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

People Moves of the Week

BTIG, D.A. Davidson, KeyBanc
BTIG taps two former Lazard execs; D.A. Davidson launches real estate team; KeyBanc drafts Anne-Marie Peterson to the firm's leveraged finance team


BET Founder Continues Picking Up Hotels
RLJ Lodging, founded by Robert L. Johnson, recently paid about $50M for an Atlanta Hyatt

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Fund of Funds, Lender

ESOP, Recapitalization

Agriculture, Natural Resources

New York, Hong Kong

Northeast US, Asia/Pacific

United States, Canada


People Database

Exclusive data on top players in capital markets

Sylvie Gadant


Firm: Citrin Cooperman

In the news: People Moves of the Week: Barclays, Bryan Cave, Mayer Brown



July 7, 2014

Past Issues

US Public

U.S. Public M&A Activity

Summary of U.S. public merger activity between June 30- July 7

Small Cap

Lower Middle Market Transaction Activity

U.S. merger activity between $10M and $50M June 30- July 7

Withdrawn Deals

Withdrawn Middle Market Deals

Withdrawn deals greater than $50M between June 30- July 7

Completed Transactions

Completed Middle Market Transactions

Summary of completed middle market transactions June 30- July 7


Middle Market Divestitures

Middle market divestitures greater than $50M between June 30- July 7


Private Companies for Sale

Private targets greater than $50M between June 3- July 7

Foreign Deals

Foreign Companies for Sale

Foreign targets greater than $100M identified between June 30- July 7

Volume & Value

Deal Volume & Value

Volume & Value for U.S. M&A between June 30- July 7