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January 14, 2022

The pros and cons of three types of sale transactions

Fifth Third Securities' Joseph Carson, Val-Matic Valve & Manufacturing Corp.'s (retired) John Ballun, Oswald's Jeff Schwab and Provariant Equity Partners' Murad Beg explore the pros and cons of different types of sell-side transactions....

By Adam Burroughs

January 13, 2022

MRI Software Acquires LeaseEagle

Global PropTech leader MRI Software has acquired LeaseEagle, an Australian-based leader in commercial property lease management solutions for tenants in corporate, retail, healthcare and other sectors....

By Adam Burroughs

January 12, 2022

Preformed Line Products Acquires Maxxweld Conectores Elétricos Ltda

Preformed Line Products Company has acquired Maxxweld Conectores Elétricos Ltda....

By Adam Burroughs

January 11, 2022

Bullhorn Acquires Able

Bullhorn, the cloud computing company that helps staffing and recruiting organizations transform their businesses, has acquired Able...

By Adam Burroughs

January 10, 2022

Biosynthetic Technologies Acquires Innoleo

Biosynthetic Technologies, LLC has acquired Innoleo, LLC, a privately-held distributor of quality castor derivatives for grease, lubricants, metal-working fluids, coatings and personal care applications. ...

By Adam Burroughs

January 5, 2022

Quickbase Acquires MCF Technology Solutions

Quickbase, the provider of software that helps organizations see, connect and control every element of complex projects, has acquired MCF Technology Solutions...

By Adam Burroughs

January 5, 2022

ABC Technologies to Acquire dlhBOWLES From MPE Partners

ABC Technologies Holdings Inc. has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire dlhBOWLES, Inc. from MPE Partners for approximately $255 million....

By Adam Burroughs

January 5, 2022

Brand Castle Acquired by Traub Capital Partners’ Signature Brands

Signature Brands, the leading North American manufacturer of dessert decorating products, has acquired Brand Castle into its expanding portfolio of products....

By Adam Burroughs

January 5, 2022

Harbour Group's Stainless Hose Fittings Acquires OmegaOne

SHF, Inc., a Harbour Group company, has acquired AMFM, Inc., which does business as OmegaOne. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed....

By Adam Burroughs

January 3, 2022

Altra Completes Acquisition of Nook Industries

Altra Industrial Motion Corp. (Nasdaq: AIMC), a leading global manufacturer and supplier of motion control, power transmission and automation products, has acquired Cleveland-based Nook Industries LLC...

By Adam Burroughs

January 1, 2022

Platte River Equity Acquires Turf Care Supply

Platte River Equity has made a majority investment in Turf Care Supply, LLC in partnership with the management team, which made a significant investment alongside Platte River. ...

By Adam Burroughs

December 16, 2021

Citymark Capital founder Daniel Walsh on launching the company

Daniel Walsh talks about launching Citymark Capital, building funds, creating value and the special place Austin holds in the company’s plans....

By Adam Burroughs

December 15, 2021

The J.M. Smucker Co. to Divest Natural Beverages and Grains Businesses

The J.M. Smucker Co. has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its natural and organic beverage and grains businesses to Nexus Capital Management LP in a cash transaction valued at approximately $110 million....

By Adam Burroughs

December 15, 2021

KKR Completes Acquisition of Bettcher Industries

Bettcher Industries and KKR announced the completion of KKR’s acquisition of Bettcher from MPE Partners....

By Adam Burroughs

December 9, 2021

High Street Capital Acquires Koch Knight

High Street Capital has acquired Knight Material Technologies (KMT), formerly Koch Knight, LLC, a Koch Engineered Solutions (KES) company and subsidiary of Koch Industries, Inc. ...

By Adam Burroughs

December 7, 2021

Tomorrow.io to Go Public Through Merger With Pine Technology Acquisition Corp.

The Tomorrow Companies Inc., developer of a leading platform for global weather and climate security, and Pine Technology Acquisition Corp., a special purpose acquisition company, have entered into a definitive merger agreement that would result in Tomorrow.io becoming a public company. ...

By Adam Burroughs

December 7, 2021

MyndVR Acquires Immersive Cure

MyndVR, a provider of virtual reality solutions for older adults in the United States, has acquired virtual reality therapy company Immersive Cure....

By Adam Burroughs

December 6, 2021

Cook & Boardman Acquires Bass Security

The Cook & Boardman Group LLC, the leading specialty distributor of commercial door entry solutions and systems integration services has announced the acquisition of Bedford Heights, OH-based Bass Security Services, Inc. ...

By Adam Burroughs

December 2, 2021

Transaction Readiness in a Post-COVID World

Mike Baird, John Mastrantoni, Floyd Trouten and David Black assess ways to strengthen the core of your business by addressing common challenges faced by middle market companies....

By Adam Burroughs

December 1, 2021

Pexco LLC Acquires Performance Elastomers Corporation

Pexco LLC, a specialty plastics extruder, has acquired Performance Elastomers Corporation. ...

By Adam Burroughs

December 1, 2021

Blue Point Makes Platform Investment in Brimar Industries

Cleveland-based Blue Point Capital Partners has acquired Brimar Industries, a vertically integrated manufacturer and purveyor of safety signs, pipe markers, valve tags and parking and traffic signs....

By Adam Burroughs

December 1, 2021

National Safety Apparel Buys Illinois-Based Enespro

Cleveland-based National Safety Apparel has acquired Illinois-based Enespro. Enespro President & CEO Mike Enright will join National Safety Apparel as President....

By Adam Burroughs

December 1, 2021

Radial Equity To Partner With Clark-Reliance

Radial Equity Partners has formed a partnership with Clark-Reliance Corp., a designer and manufacturer of highly engineered instrumentation and filtration products. Terms of the agreement were not disclosed....

By Adam Burroughs

November 23, 2021

MiddleGround Capital Acquires Mentor's Race Winning Brands

MiddleGround Capital, a private equity firm that makes control investments in North American middle market B2B industrial and specialty distribution companies, has acquired Mentor-based Race Winning...

By Adam Burroughs

November 17, 2021

Estate planning tips for family business owners

Wholesale Supplies Plus Founder and Retired CEO Deb May along with Capital Anesthesia Solutions’ Chris Copley and UBS’ William Murphy talk about family businesses, estate planning pre- and post-liquidity event, as well as how to pick the right estate planning adviser....

By Adam Burroughs

November 16, 2021

Anthem Sports & Entertainment Acquires Gravitas Ventures from Red Arrow Studios

Anthem Sports & Entertainment, Inc., a global multi-platform media company, has acquired worldwide narrative film and documentary distributor Gravitas Ventures from Red Arrow Studios, the content production and distribution arm of German company ProSiebenSat.1 Group....

By Adam Burroughs

November 15, 2021

Sequoia Financial Group to Acquire NCA Financial Planners

Sequoia Financial Group, LLC, a financial planning, wealth management, and asset management firm with $8 billion in client assets, has entered into an agreement to acquire Mayfield Heights, Ohio-based NCA Financial Planners....

By Adam Burroughs

November 11, 2021

Spotify To Acquire Findaway

Spotify Technology S.A. (has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Findaway, a global leader in digital audiobook distribution. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed....

By Adam Burroughs

November 10, 2021

CI Financial Makes Strategic Investment in GLASfunds

CI Financial Corp. has made a strategic investment in GLAS Funds, LLC, a turnkey alternative investment platform and alternative asset management firm based in Cleveland....

By Adam Burroughs

November 9, 2021

Relation Insurance Services Acquires the Assets of Consultative Insurance Group

Relation Insurance Services, Inc., a national insurance agencies, has acquired the assets of Ohio-based Consultative Insurance Group, Inc....

By Adam Burroughs

November 8, 2021

First Advantage Acquires Corporate Screening

First Advantage Corporation has entered into definitive agreements to acquire Corporate Screening Services, Inc....

By Adam Burroughs

November 5, 2021

MiddleGround Acquires Lindsay Precast

MiddleGround Capital, an operationally focused private equity firm, has acquired Lindsay Precast...

By Adam Burroughs

November 5, 2021

How capital sees companies during a disruption

Marcum LLP's Greg Skoda, along with U.S. Banks’ Alan Zang, Walnut Ridge’s Michael Moran and U.S. Acute Care Solutions Executive Chairman Dominic Bagnoli, explore building unique capital stack structures to fuel growth....

By Adam Burroughs

November 4, 2021

AlgiSys Raising $45M

AlgiSys BioSciences, Inc. announced that Peakstone Securities, LLC, a lower middle market U.S. investment bank, has been retained to raise $45 million in Series B capital to fund its initial commercial plans....

By Adam Burroughs

November 3, 2021

MPE Partners to Sell Bettcher Industries to KKR

MPE Partners is signing a definitive agreement to sell Bettcher Industries to KKR....

By Adam Burroughs

November 2, 2021

Materion Completes Acquisition of H.C. Starck’s Electronic Materials Portfolio

Materion Corporation has completed its previously announced acquisition of H.C. Starck Solutions’ electronic materials business, located in Newton, Massachusetts....

By Adam Burroughs

November 2, 2021

MRI Software Acquires eSight Energy

MRI Software has acquired eSight Energy Limited, a UK-based software development company....

By Adam Burroughs

November 2, 2021

Evolution Capital Partners LLC Makes Growth Investment in LEW Corp.

Private equity firm Evolution Capital Partners LLC has made a growth investment in LEW Corporation, headquartered in Mine Hill, New Jersey....

By Adam Burroughs

November 2, 2021

Align Capital Partners’ E Source Acquires WSO

Align Capital Partners is closing its sixth strategic add-on for its utility market intelligence, data science and consulting platform, E Source with Water Systems Optimization....

By Adam Burroughs

November 2, 2021

The Riverside Co. Invests in Halski Systems

The Riverside Company, a global private investor focused on the smaller end of the middle market, has invested in Halski Systems...

By Adam Burroughs

October 29, 2021

Icahn Enterprises L.P. To Sell PSC Metals LLC For $290M

Icahn Enterprises L.P.’s has entered into a definitive agreement to sell the equity interests in PSC Metals, LLC to SA Recycling LLC, for total consideration of approximately $290 million....

By Adam Burroughs

October 28, 2021

Patriot Software Secures Undisclosed Series-A Funding Round

Patriot Software Company has raised an undisclosed amount in Series-A funding, led by RZC Investments....

By Adam Burroughs

October 25, 2021

WillScot Mobile Mini Acquires Sommer’s Mobile Leasing

WillScot Mobile Mini Holdings Corp. has closed the acquisition of Sommer’s Mobile Leasing, Inc....

By Adam Burroughs

October 20, 2021

Learning the ropes: acquisitions in a family business

Taylor Burke-Gilman and Lauren Burke-Devere on how they got involved in the family business, their transition into leadership, and what they’ve learned so far about acquisitions....

By Adam Burroughs

October 18, 2021

Lucid Diagnostics Closes IPO

Lucid Diagnostics Inc. closed its initial public offering of 5,000,000 shares of common stock....

By Adam Burroughs

October 18, 2021

Drips Receives Growth Investment from the Blue Venture Fund

Drips, the founders of Conversational Texting, has secured a growth investment from the Blue Venture Fund...

By Adam Burroughs

October 18, 2021

SPR Therapeutics Closes $37M Growth Equity Financing

SPR Therapeutics has raised $37 million in an oversubscribed Series D growth equity financing. ...

By Adam Burroughs

October 13, 2021

Riverside To Sell Lexipol

The Riverside Company has signed a definitive agreement with GTCR to sell Lexipol...

By Adam Burroughs

October 11, 2021

Trescal Acquires Broadview Instrumentation Services

Trescal, the global leader in calibration services, announced the acquisition of Broadview Instrumentation Services...

By Adam Burroughs

October 11, 2021

Cleveland-Cliffs To Acquire Ferrous Processing and Trading Company

Cleveland-Cliffs Inc. has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Ferrous Processing and Trading Company...

By Adam Burroughs