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Lenders to get control of UniTek, will provide DIP - source

Sources said lenders led by private equity firms Littlejohn & Co. and New Mountain Capital will swap debt for equity and provide as much as $43 million in post-petition financing. Continue reading

TPG sells stake in RentPath to Providence

The two buyout firms will hold equal ownership interests in the rental housing guide publisher. Continue reading

Brookfield charges up Cross Sound Cable auction - sources

Sale of the transmission company could fetch as much as $200 million. Continue reading

ShoreTel hires Blackstone following hostile Mitel bid

Analyst thinks Mitel Networks will have to offer up to $10 per share to open talks. Continue reading

Caesars to enter into formal talks with bank lenders

Some observers believe the troubled casino operator will try to convince these powerful creditors to become involved in some large decisions, while others feel a prenegotiated bankruptcy filing is the likeliest outcome. Continue reading

Cleco goes to infrastructure investor group for $4.7B

After it got no traction with a sale process last year, an unsolicited bid kicks off an auction. Continue reading

Permira books $3.5B exit from Arysta LifeScience

Sale to Martin Franklin's chemicals rollup Platform Specialty Products provides the London firm with a 1.7 times return on investment. Continue reading

Aldermore steps back from IPO, but Jimmy Choo marches on

British small business lender Aldermore and its private equity owner decide the public markets are not a good risk just now, but luxury footwear maker Jimmy Choo is still ready to kick off an initial public offering. Continue reading

Riverbed to explore options after lowering Q3 projections

The move is needed to placate suitor and critic Elliott Management. Continue reading

Encana unloads Alberta natural gas properties

Deal comes directly after Canadian oil and gas giant's $7.1 billion buy of West Texas' Athlon Energy. Continue reading

TABcom, Foster & Smith hit the auction block

Online pet retailers are expected to fetch buyers in a rapidly consolidating sector. Continue reading

Red Alder, ADW Capital take a swing at ClubCorp

The two hedge funds want the golf club operator to recast its assets into a REIT through a breakup. Continue reading

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