doberman puppy shutterstock_176178053 4x6
239 Views

Top 10 posts: private equity

Trending this week in private equity: CEO of PE-backed Centerplate under pressure to resign after allegedly hurting dog, Kelso offers sweet terms on latest fund, and LPs struggle to navigate most crowded fundraising environment ever.

630 Views

Aperion, Falcon Investment to buy Ontario Drive & Gear

Aperion Management and Falcon Investment Advisors, along with company management, are acquiring Ontario Drive & Gear Ltd. Financial terms weren’t announced. Stone Arch Capital is the seller. Ontario Drive & Gear, of Ontario, makes amphibious utility/extreme terrain vehicles for commercial and recreational use under the Argo brand. ORIX Corporate Capital and Ocean Avenue Capital Partners are also investing in the deal. The Bank of Montreal’s Corporate Finance Division is providing financing. Greene Holcomb & Fisher advised Stone Arch Capital/ODG.

Falcon Strategic Partners IV exceeds target

Falcon Investment Advisors has reached a final close of Falcon Strategic Partners IV with $909.7 million of capital commitments, above the fund’s original target of $850 million. Atlantic-Pacific Capital acted as placement agent.

ecoATM Secures Mezz Debt

San Diego start-up ecoATM has secured $40 million in mezzanine debt financing from Falcon Investment Advisors. To date, ecoATM has 300 kiosks nationally and plans to use this new capital to continue its goal of providing a portable electronics recycling solution across the US.

FloridaSign1

Florida Pledges $700M to PE, Infrastructure

The Florida State Board of Administration, which oversees $154 billion in pension and emergency funds, committed $700 million to five private equity, infrastructure and opportunistic debt funds during the third quarter of 2012…

PEHUB Community

Join the 12506 members of peHUB to make connections, share your opinion, and follow your favorite authors.

Join the Community

Look Who’s Tweeting

PE HUB News Briefs

RSS Feed Widget

VCJ Headlines (subscribers only)

RSS Feed Widget

Buyouts Headlines (subscribers only)

RSS Feed Widget

Reuters VC and PE feed

RSS Feed Widget