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November 5, 2013: 11:09 AM ET

Men's Wearhouse (NYSE: MW) again said that it would not allow any due diligence by Jos. A. Bank (Nasdaq: JOSB), which had said that it may increase its $2.3 billion takeover offer if given access to company information. www.josabank.com

PPF, a Czech investment group, has agreed to acquire a 65.9% stake in Telefonica Czech Republicfrom Telefónica (CATS: TEF) for approximately $3.33 billion. www.telefonica.com

CSM Sport & Entertainment, a subsidiary of Chime Communications PLC (LSE: CHW), has agreed to acquire Just Marketing Inc., a Zionsville, Ind.-based motorsports marketing agency. No financial terms were disclosed. Sellers include Spire Capital and the Indiana Investment Fund.www.justmarketing.com

Dropbox has acquired Sold, a Boston-based app designed to help make selling things easier. No financial terms were disclosed. Sold had been seeded by Google Ventures, Greylock Partners, Matrix Partners, Boston Seed Capital and individual angels. www.dropbox.com

Autohome Inc., an online destination for automobile consumers in China, has filed for a $120 million IPO. It plans to trade on the NYSE under ticker symbol ATHM, with Deutsche Bank and Goldman Sachs (Asia) serving as lead underwriters. The company reports $54 million in net income on $135 million in revenue for the first nine months of 2013. Shareholders include Orchid Asia Fund (12.6% pre-IPO stake). www.autohome.com.cn

CardioDx, a Palo Alto, Calif.-based provider of cardiovascular genomic diagnostics, has set its IPO terms to 5 million shares being offered at between $14 and $16 per share. It would have an initial market cap of approximately $256 million, were it to price in the middle of its range. The company plans to trade on the Nasdaq under ticker symbol CDX, with BoA Merrill Lynch and Jefferies serving as lead underwriters. It has raised over $110 million in VC funding, from Temasek Life Sciences (19.9% pre-IPO stake), Longitude Capital (17.9%), Artiman Ventures (13.9%), Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers (9.5%), J.P. Morgan (6.4%), Mohr Davidow Ventures (5.8%), TPG Biotech, Intel Capital, Pappas Ventures, DAG Ventures, Asset Management Group, Acadia Woods Partners, Bright Capital and GE Capital. www.cardiodx.com

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Dan Primack joined Fortune.com in September 2010 to cover deals and dealmakers, from Wall Street to Sand Hill Road. Previously, Dan was an editor-at-large with Thomson Reuters, where he launched both peHUB.com and the peHUB Wire email service. In a past journalistic life, Dan ran a community paper in Roxbury, Massachusetts. He currently lives just outside of Boston.

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