Sunday, December 25, 2016

The Risk Arbitrage Report for Dec 26, 2016

New Deals:
  • Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd (FRFHF) to acquire Allied World Assurance Co Hold (AWH).
  • TDK Corp (ADR) (TTDKY) to acquire InvenSense Inc (INVN).
  • Management to acquire Calamos Asset Management, Inc (CLMS).
  • Orchestra PrĂ©maman SA (KAZI) to acquire Destination Maternity Corp (DEST).
  • MainSource Financial Group Inc (MSFG) to acquire FCB Bancorp, Inc (FCBE).
Busted Deals:
  • New York Community Bancorp (NYCB) terminates agreement with Astoria Financial Corp (AF).
Closed Deals:

  • AMC Entertainment Holdings Inc (AMC) completes acquisition of Carmike Cinemas, Inc. (CKEC).
  • Adobe Systems Incorporated (ADBE) completes acquisition of TubeMogul Inc (TUBE).
  • Suncrest Bank (SBKK) completes acquisition of Security First Bank  (SFRK).

Merger Arbitrage Spreads Dec 26, 2016

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Sunday, December 18, 2016

The Risk Arbitrage Report for Dec 19, 2016

New Deals:
  • Golden Gate Capital to acquire Neustar Inc (NSR).
  • Teledyne Technologies Inc (TDY) to acquire e2v technologies plc (E2V.L).
  • H.I.G. Capital, LLC to acquire Lionbridge Technologies, Inc. (LIOX).
  • Patterson-UTI Energy, Inc. (PTEN) to acquire Seventy Seven Energy (SVNT).
  • Pacific Premier Bancorp, Inc. (PPBI) to acquire Heritage Oaks Bancorp (HEOP).
  • Southern National Banc. of Virginia (SONA) to acquire Eastern Virginia Bankshares (EVBS).
  • Simmons First National Corpora (SFNC) to acquire Southwest Bancorp, Inc. (OKSB).
  • BFC Financial Corporation (BFCF) completes acquisition of BBX Capital Corp (BBX).
Closed Deals:
  • Alaska Air Group, Inc. (ALK) completes acquisition of Virgin America Inc (VA).
Updated Deals:

Merger Arbitrage Spreads Dec 19, 2016

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Sunday, December 11, 2016

The Risk Arbitrage Report for Dec 12, 2016

New Deals:
  • Synchronoss Technologies, Inc. (SNCR) to acquire Intralinks Holdings Inc (IL).
  • Consolidated Communications Ho (CNSL) to acquire FairPoint Communications Inc (FRP).
  • Steel Partners Holdings LP (SPLP) to acquire Steel Excel Inc (SXCL).
  • Rhythmone PLC (RTHM.L) to acquire Perk Inc (PER.TO).
  • Sibanye Gold Ltd (ADR) (SBGL) to acquire Stillwater Mining Company (SWC).
Closed Deals:
  • Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) completes acquisition of LinkedIn Corp (LNKD).
  • Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. (LGF) completes acquisition of Starz (STRZA).
  • Riverstone Holdings LLC completes acquisition of Talen Energy Corp (TLN).
  • j2 Global, Inc completes acquisition of Everyday Health Inc (EVDY).
  • HNA Group completes acquisition of Ingram Micro Inc. (IM).
  • Transocean LTD (RIG) completes acquisition of Transocean Partners LLC (RIGP).
Updated Deals:
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Merger Arbitrage Spreads Dec 12, 2016

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Sunday, December 4, 2016

The Risk Arbitrage Report for Dec 5, 2016

New Deals:
  • Teleflex Incorporated (TFX) to acquire Vascular Solutions, Inc. (VASC).
  • Parker-Hannifin Corp (PH) to acquire CLARCOR Inc. (CLC).
Closed Deals:

  • Apex Technology Co. & PAG Asia Capital complete acquisition of Lexmark International Inc (LXK).
  • Vista Equity Partners completes acquisition of Cvent Inc (CVT).
  • Amsurg Corp (AMSG) completes acquisition of Envision Healthcare Holdings I (EVHC).
  • Mid-America Apartment Communities (MAA) completes acquisition of Post Properties Inc (PPS).
  • QLT Inc. (USA) (QLTI) completes acquisition of Aegerion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (AEGR).
  • Tessera Technologies, Inc. (TSRA) completes acquisition of DTS Inc. (DTSI).
  • GlobalWafers Co completes acquisition of Sunedison Semiconductor Ltd (SEMI).
  • Genesys  completes acquisition of Interactive Intelligence Group (ININ).
  • OceanFirst Financial Corp. (OCFC) completes acquisition of Ocean Shore Holding Co (OSHC).

Merger Arbitrage Spreads Dec 5, 2016

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