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BMC Software Inc BMC Software Inc SPV 6622.61 BMC Software Inc SPV, a special purpose acquisition vehicle created by Bain Capital LLC, Golden Gate Capital, GIC Special Investments Pte Ltd, a unit of state-owned Government of Singapore Investment Corp Pte Ltd, and Insight Venture Partners LLC, definitively agreed to acquire the entire share capital of BMC Software Inc (BMC), a Houston-based developer of enterprise software, for $46.25 in cash per share, or a total value of $6.623 bil, in a leveraged buyout transaction. Originally, in October 2012, BMC was rumored to be seeking a buyer for the company. KKR & Co LP, TPG Capital LP, Golden Gate Capital and Bain Capital LLC were rumored to be potential bidders.
Crestwood Midstream Partners Inergy Midstream LP 1599.94 Inergy Midstream LP (Inergy), a majority-owned unit of Inergy LP, definitively agreed to acquire the entire share capital of Crestwood Midstream Partners LP (Crestwood), a Houston-based provider of gas processing services, in a stock swap reverse takeover transaction valued at $1.6 billion. The consideration was to consist of $25 million in cash and 1. 07 Inergy common LP units per Crestwood unit. Based on Inergy's closing stock price of $24.55 on 03 May 2013, the last full trading day prior to the announcement, each Crestwood unit was valued at $26.269.
Nielsen Expositions Onex Corp 950.00 Onex Corp of Canada agreed to acquire Nielsen Expositions (Nielsen), a New York-based a provider of information and measurement services, from Nielsen Holdings NV (Nielsen Holding), a majority-owned unit of Valcon Acquisition Holding (Luxembourg) Sarl, for $950 million in cash, in a leveraged buyout transaction. Originally, in March 2013, Nielsen Holding was rumored to be seeking a buyer for its Nielsen unit.
Flexitallic Group inc Bridgepoint Capital Ltd 588.39 Bridgepoint Capital Ltd agreed to acquire an undisclosed majority interest in Flexitallic Group Inc, a Houston-based manufacturer of gaskets and sealing products, from Eurazeo PME SA, a unit of Eurazeo SA, for $588. 389 mil, in a secondary buyout transaction. Previously, an investor group comprised of OFI Private Equity, a unit of Omnium Financier de Valeurs Mobilieres SA and Holding Baelen Gaillard, acquired Flexitallic Group Inc.
Pioneer Southwest Energy Ptnrs Pioneer Natural Resources Co 506.93 Pioneer Natural Resources Co (Natural) planned to acquire the remaining 47.58% stake or 16. 993 million common LP units, which it did not already own, in Pioneer Southwest Energy Partners LP (Southwest), an Irving-based oil and gas exploration and production company, in a stock swap transaction valued at $506. 934 million. Natural offered 0. 2234 common shares per Southwest unit. Based on Natural's closing stock price of $133.54 on 6 May 2013, the last full trading day prior to the announcement, each Southwest share was valued at $29.833.
Market Leader Inc Trulia Inc 340.32 Trulia Inc (Trulia) definitively agreed to acquire the entire share capital of Market Leader Inc (Market), a Kirkland-based provider of online real estate marketing services, for $6 in cash and 0.1553 Trulia common share per Market share, or a total value of $340.323 million. Based on Trulia's closing stock price of $34.34 on 07 May 2013, the last full trading day prior to the announcement, each Market share was valued at $5.333. Upon completion, Market was to become a wholly-owned unit of Trulia.
Boston Park Plaza Hotel Sunstone Hotel Investors Inc 250.00 Sunstone Hotel Investors Inc agreed to acquire Boston Park Plaza Hotel & Towers, a Boston-based owner and operator of hotels, for $250 million.
Inviragen Inc Takeda America Holdings Inc 250.00 Takeda America Holdings Inc, a wholly-owned unit of Takeda Pharmaceutical Co Ltd, definitively agreed to acquire Inviragen Inc, a Fort Collins-based manufacturer of vaccines, from EDBI Biomedical Sciences, Charter Life Sciences, Venture Investors LLC and Phllip Securities Pte Ltd, for $250mil. The consideration was to consist of $35 million in cash and up to $215 million in profit-related payments.
Chesapeake Energy Corp-Assets MarkWest Energy Partners LP 245.00 MarkWest Energy Partners LP acquired the Anadarko Basin assets of Chesapeake Energy Corp, an Oklahoma- based oil and gas exploration and production company, for $245 million in cash.
Hearthside Food Solutions-Asts Post Holdings Inc 158.00 Post Holdings Inc definitively agreed to acquire certain assets of Hearthside Food Solutions LLC, a Downers Grove-based producer of specialty food products, and a unit of Wind Point Partners, for an estimated $158 million in cash.
White Lodging-Portfolio(4) Summit Hotel OP LP 153.00 Summit Hotel OP LP, a unit of Summit Hotel Properties Inc, definitively agreed to acquire the White Lodging Portfolio of White Lodging Services Corp, a Merrillville-based owner and operator of hotels, for $153 million.
Healthcare Finance Group LLC Fifth Street Finance Corp 110.00 Fifth Street Finance Corp definitively agreed to acquire Healthcare Finance Group LLC, a New York-based provider of debt financing services, for an estimated $110 million.
Multifamily Properties(4) Investor Group 102.50 An investor group, comprised of Carroll Organization and NorthStar Realty Finance Corp, acquired four multifamily properties located in Florida, Georgia and Tennessee, for $102.5 million. The properties include the Club at Danforth in Jacksonville, FL; Harbour Green in Panama City Beach, FL; Links at Georgetown in Savannah, GA; and Vintage at the Parke in Murfreesboro, TN.
Florida Chemical Co Inc Flotek Industries Inc 102.21 Flotek Industries Inc (Flotek), through its wholly- owned subsidiary, definitively agreed to acquire the entire share capital of Florida Chemical Co Inc, a Winter Haven-based manufacturer of citrus oils, for $102.211 million. The consideration was to consist of $49.5 million in cash and 3. 284 million Flotek common shares valued at $52.711 million. The shares were valued based on Flotek's closing stock price of $16.05 on 9 May 2013, the last full trading day prior to the announcement.
BBX Capital Corp BFC Financial Corp 94.91 BFC Financial Corp (BFC) agreed to acquire the remaining 47% stake, or 7.337 million common shares, which it did not own in BBX Capital Corp (BBX), a Fort Lauderdale- based asset management, real estate investment and specialty finance company, in a stock swap transaction valued at $94.907 million. BFC offered 5.39 common shares per BBX share. Based on BFC's closing stock price of $2. 4 on May 7, the last full trading day prior to the announcement, each BBX share was valued at $12.936.
Pier House Resort & Spa Ashford Hospitality Trust Inc 90.00 Ashford Hospitality Trust Inc definitively agreed to acquire the Pier House Resort & Caibbean Spa, a Key West-based owner and operator of a resort and spa, for $90 million in cash.
Campus Point Realty-Office(4) MRP-I Acquisition A LLC 85.00 MRP-I Acquisition A LLC definitively agreed to acquire the four office buildings of Campus Point Realty Corp, a San Diego- based provider of real estate management services, and a unit of SAIC Inc, for $85 million. The transaction was to include approximately 18 acres of land in Fairfax County, Virginia, multi-level parking garage, surface parking lots, related improvements and structures, and tangible personal property related to the Property and third-party leases.
Greenlight Financial Services Nationstar Mortgage Hldg Inc 75.00 Nationstar Mortgage Holdings Inc definitively agreed to acquire Greenlight Financial Services Inc, an Irvine-based provider of mortgage lending services, for $75 million in cash.
Joe Corley Detention Center The GEO Group Inc 65.00 The Geo Group Inc definitively agreed to acquire Joe Corley Detention Center, a Conroe-based owns and operates detention center, for $65 million.
Geomet Inc-Alabama Producing Saga Resource Partners LLC 63.20 Saga Resource Partners LLC agreed to acquire the Alabama producing properties of Geomet Inc, a Houston- based natural gas exploration and production company, for $63.2 million. Originally, in February 2013, Geomet Inc, announced that it was seeking a buyer for its Alabama producing properties.
Royal St Charles Hotel Sunstone Hotel Investors Inc 59.35 Sunstone Hotel Investors Inc acquired Royal St Charles Hotel, a New Orleans-based owner and operator of hotel, from St Charles Hotel Investors LLC, for $59.35 million.
SLM Corp- Campus Solutions Higher One Holdings Inc 47.25 Higher One Holdings Inc acquired the Campus Solutions business of SLM Corp, a Newark-based provider of educational financing services, for and estimated $47.25 in cash.
Forkardt Inc Hardinge Inc 34.00 Hardinge Inc definitively agreed to acquire Forkardt Inc, a Traverse City-based manufacturer of workholding equipment, from Illinois Tool Works Inc, for $34 million.
Post Modern Group LLC Global Eagle Entertainment Inc 23.90 Global Eagle Entertainment Inc definitively agreed to acquire Post Modern Group LLC, an Irvine-based provider of post production and editing services, for $23.9 million in cash and common stock.
Mansfield Energy Corp Clean Energy LLC 20.00 Clean Energy LLC (Clean Energy), a wholly owned unit of Clean Energy Fuels Corp agreed to acquire the entire share of capital of Mansfield Energy Corp, a Gainesville- based provider of gas distribution and transmission service, for $20 million. The consideration was to consist of $10 million in cash and $10 million in Clean Energy stock.
SJC Industries Corp Wheeled Coach Industries Inc 12.52 Wheeled Coach Industries Inc, a unit of the Allied Specialty Vehicles Inc subsidiary of American Industrial Partners LP's (AIP) Fleetwood RV Inc unit acquired SJC Industries Corp, an Elkhart-based manufacturer of ambulances, from Thor Industries Inc, for $12. 521 million. AIP was a unit of American Industrial Partners Management Co Inc.
BioHelix Corp Quidel Corp 10.00 Quidel Corp acquired BioHelix Corp, a Bevely-based biotechnology company, for $10 million in cash and an undisclosed amount in profit- related payments.
ANC LLC NuVasive Inc 4.50 NuVasive Inc acquired ANC LLC, a Dayton-based manufacturer and wholesaler of medical device, for $4. 5 million. On completion, ANC was remaned NuVasive Manufacturing LLC.
Instilend Technologies Inc Fortified Management Group Inc 3.00 Fortified Management Group Inc acquired Instilend Technologies Inc, from Investview Inc (Investview), a unit of Newsgrade Corp, for $3 million. The consideration consisted of 0.25 million Investview shares, Secured Promissory Note, and liabilities assumed.
Qwik Staffing Solutions-Assets Labor Smart Inc 0.15 Labor Smart Inc acquired the operating assets of Qwik Staffing Solutions Inc, a Jacksonville-based employment agency, for $0.150 million in cash.
Six Sigma Svcs Inc-Cert Asts Carbon Credits Intl Inc 0.12 Carbon Credits International Inc (Carbon) signed a Letter of Intent {LoI} to acquire certain assets of Six Sigma Services Inc, a provider of online and mobile payment services, in exchange for 15 million common shares valued at $in profit-related payments. The shares were valued based on Carbons closing stock price of $0.008 on May 6, the last full trading day prior to announcement.
TransUnion Healthcare LLC Altegra Health LLC   Altegra Health LLC acquired TransUnion Healthcare LLC, a Chicago- based provider of information technology services, from TransUnion Corp.
AREA Property Partners LP Ares Management LLC   Ares Management LLC definitively agreed to acquire AREA Property Partners LP, a New York-based real estate investment firm, in a leveraged buyout transaction. Terms were not disclosed.
DeMet's Candy Co-TrueNorth B&G Foods Inc   B&G Foods Inc acquired the TrueNorth brand of DeMet's Candy Co, a Stamford- based producer and wholesaler of candy products. Terms were not disclosed.
NC Systems Inc BC Technical Inc   BC Technical Inc, a unit of MSouth Equity Partners LLC acquired NC Systems Inc, a Boulder-based provider of nuclear medical services. Terms were not disclosed.
Viveve Inc Bering Acquisition Corp   Bering Acquisition Corp, a wholly-owned unit of Bering Growth Corp (Bearing), agreed to merge with Viveve Inc, a Sunnyvale-based provider of sexual health services, in exchange for 0.024 Bearing stock and assumption of liabilities.
Netronome-SSL Product Line Blue Coat Systems Inc   Blue Coat Systems Inc, a subsidiary of Thoma Bravo LLC, acquired the SSL appliance product line from Netronome Systems Inc, a Santa Clara- based fabless semiconductor company. Terms were not disclosed.
Baskin's Department Stores Inc Boot Barn Inc   Boot Barn Inc, a unit of Freeman Spogli & Co, definitively agreed to acquire Baskin's Department Stores Inc, a Livingston- based owner and operator of department stores, from Transition Capital Partners Ltd.
Crocodoc Box Inc   Box Inc acquired Crocodoc, a San Francisco- based software development company. Terms were not disclosed.
Dyno Holdco LLC Bunker Hill Capital LP   Bunker Hill Capital LP acquired Dyno Holdco LLC, a Pompano Beach-based manufacturer and wholesaler of sewing products, from TG Capital Corp. Terms were not disclosed.
E-Learning Mind Capas Inc   Capas Inc acquired E- Learning Mind, a San Diego- based provider of e-learning services. Terms were not disclosed.
MXSweb.com Inc Creatine Marketing LLC   Creatine Marketing LLC merged with MXSweb.com Inc, a Citrus Heights-based provider of digital marketing services. Terms were not disclosed.
Chamilia Inc D Swarovski & Co   D Swarovski & Co acquired the undisclosed remaining interest, which it did not already own, in Chamilia Inc, a Minneapolis- based manufacturer of jewelry.
Enstratius Inc Dell Inc   Dell Inc acquired Enstratius Inc, a Minneapolis- based prepackaged software developer. Terms were not disclosed.
Tonertype of Florida LLC DEX Imaging   Dex Imaging acquired Tonertype of Florida LLC, a Tampa-based manufacturing of toners, from American Tonerserv Corp. Terms were not disclosed.
Matilija Pure Water-Delivery DS Waters of America Inc   DS Waters of America Inc, a unit of Kelso & Co, acquired the bottled water and coffee delivery business of Matilija Pure Water, a Ventura-based provider of water purification services.
printLEADER Software Inc EFI   Electronics For Imaging Inc {EFI} acquired printLEADER Software Inc, a Palm City-based developer of printshop, digital copying and graphic arts management software. Terms were not disclosed.
Promotions.com LLC ePrize Inc   ePrize Inc, a unit of Catterton Partners, acquired Promotions.com LLC, a New York-based provider of marketing technology solutions services. Terms were not disclosed.
Semperon Corp Evolve IP LLC   Evolve IP LLC acquired Semperon Corp, an Exton-based provider of information technology services.
QualityScores.com Get Found First LLC   Get Found First LLC acquired QualityScores.com, a Rexburg-based provider of online marketing services. Terms were not disclosed.
Pearce Engineering Ltd GPD Group   GPD Group acquired Pearce Engineering Ltd, an Akron-based provider of electrical engineering consulting services.
FlexPoint Technology LLC Haystax Technology Inc   Haystax Technology Inc, a unit of Lazard Ltd's The Edgewater Funds subsidiary, acquired FlexPoint Technology LLC, a Reston-based provider of information technology services. Terms were not disclosed.
Reinhold Industries Inc HEICO Corp   HEICO Corp definitively agreed to acquire Reinhold Industries Inc, a Santa Fe Springs-based manufacturer of sheet molding compounds, from The Jordan Co LP. Terms were not disclosed.
PPG Devold LLC Hexagon Devold AS   Hexagon Devold AS of Norway, a wholly-owned unit of Hexagon Composites ASA, acquired the remaining 50% interest, which it did not already own in PPG Devold LLC, a Shelby-based manufacturer of fiberglass fabrics, from its joint venture partner, PPG Industries Inc. On completion, PPG Devold was renamed Hexagon Devold USA LLC.
Hilton Garden Inn Orlando HGILM Associates LLC   HGILM Associates LLC, a unit of GF Management Inc, acquired Hilton Garden Inn Orlando North/Lake Mary, a Lake Mary-based owner and operator of a hotel.
The Coding Center LLC HIM Connections LLC   HIM Connections LLC merged with The Coding Center LLC, a Birmingham-based provider of medical coding services, from Doozer Software Inc. The merged entity will operate as HIM Connections, LLC.
Express America Trucking Inc IMC Cos   IMC Cos acquired Express America Trucking Inc, a Memphis-based provider of freight and cargo services.
CTI Foods LLC Investor Group   An investor group, comprised of Thomas H Lee Partners LP, a unit of Thomas H Lee Co, and Goldman Sachs & Co, a majority-owned unit of Goldman Sachs Group Inc, definitively agreed to acquire CTI Foods LLC, a Wilder-based producer of processed meat, from Littlejohn & Co LLC, in a secondary leveraged buyout transaction.
Rocla Concrete Tie Inc Investor Group   An investor group, comprised of Altus Capital Partners II LP, a unit of Altus Capital Partners LLC, and the management of Rocla Concrete Tie Inc (Rocla), acquire Rocla, a Lakewood- based manufacturer of railroad concrete ties, from AH Belco SA. Terms were not disclosed.
PowerTeam Services LLC Kelso & Co   Kelso & Co acquired PowerTeam Services LLC, a Plymouth-based provider of utility services, from CIVC Partners LP and True North Equity LLC. Terms were not disclosed.
e-MDT America Inc Kopin Corp   Kopin Corp acquired an undisclosed majority interest in e-MDT America Inc, a Santa Clara-based manufacturer of ultra-low-power driver integrated circuits.
Nook Media LLC-Digital Assets Microsoft Corp   Microsoft Corp was rumored to be planning to acquire the digital assets of Nook Media LLC, an owner and operator of book stores, and a unit of Barnes & Noble Inc.
AndroidRays Mimvi Inc   Mimvi Inc acquired AndroidRays, a Sunnyvale- based provider of application information services.
MyEnergy Nest Labs Inc   Nest Labs Inc acquired MyEnergy, a Palo Alto-based provider of online utility management services.
OrderMotion Inc NetSuite Inc   NetSuite Inc acquired OrderMotion Inc, a Burlington- based developer of software solutions, from CommercialWare Inc. Terms were not disclosed.
Mobility Designs Inc Numotion   Numotion acquired Mobility Designs Inc, a Atlanta-based manufacturer of rehabilitative technology equipment. Terms were not disclosed.
Davia Inc-Greeting Card Bus OKWave Inc   OKWave Inc, a subsidiary of OKWave of Japan, acquired the digital greeting card business from Davia Inc, a Mountain View-based wholesaler of specialty products. Terms were not disclosed.
Acelleron Medical Products Inc Preferred Home Health Care   Preferred Home Health Care & Nursing Services Inc acquired Acelleron Medical Products Inc, an Andover- based wholesaler of home medical equipment.
Long Island Power Authority Public Svc Enterprise Grp Inc   Public Service Enterprise Group Inc was rumored to be planning to acquire state-owned Long Island Power Authority, a Uniondale-based electric utility company.
Jeff Hodsdon LLC Pumpkinhead Inc   Pumpkinhead Inc acquired Jeff Hodsdon LLC, a New York- based provider of social network services.
Mondoil Enterprises LLC RAK Petroleum Public Co Ltd   RAK Petroleum Public Co Ltd of the UAE acquired Mondoil Enterprises LLC, a New York-based oil and gas exploration and production company, in exchange for treasury shares and newly issued shares.
Mid Florida Anesthesia Resolute Anesthesia & Pain   Broad Anesthesia Associates LLC merged with Mid Florida Anesthesia Associates LLC, a Stuart- based provider of pain management services. The merged entity is to be known as Resolute Anesthesia & Pain Solutions LLC.
Lionsgate Homes Corp Ryland Group Inc   Ryland Group Inc definitively agreed to acquire LionsGate Homes Corp, a Carrollton-based real estate development firm.
Royal Glass-Auto Glass Div Safelite Group Inc   Safelite Group Inc, a unit of D'Ieteren SA NV's majority-owned Belron SA subsidiary, planned to acquire the auto glass division of Royal Glass Co Inc, a Baltimore-based manufacturer and wholesaler of automotive glass. Terms were not disclosed.
Clipboard Inc Salesforce.com Inc   SalesForce.com Inc definitively acquired Clipboard Inc, a Bellevue- based provider of online networking services. Terms were not disclosed but, according to sources close to the deal, the transaction was valued at an estimated $20 million.
MOVL LLC Samsung Electronics Co Ltd   Samsung Electronics Co Ltd of South Korea acquired MOVL LLC, an Atlanta-based developer of mobile and television applications software. Terms were not disclosed.
Primus International Inc Triumph Group Inc   Triumph Group Inc acquired Primus International Inc, a Bellevue-based manufacturer and wholesaler of aircraft parts, from Precision Castparts Corp.
Ubalo Inc Twitter Inc   Twitter Inc acquired Ubalo Inc, a Palo Alto-based developer of social application software.
Excelsior Irrigating Co Two Rivers Water & Farming Co   Two Rivers Water & Farming Co agreed to acquire 53.77% or 0.002 million shares of Excelsior Irrigating Co, a provider of water supply services, and a 53.77%-owned unit of Arkansas Groundwater Users Association for an undisclosed amount in cash.
Airband Communications Inc UNSi   United Networks Services Inc{UNSi} agreed to merge with Airband Communications Inc, a Dallas-based wireless telecommunications services provider.
Haystak Digital Marketing VinSolutions LLC   VinSolutions LLC, a unit of Cox Enterprises Inc's Autotrader.com Inc, definitively agree to acquire Haystak Digital Marketing, a Fort Myers-based provider of digital marketing services.
CloudTC Inc Vixtel Pty Ltd   Vixtel Pty Ltd of Australia acquired the remaining 34% stake, which it did not already own, in CloudTC Inc, a Palo Alto- based provider of telecommunications services. Terms were not disclosed.
WJ Bradley Investment Banking WJ Bradley Mortgage Capital   WJ Bradley Mortgage Capital LLC acquired Colorado- based WJ Bradley Investment Banking/Capital Markets. Terms were not disclosed.
MileWise Inc Yahoo! Inc   Yahoo Inc acquired MileWise Inc, a New York- based provider of search engine services. Terms were not disclosed. Concurrently, Yahoo Inc acquired GoPollGo Inc.
GoPollGo Inc Yahoo! Inc   Yahoo Inc acquired GoPollGo Inc, a Palo Alto- based operator of social polling platform. Terms were not disclosed. Concurrently, Yahoo Inc acquired MileWise Inc.
Big M Inc-Mandee Fashion Chain YM Inc   YM Inc of Canada agreed to acquire the Mandee Fashion chain, including two other retail stores, from bankrupt Big M Inc, a Totowa-based owner and operator of retail women's apparel stores, via auction.
ABF Freight System Inc YRC Worldwide Inc   YRC Worldwide Inc planned to acquire ABF Freight Systems Inc, a Fort Smith-based provider of logistics services, from Arkansas Best Corp.

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