Blog: IDEX CORP /DE/ : Regulation FD Disclosure, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits (form 8-K) –

Item 7.01. Regulation FD Disclosure.

A copy of the press release relating to the transaction described below is
attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and is furnished herewith.

Item 8.01. Other Events.

On September 13, 2022, IDEX Corporation (the “Company”) issued a press release
announcing that it has entered into a signing protocol (the “Signing Protocol”)
whereby, after completion of the consultation process with relevant Dutch works
council, the Company will enter into a Sale and Purchase Agreement (the
“Purchase Agreement”) pursuant to which the Company will acquire from Rivean
Capital, a European mid-market private equity firm, all of the equity of Muon
B.V., a private limited liability company in the Netherlands, and its
subsidiaries (“Muon”). Muon manufactures highly precise flow paths in a variety
of materials that enable the movement of various liquids and gases in critical
applications for medical technologies, semiconductor, food processing, digital
printing, and filtration.

Pursuant to the terms of the Purchase Agreement, the Company has agreed to
acquire Muon for cash consideration of €700 million. The transaction is expected
to close in the fourth quarter of 2022, subject to regulatory approvals,
including the consultation process with the Dutch works council, and customary
closing conditions.

Cautionary Note Regarding Forward-Looking Statements

This Current Report and the Exhibits hereto contain “forward-looking” statements
within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, as
amended. Such forward-looking statements include statements regarding the
expected benefits of the acquisition of Muon Group, the expected impact of the
acquisition on the Company’s product offerings or proposed product offerings,
the Company’s combined existing and new customers, the enhancement of the
Company’s business strategy, integration plans, the expected growth
opportunities and synergies resulting from the acquisition, the Company’s
ability to achieve its targets, the anticipated long term value to the Company’s
shareholders, the projected earnings of the Muon Group and the related impact on
the Company’s earnings, and the expected timing and funding for the closing of
the acquisition. These statements are subject to inherent uncertainties and
risks that could cause actual results to differ materially from those
anticipated at the date of this report. The risks and uncertainties include, but
are not limited to, the following: the impact of health epidemics and pandemics,
including the COVID-19 pandemic, and the impact of related governmental actions,
on the Company’s ability to operate its business and facilities, on its
customers, on supply chains and on the U.S. and global economy generally;
economic and political consequences resulting from terrorist attacks and wars,
including Russia’s invasion of Ukraine and the global response to this invasion,
which, along with the ongoing effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, could have an
adverse impact on the Company’s business by creating disruptions in the global
supply chain and by potentially having an adverse impact on the global economy;
levels of industrial activity and economic conditions in the U.S. and other
countries around the world, including uncertainties in the financial markets;
pricing pressures, including inflation and rising interest rates, and other
competitive factors and levels of capital spending in certain industries, all of
which could have a material impact on order rates and the Company’s results; the
Company’s ability to integrate the Muon Group and to acquire, integrate and
operate other acquired businesses on a profitable basis; the relationship of the
U.S. dollar to other currencies and its impact on pricing and cost
competitiveness; political and economic conditions in foreign countries in which
the Company operates; developments with respect to trade policy and tariffs;
interest rates; capacity utilization and the effect this has on costs; labor
markets; supply chain backlogs, including risks affecting component
availability, labor inefficiencies and freight logistical challenges; market
conditions and material costs; risks related to environmental, social and
corporate governance (“ESG”) issues, including those related to climate change
and sustainability; and developments with respect to contingencies, such as
litigation and environmental matters. Additional factors that could cause actual
results to differ materially from those reflected in the forward-looking
statements include, but are not limited to, the risks discussed in the “Risk
Factors” section included in the Company’s most recent annual report on Form
10-K and the Company’s subsequent quarterly reports filed with the


Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) and the other risks discussed in the
Company’s filings with the SEC. The forward-looking statements included here are
only made as of the date of this report, and management undertakes no obligation
to publicly update them to reflect subsequent events or circumstances, except as
may be required by law. Investors are cautioned not to rely unduly on
forward-looking statements when evaluating the information presented here.

Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.


99.1 Press Release dated September 13 , 2022

104 Cover Page Interactive Data File (the cover page XBRL tags are embedded
within the Inline XBRL document).


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