Target Acquirer Value ($millions) Synopsis
Video Gaming Technologies Inc Aristocrat Leisure Ltd 1,283.0 Aristocrat Leisure Ltd of Australia (Aristocrat) agreed to acquire Video Gaming Technologies Inc (Video), a Franklin-based manufacturer of gaming machines, for an estimated $1.283 billion in cash. Originally, Aristocrat was rumored to be planning to acquire Video.
IMTT Macquarie Infrastructure Co 1,025.0 Macquarie Infrastructure Co LLC (Macquarie) agreed to acquire the remaining 50% interest, or 500 shares, which it did not already own, in International-Matex Tank Terminals Inc, a New Orleans-based provider of liquid handling services, for $1.025 billion. The consideration was to consist of $910 million in cash and $115 million in Macquarie common shares.
Aegis USA Inc Teleperformance SA 610.0 Teleperformance SA of France definitively agreed to acquire Aegis USA Inc, a Los Angeles-based provider of business process outsourcing services, for $610 million.
AmREIT Inc Regency Centers Corp 414.4 Regency Centers Corp, a majority-owned unit of the Security Capital Group Inc subsidiary of General Electric Co's General Electric Capital Corp unit, planned an unsolicited offer to acquire the remaining 95.745% interest, or 18.837 million common shares, which it did not already own, in AmREIT Inc, a Houston-based real estate investment trust, for $432.84 million. Regency offered a choice of $22 in cash and Regency share or Regency shares per AI share.
Citrus Energy-Marcellus Asts Warren Resources Inc 352.5 Warren Resources Inc agreed to acquire the Marcellus assets of Citrus Energy Corp, a Castle Rock-based oil and gas exploration, and production company, for $352.5 million. The consideration was to consist of $312.5 million in cash and the issuance of $40 million in Warren Resources common shares.
Chesapeake Appalachia-Wells(12 Rice Energy 336.0 Rice Energy Inc definitively agreed to acquire 12 wells located in Pennsylvania, of Chesapeake Appalachia LLC, a Charleston-based natural gas company, from Chesapeake Energy Corp, for an estimated $336 million.
Newport Media Inc Atmel Corp 170.0 Atmel Corp definitively agreed to acquire Newport Media Inc, a Lake Forest-based manufacturer and wholesaler of integrated circuits, for $170 million. The consideration was to consist of $140 million in cash and up to a further $30 million in profit-related payments.
Duke Rlty Corp-Office Bldg(6) Hines Interests LP 150.5 Hines Interests LP acquired an office building portfolio of Duke Realty Corp, an Indianapolis-based real estate investment trust, for an estimated $150.45 million.
Legendary Communities Meritage Homes Corp 130.0 Meritage Homes Corp definitively agreed to acquire Legendary Communities, an Atlanta-based provider of residential building construction services for an estimated $130 million in cash.
Oglethorpe Timberland,Georgia CatchMark Timber Trust Inc 106.0 Catchmark Timber Trust Inc agreed to acquire Oglethorpe timberland located in Georgia, for $106 million. Concurrently, Catchmark Timber Trust Inc agreed to acquire Satilla River timberland.
Property Portfolio(3) Starlight US Multi-Family No.3 90.6 Starlight Us Multi- Family (No.3) Core Fund of Canada acquired a three property portfolio located in Texas, for $90.55 million. The consideration was to consist of $45.65 million in cash and the assumption of $44.9 million in liabilities.
Undisclosed Living Facilities, Aviv REIT Inc 82.0 AVIV REIT Inc acquired two undisclosed assisted living facilities and a skilled nursing facility, located in Massachusetts, for $82 million in cash.
Great Lakes Finl Resources Inc First Midwest Bancorp Inc 60.0 First Midwest Bancorp Inc (First Midwest) definitively agreed to acquire the entire share capital of Great Lakes Financial Resources Inc (Great Lakes), a Blue Island-based bank holding company, in a stock swap transaction, valued at $59.992 million. First Midwest offered $112.5 in cash and 15.737 common shares per share held. Based on First Midwest's closing stock price of $17.43 on 7 July 2014, the last full trading day prior to the announcement, each Great Lakes share was valued at $386.796.
Arapahoe Marketplace Shopping Loja Group LLC 46.2 Loja Group LLC acquired Arapahoe Marketplace Shopping Center, a Greenwood Village-based owner and operator of a shopping center, for $46.2 million.
CurrentAnalysis Inc Progressive Digital Media Grp 19.6 Progressive Digital Media Group PLC of the UK, agreed to acquire the entire share capital of CurrentAnalysis Inc, a Sterling-based provider of market intelligence and advice services, for $19.6 million in cash.
Undisclosed Data Ctr QTS Realty Trust Inc 18.0 QTS Realty Trust Inc acquired an undisclosed data center facility, located in Chicago, Illinois, for an estimated $18 million.
eGistics Inc Top Image Systems Ltd 18.0 Top Image Systems Ltd (TIS) of Israel definitively agreed to acquire eGistics Inc, a Dallas-based provider of cloud-based solutions, for an estimated $18 million. The consideration was to consist of $9 million in cash and $9 million worth of TIS' ordinary shares.
Undisclosed Industrial Bldg Rexford Industrial Realty Inc 11.0 Rexford industrial Realty Inc acquired an undisclosed industrial building, located in Los Angeles California for $11 million.
Path Labs LLC NeoGenomics Inc 6.0 NeoGenomics Inc acquired Path Labs LLC, a West Sacramento-based biotechnology company, for $6 million in cash.
FotoPunch Inc Asure Software Inc 4.5 Asure Software Inc acquired the entire share capital of FotoPunch Inc, a Provo-based provider of employee time tracking system services, for $an estimated $4.5 million. The consideration consisted of $1.5 million in cash and up to a further $3 million in profit- related payments.
Delphiis Inc Auxilio Inc 2.7 Auxilio Inc acquired Delphiis Inc, a San Clemente-based provider of information security, risk management and compliance services, for an estimated $2.7 million. The consideration was to consist of combined cash and stock.
HighJump Software Inc Accellos Inc   Accellos Inc, a unit of the jointly owned Accel-KKR LLC subsidiary of Accel Partners and Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co LP, a unit of KKR & Co LP, agreed to acquire the entire share capital of HighJump Software Inc, a Minneapolis-based developer of supply chain management software, from Battery Ventures LP. Upon completion, the merged entity will be named HighJump.
InvsBk,Waukesha,Wisconsin Amer Bk,Fond du Lac,Wisconsin   American Bank, a unit of NEB Corp, agreed to merge with InvestorsBank, a Waukesha-based commercial bank. Financial terms were not disclosed.
Wheel Pros LLC Audax Group LP   Audax Group LP acquired Wheel Pros LLC, a Lakewood-based wholesaler of wheels and tires, from American Racing Custom Wheels, a unit of Platinum Equity LLC, in a leveraged buyout transaction. Terms were not disclosed.
AesRx LLC Baxter International Inc   Baxter International Inc acquired AesRX LLC, a Newton-based biopharmaceutical company, for an undisclosed amount in profit-related payments.
Perceptis LLC Blackboard Inc   Blackboard Inc, a wholly-owned unit of Providence Equity Partners LLC acquired Perceptis LLC, a Greenville-based provider of help desk and call center services. Terms were not disclosed.
Metrocast Commun of Block Communications Inc   Block Communications Inc agreed to acquire Metrocast Communications of Mississippi LLC, a Starkville-based provider of cable television services, from Harron Communications LP. Terms were not disclosed.
Tensar Corp Castle Harlan Inc   Castle Harlan Inc acquired Tensar Corp, an Atlanta-based provider of site development services, in a leveraged buyout transaction. Originally, in June 2014, Castle Harlan Inc was rumored to be planning to acquire Tensar Corp.
Satilla River Timberland,N FL CatchMark Timber Trust Inc   Catchmark Timber Trust Inc agreed to acquire Satilla River timberland located in North Florida. Concurrently, Catchmark Timber Trust Inc agreed to acquire Oglethorpe timberland.
Maroon Inc CI Capital Partners LLC   CI Capital Partners LLC, through its undisclosed affiliate, acquired an undisclosed majority interest in Maroon Inc, an Avon-based wholesaler of specialty chemicals, in a leveraged buyout transaction. Terms were not disclosed.
Contractor Sales & Service Inc Eberhart Capital LLC   Eberhart Capital LLC acquired Contractor Sales & Services Inc, a Des Moines-based provider of specialized industrial construction equipment rental services, in a leveraged buyout transaction. Terms were not disclosed.
Accutek Testing Laboratory Element Materials Tech BV   Element Materials Technology BV of the Netherlands, a unit of Stork NV, acquired Accutek Testing Laboratory, a Fairfield-based provider of mechanical and metallurgical testing services.
TwinStrata Inc EMC Corp   EMC Corp acquired TwinStrata Inc, a Natick-based developer of cloud-integrated storage solutions. Terms were not disclosed.
Argand Energy Solutions LLC Entropy Invest Mgmt LLC   Entropy Investment Management LLC, a unit of York Capital Management LLC, acquired an undisclosed majority interest in Argand Energy Solutions LLC (Argand), a Charlotte-based solar developer, engineering, procurement, and construction company. Terms were not disclosed. On completion, Argand was renamed as Estropy Solar Integrators.
Blue Slate Solutions LLC ExlService Holdings Inc   ExlService Holdings Inc acquired Blue Slate Solutions LLC, an Albany-based provider of management and technology consulting services.
Keen Technology FLO Thinkery LLC   FLO Thinkery LLC acquired Keen Technology, a Nashville-based developer of Internet software. Terms were not disclosed.
Green Street Advisors Inc Golden Gate Capital   Golden Gate Capital agreed to acquire an undisclosed majority interest in Green Street Advisors Inc, a Newport Beach-based real estate agency, in a leveraged buyout transaction. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
FirsTrust Mortgage Inc Guaranteed Rate Inc   Guaranteed Rate Inc acquired FirsTrust Mortgage Inc, an Overland Park-based provider of mortgage lending services.
Truco Enterprises LP Insignia Capital Group LLC   Insignia Capital Group LLC acquired Truco Enterprises LP, a Dallas-based producer of tortilla chips and dips, from Arbor Private Investment Co LP, in a leveraged buyout transaction. Terms were not disclosed.
Pkg Concepts & Design LLC Investor Group   A management-led investor group, including O2 Investment Partners LLC, acquired Packaging Concepts & Design LLC, a Troy-based manufacturer of engineered packaging solutions, in a leveraged buyout transaction. Terms were not disclosed.
Blow Me Away Media Corp JZZ technologies Inc   JZZ technologies Inc acquired Blow Me Away Media Corp, a Corona-based provider of sales and marketing technology services, from Aero Financial Inc's Papa Bello Enterprises Inc subsidiary.
Slim-Fast Foods Co Kainos Capital LLC   Kainos Capital LLC, a unit of Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, acquired an undisclosed majority interest in Slim-Fast Foods Co, an Englewood Cliffs-based producer of health food products, from Unilever NV, in a leveraged buyout transaction. Terms were not disclosed.
Soletron LLC Karmaloop LLC   Karmaloop LLC acquired Soletron LLC, a Coral Springs-based provider of social networking, ecommerce, and advertising services. Terms were not disclosed.
Legend Production Holdings LLC KKR Natural Resources   KKR Natural Resources, a unit of KKR & Co LP's Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co LP subsidiary, definitively agreed to merge its natural resources fund assets with Legend Production Holdings LLC, a Houston-based oil and gas exploration and production company, from Riverstone Holdings LLC, to form a joint venture named Trinity River Energy LLC.
Dreisbach Entrps-Cold Storage Lineage Logistics Holdings LLC   Lineage Logistics Holdings LLC acquired two cold storage facilities of Dreisbach Enterprises Inc, an Oakland-based provider of cold storage and logistics services. Terms were not disclosed.
Northwest Hardwoods Inc Littlejohn & Co LLC   Littlejohn & Co LLC agreed to acquire Northwest Hardwoods Inc (NHI), a Tacoma-based manufacturer and wholesaler of hardwoods, plywood, and pallets, from American Industrial Partners LP (AIP), a unit of American Industrial Partners Management Co Inc, in a secondary leveraged buyout transaction. Previously, AIP acquired NHI, in a leveraged buyout transaction.
Arcserve Marlin Equity Partners LLC   Marlin Equity Partners LLC definitively agreed to acquire Arcserve, an Islandia-based provider of data protection solutions, from CA Technologies, in a leveraged buyout transaction. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
Infometers Inc Motivation Science Inc   Motivation Science Inc acquired Infometers Inc, a Mountain View-based biotechnology company.
Truequity Inc NASDAQ OMX Group Inc   NASDAQ OMX Group Inc was rumored to be planning to acquire Truequity Inc, a Mountain View-based developer of software.
Mt Ebo Water Works Inc New York American Water   New York American Water, a unit of American Water Works Co Inc, acquired Mt Ebo Water Works Inc, a Brewster-based provider of wastewater services. Concurrently, New York American Water acquired Mt Ebo Sewage Works Inc.
Mt Ebo Sewage Works Inc New York American Water   New York American Water, a unit of American Water Works Co Inc, acquired Mt Ebo Sewage Works Inc, a New York-based provider of sewage treatment services. Concurrently, New York American Water acquired Mt Ebo Water Works Inc.
Hiperos LLC Opus Global Holdings LLC   Opus Global Holdings LLC acquired Hiperos LLC, a Westborough-based developer of third party management software, in a leveraged buyout transaction. Terms were not disclosed.
Actium Consulting Inc PeopleLink LLC   PeopleLink LLC acquired Actium Consulting Inc, an El Dorado-based provider of management consulting services.
Idea WebCatcher Holding Inc Peoplesway.com Inc   Peoplesway.Com Inc acquired the entire share capital of Idea WebCatcher Holdings Inc, a Charlotte-based provider of consulting services.
Memorial Hospital System Promedica Health Systems   Promedica Health Systems signed a Letter of Intent {LoI} to merge with Memorial Hospital System, a Monroe-based owner and operator of hospital.
Wind River Environmental LLC RFE Investment Partners   RFE Investment Partners planned to acquire Wind River Environmental LLC, a Hudson-based provider of non- hazardous wastewater disposal services, from Housatonic Partners and RMS Holdings Inc, a unit of Centre Partners Management LLC, in a leveraged buyout transaction. Terms were not disclosed.
Phoenix Installation Svcs LLC Rhoda Travis   Resilience Capital Partners LLC acquired Phoenix Installation Services LLC, a Forney-based provider of communication and power installation services, in a leveraged buyout transaction.
Neohydro Corp Rockwater Energy Solutions Inc   Rockwater Energy Solutions Inc, a unit of SCF Partners Ltd, acquired Neohydro Corp, a Houston-based manufacturer and wholesaler of water treatment technology and equipment. Terms were not disclosed.
Krud Kutter Inc Rust-Oleum Corp   Rust-Oleum Corp, a unit of RPM International Inc, acquired Krud Kutter Inc, a Cummings-based manufacturer of cleaning specialty chemicals. Terms were not disclosed.
Dalton Strategic Invest Svcs Securities America Financial   Securities America Financial Corp, a unit of Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc, acquired Dalton Strategic Investment Services Inc, a Knightstown-based provider of securities brokerage and investment advisory services.
Hurd Windows & Doors Inc Sierra Pacific Industries   Sierra Pacific Industries acquired Hurd Windows & Doors Inc, a Wisconsin-based manufacturer of doors and windows, from Longroad Asset Management LLC.
electn Mnfg Tech LLC Sparton eMT LLC   Sparton eMT LLC, a unit of Sparton Corp, acquired electronic Manufacturing Technology LLC, an Irvine-based manufacturer of electronics.
Edge BioSystems Inc StoneCalibre LLC   StoneCalibre LLC acquired Edge BioSystems Inc, a Los Angeles-based provider of medical research and sequencing services. Terms were not disclosed.
RC Aluminum Industries Inc Tecnoglass Inc   Tecnoglass Inc of Colombia acquired RC Aluminum Industries Inc, a Miami-based manufacturer of glass windows. Terms were not disclosed.
FINalternatives The Alpha Pages LLC   The Alpha Pages LLC acquired FINalternatives, a New York-based provider alternative investment industry news, from Stone Street Media LLC.
Beacon Hill Rehabilitation The Ensign Group Inc   The Ensign Group Inc acquired Beacon Hill Rehabilitation, a Longview-based nursing care facility.
Sparta Systems Inc Thoma Bravo LLC   Thoma Bravo LLC agreed to acquire Sparta Systems Inc (Sparta), a Hamilton-based developer of management software, from Summit Partners LP (Summit), in a secondary leveraged buyout transaction. Terms were not disclosed. Previously, Summit acquired Sparta, in a leveraged buyout transaction.
Covino Environmental Assoc Inc TRC Cos Inc   TRC Cos Inc acquired Covino Environmental Associates Inc, a Woburn-based provider of industrial hygiene, indoor air quality, occupational health, and related consulting services. Terms were not disclosed.
Rising Beverage Co LLC-Cert Unique Beverages(USA) Inc   Unique Beverages (USA) Inc acquired certain assets of Rising Beverage Co LLC, a Santa Monica-based manufacturer and wholesaler of beverages. The transaction included Activate Brand.
IPVALUE Management Inc Vector Capital Corp   Vector Capital Corp acquired IPVALUE Management Inc, located in Santa Clara, California and a provider of intellectual property (IP) transactional and advisory services, in a leveraged buyout transaction. Terms were not disclosed.
Weingarten Brown LLP Venable LLP   Venable LLP acquired Weingarten Brown LLP, a Los Angeles-based law firm.
Social Solutions Global Inc Vista Equity Partners LLC   Vista Equity Partners LLC agreed to acquire Social Solutions Global Inc, a Baltimore-based developer of performance management software, in a leveraged buyout transaction. Terms were not disclosed.
Envi Cmnty & Opportunity Bk West Yost Associates Inc   West Yost Associates Inc acquired Environment Community & Opportunity Network, a Sebastopol-based provider of technical management consulting services. Terms were not disclosed.
Speed Commerce-Legacy Bus WYNIT Distribution LLC   WYNIT Distribution LLC acquired the legacy distribution business unit of Speed Commerce Inc (Speed), a Texas-based wholesaler of computer software, home entertainment media, consumer electronics and accessories. Originally, in March 2014, Speed announced that it was seeking a buyer for its legacy distribution business unit.
Fresenius Kabi AG-Lyophilized Xellia Pharmaceuticals ApS   Xellia Pharmaceuticals ApS of Denmark, a unit of 3I Group PLC, acquired the lyophilized vial manufacturing facility located on Raleigh, North Carolina of Fresenius Kabi AG. Terms were not disclosed. The transaction was to include a continuous manufacturing and supply agreement with Fresenius Kabi USA.
Conductiv Software Inc Zero2Sixty Software   Zero2Sixty Software acquired Conductiv Software Inc, a New York-based developer of enterprise mobile application software.
TRW Automotive Holdings Corp ZF Friedrichshafen AG   ZF Friedrichshafen AG (ZF Friedrichshafen) of Germany, a unit of Zeppelin-Stiftung GmbH, planned to acquire the entire share capital of TRW Automotive Holdings Corp (TRW), a Livonia-based manufacturer and wholesaler of motor vehicle parts and accessories. Originally, ZF Friedrichshafen was rumored to be planning to acquire TRW.
US M&A Deals Announced July 6 - July 11, 2014      
Source: Thomson Reuters      

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