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Coty-Prof Beauty Bus KKR & Co Inc 3,000.0 KKR & Co Inc (KKR) signed a Memorandum of Understanding {MOU} to acquire a 60% ownership interest in Professional Beauty & Retail Hair businesses of Coty Inc (Coty), a New York City-based manufacturer and wholesaler of beauty products, owned by JAB Cosmetics BV, for an estimated $ 3 billion in cash, in a leveraged buyout transaction. Concurrently, KKR definitively agreed to acquire preferred shares convertible into undisclosed minority stake in Coty. Originally, in October 2019, Coty announced that it was seeking a buyer for its Professional Beauty Business & Associated Hair & Nail Brands. Henkel AG & Co KGaA, Unilever Plc, Colgate- Palmolive Company, Advent International, Blackstone Group Inc, and CVC Capital Partners and BC Partners were rumored as potential bidders.
Alacer Gold Corp SSR Mining Inc 1,733.7 SSR Mining Inc of Canada (SSR) definitively agreed to merge with Alacer Gold Corp (Alacer), an Englewood-based gold and mineral mining company, in a stock swap transaction valued at $ 1. 734 bil, via scheme of arrangement, via merger of equals. SSR offered 0.3246 common share per Alacer share. Based on SSR's closing stock price of $ 18.118 on 8 May 2020, the last full trading day prior to the announcement, each Alacer share was valued at $ 5.881. Upon completion, SSR and Alacer shareholders were to own 57% interest and 43% stake in the merged entity, respectively.
Uniti Group Inc-Wireless Tower Melody Investment Advisors LP 220.0 Melody Investment Advisors LP acquired a 90% ownership interest in wireless tower business of Uniti Group Inc, a Little Rock-based lessor of real estate property, for an estimated $ 220 million in cash, in a leveraged buyout transaction.
Ten-X LLC CoStar Group Inc 190.0 CoStar Group Inc agreed to acquire Ten-X LLC, an Irvine-based provider of professional services, for a total $ 190 million in cash.
IDaptive LLC CyberArk Software Ltd 70.0 CyberArk Software Ltd of Israel acquired IDaptive LLC, a Santa Clara-based software publisher, for a total $ 70 mil.
Gold X Mining Corp Gran Colombia Gold Corp 69.9 Gran Colombia Gold Corp of Canada (GCG) definitively agreed to merge with Gold X Mining Corp (Gold X), a Centennial-based gold ore mine operator, for a total $ 69.889 mil, in a stock swap transaction. Gold X shareholders are to receive 0. 5 GCG shares per Gold X share held. The shares were valued based on GCG's closing stock price of CAD 6.34 (USD 4.55) on 08 May 2020, the last full trading day prior to the announcement. Concurrently, GCG planned to acquire the entire share capital of Guyana Goldfields Inc (Guyana) in an unsolicited stock swap transaction. Upon completion, GCG, Guyana, and Gold X are to own 60%, 25%, and 15%, respectively, of the combined entity.
REV Group Inc-Shuttle Bus bus Forest River Inc 49.0 Forest River Inc, a unit of Berkshire Hathaway Inc, acquired 2 shuttle bus businesses of REV Group Inc, a Milwaukee-based manufacturer of automobiles, for an estimated total of $ 49 mil.
Courtside Grp Inc LiveXLive Media Inc 18.1 LiveXLive Media Inc definitively agreed to acquire the entire share capital of Courtside Group Inc, a Beverly Hills-based provider of data processing and hosting services, for a total $ 18.1 mil, in a stock swap transaction.
PodcastOne LiveXLive Media Inc 18.1 LiveXLive Media Inc planned to acquire PodcastOne, a Beverly Hills-based producer of records, from Courtside LLC, for a total $ 18.1 million in common stock.
Magnolia LNG LLC Global Energy Megatrend Ltd 2.3 Global Energy Megatrend Ltd of the UK agreed to acquire Magnolia LNG LLC, a Houston-based producer of natural gas liquid, from Liquefied Natural Gas Ltd, for a total $ 2.25 mil.
Raw Pharma-Operation Rocky Mountain Productions Inc 2.2 Rocky Mountain Productions Inc, a unit of Rocky Mountain High Brands Inc (RMHB), agreed to acquire commercial bottling operation of Raw Pharma LLC, a Plano-based provider of packaging and labeling services, for a total $ 2.214 million. The consideration was to consists of $ 1.75 million in cash and $ .464 million in third party common shares. The shares were valued based on RMHB's closing stock price of $ . 017 on 07 May 2020, the last full trading day prior to the announcement.
Wellness Clinic of Orange Cty Champignon Brands Inc 1.7 Champignon Brands Inc of Canada (Champignon) planned to acquire Wellness Clinic of Orange County Inc, a Laguna Beach-based owner an operator of ketamine infusion treatment center, for a total $ 1.661 million. The consideration was to consist of $ 0.6 mil, 1 million common shares valued at $ 0.707 million and up to $ 0.354 million in profit-related payments. The shares were valued based on Champignon's closing stock price of $ 0.707 on 11 may 2020, the last full trading day prior to the announcement.
Better Harvest Inc Deveron Uas Corp 0.4 Deveron UAS Corp of Canada, a unit of Greencastle Resources Ltd, acquired Better Harvest Inc, a Dumas-based provider of management consulting services, for a total $ 0.365 mil.
AMC Entertainment Holdings Inc Amazon.com Inc Amazon.com Inc was rumored to be planning to acquire the entire share capital of AMC Entertainment Holdings Inc, a Leawood-based motion picture theater operator, from Dalian Wanda Group Co Ltd, ultimately owned by Dalian Hexing Investment Co Ltd.
Sequential Tech Intl LLC APC Holdings Inc APC Holdings Inc acquired an undisclosed majority interest in Sequential Technology International LLC, a Windermere-based provider wireless telecommunications services.
Halp Inc Atlassian Pty Ltd Atlassian Pty Ltd of Australia planned to acquire Halp Inc, a Boulder-based provider of conversational ticketing solution.
Cello-Wrap Printing Co Inc Carroll Products Inc Carroll Products Inc acquired Cello-Wrap Printing Co Inc, a Farmersville-based provider of commercial flexographic printing services.
Temple Associates Inc CenterOak Partners LLC CenterOak Partners LLC acquired Temple Associates Inc, a Sacramento-based industrial supplies merchant wholesaler, in a leveraged buyout transaction.
Radio Systems Corp Clayton Dubilier & Rice LLC Clayton Dubilier & Rice LLC, a unit of Clayton Dubilier & Rice Holdings LP, agreed to acquire Radio Systems Corp, a Knoxville-based manufacturer and wholesaler of pet training products, in a leveraged buyout transaction. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
TimeTrade Systems Inc Clearhaven Partners LP Clearhaven Partners LP acquired an undisclosed majority interest in TimeTrade Systems Inc, a Tewksbury-based software publisher, in a leveraged buyout transaction. Financial terms were not disclosed.
Utz Quality Foods LLC Collier Creek Holdings Collier Creek Holdings was rumored to be planning to merge with Utz Quality Foods LLC, a Hanover-based manufacturer of snack products. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed, but according to sources close to the transaction, the value was estimated at $ 1 bil.
TTF Aerospace Inc Coml Aircraft Interiors Llc Commercial Aircraft Interiors LLC acquired TTF Aerospace Inc, an Auburn-based manufacturer of aircrafts.
MoZen Inc Driven Deliveries Inc Driven Deliveries Inc agreed to acquire MoZen Inc, provider of professional and management development training services.
Equipment Source LLC Eberhart Capital LLC Eberhart Capital LLC acquired Equipment Source LLC, a Casper-based provider of machinery and equipment rental and leasing services, in a leveraged buyout transaction. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
BuildTools Inc ECi Software Solutions Inc ECi Software Solutions Inc, a unit of Apax Partners LLP, acquired BuildTools Inc, a Wayzata-based software publisher.
C&NW Proviso Credit Union,IL First Finl Credit Unionil First Financial Credit Union,IL planned to acquire the entire share capital of C&NW Proviso Credit Union, a Northlake-based credit union.
Karstens Investment Counsel Frontier Wealth Management LLC Frontier Wealth Management LLC merged with Karstens Investment Counsel Inc, an Omaha-based investment advisory firm. Terms were not disclosed.
TransWorld Enterprises Inc GoIP Global Inc GoIP Global Inc merged with TransWorld Enterprises Inc, a Houston-based intermediator, from KORR Acquisitions Group Inc.
The Healy Grp Inc-Employee Div Hub International Ltd Hub International Ltd, a unit of Hellman & Friedman LLC, acquired the employee benefits division of The Healy Group Inc, a South Bend-based insurance agency. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
The B&G Group Inc Hub Intl Northeast ltd Hub International Northeast Ltd, a unit of Hub International Ltd, acquired The B&G Group Inc, a Plainview-based insurance agency providing commercial insurance to various industries, including real estate, business services and construction. Terms were not disclosed.
Gauley River Power Partners Hull Street Energy LLC Hull Street Energy LLC acquired Gauley River Power Partners LLC, a Summersville-based hydroelectric power generation facility operator, from Enel Green Power North America Renewable Energy Partners LLC, owned by GE Commercial Finance Inc and GE Energy Financial Services Inc, owned by GE Commercial Finance Inc, in a leveraged buyout transaction.
Artivest Hldg Inc -Platform & Institutional Capital Network Institutional Capital Network Inc definitively agreed to acquire the platform & operating business of Artivest Holdings Inc, a New York City-based software publisher, ultimately owned by Altegris Investments Inc. Terms were not disclosed.
Mogimo Inc Juliusworks Inc JuliusWorks Inc acquired Mogimo Inc, a New York-based provider of computer facilities management services.
OnLocation Inc KeyLogic Systems Inc KeyLogic Systems Inc, a unit of Information International Associates Inc, merged with OnLocation Inc, a Vienna-based provider of environmental consulting services.
Belvedere Springwoods Village MLG Capital MLG Capital acquired Belvedere Springwoods Village Apartments, a Spring-based lessor of residential buildings and dwellings, from Martin Fein Interests Ltd. Terms were not disclosed.
MegumiNATTO Inc NATTO Co Ltd NATTO Co Ltd of Japan acquired the entire share capital of MegumiNATTO Inc, a Sebastopol-based soybean farming establishment.
Panzura Inc Profile Capital Management LLC Profile Capital Management LLC acquired Panzura Inc, a Campbell-based provider of computer systems design services, in a leveraged buyout transaction. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Butts Foods Inc Quirch Foods Inc Quirch Foods Inc acquired Butts Foods Inc, a Jackson-based wholesaler of meat and meat products.
InnoEye Inc Rakuten Mobile Inc Rakuten Mobile Inc of Japan, a unit of Rakuten Inc, planned to acquire InnoEye Inc, a Herndon-based provider of custom computer programming services.
PDC Engineers Inc RESPEC Co LLC RESPEC Co LLC acquired PDC Engineers Inc, a Fairbanks-based provider of engineering services, from PDC Inc.
Conco Services LLC Rising Point Capital Mgmt LLC Rising Point Capital Management LLC acquired a 70% interest in Conco Services LLC, a Verona-based provider of tube cleaning and non- destructive testing services, in a leveraged buyout transaction. Terms were not disclosed.
Self Storage Center,Miami,FL Rising Tide Development LLC Rising Tide Development LLC, doing business as Compass Self Storage, a unit of Amsdell Cos LLC, acquired an undisclosed Self Storage Center, a Miami-based lessor of mini-warehouses and self- storage units.
Access Scientific LLC Smiths Medical Inc Smiths Medical Inc, a unit of Smiths Group PLC, acquired Access Scientific LLC, a San Diego-based vascular access and infection prevention company, from Endeavour Capital Inc.
Stansource Inc Stellar It Solutions Inc Stellar It Solutions Inc acquired Stansource Inc, a Dulles-based provider of custom computer programming services.
PushNote Sun Kissed Inds Inc Sun Kissed Industries Inc acquired PushNote, software publisher.
Nomis Solutions Inc Symphony Technology Group LLC Symphony Technology Group LLC acquired an undisclosed majority interest in Nomis Solutions Inc, a Brisbane-based software publisher, in a leveraged buyout transaction.
PKWare Inc Thompson Street Capital Part Thompson Street Capital Partners LP acquired PKWare Inc, a Milwaukee-based software publisher, in a leveraged buyout transaction. Terms were not disclosed.
Grubhub Inc Uber Technologies Inc Uber Technologies Inc was rumored to be planning to acquire the entire share capital of Grubhub Inc, a Chicago-based internet service provider.
US M&A Deals Announced May 08 to 14, 2020