Due Diligence

Cybersecurity Must Be Part of the M&A Process, says Eric Feldman, CIO of the Riverside Co.
The Yahoo data breach, coming in the midst of Verizon’s acquiring the struggling Internet company, provides a moment of reflection on cybersecurity


The Weekly Wrap: Bravo Sports, Trans World, US Foods
Bravo Sports buys Nutcase; Trans World acquires Etailz; US Foods purchases Save on Seafood

Private Equity

PE Firms Fundraising: Apollo Accord, Welkin Captial and Others
Summit Investors is also raising a fund

Digital Edition


Fund of Funds, Lender

ESOP, Recapitalization

Agriculture, Natural Resources

New York, Hong Kong

Northeast US, Asia/Pacific

United States, Canada


Influential Women

Mergers & Acquisitions’ special report celebrates 25 leading female transaction professionals, including Jeri Harman, founder of Avante Mezzanine Partners

Mid-Market Awards

Mergers & Acquisitions Names Winners of the 9th Annual M&A Mid-Market Awards

After a grueling vetting process in which the editorial staff of M&A Magazine pored over 2007's top deals, the winners emerged, showcasing a blend of creativity, foresight and hustle.

Middle-Market Deal of the Year
TPG Capital's acquisition of Midwest Air Group

Lower Middle-Market Deal of the Year
Acquisition of Topps by Madison Dearborn and Tornante Co.

Small-Cap Deal of the Year
Riverside Co.'s acquisition of Anitox

Cross-Border Deal of the Year
Lazard's sale of MCT Corp.

Technology Deal of the Year
Elevation Partners' sale of VG Holding

Consumer Deal of the Year
Sterling Investment Partners' acquisition of Fairway Markets

Energy Deal of the Year
First Reserve Corp.'s sale of Ohmstede

Industrial Deal of the Year
Castle Harlan's sale and DLJ's acquisition of RathGibson

Media Deal of the Year
The sale of Mediabistro

M&A Road Warrior Award
Michael Gibbons of Brown Gibbons Lang & Co.