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Restructuring

Stalking Horse Wins Pier 1 IP

By David Elman
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Published: July 15th, 2020
Retail Ecommerce Ventures will pay $31 million for the retailer's intellectual property after topping Sycamore Partners at auction.
Restructuring

Multiple Bidders to Split Ravn Assets

By David Elman
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Published: July 15th, 2020
An auction for assets of the regional airline yielded seven winners with offers totaling $39.66 million.
Restructuring

Chuck E. Cheese to Restructure in Ch. 11

By David Elman
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Published: July 1st, 2020
The Apollo Global Management-backed operator of entertainment centers and restaurants has been dealing with the effects of Covid-19-related closures.
Restructuring

Cirque du Soleil Tumbles Into Court to Sell Assets

By David Elman
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Published: July 1st, 2020
Shareholders TPG, Fosun and CDPQ have agreed to serve as stalking horse with an offer that would inject $300 million in liquidity into the live entertainment company and assume certain liabilities.
Mergers & Acquisitions

Uncertainty Clears Path for Large PIPEs

By Bill Meagher
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Published: June 15th, 2020
The PIPEs market, primarily a capital source for small and microcap companies, has seen an influx of large-cap interest from high-profile investors as Covid-19 stretches balance sheets.
Podcasts

Drinks With The Deal Podcast: Penn's David Skeel

By David Marcus
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Published: May 14th, 2020
David Skeel, a bankruptcy professor at the University of Pennsylvania, talks about his work with the Puerto Rico Oversight Board, lessons from 2008 and his thoughts on the potential fallout from the coronavirus.
Mergers & Acquisitions

Covid Webcast: Cash Is King, Control a Bonus

By Tom Terrarosa
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Published: May 14th, 2020
In a discussion hosted by The Deal in partnership with Edelman, dealmakers weighed in on the new landscape of their industries amid the Covid-19 pandemic, who is best positioned to do deals and how.