Today’s Deals: ACTV Lights the Bottle Rocket

ACTV + Bottle
Rocket
, Fusion Networks + Visualcom, Razorfish + Medialab AG



















































 ACTV (IATV) acquires Bottle Rocket

 

  
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Amount:
        
Undisclosed

 

  
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Terms:
           
n/a

 

  
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Premium:
        n/a

 

  
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Industry:
       
Content/Communities

 

  
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Scorecard:
      B

 



    NEW YORK, Aug. 21–ACTV announced that it
    has acquired Bottle Rocket, a New York City-based developer and
    distributor of interactive entertainment products for the Internet. Bottle Rocket, which will retain its
    name and operate as a wholly owned subsidiary of ACTV, creates online entertainment based on
    proprietary technology engines for trivia, prediction, simulation,
    arcade-style, and multi-player games. The acquisition adds new features to
    ACTV’s stable of proprietary enhanced media technologies and makes its an
    immediate leader in online interactive games. Terms of the transaction were
    not disclosed.


     

 
































 Razorfish (RAZF) acquires Medialab
AG

 

  
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Amount:
    &nbs

p;    $9.4
million

 

  
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Terms:
           
446,080 shares/$1.4 million cash

 

  
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Premium:
        n/a

 

  
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Industry:
       
Consultants/Designers

 

  
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Scorecard:
      B

 



    HAMBURG, Germany, Aug. 21–Razorfish , a
    global digital solutions provider, announced the acquisition of the German
    e-business solutions provider Medialab AG. Munich-based Medialab is recognized throughout Germany
    for its strong strategy consulting, back-end technology capabilities, and
    advanced Web design work, and will strongly increase Razorfish’s presence in the German
    market. The acquisition is valued at approximately $9.4 million, in which
    Razorfish will issue 446,080 shares of common stock and make a cash payment
    of approximately $1.4 million.


     

 
































 Fusion Networks (FUSN) to acquire
Visualcom

 

  
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Amount:
         n/a

 

  
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Terms:
           
2 million shares/2.5 million warrants

 

  
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Premium:
        n/a

 

  
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Industry:
        Performance
software

 

  
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Scorecard:
      C

 



    MIAMI, Aug. 21–Fusion Networks , a
    provider of one-to-one Internet marketing software, portal technology and
    content, announced that it has signed a Letter of Intent to acquire
    Visualcom, an Internet consulting company based in Miami, Florida
    that targets companies focused on Latin America. The proposed transaction
    includes the issuance to the shareholders of Visualcom of two million shares of Fusion Networks common stock and
    2.5 million warrants in exchange for all of the outstanding shares of
    Visualcom.


     

 

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