Target Acquirer Value ($millions) Synopsis
Stuart Weitzman Holdings LLC Coach Inc 574.0 Coach Inc, a unit of Hillshire Brands Co, ultimately-owned by Tyson Foods Inc, definitively agreed to acquire the entire share capital of Stuart Weitzman Holdings LLC, a New York-based manufacturer of women's footwear, from The Jones Group Inc, a unit of Sycamore Partners LLC, for $573.98 million. The consideration offered was to consist of $530 million cash and up to $43.98 million in profit-related payments. Originally, in August 2014, The Jones Group Inc was rumored to be seeking a buyer for its Stuart Weitzman Holdings LLC unit. Brown Shoe Co Inc and Coach Inc were named as potential bidders.
PetVet Care Centers Inc Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan 440.0 Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan of Canada acquired PetVet Care Centers Inc, a Westport-based provider of veterinary services, from Catterton Partners Corp for an estimated $440 million.
W Corp-Agent Svcs Buses Alorica Inc 275.0 Alorica Inc defintively agreed to acquire agent services businesses of West Corp, an Omaha-based provider of customer relationship management outsourcing services, for an estimated $275 million in cash.
Dorsey Wright & Associates Inc NASDAQ OMX Group Inc 225.0 NASDAQ OMX Group Inc definitively agreed to acquire Dorsey Wright & Associates Inc, a Richmond-based provider of investment advisory services, from Falfurrias Capital Partners LLC for $225 million. Originally, in October 2014, Falfurrias Capital Partners was rumored to be seeking a buyer for its Dorsey Wright & Associates unit.
Lake Michigan Financial Corp Chemical Financial Corp 185.7 Chemical Financial Corp definitively agreed to merge with Lake Michigan Financial Corp, a Wyoming-based bank holding company, for $185.693 million. The consideration offered was to consist of $54.269 million in cash and $131.424 million in Chemical Financial common shares.
Uranerz Energy Corp Energy Fuels Inc 151.9 Energy Fuels Inc of Canada definitively agreed to acquire the entire share capital of Uranerz Energy Corp, a Casper-based uranium mining company, in a reverse takeover transaction valued at $151.869 million. Energy Fuels offered 0.255 common share per Uranerz Energy common share. The value was based on Energy Fuels's closing stock price of $6.216 on 02 January 2015, the last full trading day prior to the announcement. Upon completion, Energy Fuels and Uranerz Energy shareholders were to own 45% and 55%, of Energy Fuels, respectively.
Oncyte LLC Cardio3 BioSciences SA 140.0 Cardio3 BioSciences SA of Belgium acquired OnCyte LLC, a Lebanon-based manufacturer of diagnostic biopharmaceutical products, from Celdara Medical LLC for an estimated $140 million. The consideration offered consisted of $6 mil, the issuance of $4 million Cardio3 BioSciences ordinary shares and up to $130 million in profit-related payments. The transaction included Oncyte's portfolio of immuno-oncology product candidates.
Mark Gordon Co Entertainment One Ltd 132.6 Entertainment One Ltd of Canada agreed to acquire a 51% interest in Mark Gordon Co, producer of motion pictures and videos, for $132.6 million. The consideration offered was to consist of $127.5 million in cash and $5.1 million common shares.
Chesapeake Energy Corp-Assets SND Energy Co Inc 129.0 SND Energy Co Inc acquired natural gas producing assets located in Texas and Louisiana from Chesapeake Energy Corp, an Oklahoma City-based producer of crude petroleum and natural gas, and Morgan Stanley for an estimated $129 million in cash.
NetProspex Inc Dun & Bradstreet Corp 125.0 Dun & Bradstreet Corp acquired NetProspex Inc, a Waltham-based provider of data management services, for $125 million.
Myers Industries Lawn & Garden Group Lawn & Garden Operating Co Inc 115.0 Lawn & Garden Operating Co Inc, a unit of Wingate Partners V LP, ultimately-owned by Wingate Partners LP, definitively agreed to acquire Myers Industries Lawn & Garden Group, a Middlefield-based manufacturer of horticultural containers, from Myers Industries Inc for $115 million. The consideration offered was to consist of $90 million in cash and $25 million in promissory notes. Originally, in June 2014, Myers Industries announced that it was seeking a buyer for Myers Industries Lawn & Garden Group.
Treq Labs Inc-SDN Business Sonus Networks Inc 80.2 Sonus Networks Inc acquired the SDN business of Treq Labs Inc, a Sunnyvale-based provider of information technology services, for an estimated $80.185 million. The consideration offered was to consist of $10.147 million in cash and up to $70.038 million in profit-related payments.
Wellman Plastics Recycling LLC Shanghai Pret Composites Co 70.5 Shanghai Pret Composites Co Ltd of China planned to acquire the entire share capital of Wellman Plastics Recycling LLC, a Johnsonville-based manufacturer and wholesaler of plastic products, for $70.451 million in cash. The transaction was to include Wellman Engineering Resins and DC Foam Recycle Inc.
DivX LLC NeuLion Inc 65.8 NeuLion Inc definitively agreed to acquire the entire share capital of DivX LLC, a San Diego developer of digital video solutions software, from Parallax Capital Partners LLC for $65.807 million. The consideration offered was to consist of the issuance of 35.89 million common shares valued at $40.807 million and $25 million in convertible notes. The shares were valued based on NeuLion's closing stock price of $1.137 on 2 January 2015, the last full trading day prior to the announcement.
Childress Klein Ppty-Rivergate Deutsche Bank AG 60.8 Deutsche Bank AG of Germany, through an undisclosed real estate investment arm, acquired the RiverGate shopping center located in Charlotte, North Carolina from Childress Klein Properties Inc, a Charlotte-based real estate development firm, and its undisclosed joint venture partner for $60.75 million.
Cruiser RV LLC Heartland Recreational Vehicles LLC 47.4 Heartland Recreational Vehicles LLC, a unit of Thor Industries Inc, acquired Cruiser RV LLC, a Howe-based manufacturer of travel trailers, for an estimated $47.4 million in cash. Concurrently, Heartland Recreational Vehicles acquired DRV Luxury Suites.
Precision Engine Controls Corp Meggitt PLC 44.2 Meggitt PLC of the UK acquired Precision Engine Controls Corp, a San Diego-based manufacturer of turbines and turbine generator set units, from Hamilton Sundstrand Corp, ultimately-owned by United Technologies Corp, for $44.2 million in cash.
Ruby Receptionists Investor Group 38.8 An investor group comprised of Updata Partners and StepStone Group LLC acquired an undisclosed majority interest in Ruby Receptionists, a Portland-based provider of live virtual receptionist services, for $38.8 million.
Distribion Inc Investor Group 15.3 An investor group comprised of AH Belo Corp and the management of Distribion Inc acquired an undisclosed majority interest in Distribion, a Dallas-based software publisher. Concurrently, AH Belo acquired an undisclosed majority interest in Vertical Nerve Inc and MarketingFx Inc. The three transactions had a combined value of $15.3 million.
C Financial Corp First Merchants Corp 14.5 First Merchants Corp definitively agreed to acquire the entire share capital of C Financial Corp, a Dublin-based bank holding company, for $14.5 million in cash.
Alterra Power Corp-15 MW Cyrq Energy Inc 8.5 Cyrq Energy Inc, throught an undisclosed affiliate, agreed to acquire the 15 MW Soda Lake geothermal facility located in Fallon, Nevada of Alterra Power Corp, a Vancouver-based owner and operator of geothermal power plants, for $8.5 million and an undisclosed amount in profit-related payments. The transaction was to include certain early-stage development assets located in Nevada.
CraftMas Auto Body Grp Inc The Boyd Group (US) Inc 7.4 The Boyd Group (US) Inc, a unit of Boyd Group Income Fund, acquired Craftmaster Auto Body Group Inc, a West Melbourne-based provider of collision repair services, for an estimated $7.4 million.
Long Island Brand Beverages Cullen Agricultural Holding 5.5 Cullen Agricultural Holding Corp definitively agreed to acquire the entire share capital of Long Island Brand Beverages LLC, a Long Beach-based producer of ready-to-drink tea, in exchange for 39.5 million new common shares valued at $5.53 million. The shares were valued based on Cullen Agricultural Holding's closing stock price of $0.14 on 2 January 2015, the last full trading day prior to the announcement.
SFF Production LLC Amen Properties Inc 1.3 Amen Properties Inc acquired the remaining 19% stake which it did not already own in SFF Production LLC, a Midland-based oil and gas exploration and production company, for $1.3 million. The consideration offered consisted of $0.079 million and the issuance of 0.002 million Amen Properties common shares valued at $1.221 million. The shares were valued based on Amen Properties's closing stock price of $600 on 05 January 2015, the last full trading day prior to the announcement.
Win Win Holdings Pty Ltd Stratum Metals Ltd 0.1 Stratum Metals Ltd of Australia was granted an option to acquire the entire share capital of Win Win Holdings Pty Ltd, a developer of competitive shopping platforms. The transaction was to include the entire share capital of Competitive Shopping Network Inc for $0.061 million. The consideration offered was to consist of $0.061 million and the issuance of $0.351 in performance shares.
Structure Consulting Group LLC Accenture PLC   Accenture PLC of Republic of Ireland agreed to acquire Structure Consulting Group LLC, a Houston-based provider of technology consulting services. Terms were not disclosed.
Sequenta Inc Adaptive Biotechnologies Corp   Adaptive Biotechnologies Corp acquired Sequenta Inc, a South San Francisco-based provider of research and development of clinical diagnostics services.
Pea Ridge Waste Management Advanced Disposal Services Inc   Advanced Disposal Services Inc, a unit of Highstar Capital LP, ultimately-owned by Oaktree Capital Group LLC and American International Group Inc, acquired Pea Ridge Waste Management LLC, a Henderson-based provider of waste hauling services. Terms were not disclosed.
Vertical Nerve Inc AH Belo Corp   AH Belo Corp acquired an undisclosed majority interest in Vertical Nerve Inc, a Dallas-based provider of marketing services. Concurrently, AH Belo acquired an undisclosed majority interest in Distribion Inc and MarketingFX Inc. The three transactions had a combined value of $15.3 million.
MarketingFx Inc AH Belo Corp   AH Belo Corp acquired an undisclosed majority interest in MarketingFx Inc, a Dallas-based provider of marketing consulting services. Concurrently, AH Belo acquired an undisclosed majority interest in Distribion Inc and Vertical Nerve Inc. The three transactions had a combined value of $15.3 million.
Achilles Guard Inc Alert Logic Inc   Alert Logic Inc acquired Achilles Guard Inc, a Dallas-based developer of security and compliance technology software.
Amer Benefits Consulting LLC Alliant Insurance Services Inc   Alliant Insurance Services Inc, a unit of Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co LP, ultimately-owned by KKR & Co LP, acquired American Benefits Consulting LLC, a New York-based provider of benefit consulting services. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
Wameling Drywall Corp American Builders   American Builders & Contractors Supply Co Inc acquired Wameling Drywall Corp, a Marcy-based distributor of exterior building products, wallboard and insulation.
Summit Professional Networks American Lawyer Media Inc   American Lawyer Media Inc, a unit of Wasserstein & Co LP, ultimately-owned by Apax Partners Worldwide LLP, planned to acquire Summit Professional Networks, a New York-based provider of face-to-face and digital events, websites, mobile sites and apps and online information services.
Oryx Insurance Brokerage Inc AmTrust Financial Services Inc   AmTrust Financial Services Inc acquired Oryx Insurance Brokerage Inc, a Binghamton-based insurance agency.
TMI Solutions LLC AmTrust Financial Services Inc   AmTrust Financial Services Inc acquired TMI Solutions LLC, a Roswell-based provider of warranty products and services.
Crittenton Hospital Ascension Health Inc   Ascension Health Inc, a unit of Oak Hill Capital Partners LP, signed a letter of intent to acquire Rochester-based Crittenton Hospital Medical Center.
Ambient Healthcare Inc AxelaCare Holdings Inc   AxelaCare Holdings Inc, a unit of Harvest Partners LP, acquired Ambient Healthcare Inc, a Davie-based provider of healthcare services.
MDE Group Inc Beacon Trust Co   Beacon Trust Co, a unit of Provident Bank, ultimately-owned by Provident Financial Services Inc, definitively agreed to acquire MDE Group Inc, a Morristown-based provider of wealth management services. Terms were not disclosed. The transaction was to include Acertus Capital Management LLC.
Sun Plaza Motel BG Capital Group Ltd   BG Capital Group Ltd of Bahamas acquired Sun Plaza Motel, a Silver Springs-based motel.
Excelligence Learning Corp Brentwood Associates Inc   Brentwood Associates Inc acquired Excelligence Learning Corp, a Monterey-based manufacturer and retailer of educational products, from Sterling Investment Partners LP in a secondary leveraged buyout transaction. Previously, Sterling Investment Partners acquired Excelligence Learning in a leveraged buyout transaction.
Doubletree DFW Airport North,Irving Buccini/Pollin Group Inc   Buccini/Pollin Group Inc acquired Doubletree DFW Airport North, an Irving-based hotel.
Blake H Brown Inc Bunzl PLC   Bunzl PLC of the UK acquired Blake H Brown Inc, a Compton-based manufacturer and wholesaler of industrial equipment.
Velocity Network Solutions Inc Cal Net Technology Group   Cal Net Technology Group acquired Velocity Network Solutions Inc, a North Hollywood-based provider of IT services.
Lucini Italia Co LLC California Olive Ranch Inc   California Olive Ranch Inc acquired the entire share capital of Lucina Italia Co LLC, a Miami-based producer and wholesaler of gourmet foods, from Molinos USA Corp, ultimately-owned by Molinos Rio de la Plata SA.
United Distributors Inc Charmer Sunbelt Group   Charmer Sunbelt Group acquired United Distributors Inc, a Smyrna-based alcoholic beverages merchant wholesaler. Concurrently, Charmer Sunbelt Group acquired Beverage Distributors Co LLC. Terms were not disclosed.
Papa Hana LLC Confluence Holdings Inc   Confluence Holdings Inc, a unit of JH Whitney Capital Partners LLC, acquired Papa Hana LLC, a Carlsbad-based manufacturer of paddle boards.
Elite Meetings Intl LLC Cvent Inc   Cvent Inc acquired Elite Meetings International LLC, a Santa Barbara-based provider marketing program services for the meeting and incentive industry. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
Suzi Davis Travel LLC Direct Travel Inc   Direct Travel Inc, a majority-owned unit of Silver Oak Services Partners LLC, acquired Suzi Davis Travel LLC, a Bloomington-based provider of travel management services. Terms were not disclosed.
Siren Interactive Corp Dohmen Life Science Services   Dohmen Life Science Services LLC, a unit of F Dohmen Co, acquired Siren Interactive Corp, a Chicago-based rare disease relationship marketing company.
McCrorys Pharmacy Inc Dougherty's Holdings Inc   Dougherty's Holdings Inc, a unit of Ascendant Solutions Inc, acquired McCrorys Pharmacy Inc, an El Paso-based drug store operator.
Eagle Distributors LLC Dow Electronic Materials   Dow Electronic Materials, a unit of The Dow Chemical Co, agreed to acquire Eagle Distributors LLC, a Kenner-based wholesaler of home theater, mobile electronics and other appliances. Terms were not disclosed.
kasina LLC DST Systems Inc   DST Systems Inc acquired kasina LLC, a New York-based provider of strategic advisory services.
The Atlantic Club Casino Hotel Endeavor Property Group LLC   Endeavor Property Group LLC acquired The Atlantic Club Casino Hotel, an Atlantic City-based hotel, from TJM Properties Inc.
Peterson Anderson Flowers Inc Engwalls   Engwalls acquired Peterson Anderson Flowers Inc, a Duluth-based owner and operator of flower shops.
Premier IT Solutions Inc Entisys Solutions Inc   Entisys Solutions Inc acquired Premier IT Solutions Inc, a Richardson-based provider of information technology services.
Plastronics Plus Inc EPC-Missouri Inc   EPC-Missouri Inc, a unit of Engineered Plastic Components Inc, ultimately-owned by Fujikura Ltd and Alcoa Inc, acquired Plastronics Plus Inc, a manufacturer of motor vehicle products, from Newcor Inc.
Nixle LLC Everbridge Inc   Everbridge Inc acquired Nixle LLC, a San Francisco-based developer of communication software.
ABI Document Support Svcs-SecureStore EvriChart Inc   EvriChart Inc acquired the SecureStore business of EvriChart Inc, a White Sulphur Springs-based provider of medical record management services.
Wit.ai Inc Facebook Inc   Facebook Inc acquired Wit.ai Inc, a Palo Alto-based developer of voice-recognition software. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
QuickFire Networks Corp Facebook Inc   Facebook Inc acquired QuickFire Networks Corp, a San Diego-based provider of video-compression services.
Plantation Products Inc Freeman Spogli & Co   Freeman Spogli & Co acquired Plantation Products Inc, a Norton-based producer of seeds, from RFE Investment Partners in a leveraged buyout transaction. Terms were not disclosed.
Telestream Inc Genstar Capital LLC   Genstar Capital LLC definitively agreed to acquire Telestream Inc, a Nevada City-based provider of digital video tools and workflow solutions, from Thoma Bravo LLC in a secondary buyout transaction. Previously, Thoma Bravo LLC acquired Telestream Inc in a leveraged buyout transaction.
Healthcom Federal Credit Union Georgia United Credit Union   Georgia Federal Credit Union agreed to merge with Healthcom Federal Credit Union, a Dalton-based federal credit union.
Preston State Bank Guaranty Bank & Trust NA   Guaranty Bank & Trust NA, a unit of Guaranty Bancshares Inc, definitively agreed to acquire the entire share capital of Dallas-based Preston State Bank from DCB Financial Corp.
DRV Luxury Suites Heartland Recreational Vehicles LLC   Heartland Recreational Vehicles LLC , a unit of Thor Industries Inc, acquired DRV Luxury Suites, a Howe-based manufacturer of recreational vehicles. Concurrently, Heartland Recreational Vehicles acquired Cruiser RV LLC. The two transaction had a combined value of an estimated $47.4 million in cash.
Bridge Strategy Group LLC Houlihan Lokey   Houlihan Lokey, a unit of ORIX USA Corp, ultimately-owned by ORIX Corp, acquired the remaining undisclosed majority interest which it did not already own in Bridge Strategy Group LLC, a Chicago-based provider of administrative management and general management consulting services. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
Fidelity Associates Inc Hub International Ltd   Hub International Ltd, a unit of Hellman & Friedman LLC, acquired Fidelity Associates Inc, a Gastonia-based insurance agency. The transaction included Fidelity Associates Financial Services Inc. Terms were not disclosed.
MMZ Associates Inc Hub International Northeast Ltd   Hub International Northeast Ltd, a unit of Hub International Ltd, ultimately-owned by Hellman & Friedman LLC, acquired MMZ Associates Inc, a Westchester County-based provider of property and casualty insurance and risk management services.
Sky Analytics Inc Huron Consulting Group Inc   Huron Consulting Group Inc acquired Sky Analytics Inc, a Farmingham-based developer of legal spend management and analytics software. Terms were not disclosed.
SirsiDynix ICV Partners LLC   ICV Partners LLC acquired an undisclosed majority interest in SirsiDynix, a Lehi-based provider of technology solutions to libraries, from Vista Equity Partners LLC in a secondary buyout transaction. Terms were not disclosed. Previously, Vista Equity Partners acquired SirsiDynix in a leveraged buyout transaction.
Top Shelf Productions Inc Idea and Design Works LLC   Idea and Design Works LLC acquired Top Shelf Productions Inc, a Marietta-based publisher of graphic novels. Terms were not disclosed.
Cool Gear International LLC Igloo Products Corp   Igloo products Corp, a unit of ACON Investments LLC, acquired Cool Gear International LLC, a Plymouth-based manufacturer of water bottles, mugs and accessories, from RAF Industries Inc. Terms were not disclosed.
Midway Rental & Power Equipment Investor Group   An investor group comprised of Rental Equipment Investment Corp and Wessex Capital Partners LLC acquired Midway Rental & Power Equipment, a Kalispell-based provider equipment rental services.
Paris Presents Inc Investor Group   An investor group comprised of Wasserstein & Co LP, Ontario Pension Board and Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Co acquired Paris Presents Inc, a Gurnee-based manufacturer of and wholesaler of personal care products, from Mason Wells Partners LLC.
Sagebrush Pipeline Equip Co Investor Group   A management-led investor group acquired Sagebrush Pipeline Equipment Co, a Tulsa-based provider of engineering, design and fabrication services, from CIRCOR International Inc in a leveraged buyout transaction. Terms were not disclosed.
Kosta Browne Winery JW Childs Associates LP   JW Childs Associates LP acquired an undisclosed majority interest in Kosta Browne Winery, a Sebastopol-based producer of flavored and balanced wines, in a leveraged buyout transaction.
Cycle Gear Inc JW Childs Associates LP   JW Childs Associates LP acquired an undisclosed majority interest in Cycle Gear Inc, a Benicia-based sporting goods retailer, from Harvest Partners LP in a leveraged buyout transaction. Terms were not disclosed.
ChemAid Laboratories Inc Knowlton Development Corp   Knowlton Development Corp of Canada, a unit of Novacap, acquired ChemAid Laboratories Inc, a Saddle Brook-based manufacturer of personal care and consumer products.
Chemtec Energy Services LLC LB Foster Co   LB Foster Co agreed to acquire Chemtec Energy Services LLC, a Willis-based manufacturer and supplier of measuring, displaying and controlling variables instruments and related products.
BAIR Analytics Inc LexisNexis Risk Solutions Inc   LexisNexis Risk Solutions Inc, a unit of LexisNexis Group Inc, ultimately-owned by Reed Elsevier PLC, planned to acquire BAIR Analytics Inc, a Highlands Ranch-based developer of analytical software.
Cube Hydro Partners LLC Lyonsdale Associates LLC   Cube Hydro Partners LLC, a unit of I Squared Capital Advisors LLC's ISQ Global Infrastructure Fund subsidiary, acquired Lyonsdale Associates LLC, a Little Falls-based owner and operator of hydroelectric power plants, from Burrows Paper Corp.
Optum Inc-Cert Life Sciences Mapi Developpement SAS   Mapi Developpement SAS of France acquired certain life sciences services of Optum Inc, an Eden Prairie-based provider of health management services and a unit of UnitedHealth Group Inc.
Vantage Investment Advisors Mariner Wealth Advisors LLC   Mariner Wealth Advisors LLC acquired an undisclosed majority interest in Vantage Investment Advisors LLC, a State College-based investment advisor, from Nitto Denko America Inc, ultimately-owned by Nitto Denko Corp.
Benefit Planning Group Inc Marsh & McLennan Agency LLC   Marsh & McLennan Agency LLC, a unit of Marsh Inc, ultimately-owned by Marsh & McLennan Cos Inc, acquired Benefit Planning Group Inc, a Durham-based insurance agency. Terms were not disclosed.
Selectable Media Meredith Corp   Meredith Corp acquired Selectable Media, a New York-based native and engagement-based advertising company.
ACCEL Performance Group MSDP Group LLC   MSDP Group LLC of the US, a unit of Z Capital Partners LLC, acquired ACCEL Performance Group, a Cleveland-based manufacturer and wholesaler of automotive components.
Maudlin & Son Mnfg Co Inc MW Industries Inc   MW Industries Inc, a unit of Genstar Capital LLC, acquired Maudlin & Son Manufacturing Co Inc, a Kemah-based manufacturer of shim and spring products.
Nicview Natus Medical Inc   Natus Medical Inc acquired Nicview, a Louisville-based provider of video streaming services.
Shorai Inc Neah Power Systems Inc   Neah Power Systems Inc definitively agreed to merge with Shorai Inc, a Morgan Hill-based manufacturer of batteries.
Fifth St Gaming-Opera House Nevada Restaurant Services Inc   Nevada Restaurant Services Inc planned to acquire The Opera House Gambling Hall of Fifth Street Gaming, a Las Vegas-based owner and operator of casinos.
Informative Graphics Corp OpenText Corp   OpenText Corp of Canada acquired Informative Graphics Corp, a Scottsdale-based developer of document management software.
Plaza Farmington Phillips Edison Grocery Center   Phillips Edison Grocery Center REIT II Inc acquired Plaza Farmington, a Farmington-based shopping center. Concurrently, Phillips Edison Grocery Center REIT II acquired Quivira Crossings and Crossroads of Shakopee.
Quivira Crossings,Overland Park Phillips Edison Grocery Center   Phillips Edison Grocery Center REIT II Inc acquired Quivira Crossings, an Overland Park-based grocery store. Concurrently, Phillips Edison Grocery Center REIT II acquired Plaza Farmington and Crossroads of Shakopee.
Crossroads of Shakopee,Shakopee Phillips Edison Grocery Center   Phillips Edison Grocery Center REIT II Inc acquired Crossroads of Shakopee, a Shakopee-based shopping center. Concurrently, Phillips Edison Grocery Center REIT II acquired Plaza Farmington and Quivira Crossings.
Chaos Visual Productions LLC Production Resource Group LLC   Production Resource Group LLC, a unit of The Jordan Co LP, acquired Chaos Visual Productions LLC, a Burbank-based provider of visual productions services.
Aeris Therapeutics Inc Pulmonx Corp   Pulmonx Corp acquired Aeris Therapeutics Inc, a Woburn-based manufacturer of lung sealant systems.
Tantor Media Inc Recorded Books LLC   Recorded Books LLC acquired Tantor Media Inc, an Old Saybrook-based publisher. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
Leo Tek Inc-Assets Redux Holdings Inc   Redux Holdings Inc acquired assets of Leo Tek Inc, a Wilmington-based developer of mobile application software.
Five Star Painting Inc Riverside Co   Riverside Co acquired Five Star Painting Inc, a Spanish Fork-based wall covering contractor, in a leveraged buyout transaction.
JP Hydro LLC Rock Hill Capital Group LLC   Rock Hill Capital Group LLC acquired an undisclosed majority interest in JP Hydro LLC, a The Woodlands-based provider of pipeline testing and maintenance services, in a leveraged buyout transaction.
Fay Industries Inc Ryerson Holding Corp   Ryerson Holding Corp acquired Fay Industries Inc, a Strongsville-based manufacturer of steel products. Terms were not disclosed.
The Candy Co of Saratoga Springs Saratoga Sweets   Saratoga Sweets merged with The Candy Co of Saratoga Springs, a Saratoga Springs-based producer of candies and chocolate products. On completion, the merged entity was named Saratoga Sweets Candy Co.
Setterstix Corp Setter GmbH & Co Papierverarbeitung   Setter GmbH & Co Papierverarbeitung of Germany, a unit of GESCO AG, acquired Setterstix Corp, a Cattaraugus-based manufacturer of paper sticks.
MeadWestvaco-Specialty Chemicals Shareholders   MeadWestvaco Corp, a Richmond-based manufacturer and wholesaler of packaging systems and paper products, planned to spin off its Specialty Chemicals business to shareholders.
Detectent Inc Silver Spring Networks Inc   Silver Spring Networks Inc agreed to acquire Detectent Inc, an Escondido-based developer of software.
Halo Pharmaceutical Inc SK Capital Partners LP   SK Capital Partners LP acquired an undisclosed majority interest in Halo Pharmaceutical Inc, a Whippany-based manufacturer of pharmaceutical products, in a leveraged buyout transaction.
The Situs Cos Stone Point Capital LLC   Stone Point Capital LLC agreed to acquire the entire share capital of The Situs Cos, a Houston-based provider of commercial real estate advisory and end-to-end strategic business solutions, from WL Ross & Co LLC, a unit of Invesco Ltd, ultimately-owned by Invescap, Ranieri Partners and other undisclosed investors, in a leveraged buyout transaction. Terms were not disclosed. Originally, in January 2015, Stone Point was rumored to be planning to acquire Situs.
SunEdison Inc-Solar Plants(21) TerraForm Power Inc   TerraForm Power Inc, a unit of SunEdison Inc, acquired 21 distributed generation solar power plants of SunEdison Inc, a St. Peters-based manufacturer and wholesaler of silicon wafers.
Hall-Wright General Agency Inc Texas Security General Insurance Agency Inc   Texas Security General Insurance Agency Inc, a unit of Brown & Brown Inc, acquired Hall-Wright General Agency Inc, a San Antonio-based insurance agency.
AxleTech International Corp The Carlyle Group LLC   The Carlyle Group LLC, a unit of The Carlyle Group LP, acquired AxleTech International Corp, a Troy-based manufacturer and wholesaler of motor vehicle brake systems, from General Dynamics Corp in a leveraged buyout transaction. Terms were not disclosed.
HMS Healthcare Management The Corridor Group Inc   The Corridor Group Inc, a majority-owned unit of HealthEdge Investment Partners LLC's HealthEdge Investment Fund II LP, acquired HMS Healthcare Management Solutions Inc, a Wallingford-based provider of revenue cycle management services.
EmployBridge Inc The Select Family of Staffing Cos   The Select Family of Staffing Cos agreed to merge with EmployBridge Inc, an Atlanta-based provider of employment services, from Morgan Stanley Private Equity, ultimately-owned by Morgan Stanley. Terms were not disclosed.
General Calibration Inc Trescal SA   Trescal SA of France, a unit of Ardian SA, acquired General Calibration Inc, a Boonton-based provider of calibration services. Terms were not disclosed.
Rayner & Hayor Investment United Capital Financial   United Capital Financial Advisers LLC, a unit of United Capital Financial Partners Inc, acquired Rayner & Haynor Investment Counserlors, a Mill Valley-based investment advisory firm.
AOL Inc Verizon Communications Inc   In January 2015, Verizon Communications Inc was rumored to be planning to acquire the entire share capital of AOL Inc, a New York-based provider of global web services.
Voice Systems Inc Vertical Communications Inc   Vertical Communications Inc acquired Voice Systems Inc, a Canton-based provider of voice and data communications solutions. Terms were not disclosed.
Medical Development Specialist VHA Inc   VHA Inc acquired Medical Development Specialists LLC, a Torrance-based provider of healthcare consulting services.
Artifact Uprising LLC Visual Supply Co   Visual Supply Co acquired Artifact Uprising LLC, a Golden-based publisher of digital photo books.
CRF Health Vitruvian Partners LLP   Vitruvian Partners LLP acquired an undisclosed majority interest in CRF Health, a Plymouth Meeting-based provider of clinical electronic solutions services, in a leveraged buyout transaction.
Elko & Associates Ltd Wipfli LLP   Wipfli LLP acquired Elko & Associates Ltd, a Media-based provider of accounting and auditing services. Concurrently, Wipfli acquired Galusha Higgins & Galusha PC.
Galusha Higgins & Galusha PC Wipfli LLP   Wipfli LLP acquired Galusha Higgins & Galusha PC, a Helena-based provider of tax and accounting services. Concurrently, Wipfli acquired Elko & Associates Ltd.
Community Bankers of Wisconsin Wisconsin Bankers Association   Wisconsin Bankers Association agreed to merge with Madison-based Community Bankers of Wisconsin. Upon completion, the merged entity was to retain the name of Wisconsin Bankers Association.
Karnes Research Co Xceligent Inc   Xceligent Inc acquired an undisclosed majority interest in Karnes Research Co, a Charlotte-based provider of commercial real estate analytics, information and marketing solutions.
Digital Ignite YourMembership.com Inc   YourMembership.com Inc, a unit of Riverside Co, acquired Digital Ignite, a Lombard-based developer of SaaS-based continuing education and learning management software.
US M&A Deals Announced January 4 - January 9, 2015      
Source: Thomson Reuters      

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