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Alexander Utility Engineering | TRC Cos Inc 
TRC Cos Inc acquired Alexander Utility Engineering Inc, a San Antonio-based provider of engineering and design services, for an undisclosed amount in cash common stock and subordinated debt.

Catalent-Printed Components | Clondalkin Group 
Clondalkin Group of the Netherlands, a unit of Warburg Pincus LLC's EM Warburg Pincus & Co Inc subsidiary, agreed to acquire the printed components business of Catalent Pharma Solutions Inc, a Somerset- based manufacturer of pharmaceutical products. Terms were not disclosed.

Certain Oil & Gas Properties | LINN Energy LLC 
LINN Energy LLC (LINN) definitively agreed to acquire certain oil and gas properties, located in the Permian Basin, New Mexico, an oil and gas exploration and production property. Concurrently, LINN definitively agreed to acquire certain oil and gas properties, located in the Permian Basin, Texas. The two transactions had a combined value of $238 million. Subsequently, LINN definitively agreed to acquire the North Bakken assets of Concho Resources Inc.

Certain Oil & Gas Properties | LINN Energy LLC 
LINN Energy LLC (LINN) definitively agreed to acquire certain oil and gas properties, located in the Permian Basin, Texas, an oil and gas exploration and production property. Concurrently, LINN definitively agreed to acquire certain oil and gas properties, located in the Permian Basin, New Mexico. The two transactions had a combined value of $238 million. Subsequently LINN definitively agreed to acquire the North Dakota Bakken assets of Concho Resources.

Charleston Marriott Town Ctr | Inland American Lodging Grp 
Inland American Lodging Group Inc, a wholly-owned unit of Inland American Real Estate Trust Inc, acquired the Charleston Marriott Town Center, a Charleston-based owner and operator of hotels, from Forest City Enterprises Inc, for $25.5 mil.

Cirrus Industries Inc | China Aviation Industry 
China Aviation Industry General Aircraft Co agreed to acquire Cirrus Industries Inc, a Duluth-based manufacturer of aircraft, from Arcapita Inc, a unit of Arcapita Bank BSC. Terms were not disclosed.

Cole OF San Antonio TX LLC | Cole Corporate Income Tr Inc 
Cole Corporate Income Trust Inc acquired Cole OF San Antonio TX LLC, an owner and operator of office building, from Series C LLC, for $32.85 mil.

Comstock Resources Inc | Bondholders 
Comstock Resources Inc, a Frisco-based oil and gas exploration and production company, agreed to debt restructuring with Bondholders in a transaction valued at $172 million based on the book value of the existing non-convertible debt tendered under the terms of the terms of the offer.

Concho Resources Inc-North | LINN Energy LLC 
LINN Energy LLC (LINN) definitively agreed to acquire the North Dakota Bakken assets, an oil and gas exploration and production property, from Concho Resources Inc, for $196 million. Concurrently, LINN definitively agreed to acquire two certain oil and gas exploration and production properties, located in Texas and New Mexico.

Cyber Action Inc | Media Exchange Group Inc 
Media Exchange Group Inc(China Wireless Communications) acquired Cyber Action Inc, a New York- based, provider of digital trading cards services. Terms were not disclosed.

Diosynth RTP Inc | Fujifilm Holdings Corp 
Fujifilm Holdings Corp of Japan, planned to acquire the entire share capital in Diosynth RTP Inc, a Morrisville-based manufacturer, developer and retailer pharmaceuticals, from Merck & Co Inc. Concurrently Fujifilm Holdings Corp planned to acquire Merck Sharp & Dohme Ltd, from Merck & Co Inc.

Focused Health Solutions-Asset | Health Fitness Corp 
Health Fitness Corp acquired the assets of Focused Health Solutions Inc, a Deerfield-based provider of customized disease management solutions, and a unit of Linden LLC. Terms were not disclosed.

Golden Voice Media LLC | Max Media Group Inc 
Max Media Group Inc signed a Letter of Intent {LoI} to acquire Golden Voice Media LLC, a provider of multimedia advertising, production and distribution services.

Integrated-Key Elec Supply Bus | Elliott Electric Supply Inc 
Elliot Electric Supply Inc acquired the Key Electric Supply business of Integrated Electrical Services Inc, a Houston-based provider of electrical contracting services.

LINN Energy LLC | Bondholders 
LINN Energy LLC, a Houston-based oil and gas exploration and production company, agreed to debt restructuring with Bondholders in a transaction valued at $490.275 million based on the book value of the existing non-convertible debt tendered under the terms of the terms of the offer.

MSD BioManufacturing Network | Fujifilm Corp 
Fujifilm Corp of JAPAN, (definitively) agreed to acquire MSD Biomanufacturing Network, a unit of Merck Sharp & Dohme Ltd, a Hertfordshire-based, manufacturer, developer and retailer of pharmaceuticals.

Mobile Commerce Ltd | Fiserv Inc 
Fiserv Inc acquired Mobile Commerce Ltd, a Norcross-based provider of mobile banking services. Terms were not disclosed.

Mobile Railcar Cleaning Co | CF Rail Services 
CF Rail Services, a unit of Chicago Freight Car Leasing Co, acquired Mobile Railcar Cleaning Co, a Waycross-based provider of rail transportation services. Terms were not disclosed.

Nationwide Health Properties | Ventas Inc 
Ventas Inc (Ventas) definitively agreed to acquire Nationwide Health Properties Inc (NHP), a Newport Beach-based real estate investment trust, in a stock swap transaction valued at $5.793 billion. Ventas offered 0.7866 common share per every NHP share held. The shares were valued based on Ventas closing stock price of $57.19 on February 25, the last full trading day prior to the annoucement. Upon completion, Ventas shareholder were to own 65% and NHP shareholders were to own the remaining 35% in the combined company.

Plexxikon Inc | Daiichi Sankyo Co Ltd 
Daiichi Sankyo Co Ltd of Japan agreed to merge with Plexxikon Inc, a Berkeley- based biopharmaceutical company, for $935 million. The consideration was to consist of $805 million and $130 million in profit-related payments.

Pulse Electronics Corp | Bel Fuse Inc 
Bel Fuse Inc (Bel) planned to acquire the entire share capital of Pulse Electronics Corp (Pulse) , a Trevose-based manufacturer of electronic components, for $6 per share, or a total value of $248.970 million. Originally, in December 2011, Bel was rumored to be acquiring Pulse.

Real Girls Media Network | Meredith Corp 
Meredith Corp acquired the remaining undisclosed majority interest in Real Girls Media Network, a provided of digital network and online publishing services. Terms were not disclosed.

Premier Cable Designs Inc | Genesis Group Holdings Inc 
Genesis Group Holdings Inc (Genesis) signed a Memorandum of Understanding {MoU} to acquire Premier Cable Design Services Inc, a Valrico-based provider of telecommunications engineering services, for an estimated $0.29 million. The consideration was to consist of 1 million in Genesis common shares valued at $0.14 million, $0.15 million in notes payable, and an undisclosed amount in profit-related payments. The shares were valued based on Genesis' closing stock price of $0. 14 on 25 February 2011, the last full trading day prior to the announcement.

Steel Coil Services | Macsteel Svcs Centers USA Inc 
USA - Macsteel Service Centers USA Inc, a joint venture between Macsteel SA and Sollac Mediterranee SA, a majority-owned unit of Arcelor SA, acquired Steel Coil Services, a Catoosa- based provider of steel processing services, from United States Steel Corp.

Sunbelt Chlor Alkali | Olin Corp 
Olin Corp acquired a 50% interest, which it did not already own, in Sunbelt Chlor Alkali Partnership, a McIntosh-based manufacturer of chlor alkali, from PolyOne Corp, for $175 million. The consideration consisted of $132 million and the assumption of $43 million in liabilities.

Twitter Inc | JPMorgan Chase & Co Digital 
JPMorgan Chase & Co Digital Growth Fund, a unit of JPMorgan Chase & Co, was rumored to be planning to acquire a 10% stake in Twitter Inc, a San Francisco- based provider of social networking services. Terms were not disclosed but according to sources, transaction was to be valued at an estimated $450 mil.

FC-GEN Acquisition Holding LLC | Health Care REIT Inc 
Health Care REIT Inc (Health) definitively agreed to acquire the entire share capital of FC-Gen Acquisition Holding LLC, a Kennett Square- based provider of skilled nursing services, for $2.4 bil.

UCompareHealthCare LLC | MDxMedical Inc 
MDxMedical Inc acquired UCompareHealthCare LLC, a Marlborough-based provider of online healthcare services, from About.com Inc, a unit of The New York Times Co. Terms were not disclosed.

Undisclosed Casino Co,WA | Evergreen Gaming Corp 
Evergreen Gaming Corp (Evergreen) agreed to acquire the entire share capital of an Undisclosed Casino Co, an owner and operator of casinos, from Cory Coyle and Rick Faoro, in exchange for 22.5 million Evergreen common shares valued at $1.39 million. The shares were valued based on Evergreen's closing stock price of $0.06 on 25 February 2011, the last full trading day prior to the announcement.

V Max Simulation Corp | Mad Catz Interactive Inc 
Mad Catz Interactive Inc acquired V Max Simulation Corp, a developer of flight simulation software, for $0.638 million. The consideration consisted of $0.378 million in cash and $0.26 million in common stock.

Zephyr Financial Technologies | Snappy Reports 
Snappy Reports acquired the entire share capital in Zephyr Financial Technologies, a Washington-based provider of software consulting and XBRL services. Terms were not disclosed.

AdvancedMD Software Inc | Automatic Data Processing Inc 
Automatic Data Processing Inc acquired AdvancedMD Software Inc, a draper-based, developer of web-based software. Terms were not disclosed.

Ashta Chemicals Inc | Bigshire Mexico S de RL de CV 
Bigshire Mexico S de RL de CV of Mexico acquired Ashta Chemicals Inc, an Ashtabula-based manufacturer and wholesaler of liquid potassium hydroxide, from Baxter Associates Inc. Terms were not disclosed.

BRT Escrow Corp SpA | Inversiones Alsacia SA 
Inversiones Alsacia SA of Chile acquired the entire share capital of BRT Escrow Corp SpA, a provider of transportation services, for the assumption of $464 million in liabilities.

Bank of Feather River | Undisclosed Acquiror 
Capitol Bancorp Ltd agreed to divest its undisclosed majority interest in Yuba City-based Bank of Feather River, to an undisclosed acquiror.

Beluga Inc | Facebook Inc 
Facebook Inc acquired Beluga Inc, a New York-based developer of mobile and internet software. Terms were not disclosed.

Bookette Software Co Inc | McGraw-Hill Education 
McGraw-Hill Education, a wholly-owned unit of McGraw- Hill Cos Inc, acquired Bookette Software Cos Inc, a Monterey-based curriculum software development company. Terms are not disclosed.

Fetzer Vineyards | Vina Concha y Toro SA 
Vina Concha y Toro SA of Chile agreed to acquire the FetzerVineyards, a Hopland- based producer and wholesaler of wines, from Brown-Forman Corp (BFC), for $238 million. The transaction was to include Fetzer winery, bottling facility, and vineyards as well as the Fetzer brand, Bonterra, Little Black Dress, Jekel, Five Rivers, Bel Arbor, Coldwater Creek, and Sanctuary. Originally, in December 2010, BFC was rumored to be seeking a buyer for its wine business.

Centro Properties Group-US | BRE Retail Holdings Inc 
BRE Retail Holdings Inc, a unit of Blackstone Group LP's (Blackstone) Blackstone Real Estate Partners VI LP subsidiary, agreed to acquire the US property portfolio, comprised of 588 shopping centers, of Centro Properties Group (Centro), a Melbourne- based real estate investment and development trust, for an estimated $9.4 billion in cash. Previously, Blackstone was rumored to be planning to acquire the US property portfolio, comprised of 588 shopping centers, of Centro. Originally, in December 2010, Centro was seeking a buyer for its US property portfolio. Blackstone, Morgan Stanley Real Estate and Starwood Capital Group, Paulson & Co, NRDC Equity Partners LLC and AREA Property Partners were rumored potential bidders.

Emerald Waste-Hauling(3) | WCA Waste Corp 
WCA Waste Corp(WCA) acquired Hauling Operations(3) , a unit of Emerald Waste Services LLC(Emerald Waste), a Panama City Beach-based, provider of waste management and disposal services. Terms were not disclosed. Concurrently, WCA acquired Emerald Waste-Transfer Station.

Emerald Waste-Transfer Station | WCA Waste Corp 
WCA Waste Corp(WCA) acquired Transfer Station, a unit of Emerald Waste Services LLC(Emerald Waste), a Panama City Beach-based, provider of waste management and disposal services. Terms were not disclosed. Concurrently, WCA acquired Emerald Waste-Hauling Operations (3).

Fairfield Inn & Suites | Apple REIT Ten Inc 
Apple REIT Ten Inc planned to acquire Fairfield Inn & Suites, a Toledo-based owner and operator of hotel, from Independence Hospitality Inc, for $10 million.

Hatteras Networks Inc Overture Networks Inc 
Overture Networks Inc definitively agreed to merge with Hatteras Networks Inc, a Morrisville-based developer of Ethernet carrier software.

Hudson Valley Paper Co | Lindenmeyr Munroe Co 
Lindenmeyr Munroe Co acquired Hudson Valley Paper Co, an Albany-based, manufacturer and wholesaler of printing and communications paper. Terms were not disclosed.

International Home Furnishings | IHFC Acquisition Co LLC 
IHFC Acquisition Co LLC agreed to acquire the entire share capital of International Home Furnishings Center Inc, a High Point-based manufacturer of household furniture, for $275 mil.

Kessington Machine Inc | Blackland Group LLC 
Blackland Group LLC acquired Kessington Machine Products Inc, an Elkhart- based, manufacturer, wholesaler and provider of machinery equip services in a leveraged buyout transaction. Terms were not disclosed.

Lions Gate-Digital & TV Asts | Shareholders 
Lions Gate Entertainment Corp, a Sta. Monice-based provider of motion picture production services, was rumored to be planning to spin off its digital and television distribution assets, to its shareholders.

Main Steel Polishing Co Inc | Shale-Inland 
Shale-Inland acquired the entire share capital of Main Steel Polishing Co Inc, a Tinton Falls-based provider of metal processing services.

10 Hanover Square | UDR Inc 
UDR Inc (UDR) definitively agreed to acquire 10 Hanover Square, a New York-based owner and operator of apartment building, for $260.8 million. The consideration was to consist of $4.5 million in cash, the assumption of $192 million in liabilities and $64.3 million in UDR common shares.

Pac-Kit Safety Equipment Co | Acme United Corp 
Acme United Corp acquired Pac-Kit Safety Equipment Co, a South Norwalk- based, manufacturer and wholesaler of emergency supply products. Terms were not disclosed.

Range Resources Corp-Barnett | Legend Natural Gas IV LP 
Legend Natural Gas IV LP definitively agreed to acquire the Barnett Shale properties, located in Fort Worth, of Range Resources Corp, an oil and gas exploration and production company, for $900 mil.

Quadrant Structured Prod Co | Magnetar Capital LLC 
Magnetar Capital LLC planned to acquire the remaining 20% stake, which it did not already own, in Quadrant Structured Products Co, a Norwalk-based provider of investment management services, from Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc, for $90 mil.

SandRidge Energy Inc | Bondholders 
SandRidge Energy Inc, a Oklahoma City-based oil and gas exploration and production company, agreed to debt restructuring with Bondholders in a transaction valued at $650 million based on the book value of the existing non-convertible debt tendered under the terms of the terms of the offer.

Securit | Recall Corp 
Recall Corp, a wholly- owned unit of Brambles Ltd, acquired Securit, a provider of document management services, from Shred-it International Inc.

Thumbplay Inc | Clear Channel Radio Inc 
Clear Channel Radio Inc planned to acquire Thumbplay Inc, a New York-based provider of online mobile entertainment content services. Terms were not disclosed.

Unisfair Inc | Intercall Inc 
US -Intercall Inc acquired Unisfair Inc, a Menlo Park- based, provider of web conferencing services. Terms were not disclosed.

BioZone Laboratories Inc | International Surf Resorts Inc 
International Surf Resorts Inc signed a Letter of Intent {LoI} to acquire the entire share capital of BioZone Laboratories Inc, a Pittsburg-based manufacturer of pharmaceuticals, in exchange for 31 million International Surf common shares, in a reverse takeover transaction. Upon completion, International Surf was to be named BioZone Pharmaceuticals Inc.

BroadTech Inc | Elcoteq SE 
Elcoteq SE of Finland, through a wholly-owned subsidiary, acquired the entire share capital of BroadTech Inc, a Lewisville- based provider of information management services.

The Combs Co | Weyco Group Inc 
Weyco Group Inc agreed to acquire the entire share capital of The Combs Co, a Eugene-based manufacturer and wholesaler of footwear, for $32.9 million. The consideration was consisted of $29.4 million in cash, the assumption of $3.5 million in liabilities and up to an undisclosed amount if profit- related payments.

Command Information Inc | Salient Federal Solutions Inc 
Salient Federal Solutions Inc(Salient) acquired Command Information Inc, an Alexandria-based, developer of internet software. Terms were not disclosed.

EFS Holdings Inc | FCPR Infravia 
FCPR Infravia acquired EFS Holdings Inc, a Wilmington-based provider of air conditioning installation and repair services, from Idex Aquaservices, a majority- owned unit of the GE Energy Financial Services Inc subsidiary of General Electric Co{GE}'s GE Commercial Finance Inc unit. The transaction included EFS Energy & Finance Holdings, EFS Finance Holdings, Frasie I and Frasie II.

Electn Recyclers Intl Inc | Alcoa Inc 
Alcoa Inc acquired a 10% stake in Electronic Recyclers International Inc, a Fresno- based provider of recycling services, for $110 mil.

Getty Petroleum Marketing Inc | Cambridge Petroleum Holding 
Cambridge Petroleum Holding Inc acquired Getty Petroleum Marketing Inc, a unit of LUKOIL, a Moscow- based, an oil and gas exploration and production company. Terms were not disclosed.

HealthStaff Training Institute | SK3 Group Inc 
SK3 Group Inc acquired HealthStaff Training Institute Inc, a Sta. Ana- based provider of vocational training services.

Ire-Tex Corp | Ire-Tex Corp Bhd 
Ire-Tex Corp Bhd acquired a 5 % stake in Ire- Tex Corp, a Beaverton-based manufacturer of packaging solutions for MYR 0.337 million ($0.110 million) in cash.

Lighting Sciences Inc | Underwriters Laboratories Inc 
Underwriters Laboratories Inc acquired Lighting Sciences Inc, a Scottsdale-based manufacturer of light testing equipment. Terms were not disclosed.

I Won It Live Enterprises | Kenergy Scientific Inc 
Kenergy Scientific Inc signed a Letter of Intent {LoI} to acquire I Won It Live Enterprises, a provider of online game show services.

Packers Supplies Co Inc | Highland-Exchange Service Coop 
Highland-Exchange Service Coop acquired Packers Supply Co, owner, operator and provider of agricultural services. Terms were not disclosed.

Redstar Gold Corp-Cooks | Catalina Metals Corp 
Catalina Metals Corp (Catalina) of Canada was granted an option to acquire a 60% interest in the Cooks Creek project, located in Nevada, of Redstar Gold Corp, a Vancouver-based gold mining company, for $2.853 million. The consideration was to consist of $2.776 million and the issuance of 0.5 million Catalina common shares valued at $0.077 million. The shares were valued based on Catalina's closing stock price of $0.154 on 01 March 2011, the last full trading day prior to the announcement.

RGIC-Cord Blood Samples | Cord Blood America Inc 
Cord Blood America Inc acquired cord blood samples and related assets of Reproductive Genetics Institute Inc, a Chicago- based provider of fertility treatment services. Terms were not disclosed.

STS Telecom LLC | EarthLink Inc 
EarthLink Inc acquired STS Telecom LLC, a Pembroke Pines-based provider of voice and data telecommunications services.

Siterra Corp | Accruent Inc 
Accruent Inc acquired Siterra Corp, a San Francisco- based, developer of internet software. Terms were not disclosed.

Severstal North America-Ops | The Renco Group Inc 
The Renco Group Inc definitively agreed to acquire the operations located in Warren, Wheeling, and Sparrows Point, from Severstal North America Inc, a Dearborn-based manufacturer of steel products, for $1.192 billion. The consideration was to consist of $125 million in cash, $100 million in secured notes, and the assumption of $967 million in liabilities.

Vietti Foods Inc | Zwanenberg Food Group USA Inc 
Zwanenberg Food Group USA Inc, a unit of the Zwanenberg Food Group BV subsidiary of Meatpoint BV's Zwanenberg Food Group Holding BV unit, acquired Vietti Foods Inc, a Nashville-based wholesaler of canned food products.

Clayton Williams Energy Inc | Bondholders 
Clayton Williams Energy Inc, a Midland-based oil and gas exploration and production company, agreed to a debt restructuring transaction with Bondholders in a transaction based on the book value of the existing non- convertible debt tendered under the terms of the offer.

America Service Group Inc | Whiskey Acquisition Corp 
Whiskey Acquisition Corp, a unit of Beecken Petty OKeefe & Co's Valitas Health Services Inc subsidiary, agreed to acquire the entire share capital of America Service Group Inc, a Brentwood-based provider of managed healthcare services, for $26 in cash per share, or a total value of $241.695 million.

ARNEVUT Resources Inc | Orocan Resource Corp 
Orocan Resources Corp (Orocan) of Canada signed a Letter of Intent {LoI} to acquire the entire share capital of ARNEVUT Resources Inc, a Lakewood-based gold mining company, in exchange for 14.7 million Orocan common shares valued at $4.836 million. The shares were valued based on Orocan's closing stock price of $0.329 on 2 March 2011, the last full trading day prior to the announcement.

Aster Data Systems Inc | Oakland Merger Corp 
Oakland Merger Corp, a wholly-owned unit of Teradata Corp, definitively agreed to acquire the remaining 89% interest, which it did not already own, in Aster Data Systems Inc, a San Carlos- based provider of data management services, for $263 million.

Camryn | Ficosa International SA 
Ficosa International SA of Spain, a majority-owned unit of Ficosa Inversion SL, acquired Camryn, a manufacturer of rear-view mirrors. Terms were not disclosed.

eReinsure.com Inc | Fortegra Financial Corp 
Fortegra Financial Corp agreed to acquire eReinsure. com Inc, a Salt Lake City- based provider of reinsurance applications services, for $37 million in cash.

Gardner Aviation Specialist | Precision Aviation Group Inc 
Precision Aviation Group Inc(PAG) acquired Gardner Aviation Specialist Inc(GAS), a Peachtree-based, manufacturer and wholesaler of aviation supply products. Terms were not disclosed.

Global Defense Tech & Sys Inc | Sentinel Acq Hldg Corp 
Sentinel Acquisition Holdings Inc, a wholly-owned unit of Ares Management LLC definitively agreed to acquire the entire share capital of Global Defense Technology & Systems Inc, a Mclean-based provider of technology-based services, for an estimated $315 million, via a tender offer. The consideration was to consist of $24.25 in cash per share, or a total value of $221.81 million, and the assumption of $93.19 million in liabilities.

EnergyConnect Group Inc | Johnson Controls Inc 
Johnson Controls Inc agreed to acquire the entire share capital of EnergyConnect Group Inc, a Lake Oswego-based developer of demand response software, for $0.2253 in cash per share, or a total value of $29.988 mil.

Patriot Natl Bl-Non-Performing | ES Ventures One LLC 
ES Ventures One LLC agreed to acquire the non- performing assets of Stamford- based Patriot National Bank, a wholly-owned unit of PNBK Holdings LLC's majority-owned Patriot National Bancorp Inc subsidiary, for $64.952 mil.

Sightline Payments | Bally Technologies Inc 
Bally Technologies Inc definitively agreed to acquire Sightline Payments, a Las Vegas-based provider of payment services.

Windstream Corp | Bondholders 
Windstream Corp, a Little Rock-based telecommunications services provider, agreed to a debt restructuring transaction with Bondholders (BH) in a transaction valued at $600 million based on the book value of the existing non- convertible debt tendered under the terms of the offer

The Ace Group Inc | DG3 North America Inc 
DG3 North America Inc acquired The Ace Group Inc, a New York-based, provider of commercial printing services. Terms were not disclosed.

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