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Edgewater Acquires Pure Wafer

Edgewater Capital Partners has acquired Wafer Holding Company (dba Pure Wafer). Pure Wafer is the largest US-based provider of silicon wafer reclaim services and supplies virgin silicon wafers, specialty thin film deposition products, and silicon parts services. Customers of the company include most of the world’s largest semiconductor suppliers and equipment manufacturers. Pure Wafer, led…

Wynnchurch Building America II

America II, a distributor of electronic components and a portfolio company of Wynnchurch Capital since October 2017, has acquired Advanced MP Technology. Advanced MP is a global distributor of electronic components and a provider of supply chain services. The company specializes in hard-to-find as well as mature and obsolete electronic components, all of which they…

Hidden Harbor Closes on Fourth Platform

Hidden Harbor Capital Partners has acquired sister companies Anchor Danly and AWC Manufacturing. Anchor Danly is an international manufacturer and distributor of die sets, components, steel plates, and metal fabrications that are used in the production of tools, dies, and molds for metalworking and plastics injection molding, machine bases, mining and construction equipment. According to…

Center Rock Buys LINC, Closes Add-on

Center Rock Capital Partners has acquired LINC Systems, a distributor of fastener, packaging and MRO tools and supplies. Center Rock invested in LINC out of its inaugural fund, Center Rock Capital Partners Fund I LP, which closed earlier this month at an oversubscribed $580 million of limited partner capital commitments. The firm began fundraising in…

Mason Wells Stays Active in Gaming

Mason Wells has acquired Buffalo Games, a manufacturer, and marketer of jigsaw puzzles and board games, from the company’s founders Paul and Eden Dedrick. Mason Wells partnered with CEO Nagendra Raina and other members of the company’s management team on this transaction. According to Mason Wells, Buffalo Games is the largest manufacturer of jigsaw puzzles…

Brazos Exits BlackHawk Industrial

Brazos Private Equity Partners has sold BlackHawk Industrial Distribution to Snow Phipps Group. BlackHawk Industrial Distribution was formed by Brazos in 2010 in partnership with Bill Scheller, the former CEO and President of ORS Nasco, a wholesale distributor of industrial supplies and a portfolio company of Brazos that was sold to United Stationers in 2007.  In…

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Rothschild Closes New US Mid-Market Fund

Rothschild Closes New US Mid-Market Fund

Rothschild Merchant Banking, the investment arm of Rothschild & Co, has held a final closing of Five Arrows Capital Partners (FACP or the Fund), its first corporate private equity vehicle…

Abacus Backs Latest WestView Buy

Abacus Backs Latest WestView Buy

Abacus Finance Group was the Administrative Agent and Lead Arranger for $20 million in senior secured credit facilities to back the recapitalization of AccountabilIT by WestView Capital Partners. Abacus also…

Grey Mountain Adds Associate

Grey Mountain Adds Associate

Grey Mountain Partners has added Justin Lee to its investment team as a new Associate. Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Lee was an Associate in the healthcare group at…

Josh Skelly Joins Corridor

Josh Skelly Joins Corridor

Corridor Capital has added Josh Skelly to its investment team as a Senior Associate. Mr. Skelly will be active with the evaluation, diligence, financing and execution of new investments and…

Abacus Leads Refi of ECA Medical

Abacus Leads Refi of ECA Medical

Abacus Finance Group was the Administrative Agent and Lead Arranger for senior secured credit facilities to support the refinancing of ECA Medical Instruments by LongueVue Capital (LVC). ECA Medical Instruments,…

Auxo Closes Inaugural Fund

Auxo Closes Inaugural Fund

Auxo Investment Partners has held a final hard-cap close of its first fund, Auxo Growth Holdings I LLC (Fund I), with $50 million in committed capital. Investors in the new…

Westhook Capital Closes First Fund

Westhook Capital Closes First Fund

Westhook Capital has held a final closing of its inaugural fund, Westhook Capital Partners LP, with $140 million in commitments. Investors in the new fund include university endowments, family offices,…

Center Rock Closes First Fund

Center Rock Closes First Fund

Center Rock Capital Partners has held a final closing of its inaugural fund, Center Rock Capital Partners Fund I LP, with an oversubscribed $580 million of limited partner capital commitments.…

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Edgewater Acquires Pure Wafer

Edgewater Acquires Pure Wafer

Edgewater Capital Partners has acquired Wafer Holding Company (dba Pure Wafer). Pure Wafer is the largest US-based provider of silicon wafer reclaim services and supplies virgin silicon wafers,…

Hidden Harbor Closes on Fourth Platform

Hidden Harbor Closes on Fourth Platform

Hidden Harbor Capital Partners has acquired sister companies Anchor Danly and AWC Manufacturing. Anchor Danly is an international manufacturer and distributor of die sets, components, steel plates, and…

Center Rock Buys LINC, Closes Add-on

Center Rock Buys LINC, Closes Add-on

Center Rock Capital Partners has acquired LINC Systems, a distributor of fastener, packaging and MRO tools and supplies. Center Rock invested in LINC out of its inaugural fund,…

Mason Wells Stays Active in Gaming

Mason Wells Stays Active in Gaming

Mason Wells has acquired Buffalo Games, a manufacturer, and marketer of jigsaw puzzles and board games, from the company’s founders Paul and Eden Dedrick. Mason Wells partnered with…

Palo Duro Partners Up in Specialty Chemicals

Palo Duro Partners Up in Specialty Chemicals

Palo Duro Capital has partnered with Mario Toukan to form CCR Specialty Chemicals in order to acquire Crowley Chemical and its subsidiary Rusmar. Crowley Chemical manufactures and distributes…

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IGP Closes Sale of Grakon

IGP Closes Sale of Grakon

Industrial Growth Partners has closed the sale of Grakon, which was announced last month, to Methode Electronics for $420…

KLH Capital Exits BluSky

KLH Capital Exits BluSky

KLH Capital has sold BluSky Restoration to Dominus Capital. KLH Capital acquired the company in May 2015. BluSky…

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