Sunday, October 8, 2017

The Risk Arbitrage Report for Oct 9, 2017

New Deals:
  • Cooke Inc to acquire Omega Protein Corporation (OME).
  • METRO INC (MRU.TO) to acquire The Jean Coutu Group (PJC.A.TO).
  • Dimension Therapeutics Inc (DMTX) agrees to be acquired by Ultragenyx Pharmaceutical Inc (RARE) and terminates deal with Regenxbio Inc  (RGNX).
  • Icynene U.S. Holding Corp.  to acquire LaPolla Industries, Inc. (LPAD).
  • Project Diamond Intermediate Holdings Corp to acquire Onvia, Inc. (ONVI).
Closed Deals:
  • D.R. Horton, Inc. (DHI) completes acquisition of Forestar Group Inc. [partial] (FOR).
  • Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD) completes acquisition of Kite Pharma Inc (KITE).
  • Abbott Laboratories (ABT) completes acquisition of Alere Inc (ALR).
  • Caesars Entertainment Corp (CZR) completes acquisition of Caesars Acquisition Company (CACQ).
  • United Rentals, Inc. (URI) completes acquisition of Neff Corp (NEFF).
  • MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. (MDDWF) completes acquisition of DigitalGlobe Inc (DGI).
  • ENSCO PLC (ESV) completes acquisition of Atwood Oceanics, Inc. (ATW).
  • Pembina Pipeline Corp (PBA) completes acquisition of Veresen Inc. (FCGYF).
  • Riverview Financial Corp (RIVE) completes acquisition of CBT Financial Corp. (CBTC).
  • First Bancorp (FBNC) completes acquisition of ASB Bancorp Inc (ASBB).
  • Government Properties Income Trust (GOV) completes acquisition of First Potomac Realty Trust (FPO).
  • Central Valley Community Banco (CVCY) completes acquisition of Folsom Lake Bank (FOLB).
  • Sterling Bancorp (STL) completes acquisition of Astoria Financial Corp (AF).
  • Sierra Bancorp (BSRR) completes acquisition of OCB Bancorp (OJCB).
  • Seacoast Commerce Banc Holdings (SCBH) completes acquisition of Capital Bank (CBJC).
To Read:

Merger Arbitrage Spreads Oct 9, 2017

The latest stock merger arbitrage spreads: