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NFL Owners Delay Vote on Private Equity Buying Stakes in Teams
Some franchises have been lining up potential deals, while others have been waiting to engage until new rules are adopted.
May 22, 2024
Firefly Aerospace Backers Explore $1.5B Sale
The company, which is expected to attract interest from private equity firms and space industry peers, could elect against a sale.
May 22, 2024
Banks, Private Credit Firms Face Off to Finance PowerSchool Buyout
One version of the financing reportedly includes a $2.4 billion funded term loan, a $500 million delayed-draw term loan and a $300 million revolver.
May 22, 2024
BV Investment Partners Invests in CyberSheath
CyberSheath is a managed compliance, security and IT provider for companies serving the defense industrial base.
May 22, 2024
San Francisco Equity Partners Forms Xceed Foodservice Group
Xceed was created to invest in and partner with regional independent brokerage companies focused on the food service category.
May 22, 2024

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Franklin’s Admiral Acquisition Buys Acuren for $1.85B
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Opinion

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The Implications of Generative AI in Retail M&A
Meryl Bernstein
Partner
Hogan Lovells
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Private Equity and AI: Just the Beginning
Arnie Fridhandler
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Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP
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Earnouts: A Mechanism to Solve the Current Valuation Gap
Bryan Ikegami
Partner
Winston & Strawn
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The Best Practices to Secure Patents in M&A
Tasneem Dharamsi
Partner
Parker Poe
Financial services
The Best Strategies for Renegotiating Credit Agreements for PE-Backed Companies
Matthew Guill
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Configure Partners
Business Services
When to Consider Securities Private Placements for Growth Capital
Arthur Mertes
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Tucker Ellis LLP
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How to Spot Warning Signs that a Deal is in Danger
Frank Williamson
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Oaklyn Consulting
Private Equity
Antitrust Enforcers Rewrite the Rules
John Ingrassia
Partner
Proskauer Rose LLP
Private Equity
8 Ways to Win a Deal By Creating Relational Equity 
Eric Parekh
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Ascend Capital Group
Healthcare
3 Ways Private Equity Investors Can Protect Themselves in Healthcare
Angela Humphreys
Bass, Berry & Sims
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Industrials: Not So Sleepy After All 
Scott Wolff
Managing Director
American Securities
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How Mid-Market Companies Can Start the DEI Conversation
Shane Lloyd
Head of Diversity, Inclusion, Belonging and Societal Impact
Baker Tilly
Private Equity
10 Areas PE Firms Need to Address in Healthcare Add-on Deals
Anjana Patel
Healthcare Transactional Attorney
Epstein Becker Green
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7 Employment Agreement Tips for Portco Executives
Ana Calves
Kleinbard LLC
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Why Becoming a Platform Company is Your Next Best Avenue to Exit
Sabrina Kay
CEO
Fremont Private Investments

Data & Research

Healthcare

OEP’s Deal for Associated Spring Among Biggest Mid-Market Deals in April

H.I.G. Capital and Merck also made acquisitions.
May 3, 2024
Private Equity

GTCR’s Deal for Cloudbreak Health Among Biggest Mid-Market Deals in March

Rexford Industrial and Persistence Capital Partners also made acquisitions.
April 4, 2024

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1.
Mergers & Acquisitions Reveals the 2024 Middle-Market Deals of the Year
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2.
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3.
Blackstone Gives Press Ganey Rare Flexibility in $1B Deal
May 21, 2024
4.
Banks Are Now Targeting Some of Private Credit’s Riskiest Debt
May 21, 2024
5.
Black Woman-Owned Uncle Nearest Whiskey Buys Vodka Brand Square One
May 21, 2024
6.
Inter Milan Seized by Oaktree After Chinese Owner Defaults on Debt
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7.
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May 22, 2024
8.
Franklin’s Admiral Acquisition Buys Acuren for $1.85B
May 22, 2024