Target Acquirer Value ($millions) Synopsis
Covance Inc Laboratory Corp of America 6,169.8 Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings (LabCorp) definitively agreed to acquire Covance Inc (Covance), a Princeton-based provider of medical research services, for $6.17 billion. LabCorp offered $75.76 in cash and 0.2686 common shares per Covance share. Based on LabCorp's closing stock price of $109.29 on 31 October 2014, the last full trading day prior to the announcement, each Covance share was valued at $105.115.
Sapient Corp Publicis Groupe SA 3,530.2 Publicis Groupe SA of France (Publicis) definitively agreed to acquire the entire share capital of Sapient Corp (Sapient), a Boston-based provider of business, marketing and technology integration services, for $25 in cash per share, or a total value of $3.530 billion via a tender offer. The offer was conditioned upon at least majority of Sapient's shares being tendered. Originally, Publicis was rumored to be planning to acquire Sapient.
DS Services of America Inc Cott Corp 1,250.0 Cott Corp (Cott) of Canada definitively agreed to acquire DS Services of America Inc, an Atlanta-based producer and wholesaler of bottled water, from Crestview Partners LP and other shareholders for an estimated $1.25 bil, including the assumption of an undisclosed amount in liabilities and the issuance of Cott preferred shares.
BridgeTex Pipeline Co LLC Plains All American Pipeline 1,075.0 Plains All American Pipeline LP definitively agreed to acquire a 50% interest in BridgeTex Pipeline Co LLC (BridgeTex), a owner and operator of crude oil pipeline systems, from its joint venture partner Occidental Petroleum Corp for $1.075 billion. The transaction was contingent upon the consummation of Plains GP Holdings LP's underwritten secondary offering and Magellan Midstream Partners LP's acquisition of Texas City Leg from BridgeTex.
AmericanWest Bank NA Banner Corp 701.5 Banner Corp (Banner) definitively agreed to merge with AmericanWest Bank NA (AmericanWest), a Spokane-based commercial bank and a unit of SKBHC Holdings LLC, for $701.53 million. The consideration was to consist of $130 million in cash and 13.230 million common shares of Banner valued at $571.53 million. The shares were valued based on Banner's closing stock price of $42.3 on 04 November 2014, the last full trading day prior to the announcement.
Colony Capital LLC Colony Financial Inc 657.5 Colony Financial Inc (CF) planned to acquire the entire share capital of Colony Capital LLC, a Santa Monica-based real estate investment firm, for $657.5 million. The consideration was to consist of $547.5 million in CF common shares and operating partnership units and up to a further $110 million in profit-related payments. Upon completion, the merged entity was to be named Colony Capital Inc.
Jackson Sq Aviation-Aircrafts Cheung Kong(Holdings)Ltd 584.2 Cheung Kong (Holdings) Ltd (Cheung) of Hong Kong, through its Accipiter Holdings No. 3 Ltd subsidiary, agreed to acquire 14 aircraft from Jackson Square Aviation LLC, a San Francisco-based provider of aircraft leasing services and a unit of Mitsubishi UFJ Lease & Finance Co Ltd's JSA International Holdings LP subsidiary, for $584.2 million. Concurrently, Cheung, through its subsidiaries, agreed to acquire 15 aircraft from MC Aviation Partners Inc, 4 aircraft from BOC Aviation Pte Ltd, 6 aircraft from BOC Aviation (Ireland) Ltd (5) and BOC Aviation Pte Ltd (1), 18 aircraft from GE Capital Aviation Services Ltd and 3 aircraft from AFS Investments I Inc.
Hudson Valley Holding Corp,NY Sterling Bancorp 536.9 Sterling Bancorp (Sterling) definitively agreed to merge with Hudson Valley Holding Corp (Hudson), a Yonkers-based bank holding company, in a stock swap transaction valued at $536.891 million. Sterling offered 1.92 shares per Hudson share. Based on Sterling's closing stock price of $13.99 on 04 November 2014, the last full trading day prior to the announcement, each Hudson share was valued at $26.861.
Blackbird Technologies Inc Raytheon Co 420.0 Raytheon Co acquired Blackbird Technologies Inc, a Herndon-based provider of surveillance, secure tactical communications and cybersecurity solutions and consulting services, for an estimated $420 million.
bswift LLC Aetna Inc 400.0 Aetna Inc agreed to acquire bswift LLC, a Chicago-based developer of employee benefits administration software, from Great Hill Partners LLC and undisclosed investors for an estimated $400 million.
Diamond Senior Living-Ppty(28) Aviv REIT Inc 305.0 Aviv REIT Inc definitively agreed to acquire 28 properties of Diamond Senior Living LLC, a Bethesda-based owner and operator of skilled nursing and other healthcare facilities and a unit of General Electric Credit Corp of Tennessee, owned by General Electric Capital Corp, for $305 million in cash.
Palm Valley Apartments,San Jos Essex Property Trust Inc 180.0 Essex Property Trust acquired a 50% interest in Palm Valley Apartments, a San Jose-based apartment building, for $180 million.
Hampden Bancorp Inc,MA Berkshire Hills Bancorp Inc 114.8 Berkshire Hills Bancorp Inc (Berkshire) definitively agreed to acquire the entire share capital of Hampden Bancorp Inc (Hampden), a Springfield-based bank holding company, in a stock swap transaction valued at $114.81 million. Berkshire offered 0.81 common shares per Hampden share. Based on Berkshire's closing stock price of $25.78 on 31 October 2014, the last full trading day prior to the announcement, each Hampden share was valued at $20.882.
Telesphere Networks Ltd Vonage Holdings Corp 114.6 Vonage Holdings Corp (Vonage) definitively agreed to acquire Telesphere Networks Ltd, a Scottsdale-based provider of IP telephone and Internet access services, for an estimated $114.598 million. The consideration was to consist of estimated $91 million in cash and the issuance of 6.680 million Vonage common shares valued at $23.598 million. The shares were valued based on Vonage's closing stock price of 3.44 on 04 November 2014, the last full trading prior to the announcement.
AFS Invests I Inc-Aircrafts(3) Cheung Kong(Holdings)Ltd 101.2 Cheung Kong (Holdings) Ltd (Cheung) of Hong Kong, through its Accipiter Holdings Ltd subsidiary, agreed to acquire 3 aircraft from AFS Investments I Inc, a provider of aircraft leasing services and a unit of GE Electric Co's GE Capital Aviation Services Ltd subsidiary, for an estimated $101.2 million. Concurrently, Cheung, through its subsidiaries, agreed to acquire 15 aircraft from MC Aviation Partners Inc, 4 aircraft from BOC Aviation Pte Ltd, 6 aircraft from BOC Aviation (Ireland) Ltd (5) and BOC Aviation Pte Ltd (1), 18 aircraft from GE Capital Aviation Services Ltd and 14 aircraft from Jackson Square Aviation LLC.
CyVek Inc Techne Corp 95.0 Techne Corp agreed to acquire CyVek Inc, a Wallingford-based provider of biotechnology services, for $95 million. The consideration was to consist of $60 million cash and up to $35 million in profit-related payments.
BridgeTex Pipeline-Texas City Magellan Midstream Partners LP 75.0 Magellan Midstream Partners LP definitively agreed to acquire the Texas City Leg of BridgeTex Pipeline Co LLC, a owner and operator of crude oil pipeline systems, for $75 million.
Elecsys Corp Lindsay Corp 70.2 Lindsay Corp definitively agreed to acquire the entire share capital of Elecsys Corp, a Olathe-based manufacturer and wholesaler of wireless remote monitoring and telemetry products, for $17.5 in cash per share or a total value of $70.202 million.
Contact At Once! LLC LivePerson Inc 70.0 LivePerson Inc definitively agreed to acquire Contact At Once! LLC, a Alpharetta-based application service provider, for $70 million. The consideration was to consist of $43 million in cash, $22 million in common shares and up to $5 million in profit-related payments.
World Energy Solutions Inc EnerNOC Inc 69.9 EnerNOC Inc definitively agreed to acquire the entire share capital of World Energy Solutions Inc (World Energy), a Worcester-based provider of energy management services, via a tender offer for $5.5 in cash per share or a total value of $69.946 million. The offer was conditioned upon at least a majority of World Energy's shares being tendered.
Castle Oil Corp-Assets Sprague Operating Resources 56.0 Sprague Operating Resources LLC, a unit of Sprague Resources LP, definitively agreed to acquire the assets of Castle Oil Corp, a Harrison-based owner and operator of fuel and oil company, for $56 million in cash. The transaction was to include the Port Morris terminal and its associated wholesale, commercial and retail fuel distribution business.
Integra Plastics Inc Raven Industries Inc 48.0 Raven Industries Inc (Raven), through its Engineered Films Division, acquired Integra Plastics Inc, a Madison-based manufacturer of plastics, for $48.03 million. The consideration consisted of $9 million in cash and 1.54 million common shares of Raven valued at $39.03 million. The shares were valued based on Raven's closing stock price of $25.35 on 31 October 2014, the last full trading day prior to the announcement.
Magnus Pacific Corp Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Corp 39.0 Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Corp, a unit of Madison Dearborn Partners LLC, acquired the entire share capital of Magnus Pacific Corp, a Rocklin-based construction company, for $39 million in cash. The consideration consisted of $39 million in cash and undisclosed amount in profit-related payments.
Emtrol LLC CECO Environmental Corp 38.0 CECO Environmental Corp acquired Emtrol LLC, a Islandia-based manufacturer of fluid catalytic cracking and industrial cyclone technology, for $38 million. The consideration consisted of $32 million in cash and $6 million in common shares.
Fulton Ranch Towne Center,Chan Whitestone REIT 29.3 Whitestone REIT (Whitestone) acquired Fulton Ranch Towne Center, a Chandler-based shopping center, for $23.9 million. Concurrently, Whitestone acquired The Promenade at Fulton Ranch for $18.6 million.
Monarch Community Bancorp Inc Chemical Financial Corp 25.3 Chemical Financial Corp (Chemical) definitively agreed to acquire the entire share capital of Monarch Community Bancorp Inc (Monarch), a Coldwater-based bank holding company, in a stock swap transaction valued at $25.274 million. Chemical offered 0.098 common share per Monarch share. Based on Chemical's closing stock price of $29.78 on 31 October 2014, the last full trading day prior to the announcement, each CB share was valued at $2.924.
ASV Inc Manitex International Inc 25.0 Manitex International Inc definitively agreed to acquire a 51% interest in ASV Inc, a Grand Rapids-based manufacturer and wholesaler of rubber-tracked loaders and traction products, from Terex Corp for an estimated $25 million.
Montana Cmnty Bks,Ronan,MT Glacier Bancorp Inc,MT 25.0 Glacier Bancorp Inc (Glacier) definitively agreed to acquire Montana Community Banks Inc, a Ronan-based bank holding company, for $24.982 million. The consideration was to consist of $12.4 million in cash and 0.444 million common shares of Glacier valued at $12.582 million. The shares were valued based on Glacier's closing stock price of $28.36 on 04 November 2014, the last full trading day prior to the announcement. The transaction was to include the acquisition of Community Bank Inc.
RedPath Integrated Pathology PDI Inc 24.8 PDI Inc (PDI) acquired the entire share capital of RedPath Integrated Pathology, a Pittsburgh-based molecular diagnostics company, for a total of $24.820 million. The consideration was to consist of $12 million in profit-related payments, $11 million in subordinated notes and the issuance of up to 1 million PDI common shares valued at $1.820 million. The shares were valued based on PDI's closing stock price of 1.82 on 31 October 2014, the last full trading prior to the announcement.
Promenade at Fulton Ranch,Chan Whitestone REIT 18.6 Whitestone REIT (Whitestone) acquired the Promenade at Fulton Ranch, a Chandler-based shopping center, for $18.6 million. Concurrently, Whitestone acquired The Fulton Ranch Towne Center for $29.3 million.
US Generic Drug Products(23) IDT Australia Ltd 18.0 IDT Australia Ltd of Australia agreed to acquire 23 US generic drug products for $18 million. The consideration consisted of $13.5 million and up to $4.5 million in profit-related payments.
House of Knipschildt LLC CoConnect Inc 16.8 Coconnect Inc agreed to acquire the entire share capital of House of Knipschildt LLC (HOK), a Norwalk-based producer and wholesaler of chocolate products, in exchange for 4.2 million new common shares valued at $16.8 million. The shares were valued based on Coconnect Inc's closing stock price of $4 on 9 October 2014, the last full trading day prior to the announcement. Upon completion, HOK shareholders were to own 56.915% interest in Coconnect Inc.
Food Lion LLC-Stores(66) ALDI Inc 15.0 ALDI Inc, a unit of ALDI Einkauf GmbH & Co oHG, agreed to acquire 66 stores from Food Lion LLC, a Salisbury-based owner and operator of grocery stores and a unit of Delhaize America Inc, ultimately-owned by Delhaize Group SA, for an estimated $15 million. The consideration was to consist of an estimated $15 million and the assumption of an undisclosed amount in liabilities.
Hampton Inn & Suites,Florida Lightstone Value Plus Real 9.4 Lightstone Value Plus Real Estate Investment Trust II Inc, a unit of Lightstone Value Plus Real Estate Investment Trust Inc, acquired Hampton Inn & Suites, a Fort Myers-based owner and operator of hotels, from TerraCap Management Corp for $9.425 million.
Zywyn Corp Asix Electronics Corp Ltd 8.0 Asix Electronics Corp Ltd of Taiwan planned to acquire the entire share capital of Zywyn Corp, a Sunnyvale-based manufacturer of semiconductors, for $8 million.
Monchilla Inc Xero Ltd 7.5 Xero Ltd (Xero) of New Zealand acquired Monchilla Inc, a Kirkland-based developer of payroll and accounting software, from Jack Couch and Nanjuan Shi for $7.504. The consideration consisted of $4.128 million in cash and the issuance of new Xero ordinary shares valued at $3.376 million. The shares were valued based on Xero's closing stock price of $14.155 on 05 November 2014, the last full trading day prior to the announcement.
Multi-Modal Trucking Inc Central States Trucking Co 6.8 Central States Trucking Co, a unit of Forward Air Corp, acquired Multi-Modal Trucking Inc, a Whitestown-based provider of intermodal services for an estimated $6.75 million. The consideration consisted of $5.75 million in cash and up to $1mil in profit-related payments. The transaction included the acquisition of Multi-Modal Services Inc.
Identillect Technologies Inc Quentin Ventures Ltd 5.5 Quentin Ventures Ltd (Quentin) of Canada signed letter of intent to acquire the entire share capital of Identillect Technologies Inc, a San Juan Capistrano-based developer of encryption software, for $5.475 million. The consideration was to consist of the issuance of 20 million Quentin common shares valued at $4.380 million and up to $1.095 million in profit-related payments. The shares were valued based on Quentin's closing stock price of $0.219 on 31 October 2014, the last full trading day prior to the announcement.
Robust Energy-Certain Assets RCI Hospitality Holdings Inc 2.6 RCI Hospitality Holdings Inc (RCI), through an undisclosed majority-owned subsidiary, acquired certain assets and liabilities of Robust Energy LLC, a Dallas-based producer and wholesaler of energy drinks, for $2.58 million. The consideration consisted of $0.2 million in cash and the issuance of 0.2 million RCI common shares valued at $2.38 million. The shares were valued based on RCI's closing stock price of $11.9 on 31 October 2014, the last full trading day prior to the announcement.
MedHelp Urgent Care American CareSource Hldgs Inc 0.9 American CareSource Holdings Inc, a unit of Careguide Inc, acquired the entire share capital of MedHelp Urgent Care, an Alpharetta-based provider of urgent care services, from Thinh D. Nguyen and Han C. Phan for $0.88 million. The consideration consisted of $0.78 million in cash and $0.1 million in promissory notes.
Austin AI Inc Eurocontrol Technics Group Inc 0.4 Eurocontrol Technics Group Inc (Eurocontrol) of Canada signed a letter of intent to acquire Austin Automation & Instrumentation Inc, a manufacturer and wholesaler of spectrometric equipment, in exchange for 7.5 million common shares valued at $0.4. The shares were valued based on Eurocontrol's closing stock price of $0.053 on 31 October 2014, the last full trading day prior to the announcement.
Halton Universal Brands Inc World Assurance Group Inc 0.4 World Assurance Group Inc of Ireland acquired the entire share capital of Halton Universal Brands Inc, a Las Vegas-based provider of brokerage and brand consultancy services, for $0.378 million.
Hamiltonban-Wastewater Sys Pennsylvania American Water Co 0.3 Pennsylvania American Water Co, a unit of American Water Works Co Inc, acquired the municipal wastewater system of Hamiltonban Township Authority for an estimated $0.34 million.
FishNet Security Inc Accuvant Inc   Accuvant Inc, a majority-owned unit of Blackstone Group LP, agreed to acquire Fishnet Security Inc, an Overland-based provider of information security solutions services, from Investcorp Bank, a unit of Sipco Ltd's ownership Holdings Ltd subsidiary.
10 Barrel Brewing Co Anheuser-Busch Cos Inc   Anheuser-Busch Cos Inc, a unit of Anheuser-Busch Inbev, agreed to acquire 10 Barrel Brewing Co, a Bend-based owner and operator of breweries. Terms were not disclosed.
Ira Pump & Supply Inc Applied Industrial Tech Inc   Applied Industrial Technologies Inc acquired Ira Pump & Supply Inc, an Ira-based distributer and wholesaler of oilfield pumps and supplies. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
Discovery Benefit Solutions Arthur J Gallagher & Co   Arthur J Gallagher & Co acquired Discovery Benefit Solutions Inc, a San Diego-based insurance agency. Terms were not disclosed.
SS&G Financial Services Inc BDO USA LLP   BDO USA LLP, a unit of BDO International Ltd, planned to acquire SS&G Financial Services Inc, a Cleveland-based provider of accounting and consulting services. The transaction was to include SS&G Parkland.
Suffolk Bancop-Wealth Mgmt Bus Beacon Trust Co   Beacon Trust Co, a unit of Provident Bank, acquired the wealth management business of Riverhead-based Suffolk Bancorp. Terms were not disclosed.
Amer Trucking Assns-Truck Bobit Business Media   Bobit Business Media acquired the Truck Fleet Management business of American Trucking Associations, an Arlington-based trucking association. Terms were not disclosed.
CRGT Inc Bridge Growth Partners LLC   Bridge Growth Partners LLC definitively agreed to acquire CRGT Inc, a Reston-based provider of information technology services, from Veritas Capital Partners LP in a leveraged buyout transaction. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
Grocers Supply Co Inc C&S Wholesale Grocers Inc   C&S Wholesale Grocers Inc agreed to acquire Grocers Supply Co Inc, a Houston-based owner and operator of grocery stores. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
Insurance Market Agency Inc Confie Seguros Inc   Confie Seguros Inc (Confie), a unit of ABRY Partners LLC, acquired Tonawanda-based Insurance Market Agency Inc. Concurrently, Confie acquired Action Auto Insurance Agency Inc and Fast Quote Insurance Services Inc. Terms were not disclosed.
Action Auto Insurance Agency Confie Seguros Inc   Confie Seguros Inc (Confie), a unit of ABRY Partners LLC, acquired Cheektowaga-based Action Auto Insurance Agency Inc. Concurrently, Confie acquired Insurance Market Agency Inc and Fast Quote Insurance Services Inc. Terms were not disclosed.
Fast Quote Insurance Services Confie Seguros Inc   Confie Seguros Inc (Confie), a unit of ABRY Partners LLC, acquired Ontario-based Fast Quote Insurance Services Inc. Concurrently, Confie acquired Insurance Market Agency Inc and Action Auto Insurance Agency Inc. Terms were not disclosed.
Infotrieve Inc Copyright Clearance Center   Copyright Clearance Center Inc acquired Infotrieve Inc, a Wilton-based provider of cloud-based e-content access, management and sharing services.
Decision Street Cvent Inc   Cvent Inc acquired Decision Street, an Atlanta-based developer of sales-intelligence software.
VERTEX Inc Ebix Inc   Ebix Inc acquired the entire share capital of VERTEX Inc, a New Britain-based developer of software.
Continental Home Loans Inc Freedom Mortgage Corp   Freedom Mortgage Corp acquired Continental Home Loans Inc, a Melville-based provider of mortgage and direct lender services.
Corona Labs Inc Fuse Powered Inc   Fuse Powered Inc acquired Corona Labs Inc, a Palo Alto-based developer of mobile applications.
WebRunners Inc Gawk Inc   Gawk Inc definitively agreed to acquire WebRunners Inc, an Orange County-based provider of Internet services.
Vendormate Inc Global HealthCare Exchange LLC   Global Healthcare Exchange LLC, a unit of Thoma Bravo LLC, agreed to acquire Vendormate Inc, an Atlanta-based provider of business consulting services, from Primus Capital. Terms were not disclosed.
Nrthn Builders Inc-Industrial Hillwood Investment Properties   Hillwood Investment Properties, a unit Perot Group's Hillwood Development Co LLC subsidiary, acquired a portfolio of six Class A industrial properties from Northern Builders Inc, a Schiller Park-based real estate development firm.
Fotek Insurance Agency Inc Hub Intl Northeast ltd   Hub International Northeast Ltd, a unit of Hub International Ltd, acquired Fotek Insurance Agency Inc, a Wall-based insurance agency. Terms were not disclosed.
Polar Tech LLC-Reclamation Bus Hudson Technologies Inc   Hudson Technologies Inc acquired the reclamation business and assets of Polar Technology LLC, a Brentwood-based provider of refrigeration reclaimer services, for an undisclosed amount in cash.
Fuze Network Inc Ingo Money Inc   Ingo Money Inc agreed to acquire Fuze Network Inc, a Salt Lake City-based provider of card disbursement platform services. Terms were not disclosed.
Hopster Inc Inmar Inc   Inmar Inc, a unit of Arby Partners LLC, acquired Hopster Inc, a Middleton-based provider of digital coupons and engagement solutions.
AT&T Inc-Watson Platform & Interactions Corp   Interactions Corp (IC) agreed to acquire the Watson platform and assets of AT&T Inc, a Dallas-based provider of telecommunications services, in exchange for IC stock.
Best Maid Cookie Co Investor Group   A management-led investor group comprised of Best Maid Cookie Co's (Best Maid) CEO Deb Dartsch and President Ron Thielen and Arbor Private Investment Co LP, acquired Best Maid, a River Falls-based producer and wholesaler of branded and private label gourmet cookies and dessert bars, in a leveraged buyout transaction. Terms were not disclosed.
IndCor Properties Inc Investor Group   An investor group including Singaporean government-owned GIC Pte Ltd of Singapore was rumored to be planning to acquire IndCor Properties Inc, a Chicago-based real estate investment trust, from Blackstone Group LP. Terms were not disclosed, but according to people familiar with the transaction, the deal was valued at an estimated $8 billion.
Shareholder InSite Inc Ipreo LLC   Ipreo LLC acquired Shareholder InSite Inc, a Nashville-based developer of SaaS software.
Kruse Energy & Equipment IronPlanet Inc   IronPlanet Inc acquired Kruse Energy & Equipment Auctioneers LLC, an Odessa-based provider of oilfield equipment auctions services. Terms were not disclosed.
J&L Fiber Svcs Inc-Screen Kadant Inc   Kadant Inc acquired the screen cylinder business of J&L Fiber Services Inc, a unit of Precision Castparts Corp and a Waukesha-based manufacturer of refiner plates and screen cylinders.
Entry Point Consulting LLC-Glo KPMG LLP   KPMG LLP, a unit of KPMG International of the Netherlands, acquired the Global Trade Management Practice of Entry Point Consulting LLC, an Independence-based provider of business management and SAP solutions services.
Curtis Screw Co LLC-Automotive MacLean-Fogg Component   MacLean-Fogg Component Solutions LLC, a unit of MacLean-Fogg Co, acquired the automotive division of Curtis Screw Co LLC, a Buffalo-based manufacturer of automotive screw components.
Allegiance Software Inc Maritz Inc   Maritz Inc, a unit of Carlson Wagonlit Travel USA, acquired Allegiance Software Inc, a South Jordan-based developer of Voice-of-the-Customer and Enterprise Feedback Management software.
TNS-Payment Gateway Services MasterCard Inc   MasterCard Inc agreed to acquire the Payment Gateway Services business of TNS Inc, a Reston-based provider of data communications services.
AGI-Shorewood-N Amer,Asian Bus Multi Packaging Solutions Inc   Multi Packaging Solutions Inc, a unit of The Carlyle Group LP and Madison Dearborn Partners LLC, definitively agreed to acquire the North American and Asian print businesses of AGI-Shorewood Inc, a New York-based provider of specialty packaging services.
Zollinger Buric Inc NV5 Holdings Inc   NV5 Holdings Inc acquired Zollinger Buric Inc, a Chragrin Falls-based provider of engineering and construction management services. The transaction included Buric Global LLC.
Gateway Insurance Agency LC Pan Africa Insurance Holdings   Pan Africa Insurance Holdings Ltd of Kenya, a majority-owned unit of Sanlam Ltd, agreed to acquire an undisclosed majority stake in Gateway Insurance Agency LC, a Fort Lauderdale-based insurance agency.
Amer Innovative LLC-Onaroo Patch Products Inc   Patch Products Inc, a unit of Topspin Partners LBO LP, acquired the Onaroo product line of American Innovative LLC, a Beverly-based manufacturer and wholesaler of alarm clocks, timers and night lights.
PI Worldwide Phoenix Strategy Investments   Phoenix Strategy Investments LLC acquired PI Worldwide, a Wellesley Hills-based provider of consulting services. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Gold Coast Beverage Reyes Holdings LLC   Reyes Holdings LLC acquired Gold Coast Beverage Distributors Inc, a Pompano Beach-based wholesaler of beer and other beverages. Terms were not disclosed.
LeaseHawk-Online Eduction Riverside Co   Riverside Co acquired the online education division of LeaseHawk, a Scottsdale-based provider of multifamily technology solutions, in a leveraged buyout transaction. Terms were not disclosed.
Fanhattan Inc Rovi Corp   Rovi Corp acquired Fanhattan Inc, a San Mateo-based provider of video streaming services.
Time Inc-Lakeshore Drive Ppty Samford University   Samford University signed a letter of intent to acquire the Lakeshore Drive Property located in Birmingham, Alabama, of Time Inc, a New York-based publishing company. Terms were not disclosed. Originally, in May 2014, Time Inc was seeking a buyer for its Lakeshore Drive Property.
Proximal Data Inc Samsung Electronics Co Ltd   Samsung Electronics Co Ltd of South Korea acquired Proximal Data Inc, a San Diego-based developer of server-side caching software. Terms were not disclosed.
Integra LifeSciences-Spine Shareholders   Integra LifeSciences Holdings Corp, a Plainsboro-based manufacturer and wholesaler medical devices and implants, planned to spin off its spine business unit to its shareholders.
SeaSpine Inc Shareholders   Integra LifeSciences Holdings Corp planned to spin off SeaSpine Inc to its shareholders.
Blogher Inc SheKnows LLC   Sheknows LLC, a unit of Atomiconline LLC, acquired Blogher Inc, a Belmont-based provider of cross-platform media network.
TPG Biotech Partners IV LP Shenzhen Hepalink Pharm Co Ltd   Shenzhen Hepalink Pharmaceutical Co Ltd agreed to acquire an undisclosed majority interest in TPG Biotechnology Partners IV LP, an investment company.
Steel Media Inc Social Reality Inc   Social Reality Inc acquired Steel Media Inc, a New York-based provider of display, mobile, video and email advertising inventory services.
Cygnus Bus Media-Media SouthComm Communications   SouthComm Communications Inc acquired the media properties portfolio of Cygnus Business Media Inc, a Fort Atkinson-based provider of integrated marketing and advertising services and a unit of CommerceConnect Media Inc. Terms were not disclosed.
Ximedica SV Life Sciences Advisers LLP   SV Life Sciences Advisers LLP of UK acquired an undisclosed majority interest in Ximedia LLC, a Rhode Island-based provider of research and development services, in a leveraged buyout transaction. Terms were not disclosed.
Bruker Corp-Gas Techcomp(Europe)Ltd   Techcomp (Europe) Ltd (TE) of the UK, a unit of Techcomp (Holdings) Ltd, was granted an option to acquire the gas chromatography (GC) and GC single-quadrupole (GC SQ) mass spectrometry products services division of Bruker Corp (Bruker), a Billerica-based manufacturer and wholesaler of scientific instruments. Concurrently, TE acquired the GC and GC SQ product lines of Bruker.
Ilios Inc Tecogen Inc   Tecogen Inc planned to acquire the remaining 35% interest which it did not already own in Ilios Inc, a Waltham-based manufacturer and wholesaler of water heaters.
Avionics Interface Tech LLC Teradyne Inc   Teradyne Inc acquired Avionics Interface Technologies LLC, an Omaha-based manufacturer and wholesaler of flight, and test and simulation modules.
Festival & Concert Events Inc Townsquare Media Inc   Townsquare Media Inc acquired Festival & Concert Events Inc, a Detroit Lakes-based producer of concerts and music festivals.
L2C Inc TransUnion LLC   TransUnion LLC acquired L2C Inc, an Atlanta-based provider of scoring and analytics solutions. Terms were not disclosed.
VBR Holding Corp VBR Holding Corp SPV   VBR Holding Corp SPV, a special acquisition vehicle formed by Charlesbank Capital Partners LLC, Partners Group Holding AG, and the management of VBR Holding Corp (Varsity Brands), definitively agreed to acquire Varsity Brands, a Memphis-based manufacturer and wholesaler of apparel and accessories, in a leveraged buyout transaction. Originally, in October 2014, Varsity Brands was rumored to be seeking a buyer for the company.
First Reserve Corp-Aircraft(31 Waypoint Leasing Services LLC   Waypoint Leasing Services LLC agreed to acquire a portfolio of 31 aircraft models from First Reserve Corp, a Greenwich-based private equity firm.
Qualitor Inc Wellspring Capital Mgmt LLC   Wellspring Capital Management LLC acquired Qualitor Inc, a Southfield-based manufacturer and supplier of motor vehicle parts and replacement parts, from Thayer Capital Partners, an affiliate of HCI Equity Partners, in a leveraged buyout transaction. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
Assurity River Group Inc Wipfli LLP   Wipfli LLP acquired Assurity River Group Inc, a Minneapolis-based provider of risk management consulting services.
Incepture Inc ZeroChaos Inc   Zerochaos Inc acquired Incepture Inc, a Jacksonville-based provider of contingent staffing and consulting services, from Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Florida Inc.
US M&A Deals Announced November 2 - November 7, 2014      
Source: Thomson Reuters      

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