Nov 30, 2006

Rockwood Sells Unit

Rockwood Holdings in Princeton, a producer of specialty chemicals and materials, sold its Groupe Novasep subsidiary to private investors. Gilde Buyout Partners BV, Banexi Capital and Groupe Novasep management

Nov 30, 2006

Cranbury-based Biotech Gets 1 Million from the Government

U.S. Congressman Rush Holt is visiting Cranbury-based biotech firm VaxInnate today to announce that the company has been awarded $1 million in federal funds to collaborate with the U.S. Department of Defense on malaria vaccine research. The funding is part of the Defense Appropriations Act of 2007

Nov 29, 2006

NJT and New Jersey Skylands Insurance Kicked off Campaign

Users of mass transit will be eligible for up to a 10% auto insurance discount starting today from New Jersey Skylands Insurance Cos.

Nov 27, 2006

Commerce SBA Loans Top 108M

Commerce Bancorp in Cherry Hill says it was ranked first in New Jersey and ninth in the country by the Small Business Administration (SBA)

Nov 27, 2006

IWS sold to AIG Global

Waste and recycling company Interstate Waste Services (IWS), which operates in 21 municipalities in northern New Jersey and the Hudson Valley section of New York, was sold to AIG Highstar Capital II for an undisclosed amount

Nov 22, 2006

NRG Energy Buys Back Shares

Princeton's NRG Energy agreed to repurchase some 4,212,881 shares of its common stock at yesterday's closing

Nov 21, 2006

Brand Connections Acquires SkiView

Advertising facilitator Brand Connections of Montclair has acquired SkiView, a Ridgewood-based company that helps other firms advertise at ski resorts.

Nov 21, 2006

Orchid Cellmarks 14M Financing Move

Orchid Cellmark in Princeton, a provider of DNA-testing services, says it entered an agreement with investors to raise about $14.0 million in aggregate gross proceeds in a common stock private-equity financing

Nov 17, 2006

QSGI Goes for Over-the-Counter Trading

Technology services company QSGI in Hightstown says it will withdraw its listing from the NYSE Arca online stock exchange to trade its common

Nov 17, 2006

Citigroups Global Community Day

Citigroup, the New York-based financial services company, says it expects more than 40,000 of the company’s employees, their families and friends to participate

Nov 17, 2006

States Debt Rises

New Jersey borrowed another $4.1 billion during the last budget year, running total state debt to a record

Nov 17, 2006

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