming Annual Meeting of Shareholders to be held on September 20, 2007. In a letter to shareholders, mailed...

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