Mergers & Acquisitions

Mergers & Acquisitions

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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Motorola to Acquire Terayon Communication Systems

SCHAUMBURG, Ill. and SANTA CLARA, Calif., April 23: Motorola, Inc. (NYSE:MOT) and Terayon Communication Systems, Inc. (Pink Sheets: TERN.PK) today announced that the two companies have signed a definitive merger agreement, under which Motorola will acquire all of the outstanding shares of Terayon's common stock for $1.80 per share in cash. The transaction will have a total equity value of...

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NetEnrich Announces Acquisition of Luminalto to Become a Leading Provider of IT Infrastructure Management and Optimization Services

SAN FRANCISCO, April 23 : GARTNER SYMPOSIUM/ITxpo -- NetEnrich, a leading provider of award winning Virtual Private Management (VPM) technologies and services for remote site IT infrastructure management, today announced the acquisition of Luminalto, a leading provider of IT infrastructure management and optimization services. This acquisition will bring unparalleled efficiencies in rendering...

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Novadaq Acquires Portfolio of Fluorescence Endoscopy Patents from Xillix

TORONTO, April 23 / -- Novadaq® Technologies Inc. (TSX: NDQ), a developer of real-time medical imaging systems and image guided therapies for the operating room, announced today that it has entered into an asset purchase agreement to acquire certain business assets of Xillix Technologies Corp. (Richmond, British Columbia), including all of Xillix's intellectual property, certain capital assets...

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Netsmart Technologies Acquires Behavioral Health Assets of MainTree Systems

GREAT RIVER, N.Y., April 23: Netsmart Technologies, Inc., a leading provider of enterprise-wide software and services for health and human services organizations, today announced that it has acquired the behavioral health assets of MainTree Systems. Terms of the agreement were not disclosed. MainTree Systems, a privately owned software development company in Johnson City, Tenn., provides software...

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Oracle Buys Lodestar

Extends Oracle's Leadership in Utilities REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., April 24 / -- Oracle today announced that it has agreed to acquire Lodestar Corporation, a leading provider of meter data management and competitive energy solutions for the utilities industry. The combination of Lodestar's complementary products with Oracle's industry-leading suite of utilities applications acquired through SPL...

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Poly-Pacific International Inc. Acquires 100% Control

BURNABY, BC, April 20 / -- Poly-Pacific International Inc. ( Poly-Pacific or the Company ) (TSX-V: PMB ; OTCBB: PLYPF ; Berlin: A0LGDN ; Frankfurt: POZ ) is pleased to announce the successful negotiation with Poly-Ran Reclamation Inc. to acquire its 30% interest in the McAdoo Lane Landfill Site located near Kingston, Ontario. While the complete details of the agreement are not available at this...

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Varian Medical Systems Signs Agreement to Acquire Bio-Imaging Research; Acquisition to Strengthen Varian's Security and Inspection Product Offerings

PALO ALTO, Calif., April 25: Varian Medical Systems, Inc. (NYSE:VAR) today announced it has signed an agreement to acquire Bio-Imaging Research, Inc. (BIR), a privately-held supplier of X-ray imaging products for security and inspection. The acquisition will enable Varian to offer security and inspections customers X-ray imaging detectors and image processing software in addition to its existing...

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