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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Arsenal-Backed Accella Acquires Zeus Tyrefill

Sep 2, 2014

Acella bought Arnco and Pathway Polymers in 2013

1-800-Flowers Snags Harry & David for $143M

Sep 2, 2014

The acquisition follows consumer goods and retail investments by Sequential Brands and HIG Growth Partners

BV Investment Closes $487M Fund

Sep 2, 2014

JMI Equity and Lariat Partners are among the many firms to raise funds in 2014

Riverside Invests in Tate's Bake Shop

Sep 2, 2014

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

PE-Backed Royal Adhesives Makes 7th Acquisition Since 2010

Sep 2, 2014

The coatings company is buying Chemque, which supplies polyurethane foams and adhesives

3i Invests $110M in Audax-Backed A&A Manufacturing

Aug 29, 2014

The deal should help A&A expand in Europe and Asia

Riverside Adds to Craft Beer M&A with Uinta Investment

Aug 29, 2014

The move comes as other companies, including Anheuser-Busch, look to capitalize on the popularity of craft beer

Beacon Roofing Adds All Weather Products in Latest Building Products Deal

Aug 29, 2014

The acquisition follows similar deals by Kodiak Building Partners and Argosy Private Equity

Covidien Picks up Medical Device Maker Sapheon

Aug 28, 2014

The buyer won Mergers & Acquisitions M&A Mid-Market Strategic Buyer of the Year award for 2012 after a string of medical device purchases

AllOver Media Adds Gas Station Radio

Aug 28, 2014

In May, AllOver Media bought Trans Media Group

Tau Therapeutics and Xdynia Merge into Cancer/Neurology Group

Aug 28, 2014

The move comes as drug companies have been looking to acquire innovative cancer treatments

KKR, Borealis Buy 9 Shipping Vessels

Aug 28, 2014

The two companies, through Embarcadero Maritime, have invested about $100M on 27 vessels

Radiant Oil Takes Over Gulf Coast Energy Project

Aug 27, 2014

Other recent oil and gas transactions have come from Riverstone, Barlcays Natural, Temasek and Valero

PE-Backed DLC Buys Beacon Resources

Aug 27, 2014

The deal combines two California financing and accounting staffing firms

Brentwood Picks up PE-Backed Marshall Retail Group

Aug 27, 2014

This is the second time seller ICV has exited the casino and airport retailer, after selling it in 2005 and repurchasing it in 2008

J.H. Whitney Buys Aerospace Parts Group

Aug 27, 2014

The deal follows other aerospace transactions by Valence Technologies and Vance Street Capital

Roper Buys IPA from Riverside Partners

Aug 27, 2014

The deal follows health care transactions from Genstar Capital and Graham Partners

Riverside Adds to Deal Spree with DMA Acquisition

Aug 26, 2014

Earlier this month Riverside bought two e-learning companies, Lixipol and Grace Hill

Distressed Company Watch List

Aug 26, 2014

See which companies have recently indicated doubt about continuing as going concerns in SEC filings, including Altair and Sunwin Stevia

Riverstone, Barclays, Temasek Invest $525M in Norwegian Oil Exploration Company

Aug 26, 2014

The move comes after Riverstone partnered with KKR to form an oil company

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