Tag: M&A Activity

FTC Approves Dell’s $2.4B Quest Software Buy

The Federal Trade Commission has approved Dell‘s (NYSE: DELL) $2.4 billion acquisition of information technology management company Quest Software (NASDAQ:

GeoEye, DigitalGlobe Boards Approve $900M Merger; Matt O’Connell Comments

The boards of directors at GeoEye (NASDAQ: GEOY) and DigitalGlobe (NYSE: DGI) have approved a merger, which will be a

DC Private Equity Firm Buys Catapult, Promotes Mark Hunker To CEO

Washington-based private equity firm DC Capital Partners has acquired Catapult Technology and has appointed Mark Hunker president and CEO. Catapult

Logica Shareholders Approve CGI Acquisition; CEO Michael Roach Comments

CGI Group Inc. (NYSE: GIB) plans to complete its reported $2.7 billion acquisition of global information technology and management firm

Exelis Completes Satellite Sensor Firm Buy; S. Danny Rajan Comments

ITT Exelis (NYSE: XLS) has acquired Space Computer Corp., a privately-owned producer of signal processing systems, software and algorithms. Exelis

General Dynamics Acquiring Earl Industries Ship Repair Division; Fred Harris Comments

General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) has agreed to acquire the ship repair and coatings division of Earl Industries for an undisclosed

L-3 Board OKs Engility Spinoff Stock Distribution; Michael Strianese Comments

L3 Communications’ (NYSE: LLL) board of directors has approved the distribution of the remaining shares of its Engility subsidiary to

Report: Dell Offers $2.3B For Quest Software, Competing Against Private Equity Firm

Dell (NYSE: DELL) has offered to buy enterprise management software maker Quest for $2.32 billion, Reuters reported on Monday. Dell

Report: SAIC Shareholders Vote For Name Change, Elect CEO Jumper Chairman

SAIC Inc. (NYSE: SAI) shareholders approved an internal merger of its wholly owned subsidiary, Science Applications International Corp., with the

GTSI, Unicom Merger Go-Shop Period Ends

Unicom Systems Inc.’s acquisition of GTSI Corp. appears set to go forward after the company did not accept any alternative

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