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Digital River merger under review

Digital River, Inc. (DRIV) announced that it has entered into a definitive merger agreement to be acquired by an investor group led by Siris Capital Group, LLC (collectively “Siris”) in a transaction valued at approximately $840 million.  Under the terms of the agreement, Siris will acquire all of the outstanding common shares of Digital River for $26.00 per share in cash.  The agreement was approved by Digital River’s Board of Directors, which recommended that Digital River stockholders adopt the agreement with Siris.

Apco merger lawsuit investigation

Apco Oil & Gas International Inc. (APAGF) announced it has entered into a definitive agreement with Pluspetrol Resources Corporation under which Pluspetrol Resources Corporation will acquire all outstanding shares of Apco Oil for $427 million.   Apco Oil stockholders will only receive $14.50 in cash per each Apco share.

TRW Automotive acquisition takeover shareholder lawsuit

TRW Automotive Holdings Corp. (TRW) today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement with ZF Friedrichshafen AG under which ZF will acquire all outstanding shares of TRW for US$105.60 per share.  The proposed TRW merger is an all-cash transaction that values TRW at approximately $13.5 billion.

Gardner Denver Inc. (GDI) Shareholder Class Action Settlement

On March 8, 2013, Gardner Denver, Inc. (GDI) and Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. L.P. (KKR) announced that GDI had entered into an Agreement and Plan of Merger dated March 7, 2013, by and among GDI, Renaissance Parent Corp. (Renaissance), and Renaissance Acquisition Corp.

Bally Technologies acquisition under review

Scientific Games Corporation and Bally Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: BYI) ("Bally") today announced that the companies have entered into a definitive merger agreement whereby Scientific Games has agreed to acquire all of the outstanding Bally common stock for $83.30 in cash per share. The aggregate transaction value is approximately $5.1 billion, including the refinancing of approximately $1.8 billion of existing Bally net debt.

Pike merger under review for fairness

The Pike Corporation (NYSE:PIKE) board of directors has agreed to sell the company to the the current CEO and an investment firm.  If the deal stands, each Pike shareholder would receive $12.00 in cash for each share of stock they own.  The transaction as structured between Court Square Capital Partners and Pike Corporation represents a total transaction value of approximately $595 million, consisting of an equity value of approximately $395 million and net debt of approximately $200 million.

Trulia merger buyout lawsuit for shareholders

Trulia, Inc. (“Trulia” or “TRLA”) has entered into a definitive agreement to merge with Zillow, Inc.  The transaction values Trulia at roughly $3.5 billion. Under the terms of the transaction, Trulia shareholders are anticipated to receive 0.444 of a Zillow share for each share of Trulia stock they own.

Rockwood takeover acquisition lawsuit

Rockwood Holdings, Inc. (ROC) and Albemarle Corporation, a Virginia corporation (“Albemarle”), announced that they have entered into an Agreement and Plan of Merger (the “Merger Agreement”) pursuant to which Albemarle will acquire the Rockwood in a cash and stock transaction valued at approximately $6.2 billion. 

Kodiak Oil & Gas Corp. (KOG) has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by Whiting Petroleum Corporation (WLL).  It is an all-stock transaction that values Kodiak Oil at $6.0 billion, based on the closing price of Whiting on July 11, 2014, and including Kodiak’s net debt of $2.2 billion as of March 31, 2014.

Measurement Specialties (MEAS) buyout acquisition lawsuit

TE Connectivity Ltd. (NYSE:TEL) has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Measurement Specialties, Inc. (Nasdaq:MEAS) for $86 cash per share or a total transaction value of approximately $1.7 billion (including assumption of net debt).

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