Great Lakes Chemical Agrees to Buyout

Plus a wrapup of the rest of the week's M&A headlines
Week Company Sym Date Price Comment
THIS WEEK 03/07/2005 through 03/11/2005 GREAT LAKES CHEM GLK 3/9/2005 33 CK to buy: 2.2232 CK = GLK
  RETEK INC RETK 3/9/2005 9 Receives $9-per-share bid from ORCL.
  THOMAS INDUSTR TII 3/9/2005 40 GDI to buy: $40 = TII
  HIBERNIA CORP'A' HIB 3/7/2005 32 COF to buy for $33/share in cash, stock.
  INSIGHT COMMUNIC ICCI 3/7/2005 12 ICCI co-founders Sidney Knafel, Michael Willner, The Carlyle Group propose to take ICCI private at $10.70 per share.
  MAXCOR FINL GROU MAXF 3/7/2005 12 Says it holding preliminary discussions with potential acquirer.
  UNITED DEFENSE I UDI 3/7/2005 74 BAE Systems plc to buy: $75 = UDI
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