BB&T Capital Partners Invests in SeraCare Life Sciences

BB&T Capital Partners Invests in SeraCare Life Sciences

May 8, 2012 – BB&T Capital Partners, through its second mezzanine fund, has invested subordinated debt to support the acquisition of SeraCare Life Sciences by Linden Capital Partners. SeraCare serves the life sciences industry by providing products and services to facilitate the discovery, development and production of human diagnostics and therapeutics. The company’s portfolio includes […]

Olympus Partners Acquires Rotonics Manufacturing

Olympus Partners Acquires Rotonics Manufacturing

May 4, 2012 –  It was announced today that Snyder Industries, a division of Tank Holding Company, a portfolio company of Olympus Partners, has acquired certain assets of Rotonics Manufacturing, a rotational plastic molding company. Rotonics manufactures and distributes a product line that includes bins, buoys, fuel and hydraulic tanks, linen and laundry carts, oil […]

TA Associates Exits eCircle

TA Associates Exits eCircle

May 4, 2012 –   Teradata, a provider of analytic data solutions, and Aprimo, a Teradata company and a provider of integrated marketing management software, today announced the signing of an agreement to acquire eCircle, a provider of cloud-based digital marketing and a portfolio company of TA Associates. eCircle is a full service digital marketing provider.  […]

Clearview Capital Acquires October Road

Clearview Capital Acquires October Road

May 4, 2012 –   Clearview Capital today announced that its portfolio company, Pyramid Healthcare, has acquired October Road.  The closing of the October Road transaction represents Pyramid’s second add-on acquisition under Clearview’s ownership, and marks Pyramid’s initial expansion outside of Pennsylvania.  “This acquisition fits perfectly with our acquisition strategy, which seeks to extend Pyramid’s reach […]

JPMorgan Chase Invests in Code Advisors

JPMorgan Chase Invests in Code Advisors

May 4, 2012 – JPMorgan Chase has agreed to make a $25 million minority investment in Code Advisors, an investment bank based in San Francisco.  Jes Staley, CEO of J.P. Morgan’s Investment Bank and a member of the firm’s Operating Committee, will act as a non-voting observer at Code’s Advisory and Investor Board meetings. “We […]

Clearview Capital Notches 68% IRR on Sale of EN Engineering

May 2, 2012 -Clearview Capital’s recent sale of its portfolio company EN Engineering to CIVC Partners yielded a gross return of 4.5x invested capital for Clearview and a 68% internal rate of return over Clearview’s three-year hold period.  Clearview’s investment in EN Engineering was made through Clearview’s second fund which invests in and develops lower […]

Arsenal Capital Partners Launches New Colorants Platform

Arsenal Capital Partners Launches New Colorants Platform

May 1, 2012 –  Arsenal Capital Partners announced today the acquisitions of Plasticolors, Inc. and Evonik Industries’ Colortrend global colorants business. The firm will combine these two businesses under a new platform company, Chromaflo Technologies, which will be headquartered in Ashtabula, OH. “Because of Arsenal’s deep expertise in the specialty chemicals sector we were able […]

Summit Partners Invests in Newtek Business Services

Summit Partners Invests in Newtek Business Services

April 30, 2012 – Newtek Business Services (dba “The Small Business Authority”) announced today that it has signed an agreement and simultaneously received $10 million in mezzanine debt from a group of lenders led by Summit Partners.  “We are very happy about our new relationship with Summit Partners as an established major investor of equity […]

Palamon Completes Dividend Recap of Cambridge Education Group

April 30, 2012 – Palamon Capital Partners has concluded a transaction with Royal Bank of Scotland to provide a £23 million financing package for its portfolio company Cambridge Education Group which includes a dividend recapitalization for equity holders and additional debt financing for continued growth.  The strength and profitability of Cambridge Education Group has allowed […]

Promus Equity Partners Acquires Quality Control Corp.

Promus Equity Partners Acquires Quality Control Corp.

April 27, 2012 – Promus Equity Partners has acquired Quality Control Corp., a precision machining and assembly services provider.  As part of the transaction, Quality Control Corp has been renamed QCC and will continue to operate independently under the same leadership team.  This transaction marks the third investment by Promus Equity Partners in the past […]