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Parsons Announces Submission of Registration Statement for Proposed IPO

Parsons has submitted to the Securities and Exchange Commission a registration statement for its planned initial public offering. The company said Friday it plans to trade on the New York Stock Exchange using the ticker symbol “PSN” and details about the price range and number of shares to be put …

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Parsons Files Plan for IPO

Parsons filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission for an initial public offering to raise approximately $500M, Reuters reported Friday. The IPO could be available in April or May with the value of the construction and engineering services estimated at $3B, according to the report. Bank of America, Goldman Sachs …

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David West Named ECS Corporate Development VP; George Wilson Comments

David West, a federal strategy and merger and acquisition practitioner, joined information technology and engineering services contractor ECS on April 2 to serve as vice president of corporate development. West oversees the development and implementation of the firm’s growth strategies in his new role, ECS said Tuesday. “Dave brings a …

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Report: PwC Mulls Sale of Govt Consulting Practice

PwC is considering selling the financial auditing and consulting firm’s government consulting practice that could be valued at approximately $500 million, Reuters reported Saturday. Sources told Reuters PwC expects the planned transaction to help the company pursue growth opportunities in providing auditing services to government agency clients and has tapped …

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October 19 Market Close: GovCon Index Returns to Narrow Range as Energy Gains Boost US Stocks

Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index closed at a slight loss Wednesday to show a fourth session of tight movement over the last five on mixed activity in its large-cap members as U.S. stocks rode gains by energy producers on a 15-month high settlement in crude oil prices. GovCon Index laggers slightly edged gainers and six of its 11 …

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Heidi Wood Joins L-3 as VP, Chief Analytics Officer; Christopher Kubasik Comments

Heidi Wood, formerly senior vice president of strategy at Spirit AeroSystems (NYSE: SPR), has joined L-3 Communications (NYSE: LLL) as VP and chief analytics officer. Wood will report directly to Christopher Kubasik, L-3 president and chief operating officer, and will be in charge of the company’s acquisitions strategy, business development and …

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Mitel to Buy Polycom in $1.96B Cash-and-Stock Deal

Mitel (Nasdaq: MITL) has agreed to purchase Polycom (Nasdaq: PLCM) for approximately $1.96 billion in cash and stock as both companies seek to establish a business that will offer communications and collaboration systems to enterprise customers. Both companies expect to close the acquisition in the third quarter of 2016 and create a …

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Raytheon’s David Wajsgras Joins CNAS Board of Advisers

TYSONS CORNER, VA, January 19, 2016 — David Wajsgras, president of Raytheon‘s (NYSE: RTN) intelligence, information and services business, is one of nine executives who have joined the board of advisers at the Center for a New American Security, GovCon Executive reported Friday. CNAS said Thursday the executives come from …

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Carlyle Group’s Booz Allen Ownership Stake to Become 29%

The Carlyle Group will reduce its ownership stake in Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH) to 29 percent after the equity and investment firm sold 12 million shares to Morgan Stanley & Co. for approximately $353 billion, or $29.42 per share. Booz Allen said Monday it expects to close and settle the …

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Report: ATK In Talks to Buy Weapon Accessory Firm Bushnell for $1B

ATK (NYSE: ATK) has entered into negotiations to buy gun accessory manufacturer Bushnell Outdoor Products for approximately $1 billion, Reuters reported Monday. Olivia Oran and Greg Roumeliotis write Bushnell has called in financial services companies Morgan Stanley and Robert W. Baird & Co. to examine a potential sale. Oran and …

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