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2014-07-23 08:37:12

Funding to Fuel Continued Consumer Loan Portfolio Growth and Hiring Strategy for Top Talent CHICAGO, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AvantCredit, the fastest growing national online provider of consumer loans, announced today the completion of a $75 million round of Series C funding led by Tiger Global Management and a $200 million credit facility led by Victory Park Capital. The funding, which brings the company's total equity raised and debt committed to more than $300 million, will...

2014-07-18 12:24:48

NEW YORK, July 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Formation Capital, a healthcare focused private investment firm, together with Safanad Limited, a global principal investment firm, today announced the acquisition of fourteen skilled nursing facilities in the mid-Atlantic region for approximately $150 million. The portfolio is comprised of 1,658 beds with eleven facilities in Virginia, two in Maryland and one in Pennsylvania, and is operated by Consulate Health Care, the sixth largest provider...

2014-07-18 08:22:19

MIAMI, July 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Richmond Private Equity Group Limited announced today that its "portfolio company", National Med Care Ltd, a Salt Lake City Utah, based pharmaceutical marketing firm has entered into an agreement with Taking You Forward Inc., a Cebu Philippines based BPO firm to form a joint venture for the marketing of its compound pharmaceutical products in the United States. Under the terms of the agreement, Taking You Forward will provide 400 call center...

2014-07-16 23:08:04

John Bisack, Co-Founder and President of Fairfield-based technology solutions company Performance Improvement Partners (PIP), will address more than 500 of the world's leading middle-market deal-makers and government officials at the Alliance of Merger and Acquisition Advisors (AM&AA) Conference in Chicago. Fairfield, CT (PRWEB) July 16, 2014 On July 23rd, John Bisack, Co-Founder and President of Fairfield-based technology solutions company Performance Improvement Partners (PIP),...

2014-07-14 23:08:36

Middle Market Companies is the Job Creation Engine for the U.S. Economy San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) July 14, 2014 With the mid term elections looming, job creation, over-regulation, and big government will again be election issues. Is the government doing too much or too little to support business? Are more tax benefits focused on large companies needed to drive job growth? Should tax benefits be taken away from corporations? What really drives the U.S. economy? Look at the facts. A...

2014-06-16 08:23:15

Fund Oversubscribed; Reaches US$2.5 billion Hard Cap GREENWICH, Conn., HOUSTON, LONDON, and HONG KONG, June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- First Reserve, the largest global private equity and infrastructure investment firm exclusively focused on energy, today announced the closing of its second energy infrastructure fund, First Reserve Energy Infrastructure Fund II, L.P. ("FREIF II" or "the Fund"). Formally launched just eight months ago, the Fund was oversubscribed beyond its initial...

2014-06-13 23:01:48

The future of clean and more efficient energy is closer than most would believe. (PRWEB) June 13, 2014 Persephone Capital Partners, LLC (“Persephone”) today announced the acquisition of Cella Energy ("Cella") by a consortium of investors led by Persephone. Cella Energy is an advanced materials and technologies company with first mover advantage in safe, low-pressure and low-cost hydrogen storage technology. Cella has patented a lightweight hydrogen storage material...

2014-06-06 12:21:57

Energy sector continues to provide increased opportunities for investment NEW YORK, June 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bregal Investments is pleased to announce the sale of privately held Birchill Exploration Limited Partnership to TriOil Resources Ltd. for total proceeds of approximately CAD$256 million. The transaction was pursuant to a share purchase agreement which closed on June 5, 2014 and included approximately 4,000 boepd of production (40% liquids), 2P reserves of 26.6 million boe...

2014-06-04 12:22:25

CHICAGO, June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lincoln International ("Lincoln"), a leading global mid-market investment bank, is pleased to announce that GaiaTech, Inc. ("GaiaTech") has been sold to RPS Group plc ("RPS"). GaiaTech was a portfolio company of MSouth Equity Partners ("MSouth"). Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140603/93926 Founded in 1993 and based in Chicago, GaiaTech is a leading provider of environmental consulting and engineering services. The Company's...

2014-06-03 23:05:32

Financing Led by WP Global Partners; Brings Series B Total to $7.4 Million New York, NY (PRWEB) June 03, 2014 BrightFarms, Inc., the leading urban agriculture company, today announced the closing of an oversubscribed $2.4 million tranche of financing, resulting in a total Series B financing of $7.4 million. The tranche was led by WP Global Partners LLC, a private equity firm with over $2 billion in assets under management. The financing, which also includes participation by investors NGEN...


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