The Pritzker Organization Announces Acquisition Of TMS International Corp. In An Approximately $1 Billion Transaction

August 26, 2013 07:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time
PITTSBURGH & CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–TMS International Corp. (NYSE:TMS) and The Pritzker Organization, LLC (TPO) announced today a definitive merger agreement under which business interests of certain members of the Pritzker family will acquire TMS in an all-cash transaction valued at approximately $1 billion, including refinanced third-party debt. Under the terms of the agreement, TMS stockholders will receive $17.50 in cash for each share of TMS Class A common stock and Class B common stock.