TargetAcquirerValue ($millions)Synopsis
L3 Technologies IncHarris Corp16,006.6Harris Corp agreed to merge with in L3 Technologies Inc, a New York- based manufacturer of electronic components, for $16.007 billion via a stock swap transaction. Harris offered 1.3 common shares for every L3 Technologies common share. Based on Harris’s closing stock price of $154.87 on 12 October 2018, the last full trading day prior to the announcement, each L3 Technologies share was valued at $201.331. Upon completion of the deal, the merged entity will be renamed as L3 Harris Technologies Inc. Shareholders of Harris will own a 54% interest in the enlarged entity, while shareholders of L3 Technologies will hold the remaining 46% stake.
OppenheimerFunds IncInvesco Ltd5,715.0Invesco Ltd definitively agreed to acquire OppenheimerFunds Inc, a New York-based provider of investment management services, for $5.715 billion from Oppenheimer Acquisition Corp, ultimately owned by Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Co. The consideration will consist of the issuance of 81.9 million common shares valued at $1.715 billion and $4 billion in preferred shares. The shares were valued based on Invesco’s closing stock price of $20.940 on 17 October 2018, the last full trading day prior to the announcement. Originally, In August 2018, Mass was rumored to be seeking a buyer for its OppenheimerFunds Inc unit.
IM Flash Technologies LLCMicron Technology Inc2,500.0Micron Technology Inc exercised its option to acquire the remaining 49% stake it does not already own in IM Flash Technologies LLC, a Lehi-based manufacturer of semiconductors and related devices, from its joint venture partner Intel Corp for an estimated $2.5 billion. The consideration will consist of $1.5 billion in cash and the assumption of $1 billion in liabilities.
Endocyte IncNovartis AG2,092.2Novartis AG of Switzerland agreed to merge with Endocyte Inc, a West Lafayette-based biopharmaceutical company, for $24 in cash per share or a total of $2.092 bil.
SendGrid IncTwilio Inc1,970.7Twilio Inc definitively agreed to merge with SendGrid Inc, a Denver-based developer of digital communications software, from Bain Capital Venture Partners LLC, Deer Management Co LLC, and other shareholders, via a stock swap transaction valued at $1.971 billion. Twilio offered 0.485 Class A common share per SendGrid common share. The shares were valued based on Twilio’s closing stock price of $75 on 12 October 2018, the last full trading day prior to the announcement, each Twilio share was valued at $36.375.
Greencore Usa IncHearthside Food Solutions LLC1,075.0Hearthside Food Solutions LLC, jointly owned by Partners Group AG and Charlesbank Capital Partners LLC, definitively agreed to acquire Greencore USA Inc, a Downers Grove-based manufacturer of perishable prepared foods, from Greencore Group PLC, for about $1.075 billion in cash.
Valero Energy Partners LPValero Energy Corp950.4Valero Energy Corp definitively agreed to acquire the remaining 32.476% stake or 22.493 million common units it does not already own in Valero Energy Partners LP, a San Antonio-based provider of pipeline transportation services of crude oil, for $42.25 in cash per share or a total of $950.35 million.
InfraREIT IncOncor Electric Delivery Co LLC923.2Oncor Electric Delivery Co LLC, a unit of Energy Future Holdings Corp, ultimately owned by Sempra Energy, definitively agreed to acquire the entire share capital of InfraREIT Inc, a Dallas-based lessor of real estate investment trust, for $21 in cash per share or a total of $923.206 million. Concurrently, Sharyland Distribution & Transmission Services LLC (SDTC) definitively agreed to exchange its South Texas Assets with Sharyland Utilities LP’s Golden Spread Electric Cooperative interconnection.
Cambium Learning Group IncVeritas Capital Management LLC707.9Veritas Capital Management LLC, a unit of Veritas Capital Partners LP, definitively agreed to merge with Cambium Learning Group Inc, a Dallas-based book publisher, for $14.50 in cash per share or a total of $707.888 million in cash via a leveraged buyout transaction.
Sabalo Energy LLCEarthstone Energy Inc676.0US-based Earthstone Energy Inc, a unit of EnCap Investments LP, definitely agreed to acquire Sabalo Energy LLC and Sabalo Energy Inc, a producer of crude petroleum and natural gas, for $1.091 billion from Sabalo Energy LLC, ultimately owned by Sabalo Holdings LLC. The consideration will consist of $650 million in cash, and the issuance of 32.316 million common shares valued at $441.303 million. The shares were valued based on Earthstone’s closing stock price on 16 October 2018, the last full trading day prior to the announcement.
Magnum Oil Tools International LtdNine Energy Service Inc536.9Nine Energy Service Inc (NES) definitively agreed to acquire the entire share capital of Magnum Oil Tools International Ltd, a Corpus Christi-based manufacturer of oil and gas field machinery and equipment, for an estimated $536.944 million. The consideration will consist of around $334.494 million in cash plus 5 million NES common shares valued at $177.45 million plus up to $25 million in profit-related payments. The shares were valued based on NES’ closing stock price of $35.49 on 12 October 2018, the last full trading day prior to the announcement.
Lansing Trade Group LLCThe Andersons Inc471.0The Andersons Inc agreed to acquire the remaining 67.5% interest it does not already own in Lansing Trade Group LLC, an Overland Park-based wholesaler of farm products and raw materials, for around $471 million. The consideration will consist of $175 million in cash, the issuance of $130 million common shares, and the assumption of $166 million in liabilities.
ebbu LLCCanopy Growth Corp334.1Canopy Growth Corp of Canada agreed to acquire ebbu LLC, an Evergreen-based manufacturer of medicinals and botanicals, for an estimated $334.138 million. The consideration will consist of $19.2 million in cash, 6.221 million in Canopy common shares valued at $238.139 mil, and up to $76.799 million in profit-related payments. The shares were valued based on Canopy’s closing stock price of $49.853 on 12 October 2018, the last full trading day prior to the announcement.
Baggage Airline Guest Services IncSP Plus Corp275.0SP Plus Corp (SP) definitively agreed to acquire the entire share capital of Baggage Airline Guest Services Inc, an Orlando-based provider of airport operation related services. Concurrently, SP definitively agreed to acquire the entire share capital of Home Serv Delivery LLC. Both transactions are expected to have a combined value of $275 million in cash.
Advanced Fresh Concepts CorpZensho Holdings Co Ltd257.1Zensho Holdings Co Ltd of Japan agreed to acquire the entire share capital of Advanced Fresh Concepts Corp, a Rancho Dominguez-based firm that makes and supplies sushi products to supermarkets in the United States and Canada, for $257.1 mil.
Boral Ltd-US Block BusinessQuikrete Holdings Inc156.0Quikrete Holdings Inc agreed to acquire US block business of Boral Ltd, a Sydney, New South Wales-based manufacturer and wholesaler of building and construction materials, for $156 mil.
Triton Digital IncEW Scripps Co150.0EW Scripps Co planned to acquire Triton Digital Inc, a Sherman Oaks-based software publisher, from Vector Capital Management LP, for $150 million in cash.
Sharyland Utilities LPSempra Energy Inc98.0Sempra Energy Inc definitively agreed to acquire a 50% interest in Sharyland Utilities LP (Sharyland), a Dallas-based electric power distributor, for an estimated $98 million. The transaction is conditional to the completion of Sharyland Distribution & Transmission Services LLC’s asset exchange with Sharyland.
William Charles Construction Co LLCInfrastructure & Energy Alternatives Inc90.0Infrastructure & Energy Alternatives Inc definitively agreed to acquire William Charles Construction Co LLC, a Rockford-based provider of heavy civil, electric power, buildings, environmental and rail construction services, from William Charles Ltd for $90 million. The consideration will consist of $85 million in cash and $5 million in common shares. The transaction will include Ragnar Benson Construction LLC.
Mountain Valley Spring CoDS Services of America Inc78.5DS Services of America Inc, a unit of Cott Corp, acquired Mountain Valley Spring Co, a Hot Springs National Park-based manufacturer of bottled water, from Great Range Capital for $78.5 million.
Rentlytics IncRealPage Inc57.0RealPage Inc agreed to acquire Rentlytics Inc, a San Francisco-based developer of Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) data analytics platforms to the multifamily real estate industry, for $57 million in cash.
Strabala+architects LLCChina Design Group Co Ltd56.0China Design Group Co Ltd of China plansto raise its stake from 20% to 51% by acquiring an additional 31% stake in Strabala+architects LLC, a Chicago-based provider of architectural services, from Marshall Strabala, Edward Jiang and Linhao. Concurrently, China Design Group Co Ltd plans to acquire a 20% stake in Strabala+architects LLC. Both transactions are expected to have a combined value of around $56 million.
Elysium Fourteen ApartmentsSnell Construction Corp43.0Snell Construction Corp planned to acquire Elysium Fourteen Apartments, a Washington DC-based residential property manager, from Madison Investment Holdings Inc for $43 million.
Brookfield Apartments,Virginia Beach,VirginiaInvestor Group37.8An investor group, comprising Scharf Group LLC and Besyata Investment Group Inc, acquired the Brookfield Apartments in Virginia Beach from Bonaventure Realty Group LLC for $37.75 million.
Pelican Pointe Apartments,Slidell,LACarter Multifamily Growth & Income Fund LLC28.6Carter Multifamily Growth & Income Fund LLC acquired the Pelican Pointe Apartments in Slidell for $28.6 mil.
SPG Energy Group LLCDirect Energy Business LLC27.0Direct Energy Business LLC, a unit of Centrica PLC, agreed to acquire SPG Energy Group LLC (SPG), a Sugar Land- based electric power generation facility operator, from ERM Power Ltd for $27 million. Originally, in August 2018, ERM announced that it was seeking a buyer for SPG.
Canary Connect IncSmartfrog Ltd25.0Smartfrog Ltd of Republic of Ireland acquired an undisclosed majority interest in Canary Connect Inc, a New York City-based manufacturer of communications equipment, for $25 million.
HBH Enterprises LLCPetIQ Inc14.8PetIQ Inc acquired HBH Enterprises LLC, a Springville-based manufacturer of specialty pet supplements and treats, for $14.752 million. The consideration was to consist of $0.5 million in cash, 0.4 million Class B common shares valued at $14.252 million and the assumption of undisclosed amount in liabilities. The shares were valued based on PetIQ’s closing stock price of $35.63 on 16 October 2018, the last full trading day before the announcement.
Specialized Rail Service IncUniversal Logistics Holdings Inc12.3Universal Logistics Holdings Inc acquired Specialized Rail Service Inc, a Clearfield-based provider of local and regional intermodal drayage services, for $12.3 million.
Boston AI INCEntermate Co Ltd12.2Entermate Co Ltd of South Korea agreed to acquire the entire share capital of Boston AI INC, manufacturer of electronic computers, from Play Labs LLC and shareholders for $12.153 million. The consideration will consist of convertible bonds converted into 2.57 million newly issued ordinary shares valued at $5.974 million plus $6.179 million in cash. The shares were valued based on EM’s closing stock price of KRW 2,630 (USD 2.325) on 15 Oct 2018, the last full trading day prior to the announcement.
CareSpeak Communications IncOptimizeRx Corp9.0OptimizeRx Corp acquired the entire share capital of CareSpeak Communications Inc, an East Brunswick-based software publisher, from United HealthCare Services Inc, a unit of Savvysherpa LLC, for around $9 million. The consideration consisted of around $5.5 million in cash plus $0.5 million in common shares plus up to $3 million in profit-related payments.
Autumn Ridge,Stone Mountain,GeorgiaInvestor Group5.9An investor group, comprised of Auerbach Funds and Nicas Group Capital Inc acquired Autumn Ridge, a Stone Mountain-based 134-unit multifamily apartment community, for $5.9 million. Concurrently, the investor group acquired Pine Hill and Timber Hollow.
Pine Hill,Riverdale,GeorgiaInvestor Group4.0An investor group, comprised of Auerbach Funds and Nicas Group Capital Inc acquired Pine Hill, a Riverdale-based 106-unit multifamily apartment community, for $4 million. Concurrently, the investor group acquired Autumn Ridge and Timber Hollow.
Timber Hollow,Greensboro,North CarolinaInvestor Group3.9An investor group, comprised of Auerbach Funds and Nicas Group Capital Inc acquired Timber Hollow, a Greensboro-based lessor of residential buildings and dwellings, for $3.85 million. Concurrently, the investor group acquired Autumn Ridge and Pine Hill.
Oakland Vision Project IncSunniva Inc3.0Sunniva Inc of Canada signed a letter of intent to acquire the entire share capital of Oakland Vision Project Inc, an Alameda-based manufacturer of medicinals and botanicals, for an estimated $3 million. The consideration will consist of an estimated $1 million in common shares plus up to $2 million in profit-related payments. The transaction was to include Oakland Vision Project Leasing LLC and Vision Alchemy LLC.
Loud Seeds LLCNext Green Wave Holdings Inc2.0Next Green Wave Holdings Inc of Canada signed a letter of intent to acquire the entire share capital of Loud Seeds LLC, a San Ramon- based manufacturer of medicinals and botanicals, in exchange for $2 million common shares.
Nichols Publishing Co IncNUGL Inc1.0NUGL Inc entered into a binding letter of intent to acquire Nichols Publishing Co Inc, an Asbury-based publication company specializes in business to business print & digital niche magazines, for $1 million in common shares. Its magazines include Garden & Greenhouse and Professional Marijuana Grower.
Centurion Service Group LLC1315 Capital LLC1315 Capital LLC acquired an undisclosed majority interest in Centurion Service Group LLC, a Franklin Park-based retailer, via a leveraged buyout transaction.
Sandream Impact LLCAakash Chemicals & Dye Stuffs IncAakash Chemicals & Dye Stuffs Inc acquired Sandream Impact LLC, a Fairfield-based cosmetics retailer.
TargetST8 ConsultingAccenture PLCAccenture LTD of Bermuda, a unit of Accenture PLC, acquired TargetST8 Consulting, a New York City-based provider of management consulting services.
P3C Media LLCAccess Intelligence LLCAccess Intelligence LLC, a unit of VS&A CommunicationsPartners III LP, acquired P3C Media LLC, an Irvine-based business-to-business media company.
Alliqua BioMedical IncAdynxx IncAdynxx Inc definitively agreed to merge with Alliqua BioMedical Inc, a Yardley-based manufacturer of surgical appliance and supplies.
WorldFresh Express IncAIT Worldwide Logistics IncAIT Worldwide Logistics Inc acquired WorldFresh Express Inc, a Los Angeles-based provider of freight transportation arrangement services.
Four Twenty IncAlternate Health CorpAlternate Health Corp of Canada agreed to acquire the entire share capital of Four Twenty Inc, a drugs wholesaler.
Asaii IncApple IncApple Inc is rumored to be planning to acquire Asaii Inc, a Berkeley-based operator of an automated machine learning A&R and music management platform.
Dynamis Software CorpApplied Systems IncApplied Systems Inc, a unit of Hellman & Friedman LLC, acquired Dynamis Software Corp, a Milwaukee-based software publisher.
Cad Technology Center IncApplied Technology Group LLC {ATG}Applied Technology Group LLC{ATG}, a unit of Aderant Holdings Inc, acquired Cad Technology Center Inc, a Bloomington-based provider of custom computer programming services.
Wellington Associates IncArthur J Gallagher & CoArthur J Gallagher & Co acquired Wellington Associates Inc, a Flowood-based insurance agency.
Tyler Insurance AgencyArthur J Gallagher & CoArthur J Gallagher & Co acquired Tyler Insurance Agency, an El Centro-based insurance agency.
ESOP Economics IncAscensus IncAscensus Inc, jointly owned by Genstar Capital LLC and Aquiline Capital Partners LLC, acquired ESOP Economics Inc, a Philadelphia-based provider of administrative management and general management consulting services.
La Corona Del Norte AparmentsBascom Group LLCBascom Group LLC acquired the La Corona Del Norte Apartments in Torrance, via a leveraged buyout transaction for about $6.3 mil.
Mobilligy IncBillGO IncBillGO Inc acquired Mobilligy Inc, a Fairmont-based software publisher, from PayNearMe Inc.
365 Wireless LLCBrighlink Communications LLCBrighlink Communications LLC acquired 365 Wireless LLC, an Atlanta-based wired telecommunications carrier.
Lemco LLCBuiltrite LLCBuiltrite LLC acquired Lemco LLC, a Two Harbors-based provider of machinery and equipment rental and leasing services.
Oak Park River Forest Bankshares LLCByline Bancorp IncByline Bancorp Inc planned to acquire Oak Park River Forest Bankshares LLC, a commercial bank.
Phantom Venture Group LLCC21 Investments IncC21 Investments Inc of Canada planned to acquire Phantom Venture Group LLC, a Portland-based crop farming establishment. Concurrently acquirer also acquired Phantom Brands LLC and SDP Development Group LLC.
Phantom Brands LLCC21 Investments IncC21 Investments Inc of Canada plans to acquire Phantom Brands LLC, a Fayetteville-based provider of consumer goods rental services, for $8.01 million. Concurrently, C21 also acquired SDP Development Group LLC and Phantom Venture Group LLC.
Sdp Property Group LLCC21 Investments IncC21 Investments Inc of Canada plans to acquire Sdp Property Group LLC, a Los Angeles-based lessor of residential buildings and dwellings. Concurrently acquirer also acquired Phantom Brands LLC and Phantom Venture Group LLC.
Rvr DistributionCannaRoyalty CorpCannaRoyalty Corp of Canada acquired Rvr Distribution, a provider of ambulatory health care services.
inHealth Medical Services IncCardiex LtdCardiex Ltd of Australia agreed to raise its interest to 50.497%, from 41. 03%, by acquiring convertible notes convertible into a 9.467% stake in inHealth Medical Services Inc, a Studio City- based provider of ambulatory health care services. Concurrently, Cardiex acquired a 7.7% stake and agreed to raise its stake to 41.03% from 7.7%, by acquiring an additional 33.33% stake in inHealth.
Applied Logic IncCensis Technologies IncCensis Technologies Inc, a unit of The Riverside Co, acquired Applied Logic Inc, a St. Louis-based software publisher.
Americas Advanced Wellness Centers LLCChina Infrastructure Construction CorpChina Infrastructure Construction Corp of China acquired Americas Advanced Wellness Centers LLC, a Houston-based medical practice.
DataWing Software LLCCitra Health Solutions IncCitra Health Solutions Inc acquired DataWing Software LLC, a Portland-based software reproducer.
Dunbar Security Solutions IncControlScan IncControlScan Inc, a unit of ECG Holding Co, acquired Dunbar Security Solutions Inc, a Hunt Valley-based provider of cybersecurity services and technologies.
Aquiire IncCoupa Software IncCoupa Software Inc acquired Aquiire Inc, a Cincinnati-based software publisher.
Elo TouchSystems IncCrestview Partners LPCrestview Partners LP plans to acquire Elo TouchSystems Inc, a Menlo Park-based manufacturer of electronic components, from The Gores Group LLC via a leveraged buyout transaction.
Social Tables IncCvent IncCvent Inc, a unit of Vista Equity Partners LLC, acquired Social Tables Inc, a Washington DC-based software publisher.
CompUSA IncDealCentral LLCDealCentral LLC acquired CompUSA Inc, a Dallas-based computer and software retailer.
NovoEd IncDevonshire Investors LLCDevonshire Investors LLC, a unit of Fidelity Investments, acquired NovoEd Inc, a San Francisco-based online learning software company, via a leveraged buyout transaction.
Fleet Technology & Maintenance CorpDickinson Fleet Services LLCDickinson Fleet Services LLC, a unit of Ridgemont Partners Management LLC, acquired Fleet Technology & Maintenance Corp, a Miami-based provider of automotive repair services.
Truck City Body CoDickinson Fleet Services LLCDickinson Fleet Services LLC, a unit of Ridgemont Partners Management LLC, acquired Truck City Body Co, a Medley-based provider of automotive repair and maintenance services.
Conversant BioDiscovery Life SciencesDiscovery Life Sciences (Discovery) merged with Conversant Bio, a Huntsville-based manufacturer of biological products. Concurrently, Discovery merged with Folio Biosciences LLC and Phylogeny Inc.
Folio Biosciences LLCDiscovery Life SciencesDiscovery Life Sciences merged with Folio Biosciences LLC, a Powell-based manufacturer of biological products. Concurrently, Discovery merged with Conversant Bio and Phylogeny Inc.
Phylogeny IncDiscovery Life SciencesDiscovery Life Sciences merged with Phylogeny Inc, a Powell-based manufacturer of biological products. Concurrently, Discovery merged with Conversant Bio and Folio Biosciences LLC.
Integrated Marketing Services IncDodge Data & Analytics IncDodge Data & Analytics Inc acquired Integrated Marketing Services Inc, a San Diego-based provider of marketing research and opinion polling services.
Outline Systems LLCDuck Creek Technologies IncDuck Creek Technologies Inc, a unit of Apax Partners LLP, acquired Outline Systems LLC, an insurance agency.
eMergeElm Street Technology LLCElm Street Technology LLC acquired eMerge, a New Orleans-based provider of direct mail advertising services.
Boutique Design New YorkEmerald Expositions Events IncEmerald Expositions Events Inc acquired Boutique Design New York, a New York-based building finishing contractor.
Brooks Highway Group IncEmployee Stock Ownership PlanBrooks Highway Group Inc ESOP acquired Brooks Highway Group Inc.
Decatur Radiology PhysiciansEnvision Healthcare CorpEnvision Healthcare Corp, a unit of Envision Healthcare Holdings Inc, acquired Decatur Radiology Physicians, a Decatur-based medical practice.
Starwin Industries IncETI Mission Controls LLCETI Mission Controls LLC acquired Starwin Industries Inc, a Dayton-based machine shop operator.
ITN International CorpEtouches IncEtouches Inc, a unit of HGGC LLC, acquired ITN International Corp, a Bethesda-based software publisher.
Biomatrica IncExact Sciences CorpExact Sciences Corp acquired Biomatrica Inc, a San Diego-based manufacturer of biological products.
KAROTFact & Fiction LLCFact & Fiction LLC acquired KAROT, a Boulder-based producer of motion pictures and videos.
Gaylord Chemical Co LLCGaylord Chemical Co LLC SPVGaylord Chemical Co LLC SPV, a special acquisition vehicle formed by Farol Asset Management LP, Alberta Teachers’ Retirement Fund Board and EagleTree Capital LP, acquired an undisclosed majority interest in Gaylord Chemical Co LLC, a Slidell-based manufacturer of dimethyl sulfide (DMS) and dimethyl sulfoxide (DMSO), via a leveraged buyout transaction.
Photo File IncGlobe Photos IncGlobe Photos Inc acquired Photo File Inc, a Mount Kisco-based photography studio operator.
EZ-CLONE Enterprises IncGrowlife IncGrowlife Inc acquired an undisclosed majority interest in EZ-CLONE Enterprises Inc, a Sacramento-based provider of crop production services.
Guggenheim Real Estate LLCGWL Realty Advisors US IncGWL Realty Advisors US Inc, a unit of GWL Realty Advisors Inc, agreed to acquire Guggenheim Real Estate LLC, a Boston-based real estate private equity firm, from Guggenheim Partners LLC.
Infant-Driven Feeding LLCHandi-Craft CoHandi-Craft Co acquired Infant-Driven Feeding LLC, a Cincinnati-based provider of educational services related to oral feeding.
Rivertowne Brewing CoHelltown Brewing LLCHelltown Brewing LLC acquired Rivertowne Brewing Co, an Export-based brewery.
Planet Gas USA IncHigh Peak Royalties LtdHigh Peak Royalties Ltd of Australia, a unit of Torrens Energy Ltd, agreed to acquire the entire share capital of Planet Gas USA Inc, a Dallas-based producer of crude petroleum and natural gas, from Planet Gas Ltd for a nominal consideration of $1.
West-Tech Communications CorpHigh Point Networks LLCHigh Point Networks LLC plans to acquire West-Tech Communications Corp, a Golden-based wireless telecommunications carrier.
Jones Retirement Plan Advisors LLC-Retirement Plan Consulting & Financial Services BusinessHub International Investment Services IncHub International Investment Services Inc, a unit of Hub International Ltd, acquired retirement plan consulting & financial services business of Jones Retirement Plan Advisors LLC, a Tulsa-based investment advisor.
RMG Networks Holding CorpInvestor GroupAn investor group, comprised of Gregory H Sachs and Virgo Capital LLC acquired RMG Networks Holding Corp, a Dallas-based provider of advertising related services.
ElectSolve Technology Solutions & Services IncIPKeys Power PartnersIPKeys Power Partners acquired the entire share capital of ElectSolve Technology Solutions & Services Inc, a Shreveport-based electronics retailer.
S3 Aero SpecialistsJet Support Services IncJet Support Services Inc acquired S3 Aero Specialists, a Portsmouth-based aircraft manufacturer.
Mai Mechanical CorpJr Hobbs CoJR Hobbs Co, a unit of Gladstone Investment Corp, acquired Mai Mechanical Corp, a Commerce City-based plumbing, heating and air-conditioning contractor.
Pinsight Media+Karama Hydropower PlantKarama Hydropower Plant of Indonesia acquired Pinsight Media+, a provider of advertising material distribution services, from Sprint Nextel Corp, owned by Sprint Communications Inc.
Keystone BankKeystone Bancshares IncKeystone Bancshares Inc, a unit of River Financial Corp, acquired Ballinger National Bank, an Austin-based commercial bank.
Quadion CorpKKR & Co LPKKR & Co LP planned to acquire Quadion Corp, a Minneapolis-based manufacturer of resilient floor coverings, from Norwest Equity Partners via a leveraged buyout transaction.
Planet Venture IncKyjen Co LLCKyjen Co LLC, a unit of JW Childs Associates LP, acquired Planet Venture Inc, a Portland-based manufacturer of dog toys.
AdvantageTec IncLivePerson IncLivePerson Inc acquired AdvantageTec Inc, a San Rafael-based software publisher.
Micron Optics IncLuna Innovations IncLuna Innovations Inc acquired Micron Optics Inc, an Atlanta-based manufacturer of optical sensing and tunable filter products.
Regenerative Medicine Solutions LLC-pulmonary biomedical servicesMedovex CorpMedovex Corp definitively agreed to acquire pulmonary biomedical services of Regenerative Medicine Solutions LLC (RMS LLC), a Tampa-based medical firm. The transaction will include the patient delivery platform of RMS LLC.
MyWebGrocer IncMi9 Retail IncMi9 Retail Inc agreed to acquire MyWebGrocer Inc, a Winooski-based provider of custom computer programming services, from HGGC LLC.
MdotLabs IncMongoDB IncMongoDB Inc acquired MdotLabs Inc, a Madison-based software publisher, from comScore Inc.
Laundry Locker IncMulberrys LLCMulberrys LLC acquired Laundry Locker Inc, a San Francisco-based laundry and drycleaner operator.
Convergence Investment Partners LLCNile Capital Group LLCNile Capital Group LLC acquired an undisclosed majority interest in Convergence Investment Partners LLC, a Grafton-based provider of financial investment services, from Montage Investments, ultimately owned by Mariner Wealth Advisors LLC.
Magnum Oil Tools International LtdNine Energy Service IncNine Energy Service Inc acquired Magnum Oil Tools International Ltd, a Corpus Christi-based manufacturer of power, distribution and specialty transformers.
AFF Global LogisticsOdyssey Logistics & Technology CorpOdyssey Logistics & TechnologyCorp plans to acquire AFF Global Logistics, a Fife-based provider of logistics consulting services, from The Resolute Fund II LP, ultimately owned by The Jordan Co LP.
Paradigm Group LLCOnedigital Health & BenefitsOnedigital Health & Benefits, a unit of New Mountain Capital LLC, acquired Paradigm Group LLC, a Nashville-based insurance agency.
goBalto IncOracle CorpOracle Corp agreed to acquire goBalto Inc, a San Francisco-based provider of custom computer programming services.
Amtec Less Lethal Systems IncPacem Solutions International LLCPacem Solutions International LLC acquired Amtec Less Lethal Systems Inc, a Perry-based manufacturer of explosives.
Bottle & BottegaPainting With A TwistPainting With A Twist planned to acquire Bottle & Bottega, a Chicago-based art and wine concept with 20 studios in nine states.
SEM Products IncPPG Industries IncPPG Industries Inc definitively agreed to acquire SEM Products Inc, a Rock Hill-based manufacturer of coatings.
Apocell IncPrecision For Medicine IncPrecision For Medicine Inc acquired Apocell Inc, a Houston-based provider of biotechnology research and development services.
Regenerative Medical Technologies IncPredictive Technology Group IncPredictive Technology Group Inc acquired Regenerative Medical Technologies Inc, an operator of outpatient mental health and substance abuse center.
Selene Holdings LLCPretium Partners LLCPretium Partners LLC definitively agreed to acquire Selene Holdings LLC, a Houston-based provider of credit intermediation services.
AAIS CorpPrism Spectrum Holdings LLCPrism Spectrum Holdings LLC acquired AAIS Corp, a West Haven-based site preparation contractor.
Sherman Oaks Newsstand IncPureSpectrum IncPureSpectrum Inc, a unit of Purespectrum Inc, acquired Sherman Oaks Newsstand Inc, a Sherman Oaks-based news dealer.
Recovery Logistics LLCQualTek USA LLCQualTek USA LLC, a unit of Brightstar Capital Partners LP, acquired Recovery Logistics LLC, an Apex-based provider of business continuity and disaster recovery services, from H&N Holdings LLC. The transaction included Site Resources LLC.
tCell.io IncRapid7 IncRapid7 Inc acquired tCell.io Inc, a San Francisco-based manufacturer of electrical equipment.
JC Hunt Co IncRelaDyne LLCRelaDyne LLC, a unit of Audax Group LP, acquired JC Hunt Co Inc, a Blanding-based provider of specialized freight trucking services.
HempHubRushNet IncRushNet Inc acquired HempHub, a small business focused on developing the Hemp industry in South Africa.
Wheel House Designs IncSABG IncSABG Inc, a unit of Huron Capital Partners LLC, acquired Wheel House Designs Inc, a Morristown-based hosiery and sock mill operator.
Sharyland Utilities LP-Golden Spread Electric Cooperative InterconnectionSharyland Distribution & Transmission Services LLC-South Texas AssetsSharyland Distribution & Transmission Services LLC (SDTC), a unit of InfraREIT Inc, definitively agreed to acquire the Golden Spread Electric Cooperative interconnection of Sharyland Utilities LP (Sharyland), a Dallas-based electric power distributor, in exchange for SDTC’s South Texas assets. The asset swap transaction is conditional upon the completion of Sempra Energy Inc’s acquisition of a 50% interest in Sharyland. Concurrently, Oncor Electric Delivery Co LLC definitively agreed to acquire the entire share capital of InfraREIT Inc.
Bellwright Manufacturing LLCSkyway Precision IncSkyway Precision Inc acquired Bellwright Manufacturing LLC, a Summerville-based manufacturer of computer numerical control machined components.
TDO Software IncSonendo IncSonendo Inc acquired TDO Software Inc, a San Diego-based provider of software services.
Home Serv Delivery LLCSP Plus CorpSP Plus Corp definitively agreed to acquire the entire share capital of Home Serv Delivery LLC, an Orlando-based provider of airport operation related services. Concurrently, SP definitively agreed to acquire the entire share capital of Baggage Airline Guest Services Inc. Both transactions are expected to have a combined value of $275 million in cash.
Sky Unlimited LLCSugarmade IncSugarmade Inc signed a letter of intent to acquire Sky Unlimited LLC, a Santa Fe Springs-based drugs wholesaler.
Musco Fuel & Propane Llp-Propane AssetsSuperior Plus CorpSuperior Plus Corp of Canada planned to acquire Musco Fuel & Propane Llp-Propane Assets, a Wolcott-based petroleum wholesaler.
Vicinity Enterprises LLCSurf LLCSurf LLC acquired Vicinity Enterprises LLC, a Phoenix-based internet portal operator, from InMedia Co LLC.
AFS Technologies IncSymphony Technology Group LLCSymphony Technology Group LLC acquired an undisclosed majority interest in AFS Technologies Inc, a Phoenix-based software publisher, from Court Square Capital Partners LP, in a secondary buyout transaction. Originally, Court Square Capital Partners LP acquired an undisclosed majority interest in AFS via a primary buyout transaction.
Falcon Analytical Systems & Technologies LLCTeledyne Instruments IncTeledyne Instruments Inc, a unit of Teledyne Technologies Inc, acquired Falcon Analytical Systems & Technologies LLC, a Lewisburg-based manufacturer of measuring, displaying and controlling variables instruments and related products.
Coalition For Innovative Media MeasurementThe Advertising Research FoundationThe Advertising Research Foundation acquired Coalition for Innovative Media Measurement, a New York-based advertising agency.
Apollo Aviation Group LLCThe Carlyle Group LPThe Carlyle Group LP agreed to acquire the entire share capital of Apollo Aviation Group LLC, a Miami-based investment advisor, via a leveraged buyout transaction. Upon completion of deal, Apollo will be renamed as Carlyle Aviation Partners Ltd.
Keela LLCThe Flex CoThe Flex Co acquired Keela LLC, an Oakland-based manufacturer of plastics products.
Nature’s Eye Llc-Media BusinessThe Journey MagazineThe Journey Magazine planned to merge with the media business of Natures Eye Llc, a Lufkin-based provider of land subdivision services.
UPGRADED IncTicketmaster Entertainment IncTicketmaster Entertainment Inc, a unit of Live Nation Entertainment Inc, acquired UPGRADED Inc, a firm that provides tech that converts traditional tickets into digital assets protected by blockchain.
Heart InternationalTouch Medical Media LtdTouch Medical Media Ltd of the UK acquired Heart International, a provider of biotechnology research and development services.
Gene Juarez Salons & SpasTransom Capital Group LLCTransom Capital Group LLC acquired Gene Juarez Salons & Spas, a Bellevue- based beauty salon operator, from Evergreen Pacific Partners LLC, in a leveraged buyout transaction.
Alderson Reporting Co IncTrustpoint.OneTrustpoint.One acquired Alderson Reporting Co Inc, a Washington DC-based provider of legal services.
CryptoTrading Holdings IncUC Resources LtdUC Resources Ltd of Canada agreed to acquire the entire share capital of CryptoTrading Holdings Inc, a provider of cryptocurrency trading platform. Upon completion of the deal, UC will be renamed as Voyager CryptoTrading (Canada) Inc.
Southern Diversified Technologies IncUniTek Global Services IncUniTek Global Services Inc acquired Southern Diversified Technologies Inc, a Brookhaven-based provider of telecommunications services.
Medac Health Services PAUrgent Care Group LLCUrgent Care Group LLC acquired Medac Health Services PA, a Wilmington-based provider of emergency services.
Adhesion Wealth Advisor Solutions IncVestmark IncVestmark Inc acquired Adhesion Wealth Advisor Solutions Inc, a Charlotte-based investment advisor.
X-IO Technologies-X-IO Storage DivisionViolin Memory IncViolin Memory Inc, a unit of Quantum Partners LP, signed a letter of intent to acquire the X-IO Storage Division of X-IO Technologies, a Colorado Springs-based manufacturer of computer storage devices.
Xitron Technologies IncVitrek CorpVitrek Corp, a unit of Branford Castle Partners LP, acquired Xitron Technologies Inc, a San Diego-based manufacturer of electrical signals measuring and testing instruments, from ImpediMed Ltd.
Bareweb IncWalmart IncWalmart Inc acquired Bareweb Inc, an Edison-based clothing accessories retailer.
prIME Oncology LLCWebMD Health CorpWebMD Health Corp, a unit of Internet Brands Inc, acquired prIME Oncology LLC, an Atlanta-based medical education provider.
Reckless Love WinesWx BrandsWx Brands acquired Reckless Love Wines, a Novato-based winery.
Code SixFour LLCZywave IncZywave Inc acquired Code SixFour LLC, a Chicago-based provider of custom computer programming services.
US M&A Deals Announced October 12 to 18, 2018
Source: Thomson Reuters