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Middle Market Investment Banking Firm, FOCUS LLC, Represents Pleiad in Acquisition by CROMSOURCE International Transaction in Life Sciences and Clinical Research Organization Industry

Pleiad Devices, Ltd. (Stirling, Scotland) has been acquired by Cromsource SRL (Verona, Italy).

Washington, DC (June 4, 2012) – FOCUS LLC, a national middle market investment banking firm providing merger, acquisition, divestiture and corporate finance services, announced that Pleiad, domiciled in Stirling,Scotland, with a substantial presence in the U.S. (Cambridge, Massachusetts) has been acquired by CROMSOURCE, headquartered in Verona, Italy. FOCUS represented Pleiad in the transaction.

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Middle Market Investment Banking Firm FOCUS LLC Represents Takata Corporation in the Purchase of BAE Systems Safety Products, Inc. and Schroth Safety Products GmbH in the U.S. and Germany, subsidiaries of BAE Systems

Takata Corporation (Japan) has acquired BAE Systems Products, Inc. and Schroth Safety Products, GmbH, subsidiaries of BAE Systems (United Kingdom).

Washington, DC (March, 6 2012) – FOCUS LLC, a national middle market investment banking firm providing merger, acquisition, divestiture and corporate finance services, announced today that Takata Corporation has acquired BAE Safety Products, Inc and Schroth Safety Products GmbH for $32M. FOCUS represented Takata in the transaction.

Based in Tokyo, Japan, Takata is a major …

Middle Market Investment Banking Firm FOCUS LLC Represents SBC Systems Company, Inc. in Acquisition by Morneau Shepell Ltd. SBC is a leader in employee benefits administration systems

SBC Systems has been acquired by Morneau Shepell.

Atlanta, GA (February 6, 2012) – FOCUS LLC, a national middle market investment banking firm providing merger, acquisition, divestiture and corporate finance services announced that the business of SBC Systems Company, Inc. has been acquired by Morneau Shepell. FOCUS represented SBC Systems in the transaction.

SBC Systems, headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, and its affiliate in …

Middle Market Investment Banking Firm FOCUS LLC Represents Henkel Corrosion Engineering in Acquisition by Ergon, Asphalt & Emulsions, Inc.

Corrosion Engineering, a business unit of Henkel Corporation has been acquired by Ergon.

Washington, DC (December 30, 2011) – FOCUS LLC, a national middle market investment banking firm providing merger, acquisition, divestiture and corporate finance services announced that substantially all of the assets of Henkel Corporation’s Corrosion Engineering business have been acquired by the ErgonArmor division of Ergon Asphalt & Emulsions, Inc. part of Ergon, Inc, in Jackson, …

Middle Market Investment Banking Firm FOCUS LLC Represents Communications Systems, Inc. in Acquisition of Patapsco Designs Limited of the UK. Acquisition Highlights the Importance of Technologies that Facilitate the Move to Next Generation Networks.

Washington DC (August 2, 2011) – FOCUS LLC, a national middle market investment banking firm providing merger, acquisition, divestiture and corporate finance services, announced today that Communications Systems, Inc. (CSI) has acquired Patapsco Designs Limited (Patapsco). Patapsco is now part of CSI’s Transition Networks business unit. FOCUS represented CSI in the transaction. The acquisition will …

Middle Market Investment Banking Firm FOCUS LLC Represents the Bioline Group of Companies in its Sale to Meridian Bioscience, Inc. Deal Marks Tenth Deal for FOCUS in 2010

Bioline has been acquired by Meridian Bioscience, Inc.

Washington DC (July 23, 2010) – FOCUS LLC, a national middle market investment banking firm providing merger, acquisition, divestiture and corporate finance services, announced today that the Bioline group of companies has been acquired by Meridian Bioscience, Inc. (NASDAQ: VIVO). FOCUS represented Bioline in this transaction.

The acquisition included the purchase of all the outstanding …

Middle Market Investment Banking Firm FOCUS LLC Represents India-Based Glodyne Technoserve in its Acquisition of DecisionOne. Acquisition Creates Leader in U.S. Global Technology IMS Marketplace.

Glodyne Technoserve Limited has acquired U.S based DecisionOne Corporation

Washington DC (July 15, 2010) – FOCUS LLC, a national middle market investment banking firm providing merger, acquisition, divestiture and corporate finance services, announced today that Glodyne Technoserve Limited (NSE: GLODYNE, BSE: 532672) has acquired U.S based DecisionOne Corporation, a large technology IMS Services company. FOCUS represented Glodyne Technoserve in the $104 million transaction.

Glodyne …

FOCUS LLC Represents U.K.-Based Avialec International’s Sale to KAPCO|VALTEC

Avialec International has been sold to KAPCO|VALTEC

Washington, DC (May 5, 2008) – FOCUS LLC, a national middle market investment banking firm providing merger, acquisition, divestiture and corporate finance services, announced today that Avialec International has been acquired by KAPCO|VALTEC, an aerospace supply chain management company, based in Brea, Calif. FOCUS represented Avialec International in this international transaction.

Founded in 1982, Avialec, …

FOCUS LLC Represents India-Based Pradot Technologies in Acquisition of GroupOne Healthsource. Acquisition Reinforces Trend of Foreign Buyers Buying U.S. Companies through “Dual Shore” Strategy.

Pradot has acquired GroupOne Healthsource

Washington, DC (January 31, 2008) – FOCUS LLC, a national middle market investment banking firm providing merger, acquisition, divestiture and corporate finance services, announced today that India-based Pradot Technologies acquired GroupOne Healthsource, a full-service healthcare billing, technology and consulting company based in St. Louis, MO. FOCUS represented Pradot Technologies in the international deal.

Founded in …

FOCUS, LLC Represents Advanced Controls Systems in Acquisition by Portugal-Based EFACEC

Advanced Control Systems has been acquired by EFACEC

Atlanta & Washington, DC (October 25, 2007) - Today, FOCUS, LLC, a national middle market investment banking firm providing merger, acquisition, divestiture and corporate finance services, announced they represented Advanced Control Systems (ACS) in its recent acquisition by EFACEC.

“EFACEC purchased ACS because of its technological capabilities and loyal customer base in North America, which …