Mergers & Acquisitions

Mergers & Acquisitions

ARCADIS Acquires Water Specialist Alkyon

ARNHEM, The Netherlands, July 2 -- ARCADIS (EURONEXT: ARCAD) the international consultancy and engineering company, today announced that it has acquired Alkyon, a Dutch-based water company that provides consultancy services in the international water market. Alkyon, based in Marknesse, the Netherlands, produces annual revenues of approximately EUR 4.5 million with a total of 45 employees. The...

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AT&T to Acquire Dobson Communications, Expand Wireless Coverage

Acquisition to Improve Network Coverage for Customers in Rural and Suburban Areas, Create Value for Stockholders SAN ANTONIO, June 29 -- Underscoring its interest in serving the rural market, AT&T Inc. (NYSE:T) announced today that it will acquire Dobson Communications Corporation (NASDAQ:DCEL), a provider of rural and suburban wireless communications services, for approximately $2.8 billion in...

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ATS Medical Completes Acquisition of CryoCath's Surgical Ablation Business

MINNEAPOLIS, June 28 -- ATS Medical, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATSI) today announced the completion of its acquisition of the surgical cryoablation business of CryoCath Technologies which was reported on June 19, 2007. The assets being acquired include the SurgiFrost-®, FrostByte-®, and SurgiFrost XL family of products for which ATS Medical has been CryoCath's exclusive agent in the United States and...

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Avista Energy Sale to Coral Energy Finalized

SPOKANE, Wash., July 2 -- Avista Corp. (NYSE:AVA) today announced the closing of the sale of substantially all of the contracts and ongoing operations of Avista Energy, Inc., a subsidiary of Avista Corp., to Coral Energy Holding, L.P., and certain of its subsidiaries (Coral Energy), a subsidiary of Shell. The transaction also included the sale of the contracts and ongoing operations of Avista...

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Purchase of Formula Systems Holdings in BluePhoenix Completed

Arik Kilman Nominated to be Elected as Chairman of the Board in the Shareholders Assembly Four Directors Resign From the Board of Directors Following Transaction HERZLIYA, Israel, June 28 -- BluePhoenix Solutions Ltd. (NASDAQ: BPHX), the leader in value driven legacy modernization, today announced that it has been informed by Formula Systems (1985) Ltd. that Formula's agreement to sell their...

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Alcoa Receives Hart-Scott-Rodino Request for Additional Information in Connection With Outstanding Offer for Alcan

Alcoa Receives Hart-Scott-Rodino Request for Additional Information in Connection with Outstanding Offer for Alcan MONTREAL & NEW YORK--Alcoa Inc. (NYSE:AA) announced today that it has received a request for additional information from the Antitrust Division of the U.S. Department of Justice ( DOJ ) regarding its outstanding offer for Alcan Inc. (TSX:AL)(NYSE:AL). The information request was...

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Basell to Acquire Huntsman for $25.25 Per Share

Utah, June 26 / -- Basell, the global leader in polyolefins' technology, production and marketing, and Huntsman Corporation, one of the world's largest manufacturers and marketers of differentiated chemicals and pigments, announced today that they have signed a definitive agreement pursuant to which Basell will acquire Huntsman in a transaction valued at approximately $9.6 billion, including the...

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CommScope to Acquire Andrew for $2.6 Billion

Expands CommScope's Global Leadership in Infrastructure Solutions for Communications Networks Expected to be Accretive to CommScope's Cash Earnings per Share, Excluding Special Items, in First Full Year after Closing HICKORY, N.C. and WESTCHESTER, Ill., June 27 / -- CommScope, Inc. and Andrew Corporation today announced that the companies have entered into a definitive agreement, unanimously...

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Superior Essex Completes Acquisition of Remaining 40 Percent of Essex Nexans

ATLANTA, June 27 -- Superior Essex Inc. (NASDAQ:SPSX), one of the largest wire and cable manufacturers in the world, today announced that is has completed the acquisition from Nexans of the remaining 40 percent equity interest in Essex Nexans. Superior Essex purchased Nexans' outstanding shares in Essex Nexans for euro 22 million in cash. In addition, Essex Nexans redeemed a euro 11.3 million...

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TK Aluminum Ltd. Announces Completion of the Sale of its Remaining Equity Interest in Nanjing Teksid Aluminum Foundry Co., Ltd. to Tenedora Nemak, S.A. de C.V.

CARMAGNOLA, Italy, June 28 -- TK Aluminum Ltd. (the Company ), the indirect parent of Teksid Aluminum Luxembourg S.A R.L., S.C.A. ( Teksid Luxembourg ), announced today that on June 27, 2007 its subsidiary Teksid Aluminum S.r.l. ( Teksid Italy ) completed the sale of its remaining 40% equity interest in Nanjing Teksid Aluminum Foundry Co., Ltd. ( Nanjing Teksid ) to Tenedora Nemak, S.A. de C.V. (...

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