Columbia West Capital News - Southwest Deal Intelligence
01.18.11 Utah Deal Intelligence - December 2010

 

This report is prepared as a courtesy to the Utah business community by Columbia West Capital, LLC based on our research and information collected by our firm. Despite our dedicated efforts, occasionally a deal might be missed or appropriate credit not given to legal or financial advisors. Please feel free to contact us if you have information on a transaction that you want to assure is included and credit attributed to appropriate advisors. Also, feel free to forward to others who may have interest; they can be added to the regular distribution by contacting our office. Our contact information is below.  


M&A - Strategic

12-6-2010 Viawest Internet Services, Inc. acquired SingleEdge for an undisclosed amount. Based in Salt Lake City, Utah, SingleEdge builds, manages, and operates data centers in the United States.


12-7-2010 Aetna Inc. (NYSE: AET) entered into an agreement to acquire Medicity, Inc. for approximately $500.0 million. Based in Salt Lake City, Utah, Medicity develops enterprise-class software applications and data integration solutions for the healthcare market in United States.


12-7-2010 Equation Consulting, Inc. acquired HealthCare Business Consulting L.L.C. for an undisclosed amount. Based in Salt Lake City, Utah, Equation Consulting provides economic solutions and decision support services to physicians and hospitals in the United States.


12-7-2010 SS&C Technologies Holdings, Inc. (NasdaqGS: SSNC) acquired PC Consulting Inc. for an undisclosed amount. Based in Kaysville, Utah, PC Consulting, doing business as TimeShareWare, develops and markets software solutions for the shared-ownership industry.


12-20-2010 Blue Castle Holdings, Inc. acquired Willow Creek Companies, Inc. for an undisclosed amount. Based in Salt Lake City, Utah, Blue Castle Holdings, Inc. engages in the development and deployment of nuclear power plant projects in Green River, Utah.


12-20-2010 PTI Group USA LLC acquired Mountain West Oilfield Service and Supplies, Inc. for $47.0 million. Based in Vernal, Utah, Mountain West Oilfield Service and Supplies provides remote site workforce accommodations to the oil and gas industry.  


M&A - Financial

12-10-2010 The Pritzker Group acquired ACI Medical Devices, Inc. from RoundTable Healthcare Partners and Argon Medical Devices, Inc. for an undisclosed amount. Based in Murray, Utah, ACI Medical Devices engages in developing, manufacturing, and marketing medical devices. Jones Day served as legal advisor to RoundTable Healthcare.  


Private Placements

12-17-2010 Broadcast International Inc. (OTCBB: BCST) announced a private placement for gross proceeds of $14.0 million. Based in Salt Lake City, Utah, Broadcast International engages in the installation, management, and support of private communication networks for large organizations in the United States. Holland & Hart LLP is serving as legal advisor to Broadcast International.  


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