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Wrap Up

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

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How to Leverage Social Media in Dealmaking
Axial’s Sam Jacobs provides tips to use specialized social networks to meet, interact, communicate and transact

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State Street, Moelis, TA Associates
State Street appoints new head of Asia Pacific; Moelis taps former Congressman Eric Cantor; TA adds Clara Jackson to the PE firm's roster

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News

Riverside Invests in Tate's Bake Shop


The investment comes just days after the firm invested in craft beer brewery Uinta Brewing

Turnaround Tuesday: EveryWare Subsidiary Sells Unit to Hilco


The sale comes after the company got a $20M PE investment

Riverside Invests in Education Company Grace Hill


The purchase comes after Riverside divested OnCourse Learning in March

Dollar General Makes $9.7B Family Dollar Counterbid


The battle for Family Dollar began after activist investors Carl Icahn and Nelson Peltz took large stakes in the retailer and then pushed for a sale

Vitamins, Minerals and Supplements Feed Consumers and Deals


Buyers from a wide range of industries capitalize on consumer appetite for Muscle Milk, Slim-Fast, Soylent and other nutrition supplements

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Articles

Deal Pros Stock Up On Food


Dealmakers expect to see continued M&A activity in the grocery and food subsectors

Top Mid-Market Deals Completed in 2013 by Industry


In transactions worth $1 billion or less, the most active sub-sectors in 2013 were real estate; business services; oil and gas; prepackaged software; and hotels and casinos

Diversis Aims to Grow Martin Archery


The new PE firm hopes "to bring the once-thriving business back to prominence"

Q3: Middle-Market M&A Turns Down a Notch


While a global tally shows a slight uptick, U.S. deals below $1 billion still lag

The Secret to Success in Retail


PE firms can maximize returns by focusing on the customer experience of retail chains, says CBX's Todd Maute (pictured)

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