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Reuters: Finmeccanica Taps US Investment Bank to Help Offer DRS Pieces for Sale

U.S. investment bank Jefferies Group LLC will send out invitations next week in an effort to seek out potential offers for selected business units of U.S. defense contractor DRS Technologies, Reuters reported Tuesday. Pamela Barbaglia and Mike Stone report that Italian conglomerate Finmeccanica, DRS’ owners, have identified its aviation and logistics …

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NCR Acquires Digital Insight for $1.65B; Bill Nuti Comments

NCR Corp. (NYSE: NCR) has acquired online and mobile banking service provider Digital Insight Corp. from Thoma Bravo LLC for $1.65 billion. RBC Capital Markets LLC, J.P. Morgan and BofA Merrill Lynch served as lead financial advisors to NCR and Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice LLP provided legal services to …

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Kelly Ortberg: ARINC Deal to Expand Rockwell Collins’ Opportunities in Airport Info Systems, Transportation, Security

Rockwell Collins (NYSE: COL) has finalized a move to beef up its portfolio of information management solutions as it completed its acquisition of ARINC for $1.4 billion. Cedar Rapids, Ia.-based Rockwell Collins announced the closure Monday, several months after Reuters reported Carlyle Group was preparing the sale of Annapolis, Md.-based …

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Report: Booz & Co. Partners Approve Merger with PwC, to Be One of Largest Accounting M&A Deals of Past Decade; Cesare Mainardi Comments

Partners at Booz & Company have “overwhelmingly” approved the company’s merger with PwC in what the Wall Street Journal reports will be one of the largest M&A deals closed by an accounting firm in the past decade. Booz & Co. said the companies anticipate finalizing the deal in the first …

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Rockwell Collins to Acquire ARINC for $1.4B; Kelly Ortberg, John Belcher Comment

Rockwell Collins (NYSE: COL) has agreed buy ARINC for $1.39 billion in a move aimed at expanding Rockwell Collins’ offerings in the aviation industry. The potential buy is subject to regulatory approvals and intends to combine Rockwell Collins’ avionics and cabin technologies with the networks and services of the Annapolis, Md.-based Carlyle …

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NYSE: BAH?: Booz Allen Reaches for Initial Public Offering

Booz Allen Hamilton is looking for an initial public offering that would move the firm to publicly traded status, Bloomberg reports. The firm will seek to raise $266 million through sale of Class A shares at $17 to $19 apiece. Carlyle Group, the firm’s owner, currently holds 79 percent of …

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Booz Allen’s Mike McConnell, Susan Penfield to Speak at Washington Ideas Forum

Booz Allen Hamilton representatives will appear alongside other notable thought leaders at the second annual Washington Ideas Forum hosted by The Aspen Institute and The Atlantic at the Newseum Knight Conference Center in Washington, D.C, from Sept. 29 through Oct. 1, 2010. Executive Vice President and former Director of National …

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Booz Allen Looks to Go Public

Booz Allen Hamilton has filed for an initial stock offering that could hold a potential value of  $300 million, according to the firm. Back in December 2009, ExecutiveBiz named Ralph Schrader, chairman, president and CEO of Booz Allen, in its list of Top 20 People in Watch in 2010, saying …

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