Mergers & Acquisitions

Mergers & Acquisitions

Autodesk Completes Acquisition of Opticore AB

Visualization Technology Strengthens Digital Prototyping Solution for the Automotive and Consumer Product Design Industries SAN RAFAEL, Calif., Aug. 20 -- Autodesk, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADSK) today announced that it has completed the acquisition of technology and product assets of Opticore, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Design Communication, based in Gothenburg, Sweden. On June 18, 2007, Autodesk...

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Badenoch & Clark Acquires Judd Farris

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Aug. 16 -- MPS Group, Inc. (NYSE:MPS), a leading provider of specialty staffing, consulting and business solutions, today announced that Badenoch & Clark, its United Kingdom-based professional services unit, has acquired Judd Farris, a leading global provider of property recruitment professionals. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Judd Farris was established in 1998 as a...

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Bluephoenix Solutions Completes Acquisition of Amalgamated Software North America Inc. (ASNA)

ASNA's Unique Optimal Migration Solution for 750,000 IBM AS/400 Computers: Will Enable BluePhoenix to Address an Estimated $75 Billion Market HERZLIA, Israel, August 17 -- BluePhoenix Solutions Ltd. (NASDAQ: BPHX), a leading provider of value driven modernization solutions for legacy information systems, today announced the closing of the strategic acquisition, by way of merger, of Amalgamated...

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Lockheed Martin Acquires 3Dsolve, Inc.

BETHESDA, Md., Aug. 17 / -- Lockheed Martin Corporation announced it has acquired 3Dsolve, Inc. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. 3Dsolve is a privately held company that creates simulation-based learning solutions for government, military and corporate applications. The company's innovative software tools assist clients with collaborative training utilizing interactive 3D graphics...

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Incentra Solutions Acquires Helio Solutions, Leading Provider of IT and Data Center Solutions in California/Arizona

BOULDER, Colo., Aug. 20 -- Incentra Solutions, Inc. (BULLETIN BOARD: ICNS) , a provider of complete IT and storage management solutions to enterprises and managed service providers in North America and Europe, today announced that it has acquired Santa Clara, CA-based Helio Solutions, Inc. (http://heliosolutions.com/) for approximately $10.3 million, subject to certain post-closing working...

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El Paso Corporation Announces Acquisition of Peoples Energy Production Company

HOUSTON, Aug. 17 /-- El Paso Corporation (NYSE:EP) announced today that it is acquiring Houston-based Peoples Energy Production Company (Peoples Production), for $875 million in cash through its wholly-owned subsidiary, El Paso Exploration & Production Company (EPEP). Peoples Production, which is a subsidiary of Integrys Energy Group (NYSE:TEG), owns an estimated 305 billion cubic feet equivalent...

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Color Kinetics Announces U.S. and Germany Anti-Trust Clearance for its Acquisition by Philips

BOSTON, Aug. 15 / -- Color Kinetics Incorporated (NASDAQ:CLRK), which had previously announced its agreement to be acquired by Philips Holding USA Inc., for $34.00 per share in cash, today announced that the 30-day waiting period for the transaction under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, as amended, expired on August 10, 2007. The Federal Cartel Office of the Federal...

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CommScope and Andrew Receive Hart-Scott-Rodino Requests for Additional Information

HICKORY, N.C. and WESTCHESTER, Ill., Aug. 16 / -- CommScope, Inc. (NYSE:CTV) and Andrew Corporation (NASDAQ:ANDW) announced today that they have received requests for additional information (second requests) from the Antitrust Division of the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) regarding CommScope's pending acquisition of Andrew. The information requests were issued under the notification...

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eWorld Companies, Inc. Announces Completion of Corporate Merger, Finalization of Initial Financial Reports, and Impending Upgrade of OTCQX Market Tier Status

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 20 /-- eWorld Companies, Inc. (EWDI.PK) announced today that the Company's corporate restructuring resulting from a recent reverse merger has now been completed, and that it has also completed and is in the process of posting its initial financial statements since becoming a publicly traded company in March 2007. These filings, which are expected to be released and updated on...

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Mitel and Inter-Tel Announce Completion of Merger

OTTAWA, ON, and TEMPE, AZ, Aug. 16 / -- Mitel Networks Corporation and Inter-Tel (Delaware), Incorporated today announced the completion of their merger. As a result of the merger, Inter-Tel is now a wholly-owned subsidiary of Mitel® and Inter-Tel stockholders will receive $25.60 in cash for each Inter-Tel share they held prior to the closing. We are delighted to complete our merger with...

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