People Moves of the Week:

Cook M&A, Houlihan Lokey, Piper Jaffray
Cook M&A names Michael Olson vice president; Houlihan Lokey hires transaction advisory head; Piper Jaffray acquires energy investment bank

Private Equity

The Rise of the Operating Partner
Baird Capital’s Roberto Ferranti, Riverside’s Jeff Goodman, Excellere’s John Lanier, Northstar Aerospace’s David McConnaughey and Graham’s Dan Soroka (pictured) help portfolio companies improve processes and trim costs

Emerging Markets

As China’s Economy Falters, Southeast Asia Attracts Dealmakers
Inexpensive manufacturing and increased consumerism make Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam appealing to private equity firms and strategic buyers from all over the world

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Director, Legal Operations

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April 11, 2011

Past Issues

US Public

US Public

US Public Merger Activity Greater than $50M

Withdrawn Deals

Withdrawn Deals

Summary of U.S. Withdrawn Deals Greater Than $50M

Completed Transactions

Summary of Completed Transactions

Completed Transactions

Summary of US Merger Activity

Summary of US Merger Activity Between $10 and $50M


Overseas M&A

Foreign Targets Greater Than $100M


Divestitures Greater Than $50M


Private Transactions

Private Targets Greater than $50M

Volume & Value

Volume & Value

Volume & Value for U.S. M&A