Mergers & Acquisitions

Mergers & Acquisitions

Aon Acquires Valley Oak Systems

Unrivaled End-to-End Claims and RMIS Offering CHICAGO, March 19 / -- Aon Corporation (NYSE:AOC) today announced it has completed the acquisition of Valley Oak Systems of San Ramon, California. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20041215/CGW049LOGO ) Valley Oak Systems (VOS), a leader in claims management software, services, and support for...

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Enea Acquires QiValue Technologies

STOCKHOLM, Sweden & SAN JOSE, CA.-- Enea, a world leading provider of telecom software and services, today announced that is has acquired Swedish QiValue Technologies, a leading provider of Linux solutions. The acquisition will bolster Enea's Linux expertise, strengthen its software offering, and increase Enea's ability to offer embedded Linux solutions. Enea expects the acquisition to contribute...

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OMRON Finalizes Acquisition of Semiconductor Business Assets from Seiko Epson Subsidiary

Tokyo, Japan, Mar 30: OMRON Corporation (TSE: 6645; ADR: OMRNY; 'OMRON'), a global leader in automation, sensing and control technology, announced that the preliminary agreement* that it previously reached to acquire the semiconductor business assets of Seiko Epson's consolidated subsidiary, Yasu Semiconductor Corporation, has been finalized and the acquisition was completed on March 30, 2007....

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American Standard Companies Completes Sale of Venesta, Part of its European Bath and Kitchen Business, to RS Building Products

TRENTHAM, England, and PISCATAWAY, N.J., March 30: American Standard Companies Inc. (NYSE:ASD) and RS Building Products Ltd. today announced completion of the sale of American Standard's Venesta Washroom Systems business in the U.K. to RS Building Products for approximately $165 million. The sale represents an after-tax gain of about $50 million for American Standard. With 2006 sales of...

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Agere Stockholders Approve LSI Merger

ALLENTOWN, Pa., March 29 -- Agere Systems (NYSE:AGR) today announced that shareholders had approved a proposal related to its previously announced merger with LSI Logic (NYSE:LSI), among other business at its 2007 annual meeting. LSI shareholders also are meeting today to vote on a merger-related proposal. The transaction is expected to close shortly after shareholder approvals by both companies...

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AmbironTrustWave Acquires ReddShell Corporation

Deal enhances AmbironTrustWave's compliance management technology CHICAGO and DENVER, March 28 -- AmbironTrustWave, a leading provider of data security and compliance management solutions, has acquired ReddShell Corporation. The deal is closed effective immediately and the terms are private. Established in 2003, ReddShell provides risk management and data security solutions that help companies...

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CellStar Announces the Completion of the Sale of Its U.S. and Miami-Based Latin American Operations to Brightpoint

COPPELL, Texas, March 30: CellStar Corporation (OTC Pink Sheets: CLST) today announced that the Company has completed the sale of its U.S. and Miami-based Latin American operations to wholly-owned subsidiaries of Brightpoint, Inc. Substantially all of the assets of the U.S. and Miami operations were sold for a purchase price of $88.0 million which was reduced, pursuant to the terms of the...

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Delaware Court Permits Netsmart Merger Vote to Proceed

Permits Shareholder Vote to Be Held After Supplemental Disclosure GREAT RIVER, N.Y., March 15 / -- Netsmart Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTST), a leading provider of enterprise-wide software and services for health and human services organizations, today announced that the Delaware Court of Chancery has permitted Netsmart to proceed with its planned merger with affiliates of Insight Venture...

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Belden Agrees to Acquire Lumberg Automation Components GmbH

With this acquisition Belden expands its position as a global industrial connectivity solutions provider for factory automation ST. LOUIS, March 28 / -- Belden (NYSE:BDC), a world leader in the development of signal transmission solutions, has entered into a definitive agreement to purchase the assets of Lumberg Automation Components GmbH and related entities for an undisclosed cash price....

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Belden Closes Acquisition of LTK Wiring

Hong Kong based electronic cable company will be Belden's platform for growth in Asia ST. LOUIS, March 27 / -- Belden (NYSE:BDC), a leading provider of signal transmission solutions for data networking and electronics, has completed the acquisition of LTK Wiring Co. Ltd., a Hong Kong company, for a cash purchase price of approximately $195 million. LTK Wiring is one of the largest manufacturers...

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