Target Acquirer Value ($millions) Synopsis
MAKO Surgical Corp Stryker Corp 1,483.6 Stryker Corp definitively agreed to acquire the entire share capital of MAKO Surgical Corp, a Ft. Lauderdale-based manufacturer and wholesaler of medical devices, for $30 in cash per share, or a total value of $1.484 billion.
PPL Montana-Hydroelectric NorthWestern Corp 900.0 NorthWestern Corp agreed to acquire the 11 hydroelectric power plants of PPL Montana LLC, a Billings- based electric utility company, and a unit of PPL Corp, for $900 million in cash.
Braintree Payment Solutions eBay Inc 800.0 eBay Inc (eBay), agreed to acquire Braintree Payment Solutions LLC (Braintree), a Chicago-based developer of mobile payment solutions software, for an estimated $800 million in cash. Originally, Paypal, a unit of eBay, was rumored to be planning to acquire Braintree.
Greenway Medical Tech Inc Vista Equity Partners LLC 643.9 Vista Equity Partners LLC (Vista Equity) definitively agreed to acquire the entire share capital of Greenway Medical Technologies Inc (Greenway), a Carrollton-based developer of medical software, via tender offer, for $20.35 in cash per share or a total value of $643.948 million. The offer was conditioned upon at least 74% of Greenway's shares being tendered.
Zoltek Cos Inc Toray Industries Inc 576.0 Toray Industries Inc of Japan agreed to acquire the entire share capital of Zoltek Cos Inc, a St Louis- based manufacturer of carbon and graphite products, for $16.75 in cash per share, or a total value of $576. 048 million. Originally, in April 2013, Zoltek Cos Inc announced that it was seeking a buyer for the company.
UN Apartment Complex(7) Associated Estates Realty Corp 324.0 Associated Estates Realty Corp planned to buy seven undisclosed apartment complexes for $324 million.
Building Portfolio(6) Google Inc 235.5 Google Inc acquired a six-building portfolio, located in Mountain View, California, for $235.5 million.
Hersha Hospitality-Hotels(16) Blackstone RE Advisors LP 217.0 Blackstone Real Estate Advisors LP, a unit of Blackstone Group LP, through an undisclosed affiliate, definitively agreed to acquire the 16 non-core hotels of Hersha Hospitality Trust, a Philadelphia-based real estate investment trust, for an estimated $217 million.
Eastern Insurance Hldgs Inc ProAssurance Corp 205.2 ProAssurance Corp (PC), through its newly formed subsidiary, agreed to merge with Lancaster-based Eastern Insurance Holdings Inc (EIH), for $24.5 in cash per share, or a total value of $205.212 million. Upon completion, EIH was to become a wholly-owned unit of PC.
Flow International Corp American Industrial Partners 198.2 American Industrial Partners LP, a unit of American Industrial Partners Management Co Inc, definitively agreed to acquire the entire share capital of Flow International Corp, a Kent-based manufacturer of industrial waterjets, for $4.05 in cash per share, or a total value of $198.198 mil, in a leveraged buyout transaction.
Home Federal Bancorp Inc,ID Banner Corp 197.0 Banner Corp definitively agreed to acquire the entire share capital of Nampa-based Home Federal Bancorp Inc, for an estimated $197 million.
Official Payments Holdings Inc ACI Worldwide Inc 147.3 ACI Worldwide Inc definitively agreed to acquire the entire share capital of Official Payments Holdings Inc, a Norcross- based provider of electronic payment services, via a tender offer for $8.35 in cash per share, or a total value of $147.268 million.
Skanska AB-Office Property,TX Post Oak Building LLC 112.0 Post Oak Building LLC planned to acquire the office property, located in Houston, Texas, of Skanska AB, a Solna- based provider of construction services, for $112 million.
Hyatt Regency Santa Clara Inland American Lodging Group 100.0 Inland American Lodging Group Inc, a unit of The Inland Real Estate Group of Cos Inc's Inland American Real Estate Trust Inc, acquired the Hyatt Regency Santa Clara, a Santa Clara- based owner and operator of a hotel, from Hyatt Hotels Corp, for $100 million. The consideration consisted of $93 million and $7 million in profit related payments.
New Age Media-TV Stations(8) Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc 90.0 Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc definitively agreed to acquire 8 television stations of New Age Media, a Wilkes- Barre-based owner and operator of television stations, for $90 million.
USA Truck Inc Knight Transportation Inc 87.4 Knight Transportation Inc planned to acquire the remaining 92.129% interest, or 9.714 million common shares, which it did not already own, in USA Truck Inc, a Van Buren- based provider of trucking services, for $9 in cash per share, or a total value of $87.427 million.
Tenet Healthcare Corp-Medical Healthcare Trust of America 63.0 Healthcare Trust of America Inc, a unit of BGC Partners Inc's Grubb & Ellis Co subsidiary, acquired the medical office buildings of Tenet Healthcare Corp, a Dallas-based holding company that owns and operates hospitals, for approximately $63 million.
Hotel Portfolio,California Summit Hotel Properties Inc 59.0 Summit Hotel Properties Inc (Summit) definitively agreed to acquire a three- hotel portfolio, located in California, for an estimated $59 million. The consideration was to consist of an estimated $46.9 million and the assumption of an estimated $12.1 million in liabilities. The transaction was to include Hampton Inn in Santa Barbara, Hampton Inn & Suites in Ventura and Hampton Inn & Suites in San Diego. Concurrently, Summit definitively agreed to acquire Hilton Garden Inn.
VINtek Inc DealerTrack Technologies Inc 53.4 DealerTrack Technologies Inc agreed to acquire VINtek Inc, a Philadelphia-based provider of automotive collateral management processing services, for an estimated $53.4 million in cash.
Ultimate Jet LLC Alas Aviation Corp 50.5 Alas Aviation Corp signed a Letter of Intent {LoI} to acquire the entire share capital of Ultimate Jet LLC, a North Canton-based provider of aircraft charter services, for $50.5 million in cash, Alas Aviation common shares and the assumption of undisclosed amount in liabilities. The transaction was to include Ultimate Jet Charters LLC and Ultimate Real Estate LLC.
Fresh Frozen Foods LLC Inventure Foods Inc 41.0 Inventure Foods Inc signed a Letter of Intent {LoI} to acquire Fresh Frozen Foods LLC, a Jefferson-based producer and wholesaler of frozen vegetables and fruits, for $41 million. The consideration was to consist of $38 million and up to $3 million in profit-related payments.
Park at Briarcliff RADCO Cos 39.6 RADCO Cos acquired Park at Briarcliff, an Atlanta- based owner and operator of an apartment community, for $39.6 million.
Hilton Garden Inn,Houston Summit Hotel Properties Inc 37.5 Summit Hotel Properties Inc (Summit) definitively agreed to acquire Hilton Garden Inn, a Houston-based owner and operator of a hotel, for an estimated $37.5 million. The consideration was to consist of an estimated $19.6 million and the assumption of an estimated $17.9 million in liabilities. Concurrently, Summit definitively agreed to acquire a hotel portfolio, located in California.
Fountains Southend Trade Street Residential Inc 34.0 Trade Street Residential Inc acquired Fountains Southend, a Charlotte-based owner and operator of an apartment community, for an estimated $34 million.
Raleigh Marriott Crabtree RockBridge Capital LLC 26.2 Rockbridge Capital LLC acquired Raleigh Marriott Crabtree Valley, a unit of Marriott International Inc, a Raleigh- based owner and operator of a hotel, for $26.15 million.
Southgate USA America's Realty LLC 14.0 America's Realty LLC acquired Southgate USA, a Cleveland-based owner and operator of a shopping center, for $14 million.
BJ's Wholesale Club Agree Realty Corp 10.6 Agree Realty Corp acquired the BJ's Wholesale Club, an Allentown-based owner and operated of a retail center, for an estimated $10.6 million.
SCNRG LLC Sara Creek Gold Corp 2.1 Sara Creek Gold Corp (Sara) agreed to acquire the entire share capital of SCNRG LLC, a Costa Mesa-based oil and gas exploration and production company, in exchange for 14 million new Sara common shares, valued at $2.1 million. The shares were valued based on Sara's closing stock price of $0. 15 on 06 September 2013, the last full trading day prior to the announcement.
X-Fire Inc Earth Dragon Resources Inc 0.3 Earth Dragon Resources Inc (Earth) of Japan acquired X-Fire Inc, a provider of telecommunication services, in exchange for 23 million Earth ordinary shares valued at $0.265 million. The shares were valued based on Earth's closing stock price of $0. 022 on 23 September 2013, the last full trading day prior to the announcement.
North American Meat Assoc Incw American Meat Institute LLC   American Meat Institute LLC merged with North American Meat Association Inc, an Oakland-based trade association.
Ohio Metal Working Prod-Asts Art'sWay Manufacturing Co Inc   Art's Way Manufacturing Co Inc signed a Letter of Intent {LoI} to acquire the operating assets of Ohio Metal Working Products Co, a Canton-based manufacturer and wholesaler of carbide tipped tools.
Upromise Investments Inc Ascensus Inc   Ascensus Inc, a unit of JC Flowers & Co LLC's Crump Group Inc, defitively agreed to acquire Upromise Investments Inc, a Newton- based provider of administration services, from SLM Corp.
Greystone Asset Management Asset Plus Companies   Asset Plus Companies acquired Greystone Asset Management, a Houston -based third party property management firm.
Jumpshot Avast Software NV   Avast Software NV of the Netherlands acquired Jumpshot, an Austin-based developer of software.
Black House & Co LLC Beamonte Investments Inc   Beamonte Investments Inc acquired Black House & Co LLC, a Boston-based investment company. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Pitonyak Machinery Corp Bigham Brothers Inc   Bigham Brothers Inc, a unit of TVV Capital, acquired Pitonyak Machinery Corp, a Carlisle-based manufacturer and wholesaler of farm equipment. Terms were not disclosed.
Four Seasons Hotel,Houston,TX Cascade Investment LLC   Cascade Investment agreed to acquire Four Seasons Hotel Houston, a Four Seasons Hotel Houston-based owner and operator of hotels. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
Fameco Real Estate LP CBRE Group Inc   CBRE Group Inc acquired Fameco Real Estate LP, a Conshohocken-based provider of real estate brokerage and management services.
Interstate Electric Supply Crescent Electric Supply Co   Crescent Electric Supply Co acquired Interstate Electric Supply, a Boise- based wholesaler of electrical supplies.
Organized Sportswear LLC CriticalPoint Capital   CriticalPoint Capital, a unit of CriticalPoint Partners LLC, acquired Organized Sportswear LLC, a Chatsworth- based manufacturer and wholesaler of school apparels.
Highland Plaza CXA Corp   CXA Corp acquired Highland Plaza, a Trotwood- based shopping center.
Folder Express Ennis Inc   Ennis Inc definitvely agreed to acquire Folder Express, a provider of printing services, from Wright Printing Co Inc.
Everson Cordage Works First Nations Capital Partners   First Nations Capital Partners LLC acquired Everson Cordage Works, an Everson- based manufacturer and wholesaler of ropes and twines, in a leveraged buyout transaction.
Livio Ford Motor Co   Ford Motor Co acquired Livio, a developer of software.
Central Plains Advisors Freestate Advisors LLC   Freestate Advisors LLC acquired Central Plains Advisors, a Wichita-based provider of investment advisory services.
Centerbrook Sales LLC From You Flowers LLC   From You Flowers LLC, a unit of Tenth Avenue Commerce LLC, acquired Centerbrook Sales LLC, a Deep River-based retailer of jewelry.
Faros Trading LLC FXCM Inc   FXCM Inc acquired a 50. 1% interest in Faros Trading LLC, a Stamford-based provider of online foreign exchange trading services. Terms were not disclosed.
Roy Tailors Uniform Co Inc Galls LLC   Galls LLC, a unit of CI Capital Partners LLC, acquired Roy Tailors Uniform Co Inc, a Cincinnati-based wholesaler of public safety equipments and apparel. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Cakewalk Inc Gibson Brands Inc   Gibson Brands Inc signed a Letter of Intent {LoI} to acquire Cakewalk Inc, a Boston-based developer of music software, from Roland Corp. Terms were not disclosed.
Forethought Financial Svcs Inc Global Atlantic Financial Grp   Global Atlantic Financial Group definitively agreed to acquire the entire share capital of Forethought Financial Services Inc, an Indianapolis-based provider of financial and insurance services, from Devlin Group LLC. Terms were not disclosed.
AGY Holding Corp-CFM Business Huntingdon Acquisition Co LLC   Huntingdon Acquisition Co LLC, a unit of Stonewood Capital Management Inc, agreed to acquire the CFM business from AGY Holding Corp (AGY), a manufactrurer of continuous filament mats. Originally, in July 2012, AGY was seeking a buyer for its CFM business.
PicoField Technologies Inc Idex ASA   Idex ASA of Norway agreed to acquire PicoField Technologies Inc, a manufacturer of biometric technology products.
Indusoft LLC Invensys PLC   US Invensys PLC acquired Indusoft LLC, an Austin-based developer of software for automation.
Paper Source Inc Investcorp International Inc   Investcorp International Inc, a unit of the Investcorp Bank BSC subsidiary of Sipco Ltd's Ownership Holding Ltd subsidiary acquired Paper Source Inc (Paper), a Chicago- based wholesaler and retailer of paper products, from Brentwood Associates Inc (Brentwood). Terms were not disclosed. Originally, In June 2013, Brentwood was rumored to be seeking a buyer for its Paper.
American Lake Water-Pipeline Investor Group   An investor group, comprised of Roger Claar, John Noak and three other mayors planned to acquire Bedford Park Water Pipeline from American Lake Water Company, an Illinois-based water utility.
Office Tower(2) Investor Group   An investor group comprised of Wildamere Properties LLC and Investcorp Bank BSC of Bahrain, acquired 2 office towers, located in Minneapolis, Minnesota, from CrossHarbor Capital Partners and WelshInvest.
American Express Bus Travel Investor Group   An investor group, including Certares International Bank LLC, planned to acquire a 50% interest in American Express Global Business Travel, an El Paso-based travel agency, from American Express Co, in the formation of a joint venture.
JustSports.net Jazz Basketball Investors Inc   Jazz Basketball Investors Inc, a unit of Larry H Miller Group of Cos, acquired 27 stores of JustSports.net, a Rexburg- based owner and operator of sports apparel and merchandise stores. Terms were not disclosed.
Advantage Destruction Services Magnolia Environmental   Magnolia Environmental Solutions LLC, a unit of Magnolia Data Solutions LLC, acquired Advantage Destruction Services Inc, a Pearl-based provider of Hard drive destruction services.
Apache Industrial Services Inc MML Capital Partners LLP   MML Capital Partners LLP of UK, acquired Apache Industrial Services Inc, a Houston-based investment company primarily engaged in investing, acquiring and utilizing technologies for use of the Petrochemical, Industrial, and Energy sectors, in a leveraged buyout transaction. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Cowles California Media Co-TV News-Press & Gazette Co   News-Press & Gazette Co agreed to acquire television stations of Cowles California Media Co, a Salinas-based owner and operator of television stations and websites, from The Cowles Co.
Allopartis Biotechnologies Inc Novozymes A/S   US Novozymes A/S of Denmark, acquired Allopartis Biotechnologies Inc, a San Francisco-based manufacturer and wholesaler of industrial and therapeutic proteins.
PMI Computer Supplies Office Essentials   Office Essentials planned to merge with PMI Computer Supplies, a St. Louis-based manufacturer and wholesaler of information technology supplies.
John H McDonald Co Inc Patrick Industries Inc   Patrick Industries Inc acquired John H. McDonald Co Inc, a Goshen-based wholesaler of furniture.
HomeDirect Inc Platinum Equity LLC   Platinum Equity Llc acquired HomeDirect Inc, a Hillside-based provider of delivery and assembly services, from Transportation Resource Partners LP, in a leveraged buyout transaction.
TTR Substations Inc PLH Group Inc   PLH Group Inc, a unit of Energy Capital Partners LLC, acquired TTR Substations Inc, a Fresno-based provider of electrical substation services.
Thomas Cain Inc Porvair PLC   Porvair PLC of the UK acquired Thomas Cain Inc, an Omaha-based manufacturer of laboratory equipment.
Personnel Strategies Inc Professional Diversity Network   Professional Diversity Network Inc acquired Personnel Strategies Inc, an Irvine-based provider of staffing and recruitment services.
BGT Partners PwC   PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP planned to acquire BGT Partners, a Hallandale Beach- based provider of marketing services.
H&N Distribution Inc RiceBran Technologies   RiceBran Technologies (RT) agreed to acquire the entire share capital of H&N Distribution Inc, an Irving- based provider of product packaging services, for an undisclosed amount in cash and RT common shares.
Allen-Vanguard Corp-Units(2) Safariland LLC   Safariland LLC, a unit of Kanders & Co Inc, acquired the two operating business units of Allen-Vanguard Corp, an Ottawa-based manufacturer and wholesaler of security and defense equipment systems. Terms were not disclosed.
Precorp Inc Sandvik AB   Sandvik AB of Sweden agreed to acquire the remaining 51% interest, which it did not already own, in PreCorp Inc, a Spanish Fork- based manufacturer of polycrystalline diamond and carbide drilling tools.
Bollam Sheedy Torani & Co Sax Macy Fromm & Co   Sax Macy Fromm & Co agreed to merge with Bollam Sheedy Torani & Co LLP, an Albany-based provider of financial and management consulting services. Upon completion, the merged entity will be named SaxBST.
Native American Marketing LLC Seminole Energy Services LLC   Seminole Energy Services LLC acquired Native American Marketing LLC, a Houston- based oil and gas exploration and production company.
Thrupoint Inc-Fusion Shareholders   Thrupoint Inc, a New York-based provider of information technology services, completed the spin off of its fusion collaboration software business, to its shareholders.
National Oilwell Varco-Distn Shareholders   National Oilwell Varco Inc, a Houston-based manufactures and wholesales oil and gas drilling and production equipment, planned to spin-off its distribution business unit, to its shareholders. Upon completion, the company will create two stand-alone, publicly traded corporations.
FTD Cos Inc Shareholders   United Online Inc planned to spin off its FTD Cos Inc, a provider of internet subscription services, to its shareholders.
Captivate Network Inc Shareholders   Gannett Co Inc planned to spin off its Captivate Network Inc unit, a Chelmsford-based provider of digital advertising services, to its shareholders.
Big Networks LLC Skyhawk Security LLC   Skyhawk Security LLC acquired Big Networks LLC, a provider of information technology services.
Yellow7 Interactive LLC Southwest Media Group   Southwest Media Group acquired Yellow7 Inc, a Little Elm-based provider of online marketing services.
Leonard Street & Deinard PA Stinson Morrison Hecker LLP   Stinson Morrison Hecker LLP planned to merge with Leonard Street & Deinard PA, a Minneapolis-based law firm. Upon completion, the merged entity was to be named Stinson Leonard Street LLP.
Metropolitan RE Equity Mgmt The Carlyle Group LP   The Carlyle Group LP agreed to acquire Metropolitan Real Estate Equity Management LLC, a New York-based real estate investment firm, in a leveraged buyout transaction. Terms were not disclosed.
Curbside Hospitality-Asts Towne Park Ltd   Towne Park Ltd acquired certain assets of Curbside Hospitality Inc, a Beverly- based provider of garage management services.
AG & Co-Value Place hotels(22) Value Place LLC   Value Place LLC was rumored to be planning to acquire 22 Value Place hotels from Angelo Gordon & Co, a New York-based private equity firm. Terms were not disclosed but, according to sources familiar with the transaction, the deal was to be valued at an estimated $115 million.
Longwood Industries Inc Wabtec Corp   Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corp acquired Longwood Industries Inc, a Greensboro-based manufacturer of rubber and rubber products, from BBA Aviation PLC.
Independent Insurance Agents Wisconsin Employment Benefits   Wisconsin Employment Benefits Advisors planned to merge with Independent Insurance Agents of Wisconsin, a Madison-based insurance agency.
Boucher Stickley Group LLC Worldwide Trade Partners LLC   Worlwide Trade Partners LLC merged with Boucher Stickley Group LLC a New York- based provider of accounting and legal services.
Source: Thomson Reuters      

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