Mergers, Acquisitions, and Buyouts Announced on September 29, 2014

A private party acquired Mascot Brand for an undisclosed amount. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

Ctrip.com International (CTRP) has agreed to acquire certain premises with an aggregate sellable gross floor area of 100167 square meters and certain auxiliary facilities in Sky SOHO for $497,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by March 31, 2015. More information is available here.

Perrigo Company (PRGO) has agreed to acquire Lumara Health’s Women’s Healthcare business for $82,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by December 31, 2014. More information is available here.

AMAG Pharmaceuticals (AMAG) has agreed to acquire Lumara Health for $675,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by December 31, 2014. More information is available here.

EnLink Midstream Partners (ENLK) has agreed to acquire Gulf Coast natural gas pipeline assets including the Bridgeline system predominantly located in Southern Louisiana for $235,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by December 31, 2014. More information is available here.

Esterline (ESL) has agreed to acquire Barco’s aerospace and defense display businesses for $200,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by January 31, 2015. More information is available here.

Hawkins (HWKN) has agreed to acquire Dumont Company for an undisclosed amount. The transaction is expected to close by October 31, 2014. More information is available here.

Sabra Health Care REIT (SBRA) acquired 21 independent living facilities located in 15 states for $550,000,000. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

Preferred Apartment Communities (APTS) acquired four multifamily communities with an aggregate of 1397 units in the Kansas City Kansas; Nashville Tennessee; Dallas Texas; and Houston Texas areas for $182,000,000. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

Wheeler Real Estate Investment Trust (WHLR) acquired Graystone Crossing for $5,400,000. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

Huron Consulting Group (HURN) has agreed to acquire Threshold Consulting for an undisclosed amount. The transaction is expected to close by October 15, 2014. More information is available here.

Walker and Dunlop (WD) has agreed to acquire Johnson Capital for an undisclosed amount. The transaction is expected to close by November 1, 2014. More information is available here.

Manulife Financial (MFC) has agreed to acquire 55 West Monroe Chicago IL for $244,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by December 31, 1969. More information is available here.

The Ensign Group (ENSG) acquired Sherwood Village Assisted Living and Memory Care for an undisclosed amount. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

Daiichi Sankyo Company has agreed to acquire Ambit Biosciences (AMBI) for $410,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by December 31, 2014. More information is available here.

JAB Holding has agreed to acquire Einstein Noah Restaurant Group (BAGL) for $374,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by December 31, 2014. More information is available here.

Vista Equity Partners has agreed to acquire TIBCO Software (TIBX) for $4,300,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by December 31, 2014. More information is available here.

Encana (ECA) has agreed to acquire Athlon Energy (ATHL) for $7,100,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by December 31, 2014. More information is available here.

HomeStreet (HMST) has agreed to acquire Simplicity Bancorp (SMPL) for $128,586,000. The transaction is expected to close by March 31, 2015. More information is available here.

Mergers, Acquisitions, and Buyouts Announced on September 26, 2014

Intel (INTC) has agreed to acquire 20% of Spreadtrum Communications and RDA Microelectronics for $1,500,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by December 31, 2014. More information is available here.

First Busey (BUSE) has agreed to acquire Herget Financial for an undisclosed amount. The transaction is expected to close by January 31, 2015. More information is available here.

TransAtlantic Petroleum (TAT) has agreed to acquire Stream Oil and Gas for an undisclosed amount. The transaction is expected to close by November 30, 2014. More information is available here.

Wheeler Real Estate Investment Trust (WHLR) has agreed to acquire Bryan Station for $6,100,000. The transaction is expected to close by December 31, 2014. More information is available here.

Universal Health Services (UHS) acquired Cygnet Health Care for $335,000,000. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

PharMerica (PMC) acquired Millennium Pharmacy Systems for an undisclosed amount. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

Mergers, Acquisitions, and Buyouts Announced on September 25, 2014

IGI Laboratories (IG) acquired the regulatory rights and related documents and records for 18 drug products for an undisclosed amount. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

Mobile Mini (MINI) acquired the assets and operations of a portable storage business in Ft. Wayne Indiana for an undisclosed amount. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

IPC The Hospitalist (IPCM) acquired Midland Hospitalists for an undisclosed amount. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

Gramercy Property Trust (GPT) acquired three industrial properties totaling approximately 555000 square feet for $39,200,000. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

GIC acquired a stake in RAC for an undisclosed amount. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

Western Refining Logistics (WNRL) has agreed to acquire Western Refining’s Southwest wholesale business for $360,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by October 15, 2014. More information is available here.

Susser Petroleum Partners (SUSP) has agreed to acquire Aloha Petroleum for $240,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by December 31, 2014. More information is available here.

Susser Petroleum Partners (SUSP) has agreed to acquire Mid-Atlantic Convenience Stores for $768,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by December 31, 2014. More information is available here.

Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings (LH) has agreed to acquire LipoScience (LPDX) for $85,300,000. The transaction is expected to close by December 31, 2014. More information is available here.

Putnam County Savings Bank has agreed to acquire CMS Bancorp (CMSB) for $25,400,000. The transaction is expected to close by June 30, 2015. More information is available here.

Mergers, Acquisitions, and Buyouts Announced on September 24, 2014

Acorda Therapeutics (ACOR) acquired Civitas Therapeutics for $525,000,000. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

The Dixie Group (DXYN) acquired Burtco Enterprises for an undisclosed amount. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

Atlas Resource Partners (ARP) has agreed to acquire 22 producing wells and 19 undeveloped locations containing estimated net reserves of approximately 12 million barrels of oil equivalent for $225,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by December 31, 2014. More information is available here.

Starwood Waypoint Residential Trust (SWAY) acquired a pool of non-performing loans for $73,300,000. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

Ocean Bio-Chem (OBCI) acquired OdorStar Technology for an undisclosed amount. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

Mergers, Acquisitions, and Buyouts Announced on September 23, 2014

China Information Technology (CNIT) has agreed to acquire Shenzhen Biznest Internet Software Co. for $150,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by March 31, 2015. More information is available here.

E1 and a consortium led by Samchully has agreed to acquire 25% of Cardinal Gas Services for $450,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by October 31, 2014. More information is available here.

Dynagas LNG Partners (DLNG) has agreed to acquire Yenisei River for $257,500,000. The transaction is expected to close by September 30, 2014. More information is available here.

HCA (HCA) acquired PatientKeeper for an undisclosed amount. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

PFSweb (PFSW) acquired LiveAreaLabs for an undisclosed amount. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

Webster Financial (WBS) has agreed to acquire JPMorgan Chase’s health savings account business for an undisclosed amount. The transaction is expected to close by December 31, 2014. More information is available here.

Starbucks (SBUX) has agreed to acquire 60.5% share of Starbucks Coffee Japan for $914,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by June 30, 2015. More information is available here.

Spectrum Brands Holdings (SPB) has agreed to acquire Procter and Gamble’s European Pet Food Business for an undisclosed amount. The transaction is expected to close by March 31, 2015. More information is available here.

Mergers, Acquisitions, and Buyouts Announced on September 22, 2014

WPP (WPPGY) has agreed to acquire a stake in AppNexus for $25,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by December 31, 2014. More information is available here.

PGi (PGI) acquired Talkpoint Holdings for an undisclosed amount. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

Trecora Resources (TREC) has agreed to acquire SSI Chusei for $73,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by October 1, 2014. More information is available here.

ATT (T) has agreed to acquire a stake in Fullscreen for an undisclosed amount. The transaction is expected to close by October 22, 2014. More information is available here.

Arthur J. Gallagher (AJG) acquired The Benfield Group for an undisclosed amount. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

Symphony Technology Group has agreed to acquire McGraw Hill Construction for $320,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by December 31, 2014. More information is available here.

j2 Global (JCOM) acquired Web24 Group for an undisclosed amount. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

Ferro (FOE) has agreed to acquire Casola Valsenio for $108,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by December 1, 2014. More information is available here.

TriMas (TRS) has agreed to acquire Allfast Fastening Systems for $360,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by October 31, 2014. More information is available here.

Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services (LTS) has agreed to acquire Securities Service Network for $45,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by January 31, 2015. More information is available here.

W and T Offshore (WTI) acquired a 35.7% working interest in the Fairway Field and the associated Yellowhammer gas processing plant for $18,200,000. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

Parkway Properties (PKY) has agreed to acquire Corporate Center I and II and III at International Plaza in Tampa for $475,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by December 31, 2014. More information is available here.

Hennessy Capital Acquisition Corp. (HCAC) has agreed to acquire School Bus Holdings for $490,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by December 31, 2014. More information is available here.

Whitestone REIT (WSR) acquired The Strand at Huebner Oaks Shopping Center in San Antonio for $18,000,000. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

Banco Popular (BPOP) has agreed to acquire Citigroup’s retail banking and credit card business in Spain for $307,360,000. The transaction is expected to close by March 31, 2015. More information is available here.

Robert Bosch has agreed to acquire 50% of BSH Bosch und Siemens Hausgeräte for $3,870,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by June 30, 2015. More information is available here.

Adobe (ADBE) acquired Aviary for an undisclosed amount. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

Delphi Automotive (DLPH) has agreed to acquire Antaya Technologies for an undisclosed amount. The transaction is expected to close by December 31, 2014. More information is available here.

Merck (MRK) has agreed to acquire Sigma-Aldrich (SIAL) for $17,000,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by June 30, 2015. More information is available here.

TTM Technologies (TTMI) has agreed to acquire Viasystems Group (VIAS) for $927,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by March 31, 2015. More information is available here.

Siemens (SI) has agreed to acquire Dresser-Rand (DRC) for $7,600,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by June 30, 2015. More information is available here.

Li Zhiyuan has offered to acquire Jinpan International (JST) for $144,496,000. A closing date was not provided. More information is available here.

Mergers, Acquisitions, and Buyouts Announced on September 19, 2014

Telefonica (TEF) has agreed to acquire GVT for $9,000,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by June 30, 2015. More information is available here.

Patterson-UTI Energy (PTEN) has agreed to acquire the Texas-based pressure pumping assets of a privately held company for an undisclosed amount. The transaction is expected to close by December 31, 2014. More information is available here.

PAR Technology (PAR) acquired Brink Software for an undisclosed amount. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

LeMaitre Vascular (LMAT) acquired Applied Medical’s angioscope product line for $420,000. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

Mergers, Acquisitions, and Buyouts Announced on September 18, 2014

Chatham Lodging Trust (CLDT) acquired Hyatt Place Denver/Cherry Creek for $32,000,000. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

Chatham Lodging Trust (CLDT) has agreed to acquire 10% of 52 upscale extended stay and select service hotels for $110,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by December 31, 2014. More information is available here.

NorthStar Realty Finance (NRF) has agreed to acquire 90% of 52 upscale extended stay and select service hotels for $990,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by December 31, 2014. More information is available here.

Red Hat (RHT) has agreed to acquire FeedHenry for $81,740,000. The transaction is expected to close by December 31, 2014. More information is available here.

Leucadia National (LUK) acquired 10264 net acres in the East Texas Eagle Ford Shale for an undisclosed amount. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

Spectrum Brands Holdings (SPB) has agreed to acquire Tell Manufacturing for an undisclosed amount. The transaction is expected to close by October 31, 2014. More information is available here.

KKR (KKR) has agreed to acquire an additional 10% of PT Tiga Pilar Sejahtera Food for $54,900,000. The transaction is expected to close by December 31, 2014. More information is available here.

Lone Star Funds has agreed to acquire 38 hotels for $590,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by November 30, 2014. More information is available here.

Green Dot (GDOT) has agreed to acquire Santa Barbara Tax Products Group for $320,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by December 31, 2014. More information is available here.

22nd Century Group (XXII) acquired a 25% stake in Anandia Laboratories and exclusive rights in the U.S. to four genes required for cannabinoid production in the cannabis plant for $1,500,000. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

RAIT Financial Trust (RAS) acquired a 236070 square foot big box center and a 160665 square foot community strip center in Troy Michigan for $50,800,000. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

Fuel Tech (FTEK) acquired intellectual property rights associated with the CARBONITE fuel conversion process for $3,010,000. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

RCS Capital (RCAP) has agreed to acquire a majority interest in Docupace Technologies for an undisclosed amount. The transaction is expected to close by December 31, 2014. More information is available here.

Providence Service (PRSC) has agreed to acquire CCHN Group Holdings for $400,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by December 31, 2014. More information is available here.

Farmland Partners (FPI) has agreed to acquire two farms in Colorado totaling approximately 1400 acres for $6,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by December 31, 2014. More information is available here.

CHS (CHSCP) has agreed to acquire 50% of Broadbent Grain for an undisclosed amount. The transaction is expected to close by October 1, 2014. More information is available here.

IPC The Hospitalist (IPC) acquired Clyo Internal Medicine for an undisclosed amount. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

Global Ship Lease (GSL) has agreed to acquire an 8063 TEU containership for $55,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by December 31, 2014. More information is available here.

SAP (SAP) has agreed to acquire Concur Technologies (CNQR) for $8,300,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by February 15, 2015. More information is available here.

Mergers, Acquisitions, and Buyouts Announced on September 17, 2014

Western Refining (WNR) has agreed to acquire Wingate Fractionation Plant for an undisclosed amount. The transaction is expected to close by October 15, 2014. More information is available here.

Integra LifeSciences (IART) has agreed to acquire Medtronic’s MicroFrance and Xomed manual ENT and laparoscopy instrumentation lines for $60,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by December 31, 2014. More information is available here.

HF2 Financial Management (HTWO) has agreed to acquire a majority equity interest in ZAIS Group Parent for $175,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by January 31, 2015. More information is available here.

Arthur J. Gallagher (AJG) acquired Hagedorn and Company for an undisclosed amount. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

WhiteWave Foods (WWAV) has agreed to acquire So Delicious Dairy Free for $195,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by December 31, 2014. More information is available here.

Basic Energy Services (BAS) acquired Pioneer Fishing and Rental for $16,000,000. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

Viad (VVI) acquired Blitz Communications Group for an undisclosed amount. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

Mergers, Acquisitions, and Buyouts Announced on September 16, 2014

Jacobs Engineering Group (JEC) acquired 15% of Jacobs ZATE for an undisclosed amount. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

Blackstone (BX) has agreed to acquire Pollux high rise in Frankfurt for $128,899,200. The transaction is expected to close by December 31, 2014. More information is available here.

Blackstone (BX) has agreed to acquire MesseTurm office tower for $322,248,000. The transaction is expected to close by December 31, 2014. More information is available here.

CallidusCloud (CALD) acquired Clicktools for $14,000,000. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

Morgan Stanley (MS) has agreed to acquire co-control ownership of Eureka Hunter Holdings for an undisclosed amount. The transaction is expected to close by December 31, 2014. More information is available here.

Inland Real Estate Income Trust has agreed to acquire a 15-property portfolio of retail centers located across eight states totaling approximately two million square feet for $318,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by March 16, 2015. More information is available here.

American CareSource Holdings (ANCI) acquired Express Family Care for an undisclosed amount. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

MegaChips acquired 9 smart connectivity products based on DisplayPort technology for an undisclosed amount. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

KKR (KKR) has agreed to acquire Pioneer’s disc-jockey equipment business for $550,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by December 31, 2014. More information is available here.

Orange (ORAN) has agreed to acquire Jazztel for $4,400,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by June 30, 2015. More information is available here.

Vanguard Natural Resources (VNR) has agreed to acquire natural gas; oil; and natural gas liquids assets in the Piceance Basin in Colorado for $525,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by October 1, 2014. More information is available here.

Stratasys (SSYS) has agreed to acquire GrabCAD for an undisclosed amount. The transaction is expected to close by September 30, 2014. More information is available here.

Banco Santander (SAN) has agreed to acquire Carfinco Financial Group (CFN.TO) for $298,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by December 31, 2014. More information is available here.