Mergers, Acquisitions & Divestitures. Legal news and articles for December 23 - 31, 2011

Neal Aronson: The Private Equity InvestorEvercore Partners Completes Purchase of Interest in ABS Investment Management, LLCCanadian Banks Hold More Risk Than RewardCONEXANT SYSTEMS INC - 10-K - Management's Discussion and Analysis of ...Evercore Partners Completes Purchase of Interest in ABS Investment Management, LLCStock Investors Bid Up Shares of Evercore Partners, Up 2.2%Beverages – Alcohol Updates: STZ, TAP, WVVI, BEAM, VCO, HOOK, BORN, CEDCH&R Block Downgraded - Analyst BlogH&R Block DowngradedJapanese Regulators OK Western Digital's Hitachi Global Storage BuyInternational Paper, Temple-Inland Extend Regulatory ReviewNed Sherwood, Major Stockholder of ChinaCast Education Corporation, Issues ...Justice OKs $9 Billion Trading MergerSanta Barbara's Corner Capital Partners Helps Slidell Oil Complete Alabama ...10-K: VERIFONE SYSTEMS, INC.

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Suncor Up, ConocoPhillips Down in PIW's New Top 50 Oil Rankings
Financial PostDecember 9, 2011

Divestitures and acquisitions were more significant in altering the “Big Oil” leadership landscape than either organic growth or the megamergers of yesteryear, according to the results of Petroleum Intelligence Weekly's “Top 50” global oil company ...more »

Spectra Energy Announces 2012 Financial Plan
Sacramento BeeDecember 7, 2011

... ability to successfully complete merger, acquisition or divestiture plans; regulatory or other limitations imposed as a result of a merger, acquisition or divestiture; and the success of the business following a merger, acquisition or divestiture. ...more »

Mergers, Acquisitions & Divestitures. News and Stories

Neal Aronson: The Private Equity Investor
Blue MauMauDecember 31, 2011

He is no stranger to franchising. He grew up surrounded by it. His father was the general counsel for Holiday Inn for many years and is currently a leading attorney in the industry. In 2009, the now somewhat quiet American Association of Franchisees...more »

Evercore Partners Completes Purchase of Interest in ABS Investment Management, LLC
EON: Enhanced Online News (press release)December 30, 2011

Evercore's Investment Banking business advises its clients on mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, restructurings, financings, public offerings, private placements and other strategic transactions and also provides institutional investors with high ...more »

Canadian Banks Hold More Risk Than Reward
Morningstar.comDecember 30, 2011

At that time, the Canadian finance minister rejected proposed mergers between Royal Bank and Bank of Montreal as well as Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce and Toronto-Dominion Bank. The government concluded that the mergers would result in too much ...more »

CONEXANT SYSTEMS INC - 10-K - Management's Discussion and Analysis of ...
Insurance News Net (press release)December 29, 2011

The acquisition of our common stock in connection with the Merger triggered an ownership change under Section 382. Section 382 imposes an annual limitation (based upon the value at the time of the ownership change, as determined under Section 382 of ...more »

Evercore Partners Completes Purchase of Interest in ABS Investment Management, LLC
MarketWatch (press release)December 29, 2011

Evercore's Investment Banking business advises its clients on mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, restructurings, financings, public offerings, private placements and other strategic transactions and also provides institutional investors with high ...more »

Stock Investors Bid Up Shares of Evercore Partners, Up 2.2%
Financial News Network OnlineDecember 29, 2011

The firm provides advisory services to multinational corporations on mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, restructurings and other corporate transactions. Evercore also manages private equity funds for institutional investors. ...more »

Beverages – Alcohol Updates: STZ, TAP, WVVI, BEAM, VCO, HOOK, BORN, CEDC
Emerald ScopeDecember 29, 2011

In January 2011, the Company sold 80.1% of its Australian and United Kingdom business (the CWAE Divestiture). The Company retained a 19.9% interest in its previously owned Australian and United Kingdom business. Prior to the January 2011, ...more »

H&R Block Downgraded - Analyst Blog
Stock Markets ReviewDecember 28, 2011

Also, the merger would have heated up competition in the digital market, which is presently dominated by Intuit Inc. (INTU). Among the positives, H&R Block divested the ill performing RSM McGladrey to McGladrey & Pullen, LLP. ...more »

H&R Block Downgraded
Zacks.comDecember 28, 2011

Also, the merger would have heated up competition in the digital market, which is presently dominated by Intuit Inc. (INTU). Among the positives, H&R Block divested the ill performing RSM McGladrey to McGladrey & Pullen, LLP. ...more »

Japanese Regulators OK Western Digital's Hitachi Global Storage Buy
Orange County Business JournalDecember 28, 2011

By Chris Casacchia Wednesday, December 28, 2011 Japan's regulatory agency that oversees mergers and acquisitions on Wednesday approved Western Digital Corp.'s pending buy of San Jose-based Hitachi Global Storage Technologies Ltd. The Japan Fair Trade ...more »

International Paper, Temple-Inland Extend Regulatory Review
woodworkingnetwork.comDecember 28, 2011

... disruption at one of their manufacturing facilities and risks inherent in conducting business through a joint venture; and (viii) the companies' ability to achieve the benefits they expect from all other strategic acquisitions and divestitures. ...more »

Ned Sherwood, Major Stockholder of ChinaCast Education Corporation, Issues ...
MarketWatch (press release)December 27, 2011

I have more than 26 years of mergers and acquisitions and private equity experience as the founder of ZS FUND LP ("ZS"). Prior to the founding of ZS, I had 11 years of experience in divestitures for WR Grace and as a partner of AEA Investors, Inc., ...more »

Justice OKs $9 Billion Trading Merger
Courthouse News ServiceDecember 27, 2011

The Justice Department's Antitrust Division filed a civil complaint on Thursday to block the proposed acquisition. It simultaneously filed a proposed settlement that, if approved by the court, would resolve the lawsuit. In addition to divestiture of ...more »

Santa Barbara's Corner Capital Partners Helps Slidell Oil Complete Alabama ...
NoozhawkDecember 26, 2011

Morgan Keegan is a full-service investment banking and brokerage firm that provides a comprehensive range of merger and acquisition advisory, public equity and private capital services to public and private companies. Its Consumer & Retail Investment ...more »

10-K: VERIFONE SYSTEMS, INC.
Middle East North Africa Financial NetworkDecember 23, 2011

... estimates, and projections about our industry, and management's beliefs and assumptions, and do not reflect the potential impact of any mergers, acquisitions, or other business combinations or divestitures that have not been completed. ...more »

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