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Today's Deals: Register.com Buys Afternic

CMGion + Tribal Voice, Register.com + Afternic.com

 Register.com (RCOM) acquires Afternic.com


   *  Amount:         $45 million


   *  Terms:            4.38 million shares/$10 million cash

   *  Premium:        n/a


   *  Industry:        Internet services


   *  Scorecard:      A-


    NEW YORK, Sept. 15--Register.com , an Internet domain name registrar, and Afternic.com, a provider of domain name resale services, announced that register.com has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Afternic.com, a provider of domain resale services including, auctions and appraisals to individuals and businesses of all sizes. Register.com will issue 4.38 million shares of common stock and pay $10 million in cash.



 CMGion acquires Tribal Voice


   *  Amount:         Undisclosed