Elusive Loans Lead PE Firms to Alternative Lenders
As credit tightens, Balance Point Capital and other non-regulated direct lenders fill the void


Marketers Go Digital, Attracting Buyers
Accenture, IBM and Web.com have made acquisitions, following migration to social media sites and mobile devices

Strategic Buyers

Newell Rubbermaid Capped Growth Strategy with Beloved Elmer’s Glue, Sealing Strategic Buyer of the Year
The company also agreed to buy Yankee Candle owner and sold some non-core businesses

Digital Edition


Fund of Funds, Lender

ESOP, Recapitalization

Agriculture, Natural Resources

New York, Hong Kong

Northeast US, Asia/Pacific

United States, Canada


Influential Women

Mergers & Acquisitions’ special report celebrates 25 leading female transaction professionals, including Jeri Harman, founder of Avante Mezzanine Partners

Mid-Market Awards

Mergers & Acquisitions Names Winners of the 9th Annual M&A Mid-Market Awards

Weekly Wrap

The Weekly Wrap: Abbott, Peak Rock, Z Capital

Abbott buys St. Jude; Peak Rock backs Diamond Crystal, Z Capital invests Twin-Star

The Weekly Wrap: Apax, Auris Surgical, Vista

Apax buys Duck Creek; Auris Surgical purchases Hansen Medical; Vista acquires Cvent

The Weekly Wrap: Annaly, ICP, Stryker

Annaly acquires Hatteras; Audax-backed ICP adds Fomo; Stryker picks up SafeWire assets

The Weekly Wrap: Alaska Air, Brocade, Hennessy Capital

Alaska Air buys Virgin Airlines; Brocade Communications acquires Ruckus Wireless; Hennessy Capital purchases United Subcontractors

The Weekly Wrap: Advent, Driven Brands, State Street

Advent buys ATI Physical Therapy; Driven Brands acquires Take 5 Oil; State Street purchases GE Asset Management

The Weekly Wrap: Clearlake, Sherwin-Williams, WL Ross

Clearlake backs That's How We Roll; Sherwin-WIlliams buys Valspar; WL Ross adds Nexeo

The Weekly Wrap: Apollo, Quantum, Sandbridge

Apollo Buys Fresh Market; Quantum adds 3D Plastics; Sandbridge acquires Thom Browne

The Weekly Wrap: Apax, Carlyle, Pritzker

Apax invests in Becton Dickinson; Carlyle acquires JenCap; Pritzker purchases Lithko

The Weekly Wrap: Accel-KKR, CCL Industries, LKQ

Accel-KKR purchases Integrichain; CCL Industries buys Checkpoint; LKQ adds Pittsburgh Glass

The Weekly Wrap: ResMed, Sysco, PSG

ResMed adds Brightree; Sysco buys North Star Seafood; PSG purchases Flow Polymers

The Weekly Wrap: ADT, Stryker, Wynnchurch

Apollo buys ADT; Stryker adds Physio-Control; Wynnchurch purchases Texas Hydraulics

The Weekly Wrap: Fortis, Rockwell, Wipro

Fortis buys ITC; Rockwell adds MagneMotion; Wipro purchases Healthplan

The Weekly Wrap: Cisco, FireEye, Stryker

Cisco buys Jasper; FireEye purchases Invotas; Stryker adds Sage

The Weekly Wrap: Sentinel, Survey Sampling, Swander Pace

Sentinel buys Marketplace Events; Survey Sampling purchases Instantly; Swander Pace adds Swanson Health

The Weekly Wrap: Atlas Air, TierPoint, Qingdao

Atlas Air buys Southern Air; TierPoint acquires Cosentry; Qingdao purchases GE's appliances business

The Weekly Wrap: Roche, Wafra, Thermo Fisher

Roche buys Tensha; Wafra adds Wellness Network; Thermo Fisher purchases Affymetrix

The Weekly Wrap: Charles River, Hudson's Bay, Bain Capial

Charles River buys Wil Research; Hudson's Bay adds Gilt Groupe; Bain Capital purchases American Trailer

The Weekly Wrap: Silveus, Beacon Roofing, PositiveID

Silveus adds Cargill's crop insurance business; Beacon Roofing picks up Statewide Wholesale; PositiveID buys ENG Mobile

The Weekly Wrap: NetApp, LiveNation, Schryver Medical

NetApp buys SolidFire; LiveNation plans SFX deal; Schryver Medical adds MetroStat Diagnostic

The Weekly Wrap: Newell Rubbermaid, Cision, Middleby

Newell Rubbermaid buys Jarden; Cision adds PR Newswire; Middleby purchases Lynx Grills

« Previous12Next »