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MSC Software To Be Acquired by Hexagon for $834 Million

February 03, 2017

San Francisco – Paul Hastings LLP, a leading global law firm, announced today that the firm advised MSC Software and its majority stockholder Symphony Technology Group with respect to Hexagon AB’s agreement to acquire MSC for US$834M on a cash and debt free basis. MSC Software is a leading provider of computer-aided engineering (CAE) solutions, including simulation software for virtual product and manufacturing process development.
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The transaction is subject to regulatory approvals and other customary conditions and is expected to close in April. It will be fully financed via bank facilities.

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