Mergers, Acquisitions, and Buyouts Announced on February 8, 2018

Today’s announced mergers, acquisitions, and buyouts involving U.S. public companies:
Visa Acquires Fraedom to Expand Its Global Commercial Offerings
NuStar Energy L.P. and NuStar GP Holdings, LLC Announce Merger Agreement, Anticipated Distribution Reset and Earnings Results for Fourth Quarter 2017
Sensient® Technologies Corporation Acquires GlobeNatural Color Business
Sharing Economy International Enters into Exclusivity Agreement with Pandoodle Corporation for Potential Acquisition
Marsh & McLennan Agency Acquires Highsmith Insurance
Belmond Announces Acquisition of Emblematic Tuscan Resort Castello Di Casole in Italy
LogMeIn Announces Deal to Acquire Jive Communications, Takes Aim at $25 Billion UCC Market
ARRIS to Sell Taiwan Manufacturing Facility to Pegatron
BRT Apartments Corp. Completes Sale of The Fountains Apartments for a $21.3 Million Gain, Net of Non-Controlling Interests of $20.5 Million; Purchases The Avenue Apartments, located in a suburb of Orlando, Florida, for $71.3 Million
PSEG Acquires Sixth North Carolina Solar Farm
Starwood Capital Group Acquires Residential and Commercial Real Estate Portfolio from Forestar Group
Synopsys Expands Photonic Design Solution with the Acquisition of PhoeniX Software

Mergers, Acquisitions, and Buyouts Announced on February 7, 2018

Today’s announced mergers, acquisitions, and buyouts involving U.S. public companies:
CNX Sells West Virginia Wet Gas Gathering System to CNX Midstream Partners LP for $265 million
UPDATE 1-Former Perry Ellis chairman offers to buy company for $430 mln
Tallgrass Energy GP and Tallgrass Energy Partners Announce Acquisitions and the Evaluation of Tallgrass Energy Organizational Structure
Howard Milstein And Emigrant Capital Purchase GOLF Magazine And GOLF.com
KAR buys STRATIM to boost ride-sharing fleet management business
Tallgrass Energy Partners Announces Acquisition Expanding Water Infrastructure Footprint into the Bakken
Petsky Prunier Advises Katch on the Sale of Its Auto Insurance, Home Insurance, Mortgage, and Technology Assets to QuinStreet
Riot Blockchain Enters LOI to Acquire Logical Brokerage Corp
GLOBAL INFRASTRUCTURE PARTNERS ANNOUNCES AGREEMENT TO ACQUIRE NRG ENERGY, INC.’S RENEWABLE ENERGY BUSINESS, INCLUDING:
NV5 Acquires Hong Kong-based Engineering Firm, CSA Building Services Consulting Engineers

Mergers, Acquisitions, and Buyouts Announced on February 6, 2018

Today’s announced mergers, acquisitions, and buyouts involving U.S. public companies:
Identiv to Acquire Video Technology and Data Analytics Company 3VR, Strengthening Position in Premises Security
Fresh Del Monte Produce Inc. Announces Definitive Agreement to Acquire Mann Packing Co., Inc.
UPDATE 1-Google to buy Chelsea Market building for over $2 bln -report
Patriot National Bancorp, Inc. to Acquire SBA Business Lending Unit of Hana Financial, Inc.
Proofpoint Enters into Definitive Agreement to Acquire Wombat Security Technologies for $225 million in Cash; Moves into Phishing Simulation and Security Awareness Training Market
Midstates Petroleum Proposes Combination with SandRidge Energy in All-Stock Transaction
Xylem announces acquisition of EmNet, LLC
UPDATE 1-Tronc to sell Los Angeles Times -source

Mergers, Acquisitions, and Buyouts Announced on February 5, 2018

Today’s announced mergers, acquisitions, and buyouts involving U.S. public companies:
8point3, the Joint-Venture Yieldco of First Solar and SunPower, Enters into a Definitive Agreement to be Acquired by Capital Dynamics
Jernigan Capital Announces Acquisition of 100% Ownership of Jacksonville and Atlanta Development Properties
UPDATE 2-Alibaba leads $1.24 bln investment in film unit of China’s Wanda
Just Energy Group Inc. Announces Agreement to Acquire Energy Monitoring and Management Company, EdgePower Inc.
Varian Acquires Mobius Medical Systems
Kroger and EG Group Announce Definitive Agreement for Purchase of Kroger’s Convenience Store Business
AspenTech Acquires Apex Optimisation, Inventors of Generic Dynamic Optimisation Technology (GDOT)
Fifth Third Bancorp Builds Upon M&A and Investment Banking Capabilities for Healthcare Industry with Acquisition of Coker Capital Advisors
Enstar to Acquire Full Ownership of KaylaRe

Mergers, Acquisitions, and Buyouts Announced on February 2, 2018

Today’s announced mergers, acquisitions, and buyouts involving U.S. public companies:
Universal Logistics Holdings, Inc. Acquires Fore Transportation, Inc.
Seneca Foods Completes the Acquisition of Burnette Foods Maraschino Cherry Business
CBIZ Acquires Laurus Transaction Advisors LLC
UFP Technologies Acquires Dielectrics, Inc.
Trimble Acquires e-Builder to Expand its Construction Management Solutions
Alibaba backs Indian online grocer BigBasket in $300 mln fundraising
Foundation Building Materials Expands in the Midwest with Acquisitions of R M Supply and ArmCom Distributing Company
SodaStream Acquires French Distributor
Virtus Investment Partners Announces Investment in Sustainable Growth Advisers
Ctrip’s Tours4fun acquires stake in India B2B venture Travstarz Global
Apptio, Inc. Completes Acquisition Of Digital Fuel From Skyview Capital

Mergers, Acquisitions, and Buyouts Announced on February 1, 2018

Today’s announced mergers, acquisitions, and buyouts involving U.S. public companies:
Motorola Solutions to Acquire Avigilon, Leader in Advanced Video Surveillance and Analytics
ParkOhio Acquires Canton Drop Forge, Inc.
Pope Resources Announces Two Property Acquisitions By ORM Timber Fund IV Totaling $113.9 Million
Affiliate of CIM Group Acquires Cole Capital® from VEREIT®
Hostess Brands, Inc. Acquires Breakfast Brands and Expands Product Range
VIAVI to Acquire Cobham AvComm and Wireless Test and Measurement Businesses
Allegion Finalizes Acquisition of Commercial Door Manufacturer QMI
Advanced Energy Acquires High Voltage Power Company
AZZ Inc. Announces Acquisition of Rogers Brothers Company, Illinois-Based Galvanizer
Evoqua Acquires Pure Water Solutions, Expanding Its Water Service Capabilities in Colorado and New Mexico
Carlisle Companies Incorporated to Sell Carlisle FoodService Products
Matthews International Announces Acquisition of Star Granite & Bronze
Celanese Completes Acquisition of Thermoplastics Custom Compounder Omni Plastics
AMETEK Completes Two Acquisitions
New Media Announces Investment in TapOnIt, a Mobile Database Development Company
Alibaba Group Agrees to 33% Equity Stake in Ant Financial

Mergers, Acquisitions, and Buyouts Announced on January 31, 2018

Today’s announced mergers, acquisitions, and buyouts involving U.S. public companies:
One Equity Partners Acquires Majority Share in Ericsson Media Solutions
QIAGEN Enters into Agreement to Acquire STAT-Dx, Plans to Launch a Next-Generation, Fully Integrated Multiplex Platform for Syndromic Disease Testing
Kilroy Realty Acquires South San Francisco Lab and Office Project
Stantec Signs Letter of Intent to Acquire Occam Engineers Inc.
Lilis Energy Announces Delaware Basin Acquisition, Pro Forma Net Acreage of ~19,000 in the Delaware Basin AND Private Placement of $100 Million of Preferred Stock
Community Health Systems Announces Definitive Agreement to Sell Jamestown, Tennessee Hospital to Rennova Health
Seattle Genetics to Acquire Cascadian Therapeutics, Adding Late-Stage Breast Cancer Program to Its Oncology Pipeline
Rosenthal Acquires Domestic Factoring Portfolio From BB&T (NYSE: BBT)
Avaya Acquires Spoken Communications, a Leading Contact Center as a Service Provider
Ply Gem Holdings, Inc. Enters into a Definitive Agreement to be Acquired by Clayton, Dubilier & Rice (CD&R)
On Assignment, Inc. to Acquire ECS Federal, LLC, One of the Largest Privately-Held Government Services Contractors, for $775 Million in Cash
Cummins and Johnson Matthey Expand Efforts in Electrification

Mergers, Acquisitions, and Buyouts Announced on January 30, 2018

Today’s announced mergers, acquisitions, and buyouts involving U.S. public companies:
Thomson Reuters and Blackstone Announce Strategic Partnership for Thomson Reuters Financial & Risk (F&R) Business
CorePharma, LLC Acquired by Investor Group
American Express Acquires Mezi
Red Hat to Acquire CoreOS, Expanding its Kubernetes and Containers Leadership
Shutterfly Inc. Announces Definitive Agreement to Acquire Privately-Held Lifetouch
Masonite International Corporation Announces Acquisition of DW3 Products Holding Limited
Bunge acquires Grupo Minsa’s U.S. corn milling business

Mergers, Acquisitions, and Buyouts Announced on January 29, 2018

Today’s announced mergers, acquisitions, and buyouts involving U.S. public companies:
Zayo to Acquire Neutral Path
Dr Pepper Snapple and Keurig Green Mountain to Merge, Creating a Challenger in the Beverage Industry with a World-Class Portfolio of Iconic Brands and an Unrivaled Nationwide Distribution Capability
H&E Equipment Services to Acquire Rental Inc.; Will Expand Presence in Alabama, Florida and Western Georgia