TA Associates Completes Buyout of SpeedCast

TA Associates Completes Buyout of SpeedCast

TA Associates has acquired  a network and satellite communications service provider, from Asia Satellite Telecommunications Co. SpeedCast is a network and satellite communications service provider offering managed networks services in over 30 countries throughout Asia, the Middle East and Africa. SpeedCast’s customers include telecom carriers, Internet service providers, governments and non-governmental organizations, and other enterprises […]

Clearlake Capital Group Acquires Mformation Technologies

Clearlake Capital Group Acquires Mformation Technologies

Clearlake Capital Group has acquired substantially all of the assets of Mformation Technologies, a provider of mobile device management (MDM) software. Clearlake is providing a significant capital infusion to accelerate the company’s growth. The new company will be named Mformation. “With more than 500 million devices under management, over 50 leading service provider and enterprise […]

Onex and CPPIB Acquire Tomkins’ Air Distribution Division

Onex and CPPIB Acquire Tomkins’ Air Distribution Division

Onex Corporation and Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB) have agreed to acquire the Air Distribution division of Tomkins for approximately $1.1 billion. The closing of the transaction is expected to occur in the fourth quarter of 2012. Tomkins’ Air Distribution division is a North American manufacturer of grills, register and diffusers (GRDs), terminal units, […]

Norwest Equity Partners Exits Becker Underwood

Norwest Equity Partners Exits Becker Underwood

BASF has agreed to acquire Becker Underwood, a portfolio company of Norwest Equity Partners (NEP), for $1.02 billion. NEP acquired Becker Underwood in 2004. Becker Underwood is a provider of technologies for biological seed treatment, seed treatment colors and polymers, as well as products in the areas of biological crop protection, turf and horticulture, animal […]

Sagard Capital Partners Acquires IntegraMed America

Sagard Capital Partners Acquires IntegraMed America

Sagard Capital Partners and IntegraMed America, a developer of specialty healthcare facilities in the fertility and vein care markets, today announced the completion of Sagard Capital’s acquisition of IntegraMed for $14.05 per share in cash, representing a total equity purchase price of approximately $169.5 million. IntegraMed develops, markets and manages specialty outpatient healthcare facilities, with […]

Empire Investment Holdings Acquires CSS Studios

Empire Investment Holdings Acquires CSS Studios

Empire Investment Holdings has acquired CSS Studios, a post production sound company, from Discovery Communications. CSS Studios, through seven subsidiaries, provides post production sound services to motion picture studios, independent producers, broadcast networks, cable channels, advertising agencies and interactive producers. CSS is comprised of Todd-AO, Soundelux, Sound One, Modern Music, POP Sound, Soundelux Design Music […]

Weston Presidio Invests in Digital Intelligence Systems

Weston Presidio Invests in Digital Intelligence Systems

Weston Presidio has made a $20 million growth equity investment in Digital Intelligence Systems, a provider of IT professional services. Digital Intelligence Systems (DISYS) is a provider of IT professional services including IT staffing and consulting, finance and professional services, ERP services, and infrastructure support services. The company was recently recognized by Staffing Industry Analysts […]

Tregaron Capital Exits Economic Modeling

Tregaron Capital Exits Economic Modeling

Tregaron Capital has sold its portfolio company, Economic Modeling (EMSI), a provider of employment data and economic analysis to Career Builder. Tregaron Opportunity Fund I, which acquired EMSI in February 2010, realized a 6.8x return on the fund’s investment in the company. EMSI is a provider of employment data and economic analysis via web tools […]

Comvest Acquires FMI Products

Comvest Acquires FMI Products

The Comvest Group, through its portfolio company Lennox Hearth Products, has acquired FMI Products, a designer and manufacturer of gas and wood fueled hearth products. As part of this transaction FMI Products will merge with Lennox Hearth Products to create a new platform company called Innovative Hearth Products. Innovative Hearth Products is a manufacturer of […]

Leeds Equity Partners Acquires Evanta Ventures and Sports Leadership Institute

Leeds Equity Partners Acquires Evanta Ventures and Sports Leadership Institute

Leeds Equity Partners has signed an agreement to acquire Evanta Ventures and Sports Leadership Institute from DMG Events, a subsidiary of Daily Mail and General Trust. “Leeds Equity Partners is excited to partner with Bob Dethlefs and the management team at Evanta and Sports Leadership Institute,” said Jeffrey Leeds, President and Co-Founder of Leeds Equity […]