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In the world of plastics mergers and acquisitions, the first half of 2018 was filled with big deals and frequent buyers. One of the bigger deals was announced in the waning days of 2017 but was completed in early 2018. That’s when global investment firm Platinum Equity bought Husky Injection Molding Systems Ltd. for nearly $4 billion. Platinum Equity, based in Beverly Hills, Calif., was founded in 1995 by billionaire and Detroit Pistons owner Tom Gores. Husky, based in Bolton, Ontario, had been owned by Boston-based investment firm Berkshire Partners LLC and the private equity arm of the Ontario Municipal Employees Retirement System. Those two investors had purchased Husky, a leading maker of injection molding machinery, robots and hot runner systems, in June 2011 from Toronto-based private equity firm Onex Corp. for $2.1 billion. Westfall Technik Inc. led the ranks of frequent buyers, making five deals in the first half of 2018 after making two in late 2017, shortly after it was formed as a holding company. Chandler, Ariz.-based Westfall in February acquired two California companies,10 Day Parts Inc. of Corona and Elfy’s Inc. of Hayward, that offer rapid prototypin...

Form 8-K KLONDEX MINES LTD For: May 29

Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions (See General Instructions A.2 below): [ ] Written communications pursuant to Rule 425 under the Securities Act (17 CFR 230.425) [ ] Soliciting material pursuant to Rule 14a-12 under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.14a -12) [ ] Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 14d-2(b) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.14d -2(b)) [ ] Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 13e-4(c) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.13e -4(c)) Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b -2 of this chapter). If an emerging growth company, indicate by check mark if the registrant has elected not to use the extended transition period for complying with any new or revised financial accounting standards provided pursuant to Section 13(a) of the Exchange Act. [ ] On May 30, 2018, Klondex Mines Ltd. (the “Company”) filed a technical report concerning its Tru...