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BET Founder Robert L. Johnson Launches I-Bank
The founder of Black Entertainment Television also owns numerous businesses, including a prolific PE Firm

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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

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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

Processing Payments, Fueling Deals


Dover, Wex and FleetCor have made recent deals in the payments technology sector

Cross-Border M&A: Mexico Speeds Up While China Slows Down


Latin America offers proximity to the U.S., a growing middle class and the potential upside that investors once found in Asia

Audax Closes Mid-Market Mezz Fund


The firm has invested in Centerplate, Shoes For Crews and Worldwide Express

Jordan-Backed AFF Acquires Ocean Freight Provider GTS to Expand Beyond Core Markets


Atlas Air, Bregal Sagemount and Transport Holdings have also made logistics deals

WPP Buys French Consumer Data Provider in Post-Brexit EU Push


Similar deals have come from HGGC, Summit Partners and Tyco

Revelstoke-Backed Transport Holdings Acquires Truck Provider Jones Motor Group


The purchase follows logistics deals by Atlas Air, Bregal Sagemount and XPO

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

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