ACG New York Women of Leadership - Entrepreneur Series
Barbara Bradley Baekgaard, founder of Vera Bradley (Nasdaq: VRA), is the latest in a series of entrepreneurs highlighted at ACG New York Women of Leadership events. Photo credit: Robert Blumenfeld


GTCR, Hormel, the Riverside Co-CEOs and Others Win M&A Mid-Market Awards
Amid a slow and challenging year for dealmaking, the winners of Mergers & Acquisitions’ 7th Annual M&A Mid-Market Awards outpaced the competition to grow, innovate and lead the middle market


Financial Services Companies Heat Up M&A Market
Speakers from Flexpoint Ford, Genstar Capital, Baird Capital, Madison Capital Funding and Katten Muchin Rosenman discuss the various factors playing a role in M&A activity within the financial services space

Expert's Corner

Pursuing Pharma Manufacturing
The fragmented pharmaceutical manufacturing industry provides plenty of opportunities for private equity investors, says JLL Partners founder Paul Levy

Financial Services
TMX Buys Businesses from Equity Financial for $64M

TMX operates the Toronto Stock Exchange

TMX Group Ltd. will buy Equity Financial Holdings Inc.’s transfer agent and corporate trust services business for $64 million.

TMX operates the Toronto Stock Exchange. The transfer agent and corporate trust business helps public companies keep track of who owns its stocks and bonds.

The target business offers its services to about 700 clients that are mostly listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange or TSX Venture Exchange. It generated $16.9 million in revenue for 2012.

Toronto-based TMX, through its subsidiaries, operates cash and derivative markets and clearinghouses for the equities, fixed income and energy asset classes.


For more information on related topics, visit the following: