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Tax Inversion Rules May Hamper Cross-Border M&A in the Middle Market
Fallout from the new rules won’t be limited to mega deals like Pfizer’s scuttled purchase of Botox maker Allergan

Dealmakers

The Weekly Wrap: Blackboard, Henkel, Medtronic
Blackboard buys Higher One; Henkel purchases Sun Products; Medtronic acquires Heartware

Columns

PE Firms Fundraising: Bison Capital, Prairie and Others
Summit Private Capital is also raising a fund

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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

Business Services

Brexit Vote Adds More Uncertainty to Cross-Border M&A


Britain’s vote to exit the EU may fan the flames that have already singed the middle market in this U.S. presidential election year

Blackboard Acquires Higher One, Looks to Make Tuition Payments Easier


Other education deals have from Apollo, Devry and Weld North

Bruin Sports Invests in Deltatre to Increase Digital Media Presence


AT&T and Twitter are also growing their mobile sports content services

Origami Capital Raises PE Fund Targeting Illiquid Assets


Post Oak Energy, TPG, AE Industrial Partners and Carlyle have also raised capital

Gannett Buys ReachLocal, as Publishers Seek Regional Online Advertisers


Web.com and Perficient have also made acquisitions in the sector

Lovell Minnick-Backed Construction Consultant J.S. Held Purchases Lovett Silverman


The buyer also acquired Chroma Building Corp.’s property loss division and Wakelee Associates

Dealmaker's Guide to M&A Services, Groups & Resources


Data providers, virtual data rooms and networking groups are becoming increasingly important tools in M&A

PE Firms Fundraising: Brookfield Infrastructure, Kainos and Others


Star Mountain Partners is also raising a fund

Snow Phipps Acquires Meeting Scheduler ECRM, Following Mesa Foods Deal


The seller, BV Investment Partners, recently backed textile maker C.F. Stinson

Thoma Bravo Grows Cybersecurity Portfolio with Bomgar Acquisition


The PE firm has also invested in DigiCert, Landesk and Sailpoint

People Moves: Gamett, Louie, Redett


James Gamett forms Sweetwater Capital; Betty Louie (pictured) joins Orrick Herrington; John Redett gets promoted at Carlyle

Accenture Expands Cybersecurity Services in Israel, Buys Maglan


Accenture has previously invested in Cimation, Endgame, FusionX and Team8

GTCR Buys Mortgage Tech Vendor Optimal Blue from Serent Capital


Under Serent’s ownership, Optimal Blue purchased competitor LoanSifter

Guest Article: Ask These 5 Questions Before Hiring A Controller


Controllers are becoming increasingly important in PE-backed companies, says CMF Associates’ Kathryn Kehoe

Dealmakers Connect at ACG Boston's DealFest and DealSource Select


Massachusetts has seen a pickup in M&A with targets including MainSpring Healthcare, Xura and JK Group

Microsoft Expands in Business Networking, Buys LinkedIn


The two companies started deal talks in January and both are looking for new growth opportunities

Axel Springer Buys EMarketer, Extending U.S., Digital Push


Axel Springer bought Business Insider in 2015

Dover to Expand Fuel Pump Payment Services with Wayne Acquisition


Deal follows acquisitions of Fairbanks Environmental and Tokheim Group fueling businesses

Wasserstein-Led Consortium Buys Northstar Travel from Wicks


PE firm joined by Alberta Teachers, John Hancock and Storebrand Insurance in deal

PPG Adds MetoKote, as M&A in Coatings Business Heats Up


Deal follows announced acquisitions of additives companies by Evonik Industries and Maroon Group

Thoma Bravo Buys Again, Backs Supply Chain Management Software Maker Elemica


The PE firm invested in LawLogix, Qlik and SolarWinds

National Security a Top Priority in Cross-Border Deals


In this guest article, BDO’s John Lash says defense and security companies are most likely to come under scrutiny

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