Tekelec Global Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Software Company

Tekelec Global has acquired 3 companies of its own. A total of 2 acquisitions came from private equity firms. It has also divested 4 assets.

Tekelec Global’s largest acquisition to date was in 2004, when it acquired Taqua for $85M. It’s largest disclosed sale occurred in 2006, when it sold IEX to NICE Systems for $200M. Tekelec Global has acquired in 2 different US states. The Company’s most targeted sectors include software (100%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity7
    • M&A Buy Activity3
    • M&A Sell Activity4
  • Total Sectors Invested 1
  • Total Countries Invested 1
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 6
  • M&A Advisors 1

Tekelec Global, Inc.

5200 Paramount Parkway,
Morrisville, North Carolina 27560
United States,
(919) 460-5500
www.tekelec.com

Tekelec Global, Inc. is a provider of signaling and session control systems and software to both wireless and wireline carriers as well as cable network operators.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '07 '08 '09 '10 '11 '12 T
Buy (0.0/yr) # 3 - - - - - 3
vol $170M $170M
Sell (0.2/yr) # 3 - - - - 1 4
vol $260M $260M
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Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Tekelec Mobile Messaging Business 2012-07-09 - Divestiture
Amsterdam, Netherlands
Tekelec, Inc. - Switching Solutions Group 2007-03-20 - Divestiture
, United States
IEX Corp. 2006-05-22 200M USD Divestiture
Richardson, Texas
Steleus, Inc. 2004-10-14 57M USD Add-on Acquisition
Westford, Massachusetts
VocalData, Inc. 2004-09-01 28M USD Add-on Acquisition
Richardson, Texas
Taqua LLC 2004-02-25 85M USD Add-on Acquisition
Richardson, Texas · www.taqua.com
Network Diagnostics Business / Tekelec 2002-07-16 60M USD Divestiture
, United States
View All >>

M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Software 3 (100%) 170M (100%) 1 (25%) 200M (77%)
Communications - - 2 (50%) -
Information Technology - - 1 (25%) 60M (23%)
Total 3 $170M 4 $260M

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 3 170M 3 260M
  Texas 2 113M 1 200M
  Massachusetts 1 57M - -
Netherlands - - 1 -
Domestic 3 (100%) 170M (100%) 3 (75%) 260M (100%)
Cross-border - - 1 (25%) -
Total 3 $170M 4 $260M

Top M&A Advisors

Financial Deals
Morgan Stanley
1

Deal Values

buy # Total
< $100M 3 $170M
TOTAL $170M
Largest Taqua LLC
$85M (2004-02-25)
sell # Total
$100M to $1B 1 $200M
< $100M 1 $60M
TOTAL $260M
Largest IEX Corp.
$200M (2006-05-22)

M&A Connections

Deals
Acquired from
Investor(s)
67%
2 (67%)
Divested to
Strategic(s)
100%
4 (100%)

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