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Transactions (Mergers & Acquisitions) 
Bank of Scotland$40 billion merger with Halifax creating HBOS
AT&T Communications$22 billion sale to SBC Communications
MFS Communications$14 billion merger with WorldCom
ITT Corporation$14 billion merger with Starwood Lodging
Level 3 Communications$10 billion reorganization and spin-off from Peter Kiewit Sons’
American Home Products$10 billion acquisition of American Cyanamid
RJR Nabisco$9 billion proxy solicitation defense
Student Loan Corp$8.7 billion sale of assets to Citi
WebMD$8 billion merger with Healtheon
Momentive Performance Materials$7.5 billion merger with Hexion
Blue Circle Industries plc$6 billion successful hostile offer defense
BAE Systems plc$4.2 billion acquisition of United Defense Industries
BAE Systems plc$3.8 billion disposal of 20% interest in Airbus to EADS
Sanford C. Bernstein$3.5 billion merger with Alliance Capital Management
ConAgra$2.9 billion acquisition of International Home Foods
Farnell Electronics plc$2.8 billion acquisition of Premier Industrial
The Dial Corp$2.8 billion spin-off of its Consumer Products Business
MFS Communications$2.7 billion spin-off from Peter Kiewit Sons’
General Dynamics$2.3 billion acquisition of Jet Aviation Management
MFS Communications$2.2 billion tax-free acquisition of UUNet Technologies
Apollo Management$1.8 billion acquisition of EGL, Inc.
PHH Corporation$1.8 billion sale to General Electric and Blackstone
BAE Systems$1.6 billion sale of BVT Surface Fleet to BAE
Quick & Reilly Group$1.6 billion merger with Fleet Financial Group
ConAgra$1.4 billion sale of Swift fresh meats business to Hicks Muse
Potash Corporation$1.4 billion acquisition of Arcadian
Newport News Shipbuilding$1.2 billion spin-off from Tenneco
Gold Kist$1.1 billion sale to Pilgrim’s Pride
Garantia$1.1 billion merger with Credit Suisse First Boston
CalEnergy$1.1 billion acquisition of Magma Power
GN Great Nordic$1.1 billion acquisition of Photonetics
Colgate-Palmolive$1.1 billion acquisition in South America
Thermadyne$811 million sale to DLJ Merchant Banking Partners
Crystal River$792 million sale to Brookfield Asset Management
Cox Radio$765 million sale to COX Enterprises
BAA Plc$751 million acquisition of Duty Free International
ConAgra$670 million divestiture of ConAgra Poultry to Pilgrim’s Pride
British Airways Plc$625 million divestiture of equity interest in US Airways
ConAgra$600 million divestiture of United Agri Products to Apollo Management
Spirent Communications$590 million sale of Networks Product Division
Monsanto$580 million divestiture of ABS Styrenics Plastics
CKX$550 million sale to Apollo Global Management
Siemens$530 million divestiture of Pacesetter
Silverleaf Resorts$500 million sale to Cerberus Capital Management
GN Great Nordic$465 million acquisition of Beltone
PennEngineering$306 million sale to Tinicum Capital Partners
Farnell Electronic Services$300 million divestiture of Farnell InOne to Arrow Electronics
LJL BioSystems$290 million sale to Molecular Devices
Mearl$273 million sale to Engelhard
PepsiCo$250 million divestiture of casual dining restaurant businesses
GKN$244 million acquisition of Airbus’ Filton Manufacturing Operations by GKN
JLG Industries$203 million acquisition of Gradall Industries
Hosiery Corp. of America$200 million sale to Kelso & Co.
London & Overseas Freighters$200 million merger with Frontline Ltd.
Mack Printing Group$200 million sale to Cadmus Communications
Westmoreland Coal$179 million acquisition of Kemmerer Mine from Chevron
Wright Medical$140 million recapitalization by Warburg Pincus
Elk Horn Coal$120 million sale to Rhino Resource Partners
Thermadyne$115 million divestiture of Clarke Holding Corporation to Incentive AB
ATC Group Services$106 million sale to Cardno
Simon Storage$102 million sale to Siena Investments
JLG Industries$100 million purchase of OmniQuip business from Textron
Thermadyne$100 million divestiture of Deloro Stellite to Morgan Grenfell Development Capital
Xinhua Finance Ltd$94 million sale of Mergent to Carousel Capital Partners
Simon Engineering$90 million sale of Simon Access division to Terex
Scientific Games$87 million sale of SG Racing to Sportech
Edward S. Gordon$75 million sale to Insignia Financial
Xinhua Finance$46 million sale of Glass Lewis to Ontario Teachers Pension Plan
New Mountain CapitalAcquisition of majority stake in SNL Financial
Tomkins plcAcquisition of Selkirk Americas
Forstmann Little & Co.Acquisition of International Management Group
Xinhua Finance Ltd.Acquisitions of Taylor Rafferty, Mergent Inc. and G7 Group
Emerging Sovereign GroupSale of a majority stake to the Carlyle Group
NGP Energy Capital ManagementSale of 40% stake to Barclays Capital
National ExpressSale of Stewart Airport
Collegiate Licensing Corp.Sale to International Management Group
Evolvent Technologies Inc.Sale to ManTech International
AIGSale of financial institutions business to Aegon
Sir Michael BishopSale of his shareholding in bmi to Lufthansa