Feb 9, 2007

Prudential Honored by LATINA Style Magazine

Prudential Financial ranks among the top 50 employers for Hispanic women, according to LATINA Style magazine. The Arlington, Va.-based publication held its LATINA Style 50 award ceremony in Washington, D.C., Thursday

Feb 8, 2007

Ashland to Delist from Chicago Exchange

Chemical company Ashland, owner of Ashland Water Technologies in Boonton, today said it has provided notice to the Chicago Stock Exchange of its plans to delist all of its common stock shares from the exchange. The Covington, Ky.-based chemical company will continue to list its common stock on the New

Feb 6, 2007

The Marquis Agency Acquires Somerville Firm

Insurance company the Marquis Agency, a subsidiary of the NIP Group in Woodbridge, today said it has acquired Thomas J. Sharp & Associates for an undisclosed amount. Somerville-based Thomas J. Sharp & Associates specializes in liability insurance

Feb 5, 2007

Trigence Gets Additional 8M in New Financing

Trigence, a software company that targets data-center and distributed server operating systems, has secured $8 million in new financing, for a total of $17.5 million in venture funding. Trigence AE software improves application management in Linux or Solaris operating systems

Feb 2, 2007

Vornado Ups Bid for EOP

Vornado Realty Trust today announced that it has raised its bid to buy Chicago-based commercial landlord, Equity Office Properties, to $56 per share, or $39.7 billion, surpassing a

Feb 2, 2007

Now Thats Cold

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Feb 2, 2007

Sentence Passed

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Feb 2, 2007

Slow Economy Fails to Ding Big Law Firms

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Feb 1, 2007

Quest Diagnostics Buys HemoCue for 420M

Quest Diagnostics in Lyndhurst, one of the largest providers of diagnostic medical testing and services, acquired Angelholm, Sweden’s HemoCue, a provider of so-called near patient testing, for $420 million. EQT II, a group of private equity funds, sold HemoCue to Quest. The deal will put Quest into the near patient, also known as point-of-care,...

Jan 31, 2007

AutoMart Buys Matawan Company

Beijing Sino-US Jinche Yingang Auto Technological Services, also known as AutoMart, acquired Matawan-based Deep Field Technologies through a reverse merger announced today. AutoMart will own 85 percent of the combined company, which has an estimated market

Jan 31, 2007

Piping Big Deal

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