People Moves of the Week

Comvest Partners, Gulfstar, Strategic Value Partners
Comvest Partnres hires Jon Huitink; Gulfstar Group issues promotion; Strategic Value Partners adds adviser

Mid-Year M&A Update

Is 2015 Frontloaded?
Dealmakers enjoyed a busy first half of the year, but many see growth slowing over the next 12 months

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Who Are the 25 Most Influential Women in Mid-Market M&A?
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Strategic Buyers

Westport and Fuel Systems Merge in Alt Energy Deal

Hurting from lower oil prices and increased competition, Fuel Systems had been restructuring

People Moves at Mergers & Acquisitions

Allison Collins has been promoted to assistant managing editor, and we've hired Demitri Diakantonis as senior reporter

Retailer Overstock Stays on FinTech Path with SpeedRoute Acquisition

Markit and Fidelity National have also made financial technology purchases recently

China’s Wanda Agrees to Buy PE-Backed Ironman Owner

Providence Equity has backed the brand since 2008

How to Have a Clean Close

Creating a synergy plan will ensure integration processes run more smoothly after an M&A transaction

Blackstone's GSO Capital, GeoSouthern Add Gas Land

The deal allows oil and gas company Encana to shed debt

Valeant Buys Female Libido-Drug Maker Sprout

Sprout, led by CEO Cindy Whitehead, received FDA approval for the medication on Aug. 18

Mednax Acquires Another Anesthesiology Group, as ACA Drives Physician Consolidation

The buyer’s previous acquisitions include VRad and Mosaic Anesthesia

PE-Backed DealerSocket Drives Away with Dealertrack's Inventory+

The deal comes as Cox Automotive awaits DOJ clearance to acquire Dealertrack

PPG Keeps Deal Spree Rolling with Chemfil Deal

The deal follows the coatings company’s deals for IVC Industrial and Cuming Microwave

Counter Trend: Junk Food Sells

Hershey’s purchase of Krave’s “all-natural” jerky snacks suggests consumers want to have their “healthy” snacks and eat them too

NN Builds Up With PE-Backed Precision Engineered

The sale marks an exit for the Jordan Co. and Nautic Partners, which invested in the manufacturer in 2010

Townsquare Goes For a Ride with Acquisition

The live events operator is adding carnival ride provider North American Midway Entertainment to expand outside of music festivals

Liberty Interactive Gets New Toys

The e-commerce company is buying Zulily, an online retailer of maternity clothes, bibs and toys

Keysight Goes Wireless

The electronic measurements adds Anite to move into wireless equipment testing

Flowers Foods Bites Bread, As M&A in Healthy Foods Continues

The baked foods company is buying Dave’s Killer Bread from the Dahl Family and Goode Partners

Dr Pepper Sips Bodyarmor SuperDrink, As Healthy Living Drives Deals

Bodyarmor’s investors include the NBA's Kobe Bryant, NFL players Andrew Luck, Rob Gronkowski and MLB's Mike Trout

Fidelity National Buys SunGard to Expand in Financial Technology

The acquisition of the software company marks an exit for Silver Lake Management, Providence Equity Partners and KKR

Markit Adds Symphony-Backed CoreOne to Increase Financial Data Services

The deal follows Markit's July acquisition of Mosaic and planned acquisition of Halifax House Index

Pearson Exits The Economist, After Selling FT to Nikkei

The Agnelli family buys The Economist, ending Pearson’s run in news publishing

CVR Partners Boosts Nitrogen by Merging with Rival

The acquisition of nitrogen fertilizer producer Rentech Nitrogen completes the target’s strategic review process

Supplement Deals Flourish, Even After Investigations

Despite concerns raised when the New York Attorney General ordered GNC, Target, Wal-Mart and Walgreens to halt store-brand supplement sales, M&A activity persists

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