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First Half of 2014 Best for M&A in 3 Years
Positive predictions for 2014 are coming true, with the first six months of the year generating more deals than the same periods in 2012 and 2013

People Moves of the Week

BTIG, D.A. Davidson, KeyBanc
BTIG taps two former Lazard execs; D.A. Davidson launches real estate team; KeyBanc drafts Anne-Marie Peterson to the firm's leveraged finance team

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BET Founder Continues Picking Up Hotels
RLJ Lodging, founded by Robert L. Johnson, recently paid about $50M for an Atlanta Hyatt

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ESOP Candidates Consider Strategic Buyers

An Employee Stock Ownership Plan works for the most altruistic of sellers, while having a strategic buyer leads to a higher valuation, says Lincoln International's Robert Brown and other experts at AM&AA Summer Conference

Ex-Carlyle Distressed Heads Said to Seek $1 Billion for Own Fund

Stellex Capital, Staple Street Capital and Huntsman-Lion Capital Partners are among the fledgling groups raising funds in 2014

Pamlico Invests in DayNine Consulting

The deal comes on the heels of Pamlico's purchasing of Wow! Internet Cable & Phone assets

Siris Seals $250M Deal for Junos Pulse

The seller, Juniper Networks, is selling the assets to focus more on cloud computing

Due Diligence: 7 Tips

Come clean about potential problems, says Sid Shaver of Statesman Corporate Finance, and other experts at AM&AA Summer Conference

SanDisk Secures Deal for Fusion-io

Once high-flying Fusion-io, which boasts Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak as chief scientist, has struggled in recent years

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See which companies have recently indicated doubt about continuing as going concerns in SEC filings, including Epazz, Jammin' Java and Zinco Do Brasil

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Mortgage Builder CEO Keven Smith said he had been open to M&A as a means of growing the company's fulfillment services to the mortgage and real estate industries

John Thain’s CIT Agrees to Acquire OneWest Bank for $3.4B

The former Merrill Lynch chair hired by CIT to lead a turnaround in 2009 now has about $2 billion in excess capital, exceeding what regulators say is needed to cushion against potential losses

Turnaround Tuesday: Struggling Drug Developer Zogenix Wins Massachusetts Lawsuit

The company won the right to sell painkiller Zohydro in Massachusetts, and plans to develop an abuse-deterrent variation of the drug

Lower Middle-Market Dealmakers Flock to Chicago for AM&AA Summer Conference

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