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Wrap Up

M&A Rose in Q3
The first three quarters of the year delivered the highest middle-market deal value for the period in five years

Experts Corner:

Growth in Construction Sector Spurs M&A
The construction products industry is fragmented, making it ripe for consolidation, explains Ridgemont Equity Partners’ Rob Edwards

The Buyside

Tax-Inversion Deals Increase Despite Criticism
Canada's 26.5 percent corporate tax rate is luring Burger King to ditch Miami headquarters

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News

NeoPhotonics Spends $17.5M on Emcore Assets


After selling assets to Suncore and Sumitomo, the semi-conductor maker expects the latest deal to help generate cash flow

Redfin Snatches Up Walk Score in Online Contest for Local Expertise


The deal comes amid consolidation in the online real estate space, with recent acquisitions from News Corp. and Realogy

TPG Gains Control of Talent Agency CAA With New Funding


The PE firm is stepping up its investment at a time when technology is changing the entertainment business, giving artists represented by CAA new outlets, from Netflix to YouTube

Amazon Scored September’s Biggest Middle-Market Deal


The e-commerce company paid $970 million for Twitch Interactive, an online community of video gamers

In Latest Health Care Tech Deal, LabCorp Pays $85M for LipoScience


Deals for health care-related technology companies, including recent targets Medical Payment Exchange and MDDatacor, have been frequent as providers look to pare down costs

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Articles

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

Customers Reign


Marketers should work with customers during the product-development process

SFX Spree Spotlights Fast-Growing Genre


Five deals, the largest being the $130 million acquisition of ID&T, have expanded the buyer's presence in the electronic dance market

Carlyle to Pump Up Dr. Dre's Beats Electronics


The PE firm purchased a minority stake in Andre Young's audio brand with the hopes of expanding it overseas

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

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