Middle Market information buys Mergers & Acquisitions Arizent. Retailer Ann Taylor goes bankrupt. Ben & Jerry's maker Unilever is seeking acquisitions. PE news from KPS, Incline and IOP. Entertainment-focused Shamrock raises new fund.
KKR raises first global impact fund. Manufacturers are focusing on their core competencies and looking to divest non-core assets. Google receives U.K. clearance for Looker deal. Genstar, Apax, Centeroak and Goldman Sachs Merchant Banking involved in deals.
A tight labor market, trade issues and the upcoming presidential election are all presenting challenges for the manufacturing industry, but that may be good news for M&A in the sector. One important area of investment is robotics.
February 07, 2020
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Call for Nominations: Deadline is Feb. 7 for M&A Mid-Market Awards. We've named the 2020 Most Influential Women. What's ahead for M&A in 2020? We ask bankers from Stifel, Piper Jaffray, William Blair. In deal news, Eli Lilly is buying skin condition treatment company Dermira.