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January 2000
Mergers & Acquisitions Report;01/31/2000, Vol. 13 Issue 5, p7
Presents a summary of merger deals in the United States which are valued more than $50 million. Fairfield Communities company and Carnival Corp.; Life Technologies company and Dexter Corp.; Trigen Energy Corp. and Elyo company.


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