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Mergers and Acquisitions

Marsh & McLennan Rebrands Consulting Units

May 11, 2007
The Mercer Oliver Wyman, Mercer Management Consulting and Mercer Delta units will be renamed the Oliver Wyman Group and will have combined revenue of $1.3 billion and 2,500 employees in 40 cities.
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Rumors Swirl Around HotJobs, Monster Deals

May 4, 2007
Reports emerged Friday, May 4, that Microsoft has asked Yahoo—parent company of HotJobs—to consider a buyout worth up to $50 billion. Meanwhile, buzz about Monster Worldwide’s potential buyout intensifies.
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Union Takes Aim at Private Equity Buyouts

May 4, 2007
The Service Employees International Union has set its sights on a new target: private equity firms. Late last month, the union launched a Web site and published a paper expressing its concerns about the wave of private equity deals taking over corporate America and the implications for workers.
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Infor Says It Will Acquire Workbrain

April 2, 2007
Based in Toronto, Workbrain makes software for tasks such as time and attendance, workforce planning and workforce scheduling. Clients include British Airways, General Mills and Target.
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