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Mergers & Acquisitions

Iodine Software Adds Advent to Investor Roster

By The Deal Staff
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Published: January 14th, 2022
The healthcare software maker, which was founded in 2010 by serial entrepreneur William Chan, is valued at more than $1 billion with the new investment.
Mergers & Acquisitions

FAT Brands Buys Twin Peaks

By Nikitha Sattiraju
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Published: January 14th, 2022
The restaurant chain operator agrees to buy the chain of sports lodges for $300 million in cash and stock.
Mergers & Acquisitions

Deal Diary: Simpson at Work Again on Blackstone Real Estate

By David Marcus
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Published: January 14th, 2022
Blackstone uses Simpson Thacher, Barclays and Wells Fargo on a $3.6 billion deal for Bluerock Residential, which turns to Wachtell Lipton, Kaplan Voekler, Vinson & Elkins, Morgan Stanley and Eastdil.
Mergers & Acquisitions

Audax Sells RelaDyne to American Industrial

By The Deal Staff
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Published: January 10th, 2022
The sale of the automotive fluids distributor confirms a late November report from The Deal that the $100 million-in-Ebitda business was nearing a deal.
Mergers & Acquisitions

Arxada Wins Enviro Tech Auction

Published: December 23rd, 2021
The deal for the antimicrobial specialist anticipated in November by The Deal is the second strategic acquisition for the Bain and Cinven portfolio company since its carve-out from Lonza.
Mergers & Acquisitions

SPX Flow Agrees to Lone Star Take-Private

By Tom Terrarosa
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Published: December 13th, 2021
Analysts favor guaranteed cash in a roughly $3.6 billion deal over the execution risk associated with continuing as a standalone company amid a recent supply chain crunch.
Mergers & Acquisitions

Drinks With The Deal: Mintz's Matthew Simpson

By David Marcus
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Published: October 1st, 2021
The Mintz partner discusses his transition from peace negotiator to M&A lawyer, why he enjoys the middle market, what he's learned from advising reps and warranties insurers and how he finds serenity on sailboats in the latest edition of Drinks With The Deal.
Podcasts

Behind the Buyouts: EQT's Brown Pivots From Microsoft to EU Tech

By Steve Gelsi
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Published: September 29th, 2021
EQT Growth head Marc Brown said EQT's desire as a firm to do well financially while promoting diversity and inclusion appealed to him as he looked to start a new phase of his career after 20 years working on M&A deals at Microsoft.
Mergers & Acquisitions

Nexstar Targets Political Capital With The Hill

By Chris Nolter
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Published: August 26th, 2021
The TV station group is paying $130 million for the Washington news organization backed by the family office of Apollo Global co-founder Josh Harris and Jimmy Finkelstein.