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CCMP Capital Invests in PQ

CCMP Capital Invests in PQ

CCMP Capital Advisors and PQ Holdings, a specialty chemical company, have signed an agreement under which CCMP will acquire an approximate 47% interest in PQ from The Carlyle Group.  PQ was acquired by an investor group led by The Carlyle Group in 2007.  PQ’s existing shareholders – INEOS, Carlyle and management – will continue to…

Nautic Acquires All Metro Health Care

Nautic Acquires All Metro Health Care

Nautic Partners has partnered with management to acquire All Metro Health Care Services, a provider of home and community based health services. All Metro is a licensed home care agency providing primarily non-skilled personal care aide services, including light housekeeping, homemaking, bathing and grooming to seniors and high needs individuals. In addition to its non-skilled…

Windjammer to Sell BBB to Pamplona

Windjammer to Sell BBB to Pamplona

Windjammer Capital Investors has reached an agreement to sell its portfolio company BBB Industries to Pamplona Capital Management.  Pamplona is currently investing out of its fourth private equity fund, Pamplona Capital Partners IV LP, which was raised in June 2014.  The transaction is expected to close prior to year end 2014. BBB is a manufacturer…

Argosy Acquires Fairway Building Products

Argosy Acquires Fairway Building Products

Argosy Investment Partners has acquired a controlling ownership interest in Fairway Building Products, a manufacturer of railing systems for residential and commercial decks. Fairway Building Products is a manufacturer of vinyl, aluminum and composite railing systems and a distributor of ancillary building products. The company’s products are used primarily for residential decks. The company’s customers…

Cortec Group Acquires Inter V Medical

Cortec Group Acquires Inter V Medical

CHSL Holdco (CHS), a portfolio company of Cortec Group, has acquired Inter V Medical, a distributor of medical products and a portfolio company of Entrepreneur Capital. Inter V Medical (IVM) is a distributor of medical products developed by global device manufacturers to the Canadian hospital market.  The company specializes in two main health sectors –…

JMC Capital Acquires Nematron

JMC Capital Acquires Nematron

Comark, a portfolio company of JMC Capital Partners, has acquired the assets of Nematron Corporation, a provider of computers and monitors used in industrial automation applications. Nematron provides industrial personal computers (IPCs) and monitors that are used in harsh industrial environments. The company’s products are designed to withstand high temperature and humidity, shock & vibration,…

News

CCMP Closes Fund 3 at $3.6 Billion

CCMP Closes Fund 3 at $3.6 Billion

CCMP Capital Advisors has closed its most recent middle market buyout and growth equity vehicle, CCMP Capital Investors III, LP (CCMP III), at $3.6 billion in aggregate capital commitments. CCMP III’s investors include domestic and foreign public and corporate pension funds, sovereign wealth funds, insurance companies, foundations, endowments and high net worth individuals. The closing…

Ex-Legg Mason Pro Joins Altamont to Build Financial Services Platform

Ex-Legg Mason Pro Joins Altamont to Build Financial Services Platform

Altamont Capital Partners has added Dave Odenath to the firm as an Operating Partner.  Mr. Odenath will focus on investment opportunities in the financial services sector, and will spearhead a buy-and-build business strategy to create a distribution-led asset management company. “We are thrilled to welcome Dave to our team.  His relationships and expertise in the…

Summit Park Closes Fund, Makes First Acquisition

Summit Park Closes Fund, Makes First Acquisition

Summit Park has recapitalized Tennessee Industrial Electronics (TIE), a supplier of new and refurbished parts for computer numerical control machine tools.  This transaction marks Summit Park’s first investment in its second fund, Summit Park II, LP, and the initial closing of the fund occurred concurrent with the closing of the TIE acquisition. Tennessee Industrial Electronics…

RBS Citizens Launched New Technology and Services Group

RBS Citizens Launched New Technology and Services Group

RBS Citizens has created a new lending division with the launch of the Technology and Services banking group.  The new group will focus on both emerging growth and established technology companies that are active in software and systems; business services; hardware and equipment; and media & communications. “We have a very strong portfolio of technology…

Carlyle Closes Asia Fund at $3.9 Billion

Carlyle Closes Asia Fund at $3.9 Billion

The Carlyle Group has held a final close of Carlyle Asia Partners IV (CAP IV) at $3.9 billion, more than 50% larger than its predecessor fund.  Carlyle’s Asia buyout funds make control and significant minority investments in companies across the Asia ex-Japan region. Through June 2014, Carlyle has invested $14.1 billion in equity throughout the…

Kristin Lee Joins NewSpring in Chicago

Kristin Lee Joins NewSpring in Chicago

Kristin Lee has joined the NewSpring Capital team as a Principal of NewSpring Mezzanine Capital, the mezzanine lending arm of NewSpring Capital.  Ms. Lee will be based in the firm’s newly opened offices in Chicago. Ms. Lee has over 15 years of lower middle-market experience.  Prior to NewSpring, she was a Director at Midwest Mezzanine…

New Platform

CCMP Capital Invests in PQ

CCMP Capital Advisors and PQ Holdings, a specialty chemical company, have signed an agreement under which CCMP will acquire an approximate 47% interest in PQ from The Carlyle Group.  PQ was acquired by an investor…

Argosy Acquires Fairway Building Products

Argosy Investment Partners has acquired a controlling ownership interest in Fairway Building Products, a manufacturer of railing systems for residential and commercial decks. Fairway Building Products is a manufacturer of vinyl, aluminum and composite railing…

Norwest Acquires Uintah from Moelis

Norwest Equity Partners (NEP) has acquired Uintah Engineering & Land Surveying, a provider of surveying and related services to the energy industry.  Uintah was a portfolio company of Moelis Capital Partners. Uintah is a provider…

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Nautic Acquires All Metro Health Care

Nautic Partners has partnered with management to acquire All Metro Health Care Services, a provider of home and community based health services. All Metro is a licensed home care agency providing primarily non-skilled personal care…

Cortec Group Acquires Inter V Medical

CHSL Holdco (CHS), a portfolio company of Cortec Group, has acquired Inter V Medical, a distributor of medical products and a portfolio company of Entrepreneur Capital. Inter V Medical (IVM) is a distributor of medical…

JMC Capital Acquires Nematron

Comark, a portfolio company of JMC Capital Partners, has acquired the assets of Nematron Corporation, a provider of computers and monitors used in industrial automation applications. Nematron provides industrial personal computers (IPCs) and monitors that…

Hastings Acquires American Well Service

Extreme Plastics Plus (EPP), a portfolio company of Hastings Equity Partners, has acquired American Well Service. American Well Service (AWS) provides containment and closed loop solids control to energy exploration and production companies throughout the…

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Windjammer to Sell BBB to Pamplona

Windjammer Capital Investors has reached an agreement to sell its portfolio company BBB Industries to Pamplona Capital Management.  Pamplona is currently investing out of its fourth private equity fund, Pamplona Capital Partners IV LP, which…

North Castle Completes Sale of Ignite

North Castle Partners has completed the sale of Ignite USA, a developer and marketer of thermal mugs, to Newell Rubbermaid for a purchase price of $308 million.  North Castle invested in Ignite in March 2013. …

Hastings Exits Advanced Precision Products

Hastings Equity Partners has sold its portfolio company, Advanced Precision Products, to Precision Engineered Products, a portfolio company of The Jordan Company and Nautic Partners. Advanced Precision Products (APP), led by CEO Jeff Buck, is…

North Castle Partners Exits International Fitness

North Castle Partners has sold its portfolio company International Fitness Holdings to TriWest Capital. International Fitness is an operator of fitness clubs in the province of Alberta, Canada operating under two brands – World Health…

Financing

RBS Citizens Launched New Technology and Services Group

RBS Citizens has created a new lending division with the launch of the Technology and Services banking group.  The new group will focus on both emerging growth and established technology companies that are active in…

Golub Backs Buy of Barry

Golub Capital was the administrative agent and joint lead arranger in providing an $85 million first lien term loan and $20 million second lien term loan to support the recently closed acquisition of R.G. Barry…

GE Antares Backs Kohlberg’s Nielsen & Bainbridge Add-on

GE Antares served as administrative agent on a $315 million senior secured credit facility to support the acquisition of The Home Décor Companies by Nielsen & Bainbridge, a portfolio company of Kohlberg & Company, from…

Brentwood Selects Golub to Finance Buy of Marshall Retail Group

Golub Capital was the Sole Bookrunner and Administrative Agent on a $165 million financing to support the acquisition of Marshall Retail Group (MRG) by Brentwood Associates.  MRG had been a portfolio company of ICV Capital…

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