Washington Business Journal: Vectrus-Vertex merger will create new public company based in N. Va.

Defense contractor Vectrus Inc. and government services company Vertex Inc. are moving forward with a $2.1 billion merger that will move the rebranded company’s headquarters to Northern Virginia. The combined company will be called V2X Inc. and it will trade on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol “VVX.” V2X is expected to be …