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

The Andersons (ANDE) acquired United Grain and Keller Grain for an undisclosed amount. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

Horizon Pharma (HZNP) acquired PENNSAID 2% U.S. sales and marketing rights for $45,000,000. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

Newell Rubbermaid (NWL) has agreed to acquire bubba brands for an undisclosed amount. The transaction is expected to close by October 31, 2014. More information is available here.

Howard Bancorp (HBMD) acquired NBRS Financial Bank for an undisclosed amount. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

Eagle Materials (EXP) has agreed to acquire CRS Proppants for $225,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by December 31, 2014. More information is available here.

Inland Real Estate (IRC) acquired a stake in Phase II of Newport Pavilion for an undisclosed amount. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

Triumph Group (TGI) acquired North American Aircraft Services for an undisclosed amount. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

Atlas Financial Holdings (AFH) has agreed to acquire Global Liberty Insurance Company of New York for $25,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by March 31, 2015. More information is available here.

Farmland Partners (FPI) has agreed to acquire nine farms in Arkansas and Nebraska totaling approximately 6080 acres for $25,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by December 31, 2014. More information is available here.

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

Southwestern Energy (SWN) has agreed to acquire 256 operated and producing Marcellus and Utica horizontal wells and an additional 179 non-operated or non-producing Marcellus and Utica horizontal wells for $5,375,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by December 31, 2014. More information is available here.

Heritage-Crystal Clean (HCCI) acquired FCC Environmental for $90,000,000. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

Wilton Re Holdings has agreed to acquire Aegon’s Canadian life business for $532,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by December 31, 2014. More information is available here.

Global Indemnity (GBLI) has agreed to acquire American Reliable Insurance for $394,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by December 31, 2014. More information is available here.

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

Oxford Resource Partners (OXF) has agreed to acquire certain royalty bearing coal reserves for an undisclosed amount. The transaction is expected to close by December 31, 2014. More information is available here.

Westmoreland Coal (WLB) has agreed to acquire Oxford Resources GP for an undisclosed amount. The transaction is expected to close by December 31, 2014. More information is available here.

Graña y Montero (GRAM) has agreed to acquire a stake in The Maple Companies for an undisclosed amount. The transaction is expected to close by December 31, 2014. More information is available here.

DocMagic acquired eSignSystems for an undisclosed amount. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

Mergers, Acquisitions, and Buyouts Announced on October 15, 2014

Noble Group has agreed to acquire 55% of Alcoa Minerals of Jamaica for $140,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by December 31, 2014. More information is available here.

Bellatrix Exploration (BXE) acquired assets in the Ferrier area in West Central Alberta for $13,900,000. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

Global Eagle Entertainment (ENT) acquired Purple Entertainment’s content assets for an undisclosed amount. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

MergeWorthRx (MWRX) has agreed to acquire AeroCare Holdings for $94,016,000. The transaction is expected to close by December 31, 2014. More information is available here.

Mesa Laboratories (MLAB) acquired Process Challenge Devices for an undisclosed amount. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

The Estée Lauder Companies (EL) has agreed to acquire Le Labo for an undisclosed amount. The transaction is expected to close by November 30, 2014. More information is available here.

Beacon Roofing Supply (BECN) acquired Wholesale Roofing Supply for an undisclosed amount. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

Clean Energy Fuels (CLNE) acquired a controlling interest in NG Advantage and NG Advantage’s Milton VT compression station for an undisclosed amount. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

W.P. Carey (WPC) acquired the newly constructed office of Admiral Group in Newport Wales for $32,000,000. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

CTPartners Executive Search (CTP) has agreed to acquire Neumann for an undisclosed amount. The transaction is expected to close by December 1, 2014. More information is available here.

Qualcomm (QCOM) has agreed to acquire CSR (CSRE) for $2,500,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by March 31, 2015. More information is available here.

Ingredion (INGR) has agreed to acquire Penford (PENX) for $340,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by March 31, 2015. More information is available here.

Mergers, Acquisitions, and Buyouts Announced on October 14, 2014

Meta Financial Group (CASH) has agreed to acquire AFS/IBEX Financial Services’ assets for an undisclosed amount. The transaction is expected to close by December 31, 2014. More information is available here.

PowerSecure International (POWR) acquired Power Design’s data center energy services business for $13,000,000. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

NetScout Systems (NTCT) has agreed to acquire Danaher’s Communications business for $2,600,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by September 30, 2015. More information is available here.

Demandware (DWRE) acquired CQuotient for an undisclosed amount. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

Wheeler Real Estate Investment Trust (WHLR) has agreed to acquire Crockett Square for $9,750,000. The transaction is expected to close by March 31, 2015. More information is available here.

Middleby (MIDD) has agreed to acquire U-Line for an undisclosed amount. The transaction is expected to close by December 31, 2014. More information is available here.

American Midstream Partners (AMID) acquired Costar Midstream for $470,000,000. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

Wintrust Financial (WTFC) has agreed to acquire Delavan Bancshares for $38,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by March 31, 2015. More information is available here.

Petroliam Nasional has agreed to acquire a 15.5% stake in the Shah Deniz field in Azerbaijan for $2,250,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by March 31, 2015. More information is available here.

Sabra Health Care REIT (SBRA) acquired four memory care facilities with a total of 115 beds located in Fort Worth and Arlington Texas for $25,900,000. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

Capricor Therapeutics (CAPR.OB) has agreed to acquire Intellectual Property Rights to Family of Natriuretic Peptides for an undisclosed amount. The transaction is expected to close by December 31, 2014. More information is available here.

Sabra Health Care REIT (SBRA) acquired three assisted living facilities with 256 beds in Florida for $27,600,000. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

Sabra Health Care REIT (SBRA) acquired an assisted living-memory care facility with 64 beds located in Baltimore Maryland for $5,600,000. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

Iron Mountain (IRM) acquired Keepers Brazil for an undisclosed amount. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

Iron Mountain (IRM) acquired ALCZ for an undisclosed amount. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

Mergers, Acquisitions, and Buyouts Announced on October 13, 2014

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

Compass Diversified Holdings (CODI) acquired Candle Lamp Company for $163,000,000. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

ParkOhio (PKOH) acquired Autoform Tool and Manufacturing for an undisclosed amount. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

White Mountains (WTM) acquired 63% of TRANZACT for $178,000,000. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

Becton Dickinson (BDX) acquired GenCell Biosystems for an undisclosed amount. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

Janus Capital Group (JNS) has agreed to acquire VS Holdings for $30,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by December 31, 2014. More information is available here.

General Electric (GE) has agreed to acquire Milestone Aviation Group for $1,775,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by September 30, 2015. More information is available here.

Huaneng Power International (HNP) has agreed to acquire 91.8% equity interests in the registered capital of Huaneng Hainan Power; 75% equity interests in the registered capital of Huaneng Wuhan Power Generation; 53.45% equity interests in the registered capital of Huaneng Suzhou Thermal Power; 97% equity interests in the registered capital of Enshi Qingjiang Dalongtan Hydropower Development; and 100% equity interests in the registered capital of Huanen for $1,174,023,584. The transaction is expected to close by December 31, 2014. More information is available here.

Huaneng Power International (HNP) has agreed to acquire 60% equity interests in the registered capital of Huaneng Chaohu Power Generation; 100% equity interests in the registered capital of Huaneng Ruijin Power Generation; 100% equity interests in the registered capital of Huaneng Anyuan Power Generation; 100% equity interests in the registered capital of Huaneng Jingmen Thermal Power; 100% equity interests in the registered capital of Huaneng Yingchen for $310,108,624. The transaction is expected to close by December 31, 2014. More information is available here.

Mid-Con Energy Partners (MCEP) has agreed to acquire net proved oil reserves estimated at 6.1 million barrels of oil equivalent in the Eastern Shelf of the Permian Basin for $120,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by November 30, 2014. More information is available here.

SPS Commerce (SPSC) acquired Leadtec for $14,900,000. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

Archer Daniels Midland (ADM) has agreed to acquire Specialty Commodities for $170,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by November 30, 2014. More information is available here.

Steris (STE) has agreed to acquire Synergy Health for $1,900,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by March 31, 2015. More information is available here.

Targa Resources (TRGP) has agreed to acquire Atlas Energy (ATLS) for $1,900,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by March 31, 2015. More information is available here.

Targa Resources Partners (NGLS) has agreed to acquire Atlas Pipeline Partners (APL) for $5,600,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by March 31, 2015. More information is available here.

Mergers, Acquisitions, and Buyouts Announced on October 10, 2014

Lithia Motors (LAD) acquired Harris Nissan for an undisclosed amount. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

Luxoft Holding (LXFT) acquired Radius for an undisclosed amount. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

First Commonwealth Financial (FCF) acquired Thompson/McLay Insurance Associates for an undisclosed amount. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

W. P. Carey (WPC) acquired a 235943 square-foot office and R&D facility outside Boston for $56,000,000. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

Urstadt Biddle Properties (UBA) acquired a 51% equity interest in a joint venture that owns the McLean Plaza Shopping Center in Yonkers for $1,418,700. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

Mergers, Acquisitions, and Buyouts Announced on October 9, 2014

Global Partners (GLP) has agreed to acquire Warren Equities for $383,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by March 31, 2015. More information is available here.

TeamHealth Holdings (TMH) acquired Primary Critical Care Medical Group for an undisclosed amount. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

Mandalay Digital Group (MNDL) acquired Xyo for an undisclosed amount. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

NewBridge Bancorp (NBBC) has agreed to acquire Premier Commercial Bank for $19,800,000. The transaction is expected to close by March 31, 2015. More information is available here.

Heritage Commerce (HTBK) has agreed to acquire BVF/CSNK Acquisition for $22,500,000. The transaction is expected to close by December 31, 2014. More information is available here.

FirstService (FSRV) acquired a controlling interest in AOS Group for an undisclosed amount. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

Spirit Realty Capital (SRC) has agreed to acquire 11 restaurants for $24,600,000. The transaction is expected to close by November 15, 2014. More information is available here.

Impax Laboratories (IPXL) has agreed to acquire Tower Holdings and Lineage Therapeutics for $700,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by March 31, 2015. More information is available here.

Rentrak (RENT) has agreed to acquire Kantar’s U.S. television measurement business for $98,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by December 31, 2014. More information is available here.

Kindred Healthcare (KND) has agreed to acquire Gentiva Health Services (GTIV) for $1,800,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by March 31, 2015. More information is available here.

TGC Industries (TGE) has agreed to acquire Dawson Geophysical (DWSN) for $144,693,120. The transaction is expected to close by March 31, 2015. More information is available here.

Mergers, Acquisitions, and Buyouts Announced on October 8, 2014

Ember Resources has agreed to acquire a majority of Encana’s Clearwater assets for $541,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by December 31, 2014. More information is available here.

DCT Industrial Trust (DCT) acquired a 111000 square foot building located in the Carlsbad submarket of North County San Diego for an undisclosed amount. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

Carlisle Companies (CSL) has agreed to acquire Graco’s Liquid Finishing business assets for $590,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by March 31, 2015. More information is available here.

Cooper Tire and Rubber (CTB) has agreed to acquire 65% of Cooper Chengshan (Shandong) Tire Company for an undisclosed amount. The transaction is expected to close by March 31, 2015. More information is available here.

TerraForm Power (TERP) has agreed to acquire Hudson Energy Solar for $35,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by December 31, 2014. More information is available here.

Cooper (COO) acquired EndoSee for $44,000,000. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

Nortek (NTK) acquired Phoenix Wholesale’s HVAC distribution business for an undisclosed amount. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

Knightsbridge Shipping (VLCFF) has agreed to acquire Golden Ocean Group for an undisclosed amount. The transaction is expected to close by January 31, 2015. More information is available here.

Heritage Financial Group (HBOS) has agreed to acquire The PrivateBank branch in Norcross GA for an undisclosed amount. The transaction is expected to close by December 31, 2014. More information is available here.

E.W. Scripps (SSP) acquired WeatherSphere for an undisclosed amount. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

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

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

Catamaran (CTRX) has agreed to acquire Salveo Specialty Pharmacy for $260,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by December 31, 2014. More information is available here.

The Andersons (ANDE) acquired Auburn Bean and Grain for an undisclosed amount. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

Goldrock Mines and Waterton Precious Metals Fund II Cayman has agreed to acquire Chaparral Gold (CHL.TO) for $72,300,000. The transaction is expected to close by December 31, 2014. More information is available here.

Mergers, Acquisitions, and Buyouts Announced on October 7, 2014

Main Street Capital (MAIN) acquired an additional stake in SambaSafety Holdings for $16,400,000. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

TheStreet (TST) has agreed to acquire Management Diagnostics for $21,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by December 31, 2014. More information is available here.

Realogy Holdings (RLGY) acquired Goodfellow Homes for an undisclosed amount. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

Mubadala acquired 40% of Injazat Data Systems for an undisclosed amount. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

United Parcel Service (UPS) acquired i-parcel for an undisclosed amount. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

Congnizant (CTSH) acquired Cadient Group for an undisclosed amount. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

Evolve Media acquired AfterEllen.com for an undisclosed amount. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

Consolidated Tomoka (CTO) acquired Whole Foods Market Centre in Sarasota FL for $19,100,000. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

Mergers, Acquisitions, and Buyouts Announced on October 3, 2014

Constellium (CSTM) has agreed to acquire Wise Metals Intermediate Holdings for $1,400,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by December 31, 2014. More information is available here.

IBERIABANK (IBKC) has agreed to acquire Florida Bank Group for $39,400,000. The transaction is expected to close by March 31, 2015. More information is available here.

Sigma-Aldrich (SIAL) has agreed to acquire Cell Marque for an undisclosed amount. The transaction is expected to close by December 31, 2014. More information is available here.

Monmouth Real Estate Investment (MNR) acquired a 163378 square foot industrial building located at 800 Lindale Industrial Parkway Lindale Texas for $10,271,355. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

PAREXEL International (PRXL) acquired ClinIntel for an undisclosed amount. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

Magris Resources; CEF Resources; Temasek has agreed to acquire Niobec Mine for $500,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by December 31, 2014. More information is available here.

Shiloh Industries (SHLO) acquired Radar Industries for an undisclosed amount. The transaction was completed today. More information is available here.

FourPoint Energy and EnerVest has agreed to acquire Linn Energy’s oil and gas properties and related midstream assets in the Western Anadarko Basin for $1,950,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by December 15, 2014. More information is available here.

KKR (KKR) has agreed to acquire certain oil and gas properties in Ector and Midland Counties of the Permian Basin for $350,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by December 31, 2014. More information is available here.

PlusPetrol Resources has agreed to acquire Apco Oil and Gas International (APAGF) for $427,000,000. The transaction is expected to close by December 31, 2014. More information is available here.