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Italian banking giant UniCredit SpA (UNCFF.PK) Thursday said it has entered into an agreement for the disposal of a 32.8 percent stake in Bank Pekao S.A. to Powszechny Zaklad Ubezpieczen S.A. or PZU and Polish Development Fund S.A. or PFR. The agreed purchase price for the disposal of 32.8 percent...

Linde AG (LDE.L, LNAGF.PK) said that its executive board has decided to resume talks with U.S.-based Praxiar Inc. (PX) about the essential conditions of a potential merger of equals between the two companies. Linde's executive board took the decision to resume talks after consultation with the Supervisory...

Curtiss-Wright Corp. (CW) Wednesday announced a definitive stock purchase agreement to acquire Teletronics Technology Corp. or TTC for $233 million in cash. The acquisition is expected to be accretive to 2017 earnings per share excluding the effects of purchase accounting. TTC is a privately held...

Global interconnection and data center company Equinix, Inc. (EQIX) Tuesday said it signed a definitive agreement to purchase a portfolio of 24 data center sites and their operations from Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) for $3.6 billion in an all cash transaction. The transaction is expected to close by mid-2017.

Roper Technologies, Inc. (ROP) said it has agreed to acquire Deltek Inc. (PROJ) in an all cash transaction valued at $2.8 billion. Deltek is a provider of enterprise software and information solutions for project-based businesses serving niche markets, including government contractors and professional...

Drax Group plc. (DRX.L), engaged in the electricity generation, Tuesday said it has entered into a conditional agreement to acquire Opus Energy, a UK-based challenger retail supplier in the SME market, for 340 million pounds. The acquisition is expected to complete in first quarter 2017, and would...

U.S. seed firm Monsanto Co. (MON) announced Monday that independent proxy advisory firms Institutional Shareholder Services Inc. and Glass, Lewis & Co., LLC have both recommended that Monsanto shareowners vote "FOR" the proposal for the $66 billion acquisition by German conglomerate Bayer AG (BAYZF.PK,...

Chesapeake Energy Corp (CHK) said it has signed an agreement to sell a portion of the company's acreage and producing properties in its Haynesville Shale operating area in northern Louisiana for about $450 million to a private company. Included in the sale are about 78,000 net acres, 40,000 net acres...

Community Bank System, Inc. (CBU) announced Monday that is has entered into an agreement to acquire Northeast Retirement Services, Inc. or NRS for about $140 million in a cash and stock deal. Under the deal terms, shareholders of NRS will receive consideration of approximately $140 million, in the...

Panasonic-ZKW-120516.jpg Japanese electronics maker Panasonic Corp. is in talks to buy Austrian headlight manufacturer ZKW Group GmbH, Nikkei business daily reported Monday, citing a person familiar with the matter. As per the report, both companies could reach a basic agreement as early as this month for a deal that could be worth up to $1 billion.

German semiconductor equipment maker Aixtron (AIXG) said that it will explore with its Chinese suitor after President of the United States blocked the acquisition of the U.S. business of Aixtron by Grand Chip Investment GmbH, an indirect subsidiary of Fujian Grand Chip Investment Fund LP . "The bidder...

Private security firm G4S Plc (GFS.L, GFSZY.PK) Friday announced that it has reached agreement on the sale of G4S Israel to FIMI Opportunity Funds or FIMI for an estimated net consideration of NIS425 million, equivalent to 88 million pounds. The consideration will be given in cash at completion. FIMI...

Parker Hannifin Corp. (PH), a diversified manufacturer of motion and control technologies and systems, on Thursday said it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire CLARCOR Inc. (CLC) for approximately $4.3 billion in cash, including the assumption of net debt. Under the terms of the agreement,...

PrivateBancorp, Inc. (PVTB) announced that Glass Lewis and Egan-Jones, two independent proxy voting and corporate governance advisory firms, recommended the company's stockholders vote for the proposed acquisition of PrivateBancorp by Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (CM.TO, CM) at the special meeting...

Rémy Cointreau (REMYF.PK), a French Wine & Spirits company, on Thursday announced the signing of an agreement for the acquisition of the assets of Westland Distillery. The financial details of the deal were not disclosed. The transaction is expected to close before the end of the year. Seattle-based...

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