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Mergers & Acquisitions

Checkmarx Sale Reflects Demand for Application Security Testing

By Chris Nolter
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Published: March 20th, 2020
Along with Hellman &Friedman, companies such Synopsys, Japan’s NTT and Microsoft's GitHub have acquired application security testing companies as trends in cyber attacks and regulation.
Private Equity

Tri-Point to Liquidate After Bidder Walks Away

By David Elman
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Published: March 19th, 2020
The First Reserve-backed oilfield services company files for Chapter 11 to wind down after market conditions lead a bidder to cease due diligence.
Mergers & Acquisitions

Coronavirus Clouds M&A Lending Market

By Steve Gelsi
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Published: March 12th, 2020
Lenders continue to process loans but concerns about the impact of the spread of Covid-19 is stoking more uncertainty as financial markets signal a potential recession.
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

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.