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Apollo Global nears deal to buy Arconic for more than $10 billion: WSJ

Apollo Global Management LLC (APO.N) is nearing a deal to buy U.S. aluminum products maker Arconic Inc (ARNC.N) for more than $10 billion, the Wall Street Journal reported on Tuesday. The private equity firm would pay between $21 and $22 per share in a deal that would likely be announced this week, the report said, citing people familiar with the matter. The deal would represent a premium of 10 percent or more as the shares were recently trading just above $19, according to the report. Arconic s...
Tags: Trends, Wall Street Journal, Apollo, WSJ, Reuters, Apollo Global, PE Deals, Arconic, Arconic Inc, U S aluminum products, Arconic Elliott Management Corp

LVL3 buys Hoffman Instrumentation Supply

LVL3 has acquired Hillsboro, Oregon-based Hoffman Instrumentation Supply, a provider of components and systems used primarily in the semiconductor, aerospace and defense, government research laboratories, and other industries. No financial terms were disclosed. PRESS RELEASE PORTLAND, ORE. (PRWEB) JANUARY 14, 2019 LVL3, a private equity group located in Portland, Oregon today announced the acquisition of privately-owned Hoffman Instrumentation Supply (HIS). HIS is a premier manufacturer and dist...
Tags: Trends, Portland, Portland Oregon, Jason, Corey, PE Deals, PRWEB, Hillsboro Oregon, UHV, His, HV, Hoffman Instrumentation Supply, Jason Frank Partner, Corey Hoffman

Virgo invests in 80 Acres Farms

Virgo Investment Group has made a “significant” investment in Cincinnati, Ohio-based 80 Acres Farms, an indoor farming company. No financial terms were disclosed. PRESS RELEASE CINCINNATI, Jan. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — 80 Acres Farms, a leader in the rapidly growing indoor vertical farming industry, announced it has received a significant investment from Virgo Investment Group, a San Francisco Bay Area based private equity firm that invests in companies transforming and disrupting high-potential ...
Tags: Family, Trends, North America, Virgo, Hamilton, San Francisco Bay Area, Company, Cincinnati Ohio, HAMILTON Ohio, PE Deals, Virgo Investment Group, Acres Farms, Ohio Arkansas North Carolina, Alabama Virgo Investment Group, Mike Zelkind, Acres Farms We

OpenGate to buy Saint-Gobain’s silicon carbide unit

OpenGate Capital said Jan. 15 that it agreed to buy the silicon carbide division of Saint-Gobain SA. Financial terms weren’t announced. The Saint-Gobain silicon carbide division produces metallurgical feedstock, refractory materials abrasive grains, and products used in technical ceramics. PRESS RELEASE January 15, 2019 03:00 AM Eastern Standard Time LOS ANGELES & PARIS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–OpenGate Capital, a global private equity firm, announced today that it has entered into exclusive discussions ...
Tags: Europe, Trends, Venezuela, Epa, North America, Paris France, Los Angeles California, Saint Gobain, PE Deals, OpenGate Capital, OpenGate Capital OpenGate Capital, SGO, Saint Gobain SA Financial, Gobain, Norway Belgium Brazil

Bain Capital Private Equity to buy majority of Brillio

Bain Capital Private Equity has agreed to buy a majority of Brillio. Financial terms weren’t announced. Brillio’s current management team will continue to lead the company. Brillio, of Santa Clara, California, provides digital consulting and technology services. PRESS RELEASE SANTA CLARA, CA — January 15, 2019 — Brillio, a global digital technology consulting and solutions company, today announced the signing of a definitive agreement for Bain Capital Private Equity to acquire a majority stake i...
Tags: Verizon, Trends, Bain Capital, Raj, NLP, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich Rosati, PE Deals, Bain Capital Private Equity, Brillio, Brillio Financial, Brillio of Santa Clara California, Raj Mamodia, Raj Mamodia CEO of Brillio, Yokohama Coats, Mamodia, Pavninder Singh

JZ Capital sells Petrocorner

JZ Capital Partners Ltd said Jan. 15 that it sold Petrocorner to a Spanish subsidiary of British Petroleum. JZ Capital said it expected to receive cumulative gross proceeds of 12.1 million euros from the sale (including interim proceeds and escrows). Petrocorner is a network of petrol stations throughout Spain. PRESS RELEASE 15 January 2019 JZ Capital Partners Limited (LSE: JZCP.L or “JZCP”), the London listed fund that invests in US and European microcap companies and US real estate, is pleased...
Tags: London, US, Trends, Spain, London Stock Exchange, Madrid, PE Deals, British Petroleum, New York Chicago London, David Zalaznick, JZ Capital, JZ Capital Partners Ltd, JZ Capital Partners Limited LSE, JZCP, David Zalaznick JZCP, JZ Capital Partners

TA Associates invests in LIST SpA

TA Associates said Jan. 15 that it invested in LIST SpA. Financial terms weren’t announced LIST, of Pisa, Italy, provides trading and compliance software solutions and infrastructural services to financial institutions. Latham & Watkins LLP provided legal counsel and KPMG served as financial adviser to TA Associates. Nctm Studio Legale provided legal counsel and Studio MCCR served as financial adviser to LIST SpA. PRESS RELEASE TA Associates Announces Investment in LIST S.p.A.   BOSTON and PISA,...
Tags: Hong Kong, Europe, Boston, Trends, United States, Malaysia, Italy, Kpmg, Ta, Pisa, United Kingdom Spain, Pisa Italy, PE Deals, TA Associates, Latham Watkins LLP, TA Associates TA Associates

Salt Creek Capital buys Beauchamp

Salt Creek Capital has acquired Brighton, Michigan-based Beauchamp Lawn & Snow Service Inc, a provider of commercial grounds maintenance services and residential landscaping services. No financial terms were disclosed. PRESS RELEASE Woodside, California – January 9, 2019: Salt Creek Capital is pleased to announce the acquisition of the lawn and snow-related assets of Beauchamp Lawn & Snow Service, Inc. (Beauchamp), a leading provider of commercial grounds maintenance services and residential lan...
Tags: Trends, David, Detroit, San Francisco Bay Area, Company, Southeast Michigan, Woodside California, Salt Creek Capital, Creek Capital Salt Creek Capital, PE Deals, Salt Creek, Beauchamp, Brighton Michigan, Daniel Price, Brighton MI, Beauchamp Lawn Snow Service Inc

Shell and PGGM aim to bid for Dutch energy company Eneco: Reuters

Royal Dutch Shell and Dutch pension fund manager PGGM on Monday said they are investigating a joint offer for Dutch energy company Eneco [ENECO.UL]. The 53 municipalities that currently own Eneco, estimated by analysts to be worth about 3 billion euros ($3.4 billion), in December said they will sell the company through an auction later this year.
Tags: Trends, Royal Dutch Shell, Shell, Reuters, PGGM, Eneco, PE Deals

Vora Ventures buys digital commerce firm Hinge

Vora Ventures has acquired Cincinnati-based Hinge, a digital commerce company. No financial terms were disclosed. PRESS RELEASE CINCINNATI (PRWEB) JANUARY 12, 2019 Vora Ventures, a U.S. based private equity firm specializing in building B2B information technology companies, announced today that it has acquired Cincinnati based Hinge (, a digital commerce company that works with Fortune 1000 brands to increase their eCommerce revenues. Hinge provides market information,...
Tags: Amazon, India, Trends, Hinge, Cincinnati, Cagr, SAN FRANCISCO LONDON, Vora, PE Deals, PRWEB, Vora Ventures, Vora Group, Mahendra Vora, Vora Labs, Fred Killingsworth Founder, Seattle Chicago San Francisco London

Satori invests in Able Machinery Movers

Satori Capital has made an investment in Grapevine, Texas-based Able Machinery Movers, a heavy machinery-moving and rigging company. No financial terms were disclosed. PRESS RELEASE DALLAS & FORT WORTH, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Satori Capital, a Dallas/Fort Worth multi-strategy investment firm committed to the principles of conscious capitalism, announced today an investment in Able Machinery Movers, Inc. Able is a heavy machinery-moving and rigging company that serves customers in a variety of sec...
Tags: Texas, Trends, EBITDA, Dallas Fort Worth, Krieger, Grapevine Texas, Dallas Fort Worth Texas, PE Deals, Satori, Satori Capital, Sunny Vanderbeck, Satori Capital Satori Capital, David Krieger, Able Machinery Movers, Able Machinery Movers Inc Able, Grapevine Texas Able

SDC will take majority stake in SummitIG

SDC Capital Partners will acquire a majority stake in Summit Infrastructure Group Inc, a dark fiber infrastructure provider to carriers, data center operators, content providers and large businesses in Northern and Central Virginia. No financial terms were disclosed. SummitIG’s current owner Columbia Capital will retain an ownership stake in the company following the closing of the deal. PRESS RELEASE NEW YORK, Jan. 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Summit Infrastructure Group, Inc. (“SummitIG” or the “Co...
Tags: New York, Virginia, Trends, Columbia, Dla Piper, Company, Northern Virginia, Columbia Capital, Alexandria Va, Skadden Arps Slate Meagher Flom LLP, Bill Cook, Central Virginia, PE Deals, Todd Aaron, Bank Street Group, John Siegel Partner

Vista completes take-private buyout of Apptio

Vista Equity Partners has closed its previously announced take-private acquisition of Bellevue, Washington-based Apptio Inc, a provider of business management software. The value of the transaction was $1.94 billion. As a result of the closing, Apptio will no longer trade on the NASDAQ. Qatalyst Partners served as financial adviser to Apptio, while Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati was legal adviser to Apptio. Vista’s legal adviser is Kirkland & Ellis LLP. PRESS RELEASE BELLEVUE, Wash., Jan. 10, ...
Tags: San Francisco, Trends, Vista, Kirkland Ellis LLP, Gupta, Vista Equity Partners, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich Rosati, Bellevue Washington, PE Deals, Apptio, Bellevue WA, Vista Equity Partners Vista Equity Partners, Vista Equity Partners Vista, Apptio Inc, Apptio Vista, Austin Chicago New York City Oakland

Aethon buys QEP Resources’ Northwest Louisiana’s natural gas assets

Aethon Energy Management has acquired QEP Resources‘ Northwest Louisiana’s natural gas assets. No financial terms were disclosed. PRESS RELEASE DALLAS, January 11, 2019 – Aethon Energy Management (“Aethon”), a Dallas-based private investment firm and owner-operator of onshore oil & gas assets, today announced the completion of its acquisition of natural gas assets from wholly owned subsidiaries of QEP Resources, Inc. (NYSE: QEP). The assets are located in the Haynesville basin in northwest Louis...
Tags: Texas, Trends, United States, North Dakota, Dallas, Louisiana, North America, Ontario, BMO Capital Markets, Wind River, Northern Region, QEP Resources Inc, Weil Gotshal Manges LLP, Sidley Austin LLP, Aethon, Northwest Louisiana

Warren Equity buys M&D Distributors

Warren Equity Partners has acquired Humble, Texas-based M&D Distributors, an aftermarket provider of mission-critical diesel engine parts and components within primarily Texas, Oklahoma, and Louisiana. No financial terms were disclosed. PRESS RELEASE HUMBLE, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Warren Equity Partners, a lower middle market private equity fund, is pleased to announce the acquisition of Magneto & Diesel Injector Service, Inc. (“M&D Distributors” or the “Company”). M&D Distributors, based in Humb...
Tags: Trends, Louisiana, North America, Company, The Company, Trey, Ingram, Humble Texas, Texas Oklahoma, PE Deals, Trey Ingram, Michael Zhang, Humble Tx, Warren Equity Partners, Steven Wacaster, Warren Equity

HKZ Private Capital buys Terra Dynamics

HKZ Private Capital has acquired Terra Dynamics, a landscape construction firm serving the Puget Sound region. No financial terms were disclosed. ACT Capital Advisors represented Terra Dynamics on the transaction. PRESS RELEASE SEATTLE (PRWEB) JANUARY 11, 2019 ACT Capital Advisors Announces the Acquisition of Terra Dynamics Inc by HKZ Private Capital LLC Founded in 1985 by Tina Scoccolo, Terra Dynamics is a leading landscape construction firm serving the Puget Sound region. Terra Dynamics works ...
Tags: Trends, Seattle, Pacific Northwest, Tina, Portland OR, Corporate Finance, PE Deals, PRWEB, Robert Hild, Capital Advisors LLC, Chris Sheppard, HKZ Private Capital, Terra Dynamics, ACT Capital Advisors, Acquisition of Terra Dynamics Inc, HKZ Private Capital LLC

Guardian invests in TacMed Solutions

Guardian Capital Partners has made an investment in Anderson, South Carolina-based TacMed Solutions, a maker of hemorrhage control and related safety products for emergency trauma care across the military, law enforcement, fire & emergency services, and civilian end markets. No financial terms were disclosed. PRESS RELEASE WAYNE, Pa.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Guardian Capital Partners (“Guardian”) announced that it invested in Tactical Medical Solutions, LLC (“TacMed Solutions” or the “Company”) on Decemb...
Tags: Trends, Pennsylvania, Healthcare, Army, Guardian, Philadelphia, Alan, Ross, Securities And Exchange Commission, Company, Anderson South Carolina, Ross Johnson, Morgan Lewis Bockius LLP, PE Deals, Guardian Capital Partners, BUSINESS WIRE Guardian Capital Partners

Brentwood acquires Afterburn Holdings

Brentwood Associates has acquired a majority stake in Houston-based Afterburn Holdings, an Orangetheory Fitness franchisee. No financial terms were disclosed. Piper Jaffray & Co advised Afterburn Holdings on the transaction while Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP provided legal counsel. And, Burr & Forman LLP provided legal advice to Brentwood. PRESS RELEASE LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Brentwood Associates (“Brentwood”), a leading middle-market private equity investment firm, announced it h...
Tags: Los Angeles, Trends, Houston, Company, Brentwood, Houston Texas, Inc, Nelson Mullins Riley Scarborough LLP, Brentwood Associates, Orangetheory Fitness, PE Deals, Piper Jaffray Co, Rahul Aggarwal, EPOC, Orangetheory, Burr Forman LLP

LNK exits Beachbody

LNK Partners has sold its minority stake in Beachbody, a provider of fitness and weight-loss solutions. The buyer was not identified. No financial terms were disclosed. PRESS RELEASE LNK Partners is pleased to announce the successful exit of our minority investment in Beachbody. Beachbody is a leading creator and marketer of fitness and weight-loss solutions such as T25, P90X, INSANITY, 21 Day Fix, and Shakeology. During LNK’s investment period, the company significantly expanded its direct sell...
Tags: Trends, Carl, Beachbody, David Landau, LNK, PE Deals, Carl Daikeler, LNK Partners, Beachbody Beachbody, Shakeology During LNK

Kriya Capital buys RSSI

Kriya Capital has acquired Natchez, Mississippi-based Receivable Solutions Specialist Inc, a provider of revenue cycle management services to healthcare organizations. No financial terms were disclosed. PRESS RELEASE DALLAS, Jan. 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Kriya Capital, a Dallas-based private equity firm with holdings positioned in the healthcare, telecommunication, technology and BPO sectors, announced today the acquisition of Receivable Solutions Specialist Inc., (RSSI). Headquartered in Natchez,...
Tags: Trends, Healthcare, Dallas, CRM, Bruce, Natchez Mississippi, Negi, PE Deals, Brice, Kriya, Investment Management, RSSI, Kriya Capital, Receivable Solutions Specialist Inc, Occupational Care and Urgent Care, Karan Negi Kriya Capital Managing Partner

Gallant invests in Aero Turbine

Gallant Capital Partners has made an investment in Stockton, California-based Aero Turbine, an aerospace maintenance, repair and overhaul service provider. No financial terms were disclosed for the transaction that was done in partnership with Doug Clayton and Dave Mattson. PRESS RELEASE LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Gallant Capital Partners (“Gallant”), a Los Angeles based investment firm, announced today that it has invested in Aero Turbine, a leading aerospace maintenance, repair and overhaul s...
Tags: Los Angeles, Trends, Dave, Army, Gallant, U S Navy, U S Air Force, Doug, Stockton California, PE Deals, Dave Mattson, Gallant Capital Partners, Jon Gimbel Partner, Aero Turbine, Doug Clayton, ANGELES BUSINESS WIRE Gallant Capital Partners

TPG and CICC to form China Synergy platform

TPG and CICC Capital have agreed to form the China Synergy platform. David Bonderman, founder and chairman of TPG; Mingjian Bi, CEO of CICC; and Teh Kok Peng, senior adviser of CICC and former president of GIC Special Investments, will sit on the steering committee. PRESS RELEASE BEIJING, Jan. 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — TPG, the leading global alternative asset firm, and CICC Capital, the private equity arm of China International Capital Corporation Limited (CICC) (3908. HK), China’s preeminent inve...
Tags: Asia, China, Singapore, Trends, Beijing, Frankfurt, Shanghai, Shenzhen, Mainland China, TPG, HK China, PE Deals, David Bonderman, CICC, Mumbai New York San Francisco Seoul, Teh Kok Peng

Incline Equity Partners acquires Profile Products

Incline Equity Partners has acquired Buffalo Grove, Illinois-based Profile Products, a maker of engineered horticultural growing media, erosion control products and soil amendments. No financial terms were disclosed. PRESS RELEASE Incline Equity Partners (“Incline”), a Pittsburgh-based lower middle-market private equity firm, announces that it has acquired Profile Products (“Profile” or the “Company”), a global developer and manufacturer of engineered horticultural growing media, erosion control...
Tags: Trends, Pittsburgh, Company, Buffalo Grove Illinois, PE Deals, Incline Equity Partners, Jim Tanner, Profile Products, Buffalo Grove IL Profile, Joseph Choorapuzha

Luminate Capital buys LiquidFrameworks

Luminate Capital Partners has acquired LiquidFrameworks Inc, a provider of quote-to-cash and field ticketing software across oilfield services, industrial services and environmental services industries. The seller included Houston Ventures. No financial terms were disclosed. PRESS RELEASE HOUSTON and SAN FRANCISCO, January 10, 2019 – LiquidFrameworks, Inc. (“LiquidFrameworks”), the leading provider of quote-to-cash and field ticketing software across Oilfield Services, Industrial Services, and E...
Tags: San Francisco, Trends, Houston, Company, The Company, Kirkland Ellis LLP, PE Deals, Luminate, Luminate Capital Partners, Hollie Haynes, Hollie Haynes Mark Pierce, Sanjay Palakshappa, Luminate Capital, Mark Pierce, Houston Ventures, LiquidFrameworks Inc

Platte River takes control of Sherrill Inc

Platte River Equity said Jan. 9 that it acquired a controlling stake in Sherrill Inc. Financial terms weren’t announced. Sherill, of Greensboro, North Carolina, distributes arborist tools and equipment in North America. PRESS RELEASE DENVER, Jan. 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Platte River Equity (“Platte River”) announced today that it has acquired a controlling interest in Sherrill, Inc. (“Sherrill” or the “Company”). Headquartered in Greensboro, NC, Sherrill is the largest distributor of arborist too...
Tags: Trends, North America, Peter, Company, Platte River, Tripp, Greensboro North Carolina, PE Deals, Sherrill, Sherill, Platte River Equity, Sherrill Inc, Sherrill Inc Financial, Platte River Equity Platte River, Sherrill Inc Sherrill, Greensboro NC Sherrill

Yukon partners with ShoreView Industries, CRA founders to form ASO

Yukon Partners said Jan. 9 that it is partnering with ShoreView Industries and the founders of California Retina Associates (CRA) to form an administrative services organization. The company will provide administrative and non-clinical support services, support CRA, and seek to affiliate with other ophthalmology groups throughout the Western United States. PRESS RELEASE MINNEAPOLIS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Yukon Partners (“Yukon”), a provider of mezzanine capital for middle market private equity transact...
Tags: Minneapolis, Trends, Canada, San Diego, North America, Aso, Southern California, Yukon, Minneapolis Minnesota, CRA, Western United States, American Academy of Ophthalmology, Shoreview, Mani, PE Deals, Yukon Partners

Summit Park invests in Freedom Electronics

Summit Park said Jan. 9 that it invested in Freedom Electronics via a recap. Financial terms weren’t. Freedom Electronics, of Kennesaw, Georgia, makes and sells over 2,300 electronic components used in fuel dispensers, retail point-of-sale systems, and automatic tank gauges. PRESS RELEASE Summit Park Recapitalizes Freedom Electronics January 9, 2019 • Charlotte, North Carolina and Kennesaw, Georgia Summit Park, a Charlotte-based private investment firm, is pleased to announce the recapitalizatio...
Tags: Freedom, Trends, Park, United States, Tennessee, Charlotte, Company, Charlotte North Carolina, Jim Johnson, Summit Park, Rod Smith, PE Deals, Freedom Electronics, Freedom Electronics of Kennesaw Georgia, Kennesaw Georgia Summit Park, Electronics LLC

Oaktree Capital invests $450 mln in Watco

Watco Cos LLC said Jan. 4 that Oaktree Capital Management LP is investing $450 million for a non-controlling equity stake of Watco. Watco, of Pittsburg, Kansas, is a transportation company that provides transportation, terminal and port, mechanical, and supply chain services throughout North America and Australia. Richard Alsop, Laura Friedrich and Kenneth Laverriere of Shearman & Sterling advised Oaktree. PRESS RELEASE PITTSBURG, KS – January 4, 2019 – Watco Companies, LLC (“Watco”) and funds m...
Tags: Australia, US, Trends, Customers, North America, Smith, Company, Oaktree Capital Management LP, Kansas City Southern, Shearman Sterling, Oaktree, Pittsburg Kansas, PE Deals, Oaktree Capital, Emmett McCann, Oaktree Oaktree

ShoreView invests in California Retina Associates alongside management

ShoreView Industries invested in a newly formed administrative services organization that will provide administrative and non-clinical support services to California Retina Associates, an ophthalmology practice based in southern California. ShoreView invested alongside the founders of California Retina Associates. Press Release The Partners of ShoreView Industries are pleased to announce that ShoreView has partnered with the founders of California Retina Associates (“CRA”), a leading retina surg...
Tags: California, Trends, Healthcare, San Diego, Southern California, CRA, Western United States, Shoreview, PE Deals, ShoreView Industries, Retina Associates, California Retina Associates, California ShoreView, California Retina Associates Press, Imperial Counties CRA

Catalyst Principal Partners buys 3 mattress makers

Catalyst Principal Partners said Jan. 9 that it bought three mattress makers: Euroflex Ltd (Uganda); Vitafoam Ltd (Malawi) and Superfoam Ltd (Kenya). Financial terms weren’t announced. The three companies were merged and renamed Mammoth Foam Africa. StratLink advised Euroflex and Vitafoam. PRESS RELEASE NAIROBI, Kenya, Jan. 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Catalyst Principal Partners, a Nairobi-based private equity firm has acquired three top tier mattress manufacturers in Uganda, Malawi and Kenya; Eurofl...
Tags: Trends, South Sudan, Kenya, Cma, Democratic Republic Of Congo, South East Asia, Nairobi Kenya, Nairobi, Saharan Africa, KAMPALA Uganda, Customer Choice, PE Deals, UNBS, Bonnell, StratLink, Catalyst Principal Partners

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