Date Target Acquirer Value ($millions) Synopsis
04/21/15 Mylan NV Teva Pharmaceutical Industries 40,131.3 Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd of Israel planned to launch an unsolicited tender offer to acquire the entire share capital of Mylan NV, a Canonsburg-based manufacturer and wholesaler of pharmaceuticals, for $82 per share or a total value of $40.131 bil.
04/19/15 KTR Capital Partners LLC Prologis US Logistics Venture 5,900.0 Prologis US Logistics Venture, jointly-owned by Prologis Inc and Norges Bank Investment Management, definitively agreed to acquire KTR Capital Partners LLC, a New York-based real estate investment firm, for $5.9 bil.
04/20/15 Websense Inc Raytheon Co 1,900.0 Raytheon agreed to acquire Websense, an Austin-based developer of information security software, from Vista Equity Partners LLC for $1.9 bil in the formation of a joint venture. The consideration was to consist of $1.3 bil in cash and $600 mil in debt.
04/22/15 Associated Estates Realty Corp Brookfield Asset Mgmt Inc 1,670.5 Brookfield Asset Management Inc of Canada definitively agreed to acquire the entire share capital of Associated Estates Realty Corp, a Richmond Heights-based real estate investment trust, for $28.75 in cash per share, or a total value of $1.671 bil and the assumption of undisclosed liabilities.
04/20/15 LRR Energy LP Vanguard Natural Resources LLC 503.2 Vanguard Natural Resources LLC agreed to acquire the entire share capital of LRR Energy LP, a Houston-based operator, acquirer, and developer of producing oil and natural gas properties, in a stock swap transaction valued at $503.247 mil, including the assumption of $288 mil in liabilities. Vanguard offered 0.55 common shares per LRR share. Concurrently, Vanguard agreed to acquire LRE GP LLC.
04/23/15 Ridley Inc Alltech Inc 425.8 Alltech Inc definitively agreed to acquire the entire share capital of Ridley Inc, a Mankato-based manufacturer of pharmaceutical preparations, from Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd for $33.292 per share, or a total value of $425.817 mil.
04/21/15 Command Transportation LLC Echo Global Logistics Inc 420.0 Echo Global Logistics Inc definitively agreed to acquire the entire share capital of Command Transportation LLC, a Skokie-based provider of freight transportation arrangement services, for an estimated $420 mil. The consideration was to consist of $395 mil in cash and $25 in common shares.
04/22/15 Palmetto Bancshares Inc United Community Banks Inc 246.7 United Community Banks definitively agreed to merge with Greenville-based Palmetto Bancshares Inc. for $246.681. United offered a choice of $19.25 in cash per share, 0.97 common shares per Palmetto common share, or a combination of $74.004 mil in cash and $162.014 in United common shares. The shares were valued based on United's closing stock price of $18.62 on 21 April 2015, the last full trading day prior to the announcement.
04/22/15 Procera Networks Inc Francisco Partners Management 239.1 Francisco Partners Management LLC agreed to acquire the entire share capital of Procera Networks, a Fremont-based provider of network management services, via a tender offer for $11.5 in cash per share, or a total value of $239.066 mil in a leveraged buyout transaction. The offer was conditional upon at least majority of Procera's shares being tendered on a fully-diluted basis.
04/23/15 Bronto Software Inc NetSuite 200.0 NetSuite Inc. definitively agreed to acquire the entire share capital of Bronto Software Inc, a Durham-based provider of e-commerce marketing services, in a stock swap transaction valued at an estimated $200 mil. The consideration was to consist of an estimated $100 mil in cash and $100 mil in NetSuite common shares.
04/20/15 Exterran Hldg Inc-Compression Exterran Partners LP 102.3 Exterran Partners LP (EP) acquired the compression assets of Exterran Holdings Inc, a Houston-based provider of natural gas compression equipment rental services, in exchange for the issuance of 3.963 mil EP common LP units and 0.08 mil EP general partner units valued at $102.3 mil. The shares wera valued based on EP's closing stock price of $25.615 mil on 17 April 2015, the last full trading day prior to the announcement.
04/22/15 Marchex Inc-Domain Name GoDaddy Inc 28.1 GoDaddy Inc acquired the domain name portfolio business of Marchex Inc, a Seattle-based provider of mobile and online advertising services, for $28.1 mil and a further undisclosed amount in profit-related payments.
04/22/15 Cypress Shopping Center Devonshire REIT Inc 24.6 Devonshire REIT Inc. acquired Cypress Shopping Center, a Tampa-based owner and operator of a shopping center, for $24.6 mil. Concurrently, Devonshire acquired Shoppes at Plantation for $14.9 mil.
04/20/15 Bayberry,West Palm Beach,Florida NexPoint Residential Trust Inc 21.0 NexPoint Residential Trust Inc acquired Bayberry, a West Palm Beach-based owner and operator of apartment buildings, for $21 mil.
04/22/15 Shoppes at Plantation Devonshire REIT Inc 14.9 Devonshire REIT Inc. acquired Shoppes at Plantation, a Fort Myers-based owner and operator of a shopping center, for $14.9 mil. Concurrently, Devonshire acquired Cypress Shopping Center for $24.6 mil.
04/20/15 Internet America Inc-Wireless Aircanopy Internet Services Inc 13.5 Aircanopy Internet Services Inc agreed to acquire the wireless and Internet service assets of Internet America Inc, a Houston-based provider of Internet services, for an estimated $13.5 mil in cash.
04/23/15 NEPSK Inc-WAGM-TV Gray Television Inc 10.3 Gray Television Inc agreed to acquire WAGM-TV of NEPSK Inc, a Presque Isle-based owner and operator of television stations, for $10.25 mil in cash.
04/20/15 Vikaran Solutions LLC Patriot National Inc 10.0 Patriot National Inc acquired Vikaran Solutions LLC, a Lisle-based developer of insurance software, for an estimated $10 mil. The transaction included MPCS Pvt Ltd.
04/20/15 Accountable Health-Assets Hooper Holmes Inc 7.0 Hooper Holmes Inc. acquired the assets of Accountable Health Solutions Inc, a Des Moines-based provider of health and wellness services, for $7 mil. The consideration was to consist of $4 mil in cash and $3 mil in Hooper common shares.
04/23/15 LookSmart Ltd Pyxis Tankers Inc 4.0 Pyxis Tankers Inc., through its Maritime Technologies Corp subsidiary, definitively agreed to acquire the entire share capital of LookSmart Ltd, a San Francisco-based provider of online advertising and technology services, for $4 mil in Pyxis shares.
04/20/15 Victory Medical Center Houston Nobilis Health Corp 3.9 Nobilis Health Corp, a unit of Canada Healthcare Acquisition Inc, agreed to acquire an undisclosed majority stake in Victory Medical Center Houston, a Houston-based owner and operator of medical center, for an estimated $3.9 mil. The consideration was to consist of $1.5 mil in cash and the assumption of $2.4 mil in liabilities.
04/22/15 Cintel Systems Inc 8K Miles Software Services Inc 3.8 8K Miles Software Services Inc (8K) agreed to acquire Cintel Systems Inc, a Pleasanton-based provider of information tecfhnology services, for $3. 75 mil. The consideration was to consist of $1 mil in cash and $2.75 mil in 8K stock.
04/20/15 Grand Imperial Hotel Al Harper 1.6 Al Harper acquired Grand Imperial Hotel, a Silverton-based hotel operator, for a total $1.6 mil.
04/20/15 Crashboxx CalAmp Corp 1.5 CalAmp Corp acquired Crashboxx, a Fort Collins-based early stage technology company, for an estimated $1.5 mil. The consideration was to consist of $1.5 mil in cash and an undisclosed amount in profit-related payments.
04/21/15 Bimac Corp Santos Capital Ltd 0.6 Santos Capital Ltd acquired Bimac Corp, a Dayton-based manufacturer of precise investment and ceramic mold castings, from Opta Minerals Inc for $0.58 mil.
04/20/15 Laundry Service Wasserman Media Group LLC   Wasserman Media Group LLC acquired Laundry Service, a New York-based manufacturer of communications equipment, a unit of Middleberg Communications LLC, ultimately-owned by 247 Group.
04/20/15 DAVIS Transportation Services TransForce Inc   TransForce Inc of Canada acquired DAVIS Transportation Services LLC, a Malborough-based truck driver staffing agency.
04/20/15 FORTE Industrial Equipment Sys Swisslog Holding AG   Swisslog Holding AG of Switzerland, a unit of KUKA AG, acquired FORTE Industrial Equipment Systems Inc, a Mason-based developer of warehourse automation and execution software.
04/20/15 GE-US Commercial Lending Business Wells Fargo & Co   Wells Fargo & Co was rumored to be planning to acquire the US commercial lending business of General Electric Co, a Fairfield-based manufacturer and wholesaler of power generation, transmission, distribution and control equipment.
04/20/15 Source4Teachers Investor Group   An investor group comprised of Nautic Partners LLC and Source4Teachers' management acquired S4T, a Cherry Hill-based prrovider of outsourced educational staffing services, in a leveraged buyout transaction. Terms were not disclosed.
04/20/15 Tartine Bakery Blue Bottle Coffee Inc   Blue Bottle Coffee Inc merged with Tartine Bakery, a San Francisco-based owner and operator of bakeries and cafes.
04/20/15 Triad Tech Partners-ServiceNow KPMG LLP   KPMG LLP, a unit of KPMG International of Netherlands, acquired the ServiceNow Information Technology Service Management business unit of Triad Technology Partners LLC, a Bethesda-based provider of enterprise asset management and IT service management software and services.
04/20/15 Strategic Building Solutions Colliers International USA   Colliers International USA, a unit of FirstService Corp, acquired Strategic Building Solutions, a Madison-project management firm. Terms were not disclosed.
04/20/15 Biolife Cell Bank Dallas-Assets American Cryostem Corp   American CryoStem Corp acquired certain assets of BioLife Cell Bank Dallas LLC, a Dallas-based provider of tissue and adult stem cell banks services.
04/20/15 Florida Marine Tanks Inc P & L Enterprises LLC   P & L Enterprises LLC acquired Florida Marine Tanks Inc, a Miami-based manufacturer and distributor of marine fuel, water and holding tanks. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
04/20/15 Orchestrate Inc CenturyLink Inc   CenturyLink Inc acquired Orchestrate Inc, a Portland-based provider of API services.
04/20/15 National Detroit Inc Dynabrade Inc   Dynabrade Inc acquired National Detroit Inc, a Rockford-based manufacturer of pneumatic abrasive power tools. Terms were not disclosed.
04/20/15 Classic Capital Inc Buckingham Asset Management   Buckingham Asset Management LLC merged with Classic Capital Inc, a Short Hills-based provider of investment management services.
04/20/15 Fairmount Park Historic Fairmount Park Conservancy   Fairmount Park Conservancy merged with Fairmount Park Historic Preservation Trust, a Philadelphia-based nonprofit organization. On completion, the merged company was to be named Fairmount Park Conservancy.
04/20/15 Frederick's Of Hollywood-Business Authentic Brands Group LLC   Authentic Brands Group LLC agreed to acquire online business of Frederick's Of Hollywood Group Inc., a Los Angeles-based manufacturer and wholesaler of women's sleepwear and undergarments. According to sources close to the transaction, the value was estimated at $22.5 mil.
04/20/15 WineAccess Inc Norwest Venture Partners   Norwest Venture Partners, a unit of Wells Fargo & Co, acquired WineAccess Inc, an Ardmore-based retailer of wines, in a leveraged buyout transaction. Terms were not disclosed.
04/20/15 Creative Resource Group Inc CapStreet Group LLC   CapStreet Group LLC acquired an undisclosed majority interest in Creative Resource Group Inc, a Dayton-based provider of transportation and facility services, in a leveraged buyout recapitalization transaction.
04/20/15 Switching Concepts X5 Solutions Inc   X5 Solutions Inc, a unit of NewSpring Holdings LLC, ultimately-owned by NewSpring Capital Inc, acquired Switching Concepts, a Santa Monica-based provider of switching and billing services.
04/20/15 Superior Fibers LLC Superior Composites Co   Superior Composites Co acquired Superior Fibers LLC, a Vanceburg-based manufacturer of air filters and paint arrestor media.
04/21/15 WatchDox Inc BlackBerry Ltd   BlackBerry Ltd of Canada definitively agreed to acquire WatchDox Inc, a Palo Alto-based developer of security software. Terms were not disclosed.
04/21/15 Paradigm Management Svcs LLC Summit Partners LP   Summit Partners LP was rumored to be planning to acquire Paradigm Management Services LLC, a Walnut Creek-based provider of ambulatory health care services, from Lightyear Capital LLC in a leveraged buyout transaction.
04/21/15 mygola Inc MakeMyTrip India Pvt Ltd   MakeMyTrip India Pvt Ltd of India agreed to acquire mygola Inc, a Chevy Chase-based developer of travel management software.
04/21/15 Your Home Advantage Inc Humana Inc   Humana Inc acquired Your Home Advantage Inc, a Deerfield Beach-based provider of nurse practitioner in-home services. Terms were not disclosed.
04/21/15 RaboBk NA-Redding Branch Plumas Bank,Quincy,California   Plumas Bank, a unit of Plumas Bancorp, agreed to acquire the Redding, California branch of Arroyo Grande-based Rabobank NA, a unit of Cooperatieve Centrale Raiffeisen-Boerenleenbank BA.
04/21/15 Engler Financial Group LLC Walker & Dunlop Inc   Walker & Dunlop Inc acquired an undisclosed majority interest in Engler Financial Group LLC, Alpharetta-based provider investment advisory and brokerage services.
04/21/15 Ciscura Holding Co Inc InfuSystem Holdings Inc   InfuSystem Holdings Inc acquired Ciscura Holding Co Inc, an Alpharetta-based manufacturer of ambulatory infusion pumps and services.
04/21/15 Optim Healthcare National Surgical Healthcare   National Surgical Healthcare agreed to acquire an undisclosed majority interest in Optim Healthcare, a Savannah-based owner and operator of orthopedic clinics.
04/21/15 Toyota Materials Handling of Alabama The Lilly Co   The Lilly Co acquired Toyota Materials Handling of Alabama, a Birmingham-based owner and operator of automobile dealerships.
04/21/15 A-Treat Bottling Co Paul Eifler   Paul Eifler acquired A-Treat Bottling Co, an Allentown-based producer and wholesaler of canned carbonated soft drinks.
04/21/15 Rack & Pinion Elevator Service McDonough Elevator Sales   McDonough Elevator Sales & Rentals acquired Rack & Pinion Elevator Service Inc, a Denver-based provider of industrial elevator maintenance and services.
04/21/15 Paqui Inc SkinnyPop Popcorn LLC   SkinnyPop Popcorn LLC acquired Paqui Inc, a Austin-based producer of tortillas and tortilla chips.
04/21/15 Snapfish.com Corp District Photo Inc   District Photo Inc agreed to acquire Snapfish.com, a San Francisco-based provider of online photo-sharing services, from Hewlett Packard. Terms were not disclosed. Originally, in September 2014, Shutterfly was named potential bidder.
04/21/15 Wealth Enhancement Group LLC Lightyear Capital LLC   Lightyear Capital LLC definitively agreed to acquire an undisclosed majority interest in Wealth Enhancement Group LLC, a Burnsville-based provider of investment management services, from Norwest Equity Capital LLC in a leveraged buyout transaction. Terms were not disclosed.
04/22/15 Atlanta Hawks Investor Group   An investor group comprised of Tony Ressler, Grant Hill, Rick Schnall, Sara Blakely and Jesse Itzler definitively agreed to acquire the Atlanta Hawks, an Atlanta-based owner and operator of a professional basketball team, from Atlanta Hawks LLC.
04/22/15 Milyoni Inc Photobucket Corp   Photobucket Corp acquired Milyoni Inc, a Pleasanton-based provider of social video platforms.
04/22/15 YottaMark Inc-HarvestMark Business Trimble Navigation Ltd   Trimble Navigation Ltd acquired the HarvestMark business of YottaMark Inc, a Redwood City-based developer of authentication and traceability software. Terms were not disclosed.
04/22/15 Comverse Inc-Billing Division Amdocs Ltd   Amdocs Ltd was rumored to be planning to acquire billing division of Comverse Inc, a Wakefield-based developer of telecom business enablement solutions. Terms were not disclosed, but according to sources close to the situation, the deal was valued at an estimated $400 mil.
04/22/15 DMEautomotive LLC Solera Holdings Inc   Solera Holdings Inc agreed to acquire DMEautomotive LLC, a Daytona Beach-based provider of automotive marketing services.
04/22/15 Bk of America Corp-Branches(13) South State Corp   South State Corp agreed to acquire 13 bank branches located in South Carolina and Georgia from Charlotte-based Bank of America Corp.
04/22/15 Taxon Biosciences Inc DuPont   EI du Pont de Nemours & Co agreed to acquire Taxon Biosciences Inc, Tiburon-based provider of industrial micriobiome identification and validation services. Terms were not disclosed.
04/22/15 Timbersled Products Inc Polaris Industries Inc   Polaris Industries Inc acquired Timbersled Products Inc, a Ponderay-based manufacturer of lightweight snowmobile products. Terms were not disclosed.
04/22/15 Ballard Advertising STYLE Advertising   STYLE Advertising acquired Ballard Advertising, a Birmingham-based provider of advertising servivces.
04/22/15 Metropolitan Chicago Illinois Hospital Association   Illinois Hospital Association signed a letter of intent to merge with Metropolitan Chicago Healthcare Council, a Chicago-based hospital advocacy group.
04/22/15 Cannabis Investor Webcast Mentor Capital Inc   Mentor Capital Inc acquired the entire share capital of Cannabis Investor Webcast, a Lithonia-based provider of monthly investor webcast services.
04/22/15 Osage County Oil and Gas Project New Western Energy Corp   New Western Energy Corp signed a letter of intent to acquire Osage County oil and gas project located in Oklahoma.
04/22/15 RPM Access LLC-80MW Wind BlackRock Infrastructure   BlackRock Infrastructure Investment Group acquired a 90% ownership interest in 80MW Wind Portfolio from RPM Access LLC, a De Soto-based developer of utility grade wind generation projects.
04/22/15 Interbay Urban Center,Seattle Donahue Schriber Realty Group   Donahue Schriber Realty Group acquired Interbay Urban Center, a Seattle-owner and operator of shopping centers.
04/22/15 Vertical Integration Inc Savills Studley Inc   Savills Studley Inc, a unit of Savills PLC, acquired Vertical Integration Inc, a Tampa-based provider of occupier database platform solutions and services.
04/22/15 Rock N Roll Imports Inc CME Realty Inc   CME Realty Inc signed a letter of intent to acquire Rock N Roll Imports Inc, a Stockton-based alcoholic beverages merchant wholesaler.
04/22/15 JF Mckinney + Associates Cushman & Wakefield Inc   Cushman & Wakefield Inc, a unit of Exor SpA, ultimately-owned by Giovanni Agnelli e C Sapaz, agreed to acquire JF Mckinney + Associates, a Chicago-based agency leasing firm.
04/22/15 Holcim Ltd-Slag Cement Essroc Cement Corp   Essroc Cement Corp, a unit of Italmobiliare SPA, agreed to acquire Slag Cement Grinding Facility of Holcim Ltd, a Zurich-based manufacturer and wholesaler of cement.
04/22/15 The Vaughn Group Inc Seaside National Bank & Trust   Seaside National Bank & Trust, a unit of Three Shores Bancorp Inc, merged with The Vaughn Group Inc, an Orlando-based insurance agency. Terms were not disclosed.
04/22/15 NexTable Inc Zomato Media Pvt Ltd   Zomato Media Pvt Ltd of India, a unit of Info Edge (India) Ltd, acquired NexTable Inc, a Charlotte-based developer of reservation and table management software, from Beanstalk Data LLC. Terms were not disclosed.
04/23/15 iGATE Corp Capgemini SA   Capgemini SA of France was rumored to be planning to acquire a 54% interest in iGATE Corp, a Fremont-based provider of information technology and offshore outsourcing services, from Apax Partners SA.
04/23/15 The Jones Group Inc Authentic Brands Group LLC   Authentic Brands Group LLC acquired The Jones Group Inc, a New York-based manufacturer and wholesaler of men's and women's apparel, footwear and accessories, from Sycamore Partners LLC. Terms were not disclosed.
04/23/15 Mesa Development LLC Avison Young (Canada) Inc   Avison Young (Canada) Inc of Canada acquired Mesa Development LLC, a Chicago-based real estate development firm.
04/23/15 Pacific Global Advisors LLC Goldman Sachs Ast Mgmt LP   Goldman Sachs Asset Management LP, a unit of Goldman Sachs Group Inc, agreed to acquire Pacific Global Advisors LLC, a New York-based provider of investment management services, from Pacific Life Insurance Co.
04/23/15 Happy Studio Inc Staples Inc   Staples Inc acquired Happy Studio Inc, a Brooklyn-based developer of mobile application software. Terms were not disclosed.
04/23/15 Live To Win Inc Publishers Clearing House   Publishers Clearing House acquired Live To Win Inc, a Waltham-based developer of mobile application software, from Online Convergence Corp.
04/23/15 Covestor Interactive Brokers Group Inc   Interactive Brokers Group Inc definitively agreed to acquire Covestor, a Boston-based online investing marketplace. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
04/23/15 Eagle Mountain Technology California Eastern Labs   California Eastern Laboratories Inc acquired Eagle Mountain Technology, a Boulder-based engineering services company. Terms were not disclosed.
04/23/15 Air-Transport IT Services Inc Amadeus IT Group SA   Amadeus IT Group SA of Spain, a unit of Amadeus IT Holding SA, acquired Air-Transport IT Services Inc, an Orlando-based software publisher, from German state-owned Fraport AG.
04/23/15 Richard J Mendoza Inc NV5 Holdings Inc   NV5 Holdings Inc acquired Richard J Mendoza Inc, a San Francisco-based program management firm.
04/23/15 Deyta LLC HEALTHCAREfirst Inc   HEALTHCAREfirst Inc, a unit of Riverside Co, acquired Deyta LLC, a provider of satisfaction surveys and quality measurement analyses services.
04/23/15 Turnkey Home Buyers USA Inc Train Travel Holdings Inc   Train Travel Holdings Inc signed a letter of intent to acquire Turnkey Home Buyers USA Inc, a Ft Lauderdale-based real estate development firm.
04/23/15 Silverstone Auto Group LLC Strategic Rare Earth Metals   Strategic Rare Earth Metals Inc acquired Silverstone Auto Group LLC, an Austin-based retailer of automobiles.
04/23/15 W Texas Royalties-Cert Asts Arkose Energy Corp   Arkose Energy Corp acquired certain assets of West Texas Royalties, an Amarillo-based oil and gas exploration and production company.
 04/20/15  Ticket Monster   Anchor Equity, KKR    Private equity firms Anchor Equity Partners and Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. LLP are buying a majority stake in mobile commerce business Ticket Monster Inc. from Groupon Inc. 
Source: Thomson Reuters        

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