Mergers & Acquisitions

Mergers & Acquisitions

CommScope Completes Acquisition of Signal Vision, Inc.

HICKORY, N.C., May 1: CommScope, Inc. (NYSE:CTV), a world leader in infrastructure solutions for communication networks, today announced it has completed the acquisition of Signal Vision, Inc. (SVI), a leading supplier of broadband RF (Radio Frequency) subscriber products. Signal Vision's product lines include passives, indoor amplifiers and addressable taps. Signal Vision had revenues of less...

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DealerTrack to Acquire Arkona, Inc.

LAKE SUCCESS, N.Y. and SOUTH JORDAN, Utah, April 27 / -- DealerTrack Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:TRAK) and Arkona, Inc. (BULLETIN BOARD: ARKN) have signed a definitive agreement for DealerTrack to acquire Arkona for $1.38 per share of common stock. The total purchase price of the transaction is approximately $58.9 million. This acquisition will bring together DealerTrack, a leading provider of...

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Sentex Sensing Technology, Inc. Signs Binding MoU to Acquire ICOM Holdings Ltd. to Broaden and Support European Businesses of Sentex

CLEVELAND, April 25: Sentex Sensing Technology, Inc. (BULLETIN BOARD: SNTX.OB) (http://www.sentextech.com/). Henrik Rubinstein, President signed a binding Memorandum of Understanding to acquire ICOM Holdings Ltd. to support the future sale of biometrics driven Sentex products in the European Union. ICOM, which provides technology services with active businesses, and with revenue approximating $8...

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Belden Completes Acquisition of Lumberg Automation Components

ST. LOUIS, April 30: Belden (NYSE:BDC), a world leader in the development of signal transmission solutions, has completed purchase of the assets of Lumberg Automation Components from The Lumberg Group for an undisclosed cash price. Lumberg Automation is a leading supplier of industrial connectors, high performance cord-sets and field bus communication components for factory automation machinery....

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CenturyTel Completes Madison River Purchase

MONROE, La., April 30: CenturyTel, Inc. (NYSE:CTL) announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Madison River Communications Corp. CenturyTel used the net proceeds from its recent issuances of $500 million of 10-year 6.0% Senior Notes and $250 million of 6-year 5.5% Senior Notes along with additional proceeds from the issuance of approximately $80 million of commercial paper to fund...

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Air Products Completes Purchase of BOC Gazy from Linde

Air Products is Now the Largest Industrial Gas Supplier in Poland LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa., April 30 -- Air Products (NYSE:APD) announced today that it has completed the acquisition of the industrial gas business of BOC Gazy Sp z o.o. from The Linde Group for 370 million euros or about $503 million. With this transaction, Air Products is now the leading industrial gas supplier in Central Europe's...

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AIG Highstar Capital Enters into Agreement to Purchase AMPORTS, Inc from Lincolnshire Management

NEW YORK, April 26 -- AIG Global Investment Group (AIGGIG) and Lincolnshire Management Inc. (Lincolnshire) today announced that Highstar Harbor Holdings II, Inc., a subsidiary of AIG Highstar Capital (Highstar), entered into a definitive agreement with Lincolnshire Equity Fund III, L.P., a fund managed by Lincolnshire, to purchase AMPORTS, Inc (AMPORTS). Terms were not disclosed. Headquartered in...

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Preformed Line Products Expands Its Presence Into Central Europe With the Acquisition of BELOS S.A.

MAYFIELD VILLAGE, Ohio, April 23 / -- Preformed Line Products (PLP) today announced an agreement to acquire 84% of BELOS S.A., a manufacturer of fittings and equipment for power utility and mining applications based in Central Europe. The acquisition will strengthen PLP's platform in Europe while enhancing its worldwide product offerings and opening new lines of business. Established in 1947,...

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Tyco International to Acquire AbsorbaTack(TM) Technology From Sorbx LLC

PEMBROKE, Bermuda, April 23 / -- Tyco International Ltd. (NYSE:TYC) today announced that Tyco Healthcare's Surgical Devices business has acquired Sorbx LLC's AbsorbaTack(TM) product and related assets. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Sorbx, a privately-held business located in Jacksonville, Florida, has developed AbsorbaTack(TM), an absorbable tack technology for use in both inguinal...

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Alcoa to Offer to Acquire Alcan for US$73.25 Per Share in Cash and Stock

US$33 Billion Transaction Will Create a Premier Global Aluminum Company with Enhanced Growth Opportunities Annual Cost Synergies Expected to be Approximately US$1 Billion Combined Company Will Have Dual Head Offices in Montreal and New York MONTREAL & NEW YORK--Alcoa Inc. (NYSE: AA) announced today that it will be making an offer to acquire all of the outstanding common shares of Alcan Inc. (TSX:...

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