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Restructuring

Ch. 11 Filings to Increase With Fade of Extend and Pretend

By Kirk O’Neil
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Published: February 5th, 2020
Bankruptcy attorneys and advisers predict an increase in petitions this year as the energy, retail and healthcare sectors struggle while lenders are more open to foreclose on assets.
Private Equity

Golden Gate Exits Infor Following 18-Year Hold

By Steve Gelsi
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Published: February 12th, 2020
Koch Equity acquires the rest of business cloud software specialist Infor in a deal that will net Golden Gate Capital a profit of about $3 billion.
Mergers & Acquisitions

Drinks With The Deal: Ted Smith of Union Square Advisors

By David Marcus
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Published: February 11th, 2020
Sullivan’s head of M&A talks to The Deal's David Marcus about his recent work for Tiffany’s, Novartis and Amgen, the challenges consumer goods companies face, and his favorite bars in Hong Kong, Tokyo and New York.
Mergers & Acquisitions

South State, CenterState Scale Up in Southeast

By Michael Brown
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Published: January 31st, 2020
The banks' $6 billion merger continues an already busy 2020 for M&A in the sector as a combination of secular and cyclical trends push regional banks to scale up.
Mergers & Acquisitions

Vista Exits Risk, Compliance Business Regulatory DataCorp

By Chris Nolter
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Published: January 31st, 2020
After holding Regulatory DataCorp for a little more than three years, Vista Equity Partners is selling the risk and compliance data and services company to Moody’s for $700 million.
Mergers & Acquisitions

Spirit Aerosystems Takes Fiber Materials

By Steve Gelsi
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Published: January 21st, 2020
Edgewater Capital exits Fiber Materials after carving out the company in 2016 from GrafTech International, a portfolio company of Brookfield Asset Management.