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2008 Mergers & Acquisitions

248 Acquisitions

DateSymbolCompany NameAcquired By
Dec 31, 2008WB1Wachovia Corp NewWells Fargo & Company
Dec 31, 2008NCCNational City Corp.Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc.
Dec 31, 2008NFSNationwide Financial Services, Inc.Nationwide Mutual Insurance Co.
Dec 31, 2008LNCBLincoln BancorpFirst Merchants Corp.
Dec 31, 2008MERMerrill Lynch & Co, Inc.Bank Of America Corp.
Dec 30, 2008GBTSGateway Financial Holdings, Inc.Xenith Bankshares, Inc.
Dec 30, 2008ZONSZones, Inc.Lalji Firoz
Dec 30, 2008OMRIOmrix Biopharmaceuticals, Inc.Johnson & Johnson
Dec 29, 2008SINT1Si International, Inc.Serco Group PLC
Dec 29, 2008WINS1Sm&AOdyssey Investment Partners LLC
Dec 29, 2008DIGFDigital Fusion, Inc.Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc.
Dec 29, 2008ALO1Alpharma, Inc.King Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Dec 23, 2008GWGrey Wolf, Inc.Precision Drilling Corp.
Dec 23, 2008PCOPPharmacopeia, Inc.Ligand Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Dec 22, 2008BRLBarr Pharmaceuticals, Inc.Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd.
Dec 18, 2008ILOGIlog SAInternational Business Machines Corp.
Dec 18, 2008FDRYFoundry Networks, Inc.Brocade Communications Systems, Inc.
Dec 16, 2008SPDV1Spacedev, Inc.Sierra Nevada Corp.
Dec 16, 2008ATBArlington Tankers Ltd.General Maritime Corp.
Dec 10, 2008SFPI1Salton, Inc.Spectrum Brands Holdings, Inc.
Dec 5, 2008AWAllied Waste Industries, Inc.Republic Services, Inc.
Dec 5, 2008WFBCWillow Financial Bancorp, Inc.Harleysville National Corp.
Dec 3, 2008PTILYProtherics PLCBtg PLC
Nov 28, 2008PHLYPhiladelphia Consolidated Holding Corp.Tokio Marine Holdings, Inc.
Nov 24, 2008IMCLImclone Systems, Inc.Eli Lilly & Co.
Nov 21, 2008ABI1Applied Biosystems, Inc.Life Technologies Corp.
Nov 20, 2008CHRKCherokee International Corp.Gores Group LLC
Nov 19, 2008ASHWAshworth, Inc.Taylor Made Golf Co, Inc.
Nov 18, 2008SCURSecure Computing Corp.Mcafee, Inc.
Nov 14, 2008EGLT1Eagle Test Systems, Inc.Teradyne, Inc.
Nov 13, 2008HPCHercules, Inc.Ashland Global Holdings, Inc.
Nov 12, 2008MOTV1Motive, Inc.Alcatel Lucent
Nov 3, 2008UBUnionbancal Corp.Mitsubishi Ufj Financial Group, Inc.
Oct 31, 2008CAPA1Captaris, Inc.Open Text Corp.
Oct 31, 2008SCBCommunity Bankshares, Inc.First Citizens Bank & Trust, Inc.
Oct 31, 2008PHSTPharsight Corp.Tripos (DE), Inc.
Oct 31, 2008AMCPAmcomp, Inc.Employers Holdings, Inc.
Oct 30, 2008IKNIkon Office Solutions, Inc.Ricoh Co Ltd.
Oct 30, 2008PSPTPeoplesupport, Inc.Essar Global Ltd.
Oct 30, 2008LDGLongs Drug Stores Corp.Cvs Health Corp.
Oct 30, 2008NAPSNapster, Inc.Best Buy Co, Inc.
Oct 29, 2008VITL1Vital Signs, Inc.General Electric Co.
Oct 28, 2008ATAR1Atari, Inc.Infogrames Entertainment SA
Oct 28, 2008AHGApria Healthcare Group, Inc.Blackstone, Inc.
Oct 27, 2008FDG1Fording Canadian Coal TrustTeck Resources Ltd.
Oct 27, 2008GEHLGehl Co.Manitou Bf SA
Oct 24, 2008CTLMCentillium Communications, Inc.Transwitch Corp.
Oct 22, 2008NCEMNevada Chemicals, Inc.Oaktree Capital Group LLC
Oct 22, 2008NCEMNevada Chemicals, Inc.Cyanco Holding Corp.
Oct 21, 2008LEVPLev Pharmaceuticals, Inc.Viropharma, Inc.
Oct 21, 2008DRSDrs Technologies, Inc.Leonardo SpA
Oct 20, 2008DRDarwin Professional Underwriters, Inc.Allied World Assurance Co Holdings Ag
Oct 16, 2008TRCA1Tercica, Inc.Beaufour Ipsen Pharma
Oct 14, 2008SRVYGreenfield Online, Inc.Microsoft Corp.
Oct 10, 2008QNTA1Quanta Capital Holdings Ltd.Catalina Holdings (Bermuda) Ltd.
Oct 9, 2008SCRXSciele Pharma, Inc.Shionogi & Co Ltd.
Oct 9, 2008CATS1Catalyst Semiconductor, Inc.On Semiconductor Corp.
Oct 6, 2008WWYWrigley Wm Jr Co.Mars Incorporated
Oct 2, 2008PHTNPhoton Dynamics, Inc.Orbotech Ltd.
Oct 2, 2008ENLV1Enliven Marketing Technologies Corp.Digital Generation, Inc.
Oct 1, 2008HRHHilb Rogal & Hobbs Co.Willis Towers Watson PLC
Oct 1, 2008ENSIEnergysouth, Inc.Sempra Energy
Sep 29, 2008MRYMemry Corp.Saes Getters SpA
Sep 29, 2008PCNTFPacific Internet Ltd.Connect Holdings Ltd.
Sep 29, 2008BUCABuca, Inc.Planet Hollywood International, Inc.
Sep 22, 2008SAF2Safeco Corp.Liberty Mutual Group, Inc.
Sep 18, 2008JAZJazz Technologies, Inc.Tower Semiconductor Ltd.
Sep 18, 2008CPS1Choicepoint, Inc.Relx PLC
Sep 18, 2008INRBIndustrial Rubber Products, Inc.Lime Rock Partners
Sep 16, 2008FLIChc Helicopter Corp.First Reserve Corp.
Sep 16, 2008EASEnergy East Corp.Iberdrola SA
Sep 12, 2008IONAFIona Technologies PLCProgress Software Corp.
Sep 10, 2008APPXApp Pharmaceuticals, Inc.Fresenius Medical Care Ag & Co Kgaa
Sep 4, 2008TMWDTumbleweed Communications Corp.Sopra Steria Group
Sep 3, 2008IFULInsightful Corp.Tibco Software, Inc.
Sep 3, 2008MASBMassbank Corp.Eastern Bank Corporation
Sep 3, 2008INTV1Intervoice, Inc.Convergys Corp.
Aug 29, 2008CMOSCredence Systems Corp.Xcerra Corp.
Aug 29, 2008BDAYCelebrate Express, Inc.Qurate Retail, Inc.
Aug 29, 2008XLTCExcel Technology, Inc.Novanta, Inc.
Aug 29, 2008OPTMOptium Corp.Finisar Corp.
Aug 28, 2008WHQW-H Energy Services, Inc.Smith International, Inc.
Aug 28, 2008BDE1Bois D Arc Energy, Inc.Stone Energy Corp.
Aug 28, 2008FIFG1St Independence Financial Group, Inc.Mainsource Financial Group
Aug 26, 2008FTD1Ftd Group, Inc.United Online, Inc.
Aug 25, 2008EDSElectronic Data Systems Corp.Hp, Inc.
Aug 21, 2008HIREHireright, Inc.Us Investigations Services, Inc.
Aug 21, 2008NMXNymex Holdings, Inc.Cme Group, Inc.
Aug 20, 2008SGXPSgx Pharmaceuticals, Inc.Eli Lilly & Co.
Aug 14, 2008MEDEMedecision, Inc.Health Care Service Corp.
Aug 14, 2008CADACam Commerce Solutions, Inc.Great Hill Partners Gp LLC
Aug 13, 2008DMRC1Digimarc Corp.L-1 Identity Solutions, Inc.
Aug 8, 2008CKNNCash Systems, Inc.Everi Holdings, Inc.
Aug 7, 2008SPSXSuperior Essex, Inc.Ls Corp.
Aug 6, 2008RCCCRural Cellular Corp.Verizon Communications, Inc.
Aug 6, 2008IDGRIndustrial Distribution Group, Inc.Luther King Capital Management
Aug 6, 2008BTRXBarrier Therapeutics, Inc.Stiefel Laboratories, Inc.
Aug 4, 2008TZIXTrizetto Group, Inc.Apax Partners LLC
Aug 4, 2008ESMKEsmark, Inc.Oao Severstal
Aug 4, 2008AGL1Angelica Corp.Lehman Brothers Merchant Banking Partners IV LP

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