GE Agrees to Acquire Amersham

Emulex plans to buy Vixel, and more deal news

General Electric (GE ) agrees to acquire Amersham (AHM ), a British medical diagnostic and bioscience company, for $9.5 billion. (10/10)

An affiliate of Jaguar Technology Holdings LLC agrees to buy Firepond (FIRE ) for $3.16 per share. (10/9)

Emulex (ELX ) agrees to buy Vixel (VIXL ) for $10 per share. (10/9)

Melita International agrees to buy Concerto Software (CRTO ) for $12 per share. (10/8)

Simon Property Group (SPG ) and the U.S. unit of Westfield America Trust withdraw $20 per share cash tender offer for Taubman Centers (TCO ). (10/8)

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