Saturday, November 18, 2017

The Risk Arbitrage Report for Nov 20, 2017


New Deals:
  • Vistra Energy Corp (VST) to acquire Dynegy Inc (DYN).
  • Lennar Corporation (LEN) to acquire CalAtlantic Group Inc (CAA).
  • Strayer Education Inc (STRA) to acquire Capella Education Company (CPLA).
  • Management to acquire JA Solar Holdings Co (JASO).
  • Mallinckrodt PLC (MNK) to acquire Ocera Therapeutics Inc (OCRX).
  • Novartis AG (ADR) (NVS) to acquire Advanced Accelerator Applications (AAAP).
  • Delek US Holdings Inc (DK) to acquire Alon USA Partners LP (ALDW).
  • American Midstream Partners LP (AMID) to acquire Southcross Energy Partners LP (SXE).
  • SandRidge Energy Inc. (SD) to acquire Bonanza Creek Energy Inc (BCEI).
  • Frutarom (FRUTF) to acquire Enzymotec Ltd (ENZY).
  • B. Riley Financial Inc (RILY) to acquire magicJack VocalTec Ltd (CALL).
  • Management to acquire HNZ Group Inc. (HNZ.TO).
  • Italmatch Chemicals Group to acquire Detrex Corporation (DTRX).
  • Old Point Financial Corporatio (OPOF) to acquire Citizens National Bank (CNBV).
  • CB Financial Services Inc (CBFV) to acquire First West Virginia Bancorp (FWVB).
  • Spencer Savings Bank to acquire Wawel Bank (WAWL).
  • Kearny Financial Corp. (KRNY) to acquire Clifton Bancorp Inc (CSBK).
  • Ameris Bancorp (ABCB) to acquire Atlantic Coast Financial Corp (ACFC).
  • Suncrest Bank (SBKK) to acquire CBBC Bancorp (CBBC).
  • WesBanco Inc (WSBC) to acquire First Sentry Bancshares (FTSB).
Closed Deals:
  • Broadcom Ltd (AVGO) completes acquisition of Brocade Communications Systems (BRCD).
  • Markel Corporation (MKL) completes acquisition of State National Companies Inc (SNC).
  • Red Ventures completes acquisition of Bankrate, Inc (RATE).
  • Centurylink Inc (CTL) completes acquisition of Level 3 Communications (LVLT).
  • Optum & Vista Equity Partners completes acquisition of The Advisory Board Company (ABCO).
  • Michael Kors Holdings Ltd (KORS) completes acquisition of Jimmy Choo PLC (JYMHF).
  • EQT Corporation (EQT) completes acquisition of Rice Energy Inc (RICE).
  • EQT Infrastructure completes acquisition of Lumos Networks Corp (LMOS).
  • Andeavor Logistics LP (ANDX) completes acquisition of Western Refining Logistics LP (WNRL).
  • Dassault Systèmes (DSY.PA) completes acquisition of Exa Corp (EXA).
  • Invitation Homes Inc (INVH) completes acquisition of Starwood Waypoint Homes (SFR).
  • The Washington Companies completes acquisition of Dominion Diamond Corp (DDC).
  • US Concrete Inc (USCR) completes acquisition of Polaris Materials Corp [$cdn] (PLS.TO).
  • Ultragenyx Pharmaceutical Inc (RARE) completes acquisition of Dimension Therapeutics Inc (DMTX).
  • InVitae Corp (NVTA) completes acquisition of CombiMatrix Corp (CBMX).
  • Pacific Premier Bancorp, Inc. (PPBI) completes acquisition of Plaza Bancorp (PLZZ).
  • First Foundation Inc (FFWM) completes acquisition of Community 1st Bancorp (CFBN).
  • Columbia Banking System Inc (COLB) completes acquisition of Pacific Continental Corp (PCBK).
  • Carolina Financial Corp (CARO) completes acquisition of First South Bancorp (FSBK).
  • BayCom Corp  (BCML) completes acquisition of Plaza Bank (PZBW).

Merger Arbitrage Spreads Nov 20, 2017

The latest stock merger arbitrage spreads: