Date Location Location Description
8/19 Medafor Inc. CR Bard Inc. Bard agreed to acquired Medafor, a maker of blood clotting
Brooklyn Park Murray Hill, N.J. agents, for $200 million, plus $80 million more depending on
8/19 Endosense SA St. Jude Medical Inc. St. Jude agreed to a pay $170 million for a Swiss company
Meyrin, Switzerland Little Canada whose catheter device also measures force on tissue walls.
St. Jude could pay $161 million more in milestone payments
8/19 WorkOasis Verisae Inc. Verisae, acquired another software-as-a-service company to
Atlanta Minneapolis expand its line of solutions for customers of both companies.
8/20 CHS Inc. Carr's Milling Industries PLC CHS and Carr's agreed to form a joint venture to produce
Inver Grove Heights Carlisle, United Kingdom low-moisture feed block products in Sioux City, Iowa.