Mergers & Acquisitions

Mergers & Acquisitions

ASE Inc and ASE Test Enter into Agreement to Take ASE Test Private

TAIPEI, Taiwan, Sept. 4 -- Advanced Semiconductor Engineering, Inc. ( ASE Inc.") and ASE Test Limited ("ASE Test"), a majority-owned subsidiary of ASE Inc., today jointly announced that the two companies have signed the Scheme Implementation Agreement for ASE Inc. to acquire the remaining ASE Test ordinary shares which ASE Inc. does not directly or indirectly own. ASE Test's ordinary shares are...

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OM Group to Acquire Borchers GmbH

o Acquisition is part of OMG's transformation strategy o Deal extends product line, broadens geographic reach o Transaction expected to be accretive immediately CLEVELAND, Sept. 4 /-- As it moves forward with its long-range portfolio transformation and growth strategy, OM Group, Inc. (NYSE:OMG) today announced that it has agreed to acquire Borchers GmbH, a leading European-based specialty...

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Telanetix Executes Definitive Agreement to Acquire AccessLine Communications

o Positioned to Expand Integrated IP Platform for Voice, Data and Video o Schedules Conference Call for September 5, 2007 SAN DIEGO, Sept. 4 / -- Telanetix, Inc., a leading developer of telepresence solutions, announced today that it has executed a definitive agreement to acquire AccessLine Communications, an award winning provider of hosted VoIP services to the small-and-medium business (SMB)...

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Omnicom Acquires Leading Healthcare Marketing Communications Firm in China

Acquisition of Consultech Strengthens Omnicom's Presence in China's Growing Healthcare Market BEIJING, Sept. 3 /-- Omnicom Group Inc. ( Omnicom") (NYSE:OMC), the leading global advertising and marketing services group, has acquired, through its Diversified Agency Services division ("DAS"), a majority ownership interest in Consultech, a leading healthcare market consulting and marketing...

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Symmetry Medical Completes Acquisition of Specialty Surgical Instruments

WARSAW, Ind., Sept. 4 -- Symmetry Medical Inc. (NYSE:SMA), an independent provider of products to the global orthopedic device industry and other medical markets, announced today that it has completed the previously announced acquisition of Specialty Surgical Instruments (SSI) and Ultra Containers of America (UCA), a leading provider of specialty surgical instruments and sterilization containers....

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HP to Acquire Opsware Inc.

HP today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to purchase Opsware Inc. (Nasdaq: OPSW), a market-leading data center automation software company, through a cash tender offer for $14.25 per share, or an enterprise value (net of existing cash and debt) of approximately $1.6 billion on a fully diluted basis. Upon closing, the acquisition will enhance HP's portfolio of Business...

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Oracle Buys Network Intelligence and Reconciliation Leader Netsure Telecom Limited

Extends Oracle's Leadership in Communications with Network Intelligence and Optimization REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., Sept. 2 -- Oracle today announced that it has agreed to acquire Netsure Telecom Limited, a leading provider of network intelligence, analytics and network data integrity software. Netsure provides communications service providers critical network intelligence and analytics software,...

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Owens Corning Completes Sale of Its Siding Solutions Business

Sale Includes Norandex/Reynolds Distribution Business TOLEDO, Ohio, Aug. 31 -- Owens Corning (NYSE:OC) has completed the sale of its Siding Solutions business to Saint-Gobain for $371 million as previously announced on July 17, 2007. The sale includes the company's Norandex/Reynolds distribution business with 153 U.S. distribution centers in 38 states. Three vinyl siding manufacturing facilities...

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GE Energy Announces a Recommended Cash Offer to Acquire Sondex, a Leading Oilfield Technology Company

LONDON, UK-September 4, 2007-GE Energy announced a recommended cash offer of ₤289 million to acquire Sondex plc, a company listed on the London Stock Exchange, to further expand its capability and expertise in oil & gas production technologies. Sondex is headquartered in Hampshire in the UK and specializes in the design, manufacture and sale of electro-mechanical downhole tools and surface...

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BAXL Technologies Raises $8.5 Million in Concurrent Reverse Merger and Private Equity Offering

BETHEL, Conn., Sept. 4 -- BAXL Technologies, Inc. ( BAXL"), a privately held technology solutions company that enables the transmission of voice, data and video over existing wiring, announced that it has successfully completed a reverse merger transaction whereby BAXL became a wholly-owned subsidiary of Allmarine Consultants Corporation (BULLETIN BOARD: ALMN) . The transaction was completed by...

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