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 eBenX (EBNX) to acquire Arbor Administrative Services


   *  Amount:         $61 million


   *  Terms:            2.6 million shares/$17 million cash

   *  Premium:        n/a


   *  Industry:        Consultants/Designers


   *  Scorecard:      B-


    MINNEAPOLIS, Aug. 29--eBenX announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Arbor Administrative Services, d/b/a Arbor Associates, a privately held, Web-based benefits administrator and application service provider (ASP). The acquisition accelerates eBenX's presence in the mid-sized employer marketplace, adding over 120,000 committed employee lives, deep domain expertise in benefits administration, great mid-market broker relationships, and a strong and satisfied mid-market customer base. Arbor shareholders will receive $17 million in cash and 2,587,500 shares of eBenX common stock.



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