United Technologies, Honeywell, Other M&A News in Security and Home Automation

Honeywell talks merger with United Technologies, then reportedly shops its Building Solutions unit. Tyco, Nortek and ADT, all giants in security and home automation, have also been active in M&A discussions and deals.

Feb 26, 2016

ADT Expected to Be Acquired by Apollo Global Management

Investment group that bought Protection 1 and ASG Security last year is expected to close a multibillion-dollar deal for industry leader ADT.

Feb 16, 2016

Hillary Clinton Blasts Tyco/JCI Inversion Merger as ‘Perversion’

Saying the merger 'should be stopped,' Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton attacks the proposed merger between giants Johnson Controls Inc. and Tyco Int'l due to the tax-avoidance consequences.

Feb 05, 2016

Johnson Controls to Merge With Tyco in $20B Inversion Deal

Security and building control industrial leaders Johnson Controls and Tyco International combine $32 billion in revenue in a controversial tax-avoiding inversion deal.

Jan 25, 2016

Home-Tech Mergers, Acquisitions, IPOs, Investments, Shakeups, Deals of 2015

Flextronics picks up Wink, Legrand invests in Netatmo, Alarm.com goes public, Sears acquires WallyHome, Nortek acquires Numera ... and other IoT and A/V mergers, acquisitions and equity events of 2015.

Dec 29, 2015